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Automation Engineer new investments


Limburg ( > Belgium > Europe)

Job description

We are looking for Automation Engineers (m/f)

In our challenge to successfully implement two major greenfield investments in our Genk plant, we are recruiting master level automation engineers.
The investments are a new annealing and pickling line (BUL4) and a new cold colling mill (CRM5).

Your role

As an engineer you will be integrated within a team of experienced professionals working together on the electrical and automation (E&A) part of both …
1. 2 main greenfield investment project who will be delivered turn-key
2. a number of automation projects closely linked to the above mentioned investments (which includes projects that will be executed internally and in cooperation with external partners)

Your responsibilities

- You will take part and/or be responsible for all stages (of the E&A aspects) in these projects: project specifications, engineering, preparation, (follow-up of) commissioning and ramp-up, supporting in solving residual technical problems, etc).
- For projects that will be mainly executed by external suppliers, you will take part in the guidance and follow-up of these external companies concerning E&A.
- For projects that will be executed internally, you will design and execute parts of the hardware/software yourself, in cooperation with colleagues form the Aperam Genk automation department.
- You will take be responsible for the instructions, documentations and support in the handover of the new or modified technical systems to the electrical maintenance department.
- You will be responsible for both functional safety of the technical systems (and modification of existing systems) and for personnel safety during the execution of these projects.

Functie : Information Technology , Engineering

Vaardigheden : Automation , PLC programming , Electrical Engineering

Sector : Mining and Metals


  • Limburg ( > Belgium > Europe)
Profile preference

- You have a basic technical education as well as an additional education (Ingenieur or Master) in electrical engineering and automation engineering
- Good PLC skills and experience in PLC programming are required; Some experience with electrical drive systems are a plus
- You are driven by creativity and innovation and are eager to learn and share;
- You are entrepreneurial, with strong communication skills
- Reliability, teamwork and organizational skills are among your strengths;
- You are motivated to travel (good English skills are also essential) and to integrate an international and multi-disciplinary team working in different countries.


  • Engels

Hanneke Luykx


Hanneke Luykx Hanneke Luykx

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