Resident Technician

We are looking for a Maintenance Technician to join our team based on our client’s site in Waaljwik.

This is a great opportunity to work in an automated warehouse, with excellent training and development on offer to progress you to become a Multi Skilled Engineer.

Our client is one of The Netherlands leading ecommerce retail brands and their site utilises TGW’s automated solution throughout their warehouse.  The onsite equipment includes conveyors, cranes and high-speed storage and retrieval shuttles.

Main Responsibilities

As a Maintenance Technician, you will work with experienced Engineers to support the automated equipment, covering electrical, mechanical and some software fault-finding and resolution duties. You will support continuous improvement activities on the site to ensure that the automated equipment runs at maximum efficiency with minimal downtime.

You'll have the opportunity to work in a large, experienced team undergoing training to develop your skills, such as learning how to troubleshoot Controls/PLCs or how to fully service automated cranes. As you'll be representing TGW on site, you'll also play an important role in building a professional relationship with the client.

The site is open 24/7 and you will work 6 out of every 10 calendar days, followed by 4 days off.  Shift time are 6am to 2pm, 2pm to 10pm and 10pm to 6am.

About You

You will have a good working knowledge of electrical and mechanical engineering principles with some experience of undertaking installations or planned and reactive maintenance in a previous role .

 As you will be on client-site, you'll need strong communication skills and customer focus.  You will enjoy working as part of a team and have a flexible approach to your work.


  • Qualified to WEB level 2 as a minimum
  • Fluent Dutch language skills


  • Previous experience of working within an automated warehouse environment, with experience of maintaining conveyors and other automated equipment.
  • Intermediate English language skills

We offer

We offer a competitive salary and benefits package which includes pension and 32 day’s holiday.

Your contact person

for this job opening:

Christine Brown

Contract Type
Permanent - Full Time
Closing Date
30 September, 2019
Waalwijk, Netherlands