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Do you have a drive for innovation and an interest in Agriculture tech?

An international higt-tech company, specialized in vertical farming, is looking for a Project Managment Officer (Mechanical Engineer or equivalent background) with a drive for innovation and for agriculture-technology. It’s a high investment start-up, with a clear strategy and mission and it will open its first commercial vertical farm in mid-2018 in the Netherlands.

They offer you a challenging and autonomous position as a Project Management Officer (PMO) Innovation & automation. The job is open to Dutch and EU-talent that is willing to live in The Netherlands, Westland area (The Hague).

Your job as a technical Project Management Officer (PMO)

You will coõrdinate and execute projects related to innovation & automation. Examples include (but not limited to) automation of the harvesting, packaging and soil treatment machines. Through a clear project-based approach, you make sure the automation solution is developed using a clear timing and planning (within budget). This includes the different development phases. You visit potential suppliers in Europe to understand the process and the needs. You make proposals for solutions. You guide the manufacturing process in the different development phases. You test the solution and the new equipment with the suppliers.

What we offer

We are a start-up with meaningful products. We are just beginning our journey. We pay competitively. But more than that, we provide a supportive environment where you can do the best work of your life, where creativity and personal initiative are cherished, where our product quality standards are nothing short of excellent, and where you have a direct, leading role in developing our production processes.

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Is this your profile?

Innovation is your main drive. We are looking for an Mechanical Engineer (or Agrotechnologist or Bio System Engineer or equivalent) with Project Management skills. You can work independently and you have strong planning & organization skills. You will be based in Poeldijk, The Netherlands.

The successful candidate will possess the following:

  • As an engineer with 3-10 years working experience, you demonstrate the desire to pursue an engineering career at an international agriculture high-tech company.
  • Master’s or bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering or equivalent.
  • Extensive experience with innovative project-management using PMO (preference), Prince2, Agile or equivalent.
  • Experience in agriculture is a big plus.
  • Fluent in English and one other European Language.
  • Willingness to travel throughout Europe and living in the Netherlands, The Haque area.
  • Expect and achieve superior results.
  • Proven ability to communicate confidently and effectively.
  • Demonstrate self-awareness and seek constructive feedback.
  • Use knowledge and experience to seek out effective, creative solutions.
  • Embrace different ideas and opinions.
  • Strong ability to act as a team player.
  • Ability to analyse data (data mining) to drive innovation.

About the employer

Our client is an international higt-tech company, specialized in vertical farming. It’s a high investment start-up, with a clear strategy and mission. They establish their first production hall and head office in Poeldijk. The company grows herbs under ideal conditions. This is called vertical farming. Sustainability is highly valued. Because of the growth method, there is a constant quality. No pesticides are used and the logistics are local to local. The team currently consists of 15 members. This number is growing strongly in the coming period. They are located in the Westland area, near The Hague, Delft and Rotterdam.

Have we aroused your interest?

We are looking forward to receive your application. Please use the button 'solliciteer' and fill in the applicationform. You can upload your motivation letter (preference) or leave a motivation in the text field. In your motivation we like to read what you find important in your job, what gives you satisfaction and pleasure. And of course why you think our client would like to invite you for a job interview. You can upload your CV (mandatory).

WinWinWerkt does the pre-selection for our client. We always respond but it can take a while. Usually we manage to handle applications within a month.

Is this vacancy not the right one for you? You are welcome to register at WinWinWerkt and make use of our free service 'Talenten Etalage'. Read more Information jobseekers.

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Categorie

Techniek - ICT

Locatie

Regio Den Haag _ Netherlands

Regio

Provincie Zuid-Holland

Vacature referentie

WIMD00249

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Contactpersoon

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Match criteria
Aantal uur per week
  • 36 - 40 uur
Regio
  • Provincie Zuid-Holland
Functiegroep
  • Techniek - ICT
Dienstverband
  • Loondienst contract
Partner | Label
  • WinWinWorks.eu