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Control Room Operator



Arnhem, Netherlands
Posted on Friday, May 3, 2024

Control Room Operator

5+ years • arnhem Apply NowNederlands

How you will make an impact

As a Control Room Operator, you are responsible for safely and successfully conducting tests with our Iron Fuel Production facility in Arnhem. From the control room, you oversee the production process, monitor key parameters, and report reliable test results according to operational procedures. The Control Room Operator is part of an enthusiastic and diverse team that strives for collaborative success.

What you do as a Control Room Operator

• Conduct tests at the Iron Fuel Production facility in Arnhem, monitoring the production process from the control room and taking action in case of deviations.
• Ensure clear written documentation before, during, and after tests, including accurate reporting to the Process Development Engineer.
• Perform minor maintenance, detect malfunctions, and provide technical support in identifying the cause; based on this, you will make proposals for improvements.
• Proactively contribute to the HSE (Health, Safety, Environment) performance of the team, by focussing on giving and receiving positive feedback.
• Interpret product and process results to suggest improvements for the installation and procedures.
• Provide support to the Lead Operator and replace him/her in case of absence.

Why you make a difference

• You excel in control room operations, taking ownership of the process from start to finish.
• You have over 5 years of relevant experience, preferably in chemical settings.
• You are communicatively skilled, create a positive learning environment, and provide room for constructive feedback.
• You hold a VAPRO B Certification
• You are resilient to dynamic environments and changing processes, typical of a startup.
• You prioritize safety, health, environment, well-being, costs, and quality, and enjoy contributing to awareness in these areas.

fulltime (40 hr/week)
as soon as available

What you get in return

Competitive salary

A negotiable salary of € 4,000 per month (gross) based on your experience and knowledge.

Flexibility options

Flexibility options, including the opportunity to work (partially) from home and/or coordinate flexible working hours.

Paid vacation

Standard 25 vacation days per year for recharging and relaxation.

Dynamic environment

Inclusion in a results-oriented organization, working towards a common goal with a diverse team.

Seamless support

Provision of necessary hardware and software for seamless work execution, wherever you are.

Team events

Team events, including monthly team days, engaging lunch lectures, and enjoyable outings, contributing to an inspiring work culture.

What to expect


Submit your application; expect a response within 3 business days.

Phone intake

Initial screening over the phone.

Live interviews

A minimum of two rounds, in which you’ll meet with a colleague, HR, and supervisor(s).


Discuss terms and contract upon a positive match.


Transition smoothly to the team and role.