Team Lead Electrical and Control Engineering


Antonieta Pichinte

Recruitment Partner Consultant at Van Storm

Job summary:

Tasks: Leading and supporting the controls and electrical engineering team

Projects: Offshore Energy & Renewables

Company: Lead TCP manufacturer

Main requirements: Experience in industrial automation in a manufacturing facility

Your opportunity

Are you ready to take on a leadership role that will drive the reliability and availability of the state-of-the-art production facilities? As a Team Leader, you will inspire, motivate, and mentor your team members while contributing to their professional growth and development.

By combining your experience in industrial automation in a manufacturing facility with your coaching skills, you will play a key role in the organization.

What you will do

  • Leading and supporting the controls and electrical engineering team
  • Reporting directly to the Operations Manager
  • Ensuring the reliability of control systems and electrical installations
  • Collaborating with maintenance, IT, project leads, and others to maximize factory uptime and implement budget-friendly modifications
  • Communicating with equipment suppliers and subcontractors
  • Establishing and maintaining standardized engineering procedures
  • Following the continuous improvement mindset: spotting issues and proposing solutions
  • Onboarding and training new team members
  • Participating in consignment support during out-of-office hours on a rotating basis

Where you will work

On the coast near the Dutch city of Haarlem, our client operates state-of-the-art production facilities for the extrusion of thermoplastic composite pipes. An independent company that delivers lightweight, high-strength, and corrosion-resistant pipe solutions for renewable energy and oil & gas applications worldwide. Although a well-established organization it has a true scaling-up mentality in which people with an entrepreneurial mindset will thrive.

  • Continuous technological development for new applications
  • Projects around the globe, ranging from deepwater environments to hydrogen transportation
  • Short communication lines, get-the-job-done attitude
  • Fast growth outlook and potential
  • Dutch innovative drive in an international setting

What you already have

  • BSc. Or MSc. in Electrical Engineering¸ Industrial Automation or related technical education
  • +5 years of working experience as an Engineer in a manufacturing environment
  • +2 years of experience as a Team Leader
  • Good working knowledge of engineering processes and documentation
  • Knowledge of ISA88, Beckhoff PLCs, Safety Hardware and Programming, and HMI’s
  • Excellent leadership skills
  •  Ability to work in a high-paced, entrepreneurial & multicultural environment
  •  Excellent communication skills and fluent English, so you can communicate efficiently with your multicultural team
  •  Available for full-time in IJmuiden  

Your benefits

  • 32 paid holidays per year for a good work-life balance
  • Salary based on expertise starting from 60K gross per year
  • Covered commuting and interviewing costs
  • Business Travel Insurance
  • Basic Dutch course, so you will understand the Dutch jokes during the coffee break
  • Access to social gatherings, lectures, and events, so you will meet like-minded friends within the Dutch Maritime Industry. We also offer you a 1-year membership of KNVTS, Royal Dutch Association of Marine Engineers
  • Housing search support and registration provided by Van Storm 

Sounds interesting?

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