Automation Engineer

Referentienummer MIIV02920, Schiedam , Nederland

Electrical & Instrumentation

Are you an Automation Engineer who is looking to play a pivotal role in revolutionizing shipbuilding processes through cutting-edge technology and innovative automation solutions? This is your chance to be part of a dynamic environment where your expertise will shape the future of the maritime industry!

Vervulde vacature

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As Automation Engineer, your involvement starts at the very beginning of the project with the development of design proposals and calculations. Together with your team, you will deliver engineering documents throughout the execution of the project. 

Specifically, you will:

  • Develop specification documents, functional descriptions, schematic drawings, test and validation plans.
  • Perform calculation to prove the design, perform design checks and review.
  • Ensured the required quality is guaranteed at each step.
  • Perform cost analysis on offers together with the Purchase department.
  • Always work in compliance with requirements and specifications as imposed by Class and customer.
  • Ensure that vendors and subcontractors work in line with deadlines.
  • Support during the production and submittal of proposals to customers.
  • Develop standards and working methods
  • Provide technical support during commissioning activities when required.

Functie eisen

In your role of Automation Engineer, you bring with you:

  • Higher degree (MSc or BSc) in a relevant field (Electrical Engineering, Automation, etc.), 
  • Few years of experience in the design and installation of complex automation systems in a similar industry.
  • Excellent command of English (Dutch and/or German are appreciated but not mandatory)
  • EU citizenship. This a MUST have requirement, as NON EU profiles (outside or within Europe) cannot be considered for this project.


Depending on your professional and personal situation, you will receive an appropriate package of employment conditions. We are happy to inform you about these conditions in a personal interview.


Our client is a part of a global brand in the shipbuilding industry, combining modern technology with a tradition reaching back two centuries. Experience in design, engineering and construction of hundreds of naval and commercial vessels makes this company a successful and reliable specialist who sets high standards for employees as well as partners. This company offers a possibility to join high-end projects and solve complex engineering problems, while allowing access to a wide network and resources at a unique location by the Dutch coast.