Service Engineer Mechatronics

(32-40 hrs/week)

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Are you an expert in IT, Mechanical Engineering and Electrotechnics?

Are you interested in working for one of Europe’s most successful companies in the production of high tech machines for the seed industry? Then we are looking for you!


Who are we?

PETKUS is a world player and one of the most innovative companies in production of machines for the seed industry. PETKUS is represented in 23 countries worldwide with local sales and service offices.

One of the business units within the PETKUS Group is PETKUS Selecta for the fine seed industry; vegetable seeds and flower seeds. PETKUS Selecta takes care for total solutions in the field of cleaning, calibration, sorting and seed enhancement. We are located in the heart of Seed Valley (Noord-Holland). From here our machines are exported worldwide.

To support the growth of PETKUS Selecta and more specific our high technology solutions in optical sorting, we are hiring a customer focussed Service Engineer Mechatronics.

Job description

As a Service Engineer Mechatronics you will do maintenance and repair work at our customers’ location. You independently take care of the installation and commissioning of machines and you are able to handle malfunctions.

Your job is different every day. You will work for various customers. One moment you train customers in the software of our machines, the next moment you find a solution for a mechanical malfunction of a conveyor belt or an electrical malfunction in the PLC cabinet.

You will be working in a small team and the PETKUS Selecta mentality is “hands-on”. You will often co-operate with our colleagues in Germany and you will work both from our location in Hem and at our customers worldwide.

What can you offer us?

  • You have at least a completed technical mbo education, preferably in mechatronics
  • You have working experience for at least 3 years
  • You are able to read wiring diagrams and you are familiar with  I/O modules (CAN, EtherCat)
  • You are familiar with basic knowledge of Windows 10 (log system, BIOS)
  • You do speak English, German is an advantage
  • You are an easy communicator, always willing to help out and customer focussed
  • You work accurately and very precise
  • You always try to find solutions and thrive for the best result
  • You have a valid driver's licence (B)

Do you recognize yourself in this profile? Are you willing to travel and to work in the field of building machines and IT? Then you are the Service Engineer we are looking for!

What can PETKUS Selecta offer you?

  • A challenging and dynamic position
  • An ambitious and growing company with space for own initiative
  • An innovative product portfolio
  • Co-operation with highly qualified colleagues and opportunities for personal development
  • Good working conditions and a competitive salary ( PETKUS Selecta is member of the  CAO Metaal & Techniek)

Do you fit in our team?

Send us your motivation and your Curriculum Vitae to, or call Marcel Wolbrink +31(0)6 536 49 254.