Reliability Engineer

Job Title: Reliability Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Amsterdam, Netherlands
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2019-01-16
Reference: BH-95245
Contact Name: Peter Leeuwen
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Job Published: February 12, 2019 13:39

Job Description

Our client is a leading global developer and manufacturer of high-tech chemical specialties. The locations, experienced management team, commercial and geographical diversity, technical expertise and flexibility enable us to maintain our leading market positions in the area of "specialty chemicals". With over 5000 employees in 46 locations around the world, we serve more than 3,400 customers worldwide. 

Job profile:

In this position you are responsible for developing the maintenance strategies and optimization of the maintenance execution activities on the site.
You make sure that installations and equipment function safely and reliably and meet all legal requirements.
You are responsible for implementing and improving maintenance strategies on our Site, focusing on installation availability and cost savings, using the latest analysis and maintenance techniques.
You work in an environment that consists of large production installations including pumps, mixers, filters, dry dust transport, rotary kilns and many measurement & control systems, but also small, high-quality test installations for the research department.


Profile candidate:

As a Reliability Engineer you have a completed HBO or WO Engineering degree
5+ years of relevant work experience, preferably within the (petro) chemical industry.
You have excellent knowledge of information systems, environmental requirements, quality safety and safety standards and you are well informed about current developments in the field.
Being able to operate conceptually and analytically and to look outside the boundaries of your own field and be innovative, are important characteristics.
You master the Dutch and English language in word and writing, you can report well in writing and you are also prepared to follow training courses.


We offer a professional and dynamic working environment for a company that is in full development, room for personal initiative and personal development and good working conditions. A nice working atmosphere is a characteristic of our organization, you work in a team of experts together with, among others, chemical technologists, production and maintenance people to realize the continually necessary improvements.