Allround Maintenance Engineer Machinery

  • Enschede
  • Full time
  • Further Education
  • 3.400 - 4.200 p.m.

Allround Maintenance Engineer Machinery

  • Enschede
  • Full time
  • Further Education
  • 3.400 - 4.200 p.m.

Job description

When you are reading this vacancy, please keep in mind this vacancy is located in the Netherlands. The contract at hand is for at least 7 months but it is also possible to commit to this position for several years. Furthermore, you may have the possibility to travel back to the country of origin (partially or fully reimbursed) once a month.

Within JAWS International, we provide support in the job finding process and the relocation process. We provide transitional housing and support with language lessons as well as giving you general support in your first months in the Netherlands. We organize gatherings with current JAWS International staff, JAWS International "Alumni" and other expats in the region, to support the forming of social bonds for our candidates. Interested in a long-term career in the Netherlands? Please read on!


Your main activities include the following:

You carry out repair work in both mechanical and electrical engineering on machines and installations, based on the planning and within the existing guidelines/procedures in order to keep production line downtimes to a minimum. You also carry out preventive maintenance on machines and installations to prevent malfunctions.

You are also responsible for monitoring installations and machines in order to gain insight into the functioning of the installations and machines, so that you can also take corrective measures if necessary. You are in a position to make improvement proposals to the manager in the areas of effectiveness, efficiency, working conditions and safety. In this way you contribute to optimizing work processes.

Finally, it is important that you have knowledge and experience with PLC. You are involved in reading, monitoring and, where necessary, adjusting PLC equipment. You also take responsibility for organizing your own work as well as that of others and you are authorized to independently carry out very complicated repairs and maintenance work on technical installations.




• You will be offered a very varied job with the prospect of permanent employment;

• Your salary is between Є 2.800,00 and Є 3.600,00 euros gross per month based on a 38-hour working week;

• An additional compensation for running consignment shifts;

• You have free access to more than 600 different training and courses related to your personal development;

• You can also work Saturdays.


• You have completed a diploma at a secondary technical school, in mechanical or electrical engineering;

• You have at least four years of work experience in a technical position in the food industry;

• You have insight into technical aspects of industrial machines and installations, as well as insight into production technical matters;

• You can work under time pressure (this happens regularly) and also work very accurately.

Company profile

The company is known as a leading International food company, with over more than 12.000 employees worldwide with innovative market concepts. The company is active in meat processing and offers every technician an unlikely range of challenges in which you can contribute to the goal of providing more than 100 million people with food every day.

Want to know more?

Has the vacancy of all-round mechanic and service technician aroused your interest and does the position seem like the perfect fit for you? Contact us using the contact details below.

If the position doesn't quite suit you, but you are interested in a new challenge, we look forward to receiving your response!


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