Automation Engineer


Region: Antwerp
Country: Belgium


Working Arrangement: Hybrid


Salary: Negotiable

Application Details:

Start Date: ASAP
Expiry Date: 27/10/2023
Job Reference: BBBH184599_1697791559

Automation Engineer

Job Role: Automation Engineer

Job type: Freelance/Perm

Located: Belgium

Rates: Negotiable

I am reaching out as my Waste to Energy client in Belgium is looking for an Automation profile to assist with upcoming projects. This will last for a 12-month period.

The key aspects of this role:

Follow projects from A-Z

  • Engage in the exciting process of crafting specifications for network infrastructure, hardware components, SIL systems, and innovative software solutions.
  • Dive deep into the of material selection, precise cost estimation, and hands-on oversight of procurement, all while bringing functional descriptions and design documents to life.
  • Embark on the journey of software development, where you’ll collaborate with subcontractors and suppliers to fine-tune technical specifications, oversee software enhancements, and rigorously test and commission intricate systems.
  • Take on a crucial role in championing process safety and site safety during the design phase, ensuring a secure and thriving project environment.
  • International travel through the company.

You require:

  • A minimum of 5 years of automation experience.
  • Proficiency with various DCS (Distributed Control System) systems.
  • Willingness to travel internationally.
  • Strong skills in stakeholder management and coordination.
  • Proficiency in functional analysis and a good understanding of the three core aspects of Automation (Software, Hardware, Project Management).
  • Fluency in English.

If this sounds of interest to you let’s schedule a time to discuss it in more detail, in the meantime please drop me your CV.

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L&D Team

We are very lucky that g2 recruitment see Learning and Development as a vital part of a consultants journey which is why we have 4 people in the team who you will work very closely with from day 1 in your career. The team are on hand to guide you through your career at all levels and provide extra support working closely with the management team to give all consultants the best chance of success.  

Our Three Pillars of Training

Week 1 is a series of remote sessions to learn all things systems, followed by a 1 week academy process which is a mixture of classroom and deskside this will be in one of our UK offices and usually consists of 3-8 other consultants all starting their journey together.

Experienced Modules:
These are a variety of sessions curated by us designed to support consultants as they are progressing through the career ladder, the aim is to ensure consultants at all levels have access to L&D.

Junior Management Programme:
Ran by our head of L&D this programme is designed to support junior managers as they start their management career. This involves things like personal branding, time management and ends in a business plan which is presented to members of the Exec board and senior management team.

Jaz D’Avola
Head of Learning & Development

Jaz joined g2 Recruitment in 2013.

She now leads our Learning and Development programme, transferring the knowledge and wisdom she learnt as a recruiter to the new generation of talent.

Imani WIlliams
Learning and Development Consultant

Imani joined g2 Recruitment in 2022.

His role involves developing individuals in all areas of the business, varying from inducting and onboarding consultants to working with them 1 to 1 to identify areas of development.  He aids with growth of L&D across the business, watching consultants experience and develop.

Meghan Mcloughlin
Learning and Development Consultant

Meghan joined g2 in 2023 as an L&D consultant, Working in recruitment for 6 years, her role is to  help consultants at all levels to upskill and focus on development points. This could be anything from sales calls or candidate calls to organisation improvements.

Kane Gray
Systems & Academy Trainer

Kane joined g2 in April 2023 as an Academy & Systems Trainer.

His role involves teaching the consultants that are new to the company the foundations of recruitment and our systems before then helping them to upskill in areas specific to each consultant. Working closely with different consultants and watching them implement the feedback, apply it, and then benefit off the back of it.


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