Automation Engineer

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Automation Engineer

Vacancy ID 96
Region Zuid-Holland
Branche Automation & Instrumentation
Hours per week 40 uur

Automation Engineer


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

Your job

As an Automation Engineer you execute projects in the area of automation and system integration. You are responsible for writing and developing industrial and embedded automation systems such as PLC, SCADA and Siemens S7. You also focus on control systems and configurations and take technical initiative to optimise the effect of software applications. Besides this you take care of correct documentation of the control and automation software. Depending on the client, you work in a specific field such as shipbuilding, heavy lifting on- and/or offshore.

Your profile

To be eligible for the position of Automation Engineer you need the following requirements:

  • A degree in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering with a specialisation in control engineering or another related specialisation
  • Up to date knowledge of industrial and embedded automation systems such as PLC, SCADA, Siemens S7 etc.
  • Preferably 2-5 years’ experience in the field of automation and systems
  • Knowledge of advanced model based control methods
  • Fluent in English both written and verbally

Our Offer

TopShore offers job opportunities for highly skilled engineers in the Netherlands. We set you up with an employer, off a salary between €2000 and €5000 gross per month (depending on your experience). Besides this we will assist you in finding a home and making arrangements such as public administration and healthcare. TopShore can also introduce you to a community of likeminded by organising social events. Besides this TopShore helps you in ensuring a stable future with a respectful company and provides opportunities for growth and development such as training and courses.

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 CV (in English) to mentioning the vacancy ID or apply via our website and we will contact you as soon as possible. Best regards, the TopShore team!