bookmark_border Automation Engineer
  • domainJ-Tec Material Handling
  • location_cityKapellen


  • As an Automation engineer you are responsible for engineering process control systems for various (inter)national projects.
  • You combine the functional analyses of the project with the programming of PLC’s,  HMI panels and Scada systems
  • You will be part of a dedicated team, where you can have the possibility to act as the functional project lead. 
  • If required the automation engineer can attend meetings to discuss the functional analyses.
  • During commissioning, you will work together with the commissioning engineer to test the entire functionality.


  • As an Automation engineer you own a higher technical degree (Bachelor or Master).
  • You have minimum 3 years of experience in programming process control systems with Siemens and/or Rockwell. 
  • Knowledge of electrical engineering is an asset, electrical drawings in particular. 
  • Flexible to travel abroad several times a year, for periods of 2 or 3 weeks, depending on the size and complexity of the project. 
  • Like your future colleagues, you believe in continuous improvement, creative solutions, ownership and teamwork.
  • You have good communication skills and speak fluently Dutch and English.
  • In the possession of a driver’s licence type B.


  • A various function as an Automation Engineer in a professional and progressive environment, where personal development is important.
  • A technically challenging job, because every project is unique and the solution we provide is tailored to our customer’s needs. 
  • Internal and external training to specialise in our business and support the growth of your competences.
  • Possibility to follow workshops and trainings to keep up to date with technical novelties. 
  • An attractive and competitive salary package with extra allowances for your overnight stays abroad.
  • You will be part of a team of experienced and highly motivated colleagues
  • J-Tec is a growing, international company, with a flat hierarchy and short communication lines.
  • Published 07 February 2020
  • City Kapellen
  • Region Antwerp
  • Sector Engineers
  • Education Master's Degree, Academic Bachelor, Professional Bachelor
  • Function Type Clerk
  • Experience At least 2 years experience
  • Driver License Vehicles <. 3,5t and max. 8 seats<. 3,5t and max. 8 seats
  • Skills Technische vaardigheden
  • Language skills Dutch, Flemish, English
  • Company J-Tec Material Handling
  • Function HR Manager
  • Person Zaineb El Miniti
J-Tec Material Handling