Project Engineer DCF

Job description

Automation, founded in 1961, is a Belgian engineering company active in the electrical energy market. Since then, the company has grown into a highly experienced and respected player offering low-voltage solutions and data center facilities of the very highest quality. With more than 50 employees, the company has the knowledge, experience and expertise to always provide its customers with the best solutions and the best service.


We do not only invest in our customers. Our employees are at least as important. At the start we provide extensive training. In the longer term, we provide valuable follow-up and offer you the opportunity to continue to develop your knowledge. In addition, we attach great importance to clear and short lines of communication. You will not be left with any questions because you can always count on your colleagues.


Even during Corona times, Automation has continued to grow at full speed. In order to continue that success, we are now looking for a new Project Engineer DCF.


Your function:


The Project Engineer DCF is responsible for the elaboration of the following points and this according to the guidelines of the Product Manager DCF & CCO.

  • Preparation of production files according to the agreed rules and procedures;
  • Preparation of the production and/or installation files, including preparation of the electrical plan and Bill of Material (BOM), cost price calculation, organisation of site visit, etc
  • Following up and supervising, in consultation with the production manager, the production of the production files drawn up by them;
  • Drawing up user manuals;
  • Organising and supervising the delivery of an installation (on site or FAT);
  • Drawing up and checking assembly and cabling guidelines;
  • Evaluating the post-calculation of completed projects and discussing with the CCO and providing the necessary feedback to Account Managers and/or Product Managers with the aim of being able to carry out the pre-calculation of future projects as realistically as possible;
  • Managing a Team Leader;
  • Monitoring the administrative processing of projects (shipyards) in ERP;
  • Creating article numbers of technical components according to the agreed rules.

Job requirements

  • Bachelor/Master in Engineering Electricity/Electromechanics/Cooling Techniques (or equivalent by experience);
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in one of the following fields: electricity, mechanics, electronics, refrigeration, fire protection, access control or monitoring platform;
  • Proven project management skills and knowledge of different project management methodologies;
  • Skills in managing multiple projects simultaneously;
  • Passionate about the facilities aspect of data centres and willing to share knowledge and experience with others;
  • Fluent in Dutch/French and English;
  • Assertive and good (change) communicator;
  • Knowledge of Windows, MS Office and ERP systems (Navision is a plus);
  • Continuous interest and training in the field.


What do we offer?

You will end up in a company with a flat structure that is in full growth. This offers you the opportunity to develop together with us. You will be surrounded by enterprising colleagues who want to go the extra mile. In this way, we provide the best service to our customers and keep our knowledge up-to-date at all times.


Of course, we also take into account a healthy work-life balance. Finally, we offer you an attractive salary supplemented with extra legal benefits, such as a car and a bonus.


Are you our missing link?

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