Katoen Natie Gent
Mai Zetterlingstraat 10
9042 Desteldonk

Katoen Natie Gent
bachelor degree
3-5 years experience

Lead Your Technical Team to Success at Katoen Natie Gent

Looking for an engaging leadership role in the logistics world? At Katoen Natie in Gent, we are eagerly seeking a dynamic Team Leader for the Technical Department. Discover how you can leverage your technical expertise and leadership skills at this prominent logistics player.

You are the technical supervisor providing support for both Facility and serving as the initial technical point of contact on-site for machines. In this role, you assess whether the technical department can assist or if it is necessary to engage a specialist. You lead a team of approximately 5 employees, collectively striving for the highest quality. On a daily basis, you report the achieved goals to your supervisor. 

Who are we looking for ?

Are you the Technical Team Leader we are searching for?

  • Leadership & People Management: Extensive experience in leading teams, preferably in a technical environment (not necessarily in logistics). You guide and inspire your team members.
  • Technical knowledge: Preferably, you hold a Bachelor's degree in Electromechanics or have pursued a similar course of study where you have acquired knowledge in electricity, electrical engineering, mechanics, automation, machinery, manufacturing processes, electrical systems, and/or other relevant technologies. 
  • Analytical Thinking: Sharp insight into technical issues and the ability to find solutions quickly and effectively.
  • Quality and Efficiency: Aiming for technological optimization in all logistics processes. You work with precision towards objectives.
  • Strong computer skills & administrative proficiency: You know your way with computers for tasks such as planning, documentation, managing the inventory of technical materials, and reporting. 
  • English & Dutch Proficiency: Fluent in both languages for clear communication in a technical context.
  • Driver's License B: Allowing you to move swiftly around the site.

Are you also flexible, able to keep a cool head in stressful situations, and comfortable working in a two-shift system? Then, this is the job for you!

What do we have to offer ?

  •  A technical and leadership challenge with room for personal contribution.
  • Attractive salary.
  • Shift premiums.
  • Meal vouchers.
  • You will start with a training program (in the day shift). 
  • Work in a two-shift system (early and late shifts).
  • Company van for commuting.
  • Guaranteed option for a permanent position after a successful interim period.
  • Join a growing international company, one of the largest full-service providers of logistic and technical solutions. Opportunities for learning and career advancement abound. Will you grow with us?

Technological innovation plays a crucial role at Katoen Natie Gent. Do you want to contribute to this? Apply today!

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