Electrical PLC Engineer

Electrical PLC Engineer

We are looking for a driven Electrical/PLC engineer

Do you want to contribute to the development of a new energy technology for static power generation and the possibility to recover industrial waste heat? Are you excited about working in a international hands-on deep tech scale up team that aims to make a huge impact? Do you like complex challenges? Then we might be just the company you are looking for

Position: 32-40hrs/wk


About RGS Development

RGS Development, situated in Broek op Langedijk, The Netherlands, is a technology company specializing in the development and production of materials and solid-state devices tailored for static power generation. RGS is active in various global markets such as Space, Energy, and Defence & Security. RGS offers a range of services, encompassing solutions for remote or off-grid power systems and the recovery of industrial waste heat. Operating under the brand name ThermagyTM, RGS provides advanced technology in Silicon-Germanium-based ThermoElectric generators. The company fosters close collaborations with its clients to provide tailored solutions that address the challenges associated with the global energy transition, whether on Earth or in space.

Work environment

At RGS we work in an open and inspiring development and manufacturing atmosphere. Drivers in our coherent multidisciplinary team are short communication lines,  open discussions and flexibility. Personal initiative, creativity, ownership, thoroughness and persistence are strongly promoted and appreciated. In our international oriented business, we collaborate with industrial, scientific and governmental partners across the globe.   We are a fast growing small hands-on company working for large professional clients.


RGS is looking for an electrical PLC Engineer  to support their development team. You participate, and coordinate projects on process and equipment development.  Your key responsibility are  the electrical control and instrumentation aspects of existing and new production facilities. In addition you participate in projects related to customer applications, including the related product supply.  You are not afraid to carry out repairs, troubleshooting,  installing,  testing, commissioning and prototyping.


  • MBO 4+/BSc education and level of operation
  • Education in relevant area
  • Several years’ experience in relevant environment
  • Result oriented, enthusiastic, team player and able to work independently
  • Willingness to learn
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Flexible and pragmatic attitude
  • Able to work in a dynamic organization
  • Experience with set up of statement of work, project plan, Bom specification lists
  • Good transfer of knowledge and skills to third parties
  • Knowledge of technical and administrative conditions, procurement and implementation as a pre
  • Experience with PLC systems SIMATIC S7/Tia-portal and WINCC
  • Experience with communication networks such as Profibus and Profinet
  • Experience in silicon processing is preferred
  • Experience in the electricity generation or electricity storage is preferred
  • Proficient in spoken and written English
  • Living within one hour travel distance from Broek op Langedijk

RGS is offering

  • Exciting work environment within an international high-tech team in a scale-up company in emerging markets
  • Opportunity to make a meaningful contribution towards a sustainable future
  • Responsibility and growth opportunities
  • Strong team spirit and short communication lines
  • Employment conditions in line with the market
  • Salary range (medior level) EUR 40.000-60.000
  • Pensionplan 7% employer contribution



If you are interested or want to know more, please contact us at jobs@rgsdevelopment.nl