Controls Teamleader H/F

The Controls Teamleader has overall responsibility for all controls related activities across TGW France and will drive the growth and development of the controls function to create a profit centre that is capable of successfully delivering a minimum of Electrical Installation and PLC controls “in house”.


• Professional leadership and management of all controls operations for TGW France
• Development and execution of growth strategy and operating plans to reach our target of delivering at least 80% of controls work in house
• Management and development of ongoing outsourcing strategies
• Recruitment and ongoing development of the team across the region
• Resource planning and management in line with project forecasts
• Manage the departmental budget and attain agreed contribution targets
• Develop and maintain departmental processes and standards to ensure a continuous drive towards improved efficiency
• Procurement of Sub Contract PLC services where required
• Build and maintain relationships with TGW suppliers of electrical installation and controls


• At least 5 years of proven experience of managing and growing a controls function in a successful and fast growing business
• A background in Material Handling/Automation Industry
• Strong engineering knowledge covering electrical and control systems
• Strong communicator across all levels of the business
• Inspiring and engaging leader of people, with previous experience of managing large teams
• Ability to travel in France on regular basis
• Languages:
 Fluent English mandatory
 Spanish or German would be a plus

Contract Type
Full Time - Permanent
Créteil - Préfecture