PLC / SCADA Engineer in the Netherlands

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PLC / SCADA Engineer in the Netherlands

Vacancy ID 38
Region Zuid-Holland
Branche Engineering
Hours per week 40 uur
Hours per week 40

Have you ever considered working abroad? This is your chance! TopShore is looking for multiple Engineers for our employers in the Netherlands. Read more below.

Your job

As a PLC/SCADA Engineer, you will work in the automation and control of dredgers and related equipment. You will be responsible for designing, coding and testing PLC and SCADA software for monitoring, processing, measuring and controlling systems for dredging components. You will work as part of a project team and be supervised by the Lead Engineer Automation.

In addition, your role will include designing and configuring user interfaces relating to the dredging process using SCADA packages. It will also involve drawing up functional specifications and writing software for SCADA with PLC and other systems. You will set up the overall system configuration and testing of applications using a simulator.

Your profile

To be eligible for the role of PLC/SCADA Engineer, you must have the following:

  • A higher vocational education
  • Demonstrable experience with and/or an affinity for measuring and control technology, and process automation
  • Knowledge of and experience with designing, programming and coding PLCs such as Allen Bradley and Bachmann with the relevant packages
  • Knowledge of CIMPLICITY and Atvise SCADA packages
  • Some knowledge of process management systems
  • The ability to read drawings (electric, pneumatic and hydraulic)
  • A desire to work in project teams
  • Strong communication skills
  • An analytic approach and the ability to take the initiative
  • An excellent command of English (minimum B2/C1)

! Please note, only ingenieros with an EU work visa will be considered as viable candidates. An online assessment and screening can be part of the recruitment process.

Our Offer

TopShore offers job opportunities for Spanish ingenieros in the Netherlands. We set you up with an employer, off a salary between €2200 and €4000 gross per month (depending on your experience), assist you in finding a home and help you grow by offering courses and training.

Going abroad to the Netherlands puts extreme added value to your career as this country has been very innovative and progressive throughout the years. TopShore helps you in ensuring a stable future with a respectful company, a good salary and opportunities for growth and development. Working abroad in the Netherlands will give you both professional and personal experience as you will encounter new working methods, learn about cultural differences and make new friends. For more information please visit our website ( and download the syllabus.

Recruitment Process

Send your resume (in English) to mentioning the vacancy ID or apply via our website. If your cv proves to be interesting, we will set up a Skype interview. The selected ingenieros will also be interviewed live in Spain after which we will match them with one of our Dutch employers.