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Plant Systems & Control Coordinator

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Job ID 288862 Date posted 04/22/2024 Location : Sas van Gent, Netherlands Category  BUILD OPERATE MAINTAIN (PLANT OPNS) Job Status  Salaried Full Time

Want to build a stronger, more sustainable future and cultivate your career? Join Cargill's global team of 160,000 employees who are committed to safe, responsible and sustainable ways to nourish the world. This position is in Cargill’s food ingredients and bio-industrial business, where we anticipate trends around taste, nutrition and safety to innovate and provide solutions to manufacturers, retailers and foodservice companies.

Job Purpose and Impact

The Smart Manufacturing Supervisor will supervise the activities concerning automation and automation systems on the primary production site Sas van Gent. This  includes: developing and guiding the team, coordinating team participating in (multidisciplinary)projects, maintain and lifecycle automation hard- and software and support the operation in the OT domain.

Key Accountabilities

  • Coordinate the deployment of team members in (multidisciplinary) projects.
  • Develop and coach the team, department and team members.
  • Acquisition and coordination of externally hired team  members.
  • Developing the collaboration with other departments; like engineering, maintenance, operation, process technology.
  • First contact for automation / OT / smart manufacturing related issues to: (upper) management, engineering, maintenance, operation, process technology, IT, regional- and global automation departments.
  • Manage the OT soft- and hardware change process.
  • Other duties as assigned


Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in a related field or equivalent experience
  • Minimum of four years of related work experience
  • Other minimum qualifications may apply
  • Fluent in English and Dutch

Preferred Qualifications

  • Two years of supervisory and/ or team management experience.
  • Experience leading third party resources to deliver business results.
  • Global knowledge of OT systems, preferably Teleperm M, PCS7 and WinCC.

Our Offer
We provide a fast paced stimulating international environment, which will stretch your abilities and channel your talents. We also offer competitive salary and benefits combined with outstanding career development opportunities in one of the largest and most solid private companies in the world.

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