PLC Programmer

Organisatie- en afdelingsomschrijving

To stay ahead of the industry, our customer is developing tomorrow’s technology today, transforming bold ideas into state-of-the-art solutions to meet the market’s ever changing needs.  

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Maintenance Engineer to join our Customers Technical Department in Delft, the Netherlands. The department’s mission is to manage the maintenance, repair and modifications of vessels, yards and equipment, to provide technical expertise and first class support on and offshore, and to stay ahead of the development of new techniques, changing rules, regulations and client wishes.

Maintenance Engineers ensure that equipment is maintained to the highest possible standards to maximise productivity and quality in a safe environment. The successful candidate will take responsibility for the definition, implementation and continuous improvement of a company-wide maintenance strategy for the vessels, production equipment and yard locations.


  • Design and develop control systems and software
  • Prepare analysis, design calculations, parameters and/or sketches for new systems
  • Evaluate and improve the existing systems/tools based on the current demands
  • Program PLC, HMI and SCADA systems
  • Configure industrial networks system
  • Write functional software specifications and review specifications made by third parties
  • Write and execute test plans
  • Test and commission new equipment
  • Prepare design and test reports
  • Provide engineering support for end users for the new systems/tools


  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in a similar position
  • Experience with the design of electrical control systems
  • Experience with PLC programming (Siemens Step7, TIA portal,) and Scada systems (Siemens WINCC)
  • In-depth understanding of electrical drawings (single line, loop diagrams)
  • Experience in configuration of automation networks
  • Practical attitude and focus on the overall picture
  • Good command of the English language, both written and spoken
  • Willingness to work on short-term assignments abroad


The right candidate will be provided a challenging and varied position in a professional, high-tech environment. An appropriate salary, future prospects and excellent benefits are evident. After a period of secondment and functioning properly, you can be contracted by our client.

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Do you feel you are the most suitable person for this position or do you have any further questions? Send your CV to or call 010 - 307 27 27 and ask for Tom van der Linden.