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Maintenance Technician


DP World is actively seeking a skilled Maintenance Technician to join our team at the Tilburg site. If you have a strong background in maintenance and a passion for ensuring operational efficiency, we invite you to apply and contribute to the continued success of DP World in Tilburg.


How you will contribute 

  • Complete routine, priority, and emergency maintenance tasks as required, requested, or identified and 
  • record/report activities and or actions in appropriate databases or related systems.
  • Carry out basic daily, weekly, monthly internal and external checks and document results.
  • Carry out basic daily, weekly, monthly Preventative Maintenance and document results.
  • Check and maintain inventories of tools, spares, stock and general items and document results.
  • Assist in planning, prioritizing and performance of all assigned tasks, in consultation with First 
  • Maintenance Technician, Operations, and Engineering team.
  • Escort/accompany and monitor contractors when on site. 
  • Ensure contracters on site are familiar with site emergency action plans.
  • Ensure that QEHS awareness and reporting is central to all aspects of maintenance on site.
  • Ensure completion of maintenance/engineering tasks, preventative, scheduled or unscheduled irrespective 
  • of origin, on time and on budget for either syncreon or our customers.
  • Compliance with QEHS by ensuring that training and appropriate PPE is always available.
  • Completion and documentation of daily, weekly, monthly checks on time and to correct standard. 
  • Maintenance and documentation of inventories of tools, spares, general hardware stock and general items.

Contacts required with other organizations

  • Maintenance team is required to be familiar with other functional teams, to deliver services required.
  • Maintenance team is required to liaise on a regular basis with Managers from other teams as required.
  • Maintenance team is required to liaise with various suppliers and contractors on a regular basis.
  • Maintenance team may be required to liaise with and assist syncreon customers as required or requested.
  • Internal with all departments within the organization.


What you will bring 

  • Education: Primary, Secondary, Tertiary – VMBO/MBO. Higher technical education is desired.
  • Trade: Electrician (NEN3140), Carpenter, Mechanic, Plumber, or related experience (experienced level).
  • Experience: 3 – 5 years in relevant field or similar work related experience is required.
  • Skills: Able to train new team members, create working instructions, planning, prioritisation, organisation, good written and verbal communication skills, interpersonal skills.
  • Computer: MS Office – Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Email, and Outlook. CMMS is desired.
  • Traits: Proactive, determined, initiative, evaluation and decision making.
  • Languages: Both English and Dutch (preferred) as a minimum – written and verbal (proficient level).
  • In possession of the right (Dutch) certificates (Reach Truck, Pallet Truck, Scissor Lift).


DP World offers exciting and challenging roles within a growing international organization. We strive to hire and develop the right people, locally and globally, stimulating personal growth and self-development within an informal atmosphere. We offer a market competitive compensation package.


About DP World
Trade is the lifeblood of the global economy, creating opportunities and improving the quality of life for people around the world. DP World exists to make the world’s trade flow better, changing what’s possible for the customers and communities we serve globally. 

With a dedicated, diverse and professional team of more than 103,000 employees spanning 75 countries on six continents, DP World is pushing trade further and faster towards a seamless supply chain that’s fit for the future.

We’re rapidly transforming and integrating our businesses -- Ports and Terminals, Marine Services, Logistics and Technology – and uniting our global infrastructure with local expertise to create stronger, more efficient end-to-end supply chain solutions that can change the way the world trades. The DP World family comprises of syncreon, Imperial and P&O.  

What's more, we're reshaping the future by investing in innovation. From intelligent delivery systems to automated warehouse stacking, we’re at the cutting edge of disruptive technology, pushing the sector towards better ways to trade, minimising disruptions from the factory floor to the customer’s door.


DP World is committed to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO). We strongly believe that employing a diverse workforce is central to our success and we make recruiting decisions based on your experience and skills. We believe that employees are happiest when they’re empowered to be their true, authentic selves. So, please come as you are. We can’t wait to meet you.

By submitting your resume and application information, you authorize DP World to transmit and store your information in the world-wide recruitment database, and to circulate that information as necessary for the purpose of evaluating your qualifications for this or other job vacancies.

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