Mechanical / Electrical Technician

  • Mechanical / Electrical Technician

    deadline for applications: asap

    We are currently recruiting a Mechanical / Electrical Technician for ESTECs test centre in The Netherlands.

Job overview

The European Space Agency is ATGs biggest client. They are an international organisation with 22 member states with sites in the Netherlands, Germany, Spain, France, Italy, UK and Belgium. ESA is Europes gateway to Space!

We are currently recruiting a Mechanical / Electrical Technician for the ESTECs test centre in The Netherlands.

Tasks & Responsibilities

  • Maintenance of electromagnetic and hydraulic shaker systems as well as acoustic test facilities;
  • Preparation of mechanical test set-up including instrumentation for international customers;
  • Operation of vibration control systems in the frame of complex international space programs and other industrial projects;
  • Generation of test reports in English language;
  • Provision of technical support to the European Space Agency (ESA).


  • Technical education or training in the field of maintenance of complex industrial facilities or similar;
  • Broad experience in maintenance and operation of vibration and acoustic test facilities, power amplifiers, cooling units, electro-dynamic shakers, hydraulics pumps, LN2/GN2 systems;
  • Good experience in sensor installation, e.g. accelerometers, strain gauges;
  • Experience in data acquisition systems and vibration control systems is an asset;
  • Ability to perform tasks accurately according to internal processes and customer needs;
  • Fluent English language skills;
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft Office tools.

What do we offer

ATG Europe offers excellent working conditions and provides you with all the necessary means to further your career. We believe that training and education, combined with regular assessments and a personal development plan, will create the best environment for growth. If needed we also assist you with settling in your new home or finding the right school for your children. ATG will help in any way it can, including a relocation budget that is applicable for ATG staff as well as employees working at one of our clients.

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