Junior PLC Engineers- The Netherlands | Collins McNicholas

Junior PLC Engineers- The Netherlands

  • Reference: 44603N
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Location: International, Mainland Europe
  • Category: Engineering, Technical & Manufacturing

Responsibilities of the PLC Project Engineer:

  • Travel to the customer site where you’ll commission PLC hardware and software (control and transport systems), you’ll spend 50% of your time travelling;
  • Responsible for project reporting to the Project Leader, and you’ll provide on-site user training. During the project you’ll closely monitor the available budget and the agreed schedule, and you’ll take the appropriate actions when necessary;
  • Design and program PLC controls meeting high quality demands on a project basis;
  • During the commissioning phase you’ll carry out functional testing of the PLC hardware and software, you’ll also integrate these in the overall control system;
  • During the project you’ll closely monitor the available budget and the agreed schedule, and you’ll take the appropriate actions when necessary.



  • Bachelor (higher vocational education) in Electrical Engineering, Industrial Automation, Computer Science or Controls Technology;
  • Knowledge of and experience in PLC applications (Siemens S7);
  • Willing to work regularly for extended periods in other countries (up to 50% of your time); Good command of English.


You can expect:

  • Good competitive salary;
  • Pension scheme, no waiting days are served in case of incapacity of work, accident insurance, supplementary occupational disability insurance and a collective health insurance;
  • Travel allowance, Holiday pay, 24 vacation days and shift allowance;
  • We support your relocation to the Netherlands including your working permit, provide a personal development program and introduce you into our large expat community with several social events a year.


For a confidential discussion and more information on the role, please contact Nicola Egan on 090 64 78104 or email nicola.egan@collinsmcnicholas.ie

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