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Senior PLC Engineer

Do you want to work for a global player in the robotics automation industry? Do you like to design independent controls for our machines ? And do you have the skills to become a leader within the Controls department? Then read on quickly. You have just found your dream job.


What does your day look like?

You come in, first have a cup of coffee and catch up with your colleagues. The Sales department sounded champagne last week, a new machine has been sold. It is up to you to translate the customer's wishes into concrete solutions. If Sr. PLC Engineer you realize the final solution for the customer from the drawing table. First of all, you start by create an effective functional specification document. When organizing and planning you think three steps ahead and you look beyond your own work.

After the joint lunch you will be called by the Electrical Engineer. He asks you for advice. You are an experienced PLC Engineer who is able to take the lead in a project, who can coach younger engineers. By asking the right questions, you understand exactly what he needs and you come to the right solution together. Additionally, one of your objectives is to implement a structured approach to further develop our software in a modular fashion.

At the end of the day you will have contact with the Project Manager about further modernization and automation of existing solutions. A great challenge, where you can work creatively!

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What can you expect?

Short lines, fast communication and a lot of freedom characterize our organization. We work hard and really try to help customers move forward, but we also really appreciate a joke every now and then.

What connects us every day is our culture and the way we work together. A place where you can discover and experiment. And you can always fall back on others if you don't know for a while. Because you grow together! We see that our employees are happy at work here. That is why we invest in this. Every day again!

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What are you bringing?

  • Completed HBO education
  • Can develop and validate documentation (URS, FDS, SDS, TDS)
  • Capable of leading project processes and guiding colleagues in these
  • Gets enthusiastic about modular design and uniformity
  • Understands the automation pyramid (layering in the software)
  • Masters international control standards (ISA88, Pack-ML)
  • Proficient in Object Oriented Programming and PLC-open control blocks
  • Has an affinity for or possesses safety certifications (TUV: Certified Machinery Safety Expert)
  • Experienced with B&R PLCs, VFDs, Motion, Safety, and Bus systems (preferred)
  • Knowledgeable in Mitsubishi PLCs and ABB Robot communication (preferred)
  • Familiar with communication protocols like OPC-UA, Ethernet-IP, Modbus TCP
  • You live in the Netherlands

What do we offer you?

Will you become the Senior PLC Engineer at KRANENDONK? Then we offer you a job at the top of automation. Our business premises in Tiel offer all the facilities you would expect from a modern office building. Fresh fruit, coffee, tea and soft drinks should of course not be missing during your working day.

You will also receive a good salary based on the number of hours you want to work. In addition, you will receive a good travel allowance and we have an excellent pension scheme. Moreover, you will also find a lot of fun from your new colleagues with us. With monthly drinks, legendary parties, the best team activities and an informal atmosphere.

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We are happy to take the next step together with you!

Enthusiastic? Then we'd love to hear from you. Send your CV directly to our recruiter using the application form below. We will contact you within three working days.

For further information or questions about the position of Senior PLC Engineer, please contact John Takkebos (Interim HR Manager) on 06-22701123 or by email at j.takkebos@krandonk.com .

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