Director of Industrial Automation

Director of Industrial Automation.

Director of Industrial Automation





Automation engineer

Join a pioneering industrial automation company committed to revolutionizing manufacturing processes globally. We specialize in providing cutting-edge automation solutions to optimize production efficiency, enhance product quality, and reduce operational costs for our clients across various industries. As we continue to expand our presence in the market, we are seeking a dynamic and experienced Director of Industrial Automation to lead our operations in Amsterdam.

Position Overview:
As the Director of Industrial Automation, you will be responsible for overseeing all aspects of our automation projects in Amsterdam and surrounding regions. You will lead a multidisciplinary team of engineers and technicians, drive innovation in automation technologies, and ensure the successful execution of projects from conception to implementation. This role offers the opportunity to make a significant impact on the future of manufacturing through the deployment of state-of-the-art automation solutions.

Key Responsibilities:
Led and mentored a team of engineers and technicians to deliver high-quality automation projects on time and within budget.
Collaborate with clients to understand their automation needs and develop tailored solutions to address their specific requirements.
Stay abreast of emerging automation technologies and trends to drive innovation and maintain our competitive edge in the market.
Oversee project planning, resource allocation, and risk management to ensure successful project execution and customer satisfaction.
Foster a culture of continuous improvement, efficiency, and excellence within the automation team.

Bachelor's or Master's degree in engineering, computer science, or a related field.
Proven track record of at least 8 years in industrial automation, with a minimum of 3 years in a leadership role.
Deep technical expertise in automation systems, including PLC programming, robotics, SCADA systems, and industrial control networks.
Strong project management skills with the ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously.
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to build and maintain relationships with clients and internal stakeholders.
Fluent in English; proficiency in Dutch is a plus.

Why Join Us:
Opportunity to lead a talented team and drive innovation in industrial automation.
Competitive salary and benefits package.
A dynamic and collaborative work environment with opportunities for professional growth and development.
Make a meaningful impact on the future of manufacturing and contribute to building a more sustainable world through automation.

If you are passionate about industrial automation and ready to take on a leadership role in Amsterdam, we want to hear from you! Please submit your resume and cover letter detailing your relevant experience and why you are the ideal candidate for this position.

Darwin Recruitment is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Bradley Wilkins


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