Lead Engineer Electrical/Controls

Do you have a Higher Professional Education (HBO) or Secondary Vocational Education (MBO) in Electrical Engineering with extensive experience, and do you enjoy coordinating complete projects and acting as the project engineering hub in our Electrical Engineering department? If so, apply for the position of Lead Engineer Electrical / Controls at Mpac Langen!

As Lead Engineer Electrical / Controls, you contribute to the creation of fantastic packaging machinery. You act as the coordinator throughout the project.

Responsibilities include

  • determining control principles, based on the project specifications and the machine design
  • developing and achieving new project-specific functionality if standard designs are not available or sufficient
  • coordinating project staffing
  • drawing up and managing project planning
  • determining and assessing necessary hours and materials
  • setting up and conducting feasibility tests
  • giving project information to (Junior and Senior) Electrical Engineers and coaching and supporting the Engineers
  • supporting Sales when determining concepts
  • supporting Operations and Service with respect to questions about designs / projects
  • presenting the design during (client) meetings and in engineering teams
  • writing progress reports for the department and the project manager
  • identifying and achieving improvements within the department (procedures, instructions, etc.).

You will obviously have regular meetings with colleagues and the client.

Your profile

  • you have completed Higher Professional Education (HBO) in Electrical Engineering (Industrial automation or Mechatronics)
  • minimum of 10 years’ experience as a (Senior) software and hardware engineer
  • experience in coaching and supporting project teams in a technical environment
  • knowledge of (PLC) programming languages (AB and Codesys)
  • knowledge of process controls (Motion and PLC/iPC) and visualisation (HMI) is a bonus
  • knowledge of hardware components and systems (robotics and vision)
  • pro-active, service-oriented attitude
  • flexible attitude to work, results oriented and accurate
  • good verbal and written communicative skills
  • good command of Dutch and English.

What we offer you

In our company, you will be given the opportunity to learn and to advance in your career.

Besides a fixed salary, we offer you the following terms and conditions of employment:

  • 27 holiday days and 13 days off due to shorter working hours (ADV days)
  • Flexible working hours
  • Travel expense allowance
  • Group health insurance
  • Attractive pension scheme

Mpac Langen works with the Metalektro Collective Labour Agreement.

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