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Operational Technology Manager

Engineering
Veghel
English and Swedish, German and English, Polish and English, English and Dutch, English

Are you a highly skilled Automation Manager, fluent in English and seeking employment in the Veghel/Eindhoven area? This is the perfect opportunity for you to advance your career in the Netherlands!

With this job, you will be responsible for further developing the Operational Technology team, maintaining and improving the automation of two factories. In this crucial role, you will ensure continuity of business operations for the entire site, which utilizes a range of modern technologies. There are also opportunities to explore strategies for technical innovations.

As a Manager, you should have proven leadership experience in an industrial automation environment, and you will need to set up and develop the local team. Don't hesitate, apply now and grab this opportunity!The factory belongs to one of the largest factories of a leading organization in the food industry. The location produces raw materials used in, among other things, medical nutrition and baby food. The Industrial Automation Manager is responsible for ensuring business continuity of the factory in the area of Operational Technology (OT). You also play an important role in identifying opportunities for improvement to take the organization to a higher level and make it future-proof. Additionally, you are an important sparring partner for both internal and external stakeholders, where you are the expert in the field of OT, control systems, and automation.

Your responsibilities:


  • Leading your team of 6 FTEs;

  • Performing corrective and preventive maintenance of control systems and automation in the factory and improving maintenance processes;

  • Ensuring and improving cybersecurity;

  • Executing the OT Masterplan, where you implement improvements to establish a stable basis for automation and thus build a future-proof factory.

The salary is €7000 per 38-hour week and depends on education, knowledge, and experience!


Furthermore, you can expect:


  • 4% year-end bonus;

  • 12.5% extra bonus based on personal KPIs and company objectives;

  • 8% holiday pay;

  • Good pension plan (3.3% personal contribution);

  • 25 vacation days;

  • The ability to develop your knowledge through taking courses and trainings!



What's next? Within four working days, we will communicate whether you are eligible for the position. We will schedule an introductory meeting, either digitally or face-to-face. In this meeting, we will inform you as extensively as possible about the vacancy, the company, and the follow-up procedure. In consultation with you, we will introduce you to our client and continue to guide you through the application process. The Independent Recruiters Group has a large team of specialized recruiters. Each recruiter has a strong focus on their own field of expertise. Therefore, they are the perfect sparring partner for both the candidate and the client.

Requirements:

* Bachelor/Master degree in the field of industrial automation/technical business administration or a similar direction;
* At least 5 years of relevant work and leadership experience in this function within industrial automation or a similar field. Preferably gained in the food industry or pharmaceuticals;
* Knowledge of OT systems (preferably familiar with PCS7) & architecture (ISA 88, 95, 99, 102);
* Familiarity with ITIL (Information Technology Infrastructure Library);
* Familiar with maintenance management processes and systems (preferably SAP PM).

About the company:

Are you a highly skilled Automation Manager, fluent in English and seeking employment in the Veghel/Eindhoven area? This is the perfect opportunity for you to advance your career in the Netherlands!

With this job, you will be responsible for further developing the Operational Technology team, maintaining and improving the automation of two factories. In this crucial role, you will ensure continuity of business operations for the entire site, which utilizes a range of modern technologies. There are also opportunities to explore strategies for technical innovations.

As a Manager, you should have proven leadership experience in an industrial automation environment, and you will need to set up and develop the local team. Don't hesitate, apply now and grab this opportunity!