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Date posted:  Jun 23, 2022

Terneuzen, NL

Job Function:  Maintenance
Job Type:  Permanent
Job Requisition ID:  12338

Engineer E&A

About the Unit

You will report to the Technical Support Manager Electrical & Automation and be located in the Maintenance Department.


  • Be responsible for the design, ease of operation and maintenance of the electrical equipment, automation systems and instruments in the assigned manufacturing plants and/ or loading facilities at the Yara Sluiskil site;
  • Develop and implement maintenance strategies for E&A equipment and instruments based on required performance criteria, including preventive maintenance plans and operational & maintenance procedures and standards;
  • Perform functional analysis, cost driver investigation, identify, initiate and implement reliability improvements and provide technical support to Operations and local E&A Maintenance organization;
  • Participate in modification and expansion projects where required;
  • Build relations with personnel within Yara Sluiskil, third parties, other Yara sites, the technical network within Yara International, and contribute within Yara globally where required and be prepared for traveling related to this;
  • Participate in the E&A supervisor call-out organization;
  • Take care that activities are being executed in conformance with Yara’s Values & Management system.


  • Bachelor or Master degree in Electrical Engineering;
  • Proven experience in the engineering and maintenance of electrical equipment, automation systems and instruments in a production environment;
  • Capacity to handle complex problem solution, good analytical skills and “hands on” attitude;
  • Good interpersonal skills, with an open mind and high motivation;
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in both English and Dutch;
  • Willingness to work in an international environment and to travel for some extended periods. 

Contact details

For more information about the job content, please contact Samantha de Moor, HR Business Partner (tel. +31115474870) or Albert Platteeuw, (tel. +31620441393).

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