Project Engineer Factory Expansion

Are you the spider in the web in realisation of our scaled up Powerfoil factory? Will you team up with our equipment suppliers to deliver the equipment for worldwide production? Are you looking for a fast growing technology company in renewable energy?

Are you the spider in the web in realisation of our scaled up Powerfoil factory? Will you team up with our equipment suppliers to deliver the equipment for worldwide production? Are you looking for a fast growing technology company in renewable energy?

The Role

As Project Engineer in the Factory Expansion team, you are responsible for the engineering and delivery of the equipment and the factory requirements. You will work closely with suppliers and contractors during the entire realisation process. Starting with specifying the necessary equipment, reviewing quotations and ending with commissioning and integration in the production line. You will make sure that new equipment achieves the required quality, efficiency and reliability in the production process. Typical activities include:

Writing equipment specifications for the production processes
Providing technical direction for suppliers and contractors
Review and improvement of designs by suppliers
Ensuring quality in design and fabrication work
Installation, commissioning and release for production of equipment
Providing input for and checking of interfaces and integration of equipment

 

About HyET Solar

HyET Solar Netherlands is a leading SME in the field of flexible thin film photovoltaic (PV) modules and is founded in 2012. HyET Solar Netherlands has introduced the first commercially viable thin film solar foil (Powerfoil) and has customers all around the world. HyET enters into partnerships with key stakeholders to develop products with a focus on application. Our staged approach delivers a clear view of options and results in products that satisfy customer requirements. HyET’s headquarters are located in Arnhem, the Netherlands and is run by an experienced interdisciplinary team.

HyET Solar has concluded successfully its recent capital raise and is expanding its production capacity in the Netherlands to 300 MW. Simultaneously it is preparing its international expansion, in close cooperation with its business partners (a 1 GW factory is in design phase).

 

Why you should join our team;

  • Help us realize a world where energy is utilized sustainably and affordably
  • Join a fast growing, international organization in the field of flexible PV modules
  • Become part of an organization with lots of opportunities for personal development
  • Join a company where Unity, Innovation and Excellence are key values
  • Surround yourself with specialists in your area of interest
  • An exciting job with a representative salary package in an international atmosphere that supports the company’s vision

We look for:

  • Bsc or Msc degree in Mechanical Engineering, Process Technology or similar
  • Minimal 5 years relevant working experience
  • Experience with production processes and equipment manufacturing
  • Track record in working with equipment manufacturers
  • Strong communications skills
  • Pro-active and creative mindset
  • Demonstrated application of technical skills in practical solutions
  • Strong and independent in problem solving
  • Team player with the capacity to work on several projects at the same time
  • Experience in working with CAD software, preferably Solid Works
  • Experience with PV industry and winding / roll-to-roll technology is an advantage
  • Fluent in written and spoken English, fluent in Dutch is an advantage

The Team

The HyET Solar team is full of innovative, driven colleagues taking pride in our factory and product. The project engineers are the core in our Factory Expansion team. Together with the project leader and project management support, the project engineers will manage our equipment suppliers and contractors in realisation of the new factory. As part of this team, you will work with other colleagues with a background in production, maintenance and technology.

Are you interested or do you want to know more?

Apply for this position by sending a cover letter and CV to jobs@hyetsolar.com. If you want additional information about the position, please contact Oscar Calkoen, Director Projects, on oscar.calkoen@hyetsolar.com or 026-3623944.

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