Maintenance technician ( PLC ) GHENT Automotive sector

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Maintenance Automation Technician


Full/part time

Full time



Main requirements towards the candidate

Our client has been in operation since 1927. Today our plant is one of the most well-known and respected car brands in the world, with sales of 534,332 cars in 2016 in about 100 countries. It formed part of the Swedish  Group until 1999, when the company was bought by ompany from US. Our factory is continuously looking for new technologies and innovation. In Ghent, we`ve big plans. Next to the construction and production of our models (electrical),


Do you want to be part of our mission and ensure our growth in your dream job?

You analyse malfunctions on fully automated production installations and solve them

You optimise automated production installations in terms of production output, quality and technical reliability

You perform preventive and corrective/curative maintenance tasks

You identify, repair or replace defective systems or components of industrial automated installations in accordance with regulations, machine specifications, documentation, etc.

You receive the necessary training and support and pass this on to your colleagues

You will be closely involved in the introduction of new installations, processes and new car models

You work in a team with fellow technicians

Has a technical degree, preferably a Bachelor Energy Technology, Electromechanics, ... or 7th year of specialisation in electrical installation techniques, measurement and control techniques, ... with experience or equivalent through experience

Shows an interest in automation, PLC, robot controls, ...

Has a strong analytical and problem solving capacity

Has experience with automated production lines and PLC-controlled machines

Takes initiative and shows the will to grow and expand knowledge

Has a passion for the latest technological developments


Regular hours per week hours 40h/week 

Paycheck Monthly 

Gross salary / hour 22.44€ 

Gross salary /month +/- 4300-4890€ (if you include the shift allowance 

+11% or +26%) 

Mealvouchers Yes 5.70€/working day 

Hospitalisation Yes 

Pension plan Yes 

Private accident insurance Yes 

Shift allowance Yes +11% early/late shift, +26% night shift 

Overtimes Yes paid at 150% 

Company Restaurant Yes. Healthy, varied meals at very affordable 


Employee car program Nothing better than driving a car you built yourself. 

safety and comfort for an unmatchable, 

competitive rental price. 

Working hours 5:15-13:30, 13:30-21:30, 21:30-5:15


 3 stage interview process. Please send your CV to along with a detailed letter explaining why you are suitable and interested in such a position.

Novi Global is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy and we do not discriminate against any candidates applying for the role.

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Maintenance technician ( PLC ) GHENT Automotive sector
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