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Resident Engineer

03 June 2024

Brief description of job: Are you looking for an exciting new challenge – one where you can really make a difference? Are you passionate about technology and keen to share your expertise internationally? Step forward and discover Swisslog! Working as part of our #Maintenance Team with a great team spirit, you will use the power of technology to shape the future of intralogistics for forward-thinking customers. We are offering a talented individual the opportunity to join our incredible team and get the most out of their potential – could it be you?

Short Facts

  • Barendrecht
    Barendrecht, Netherlands
  • Swisslog
  • Customer Service
    Customer Service
  • Permanent Position
    Permanent Position


For the team in Albert Heijn's brand-new Home Shop Centre (HSC) in Barendrecht, we are looking for a Resident Engineer.
In this position, you will work 40 hours in extended (mainly) 2-shifts. The shift hours are from 6am - 11pm, between Monday and Sunday. On average you will work 4 nightshifts every 4 months and an on-call shift will be worked every 5th week.

Your tasks include:
  • Performing electro-mechanical preventive and corrective maintenance on automated material handling equipment, such as Autostore and conveyors, in accordance with quality standards.
  • Resolving faults and user problems of a mechanical and electronic nature. If necessary, you will liaise with remote specialists, for example controls and software support.
  • You will represent Swisslog in a professional manner and maintain customer relations.

Application Requirements

  • Mechanical or electrical maintenance engineering background
  • Understanding of planned preventive maintenance (PPM) schedules.
  • Experience working on automated equipment such as conveyors and robots is desirable but not essential.
  • Understanding of CMMS for PPM’s and fault logging for reporting and identifying continuous improvements.

Our promise

Swisslog provides you with the possibility to grow while working with us to deliver a game changing mission: to shape the future of intralogistics by introducing an era of robotic and data-driven automated solutions that create exceptional customer value. We are proud of our Swiss roots, while the opportunities we offer stretch across the globe. We don't expect perfection, but we do expect Collaboration, Commitment, Clarity, and Competence (our Core Values) from all our colleagues. In return, we offer you the chance to be part of the driving force behind solutions that are shaping the future, while we develop the leaders that will shape ours.
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    Big Brand Customers

About Swisslog

Swisslog is shaping the #future of #intralogistics. As part of the KUKA Group, we are at the forefront of technology that is changing the world. Serving some of the biggest and most exciting brands across the globe, we're a team of 2,000 professionals and 50 nationalities, working together to transform intralogistics with smart minds and fresh perspectives. With our flexible, #robotic and #data-driven automated solutions, we are powering the supply chain and taking the industry forward. #JoinOurTeam and bring ideas to life!
We offer
Swisslog is part of a global organization that strives to provide opportunities, a healthy work-life balance and a wide range of social activities. Just some of the benefits our teams enjoy include:
  • Competitive salary and a shift allowance
  • A great working environment
  • Working with advanced technologies
  • Encourages new ideas & innovations
  • Hands on training & skills development

Ready to start your Journey?

We are looking forward to hearing from you