Installation Supervisors

Vekoma Rides ( www.vekoma.com ) is one of the world’s leading and most innovative roller coaster manufacturers. We specialise in the development, manufacture and installation of roller coasters and special attractions for theme and amusement parks. In addition to an extensive portfolio that ranges from family to thrill rides, Vekoma is continuously working on custom projects in close co-operation with a wide range of international clients. With its headquarters in Vlodrop, the Netherlands, Vekoma has over 200 employees and is a major employer in this region.

We are immediately looking for:

Installation Supervisors

The Installation Supervisor co-ordinates, schedules, monitors and advises on the installation of rides and attractions. Vekoma sells and installs these attractions outside the Netherlands on a worldwide basis with most of the working time being spent abroad.

Your job responsibilities include:

  • Calculating the work that has to be performed, including: the erection of steel structures, the use of mechanical and electrical parts and the use of pneumatic and hydraulic components. This will be done during the installation process according to drawing packages, lifting plans and parts list
  • Assessing the building and erection work that has to be performed
  • Examining the foundations in which the columns have to be placed
  • Checking the exact materials are present and in the correct condition
  • Monitoring the progress of the work and reporting back on this on a weekly basis
  • Consulting with the relevant people and communicating regarding any defects or problems
  • Advising clients and contractors regarding the installation method, execution, quality, progress, use of tools, lifting equipment and safe assembly during installation
  • Assuring the correct installation and quality of the installed system is adhered to, based on drawing packages and checklists
  • Assisting the test and commissioning engineer in the inspection of construction accuracy and safety during the assembly of attractions, as well as commissioning these.

 

Basic qualifications:

  • An MBO thinking and working level
  • Experience with installation of steel structures and machinery
  • Experience with E-HYDRO is a plus
  • Good leadership skills (directing a team of 10-25 mechanics)

 

You are required to:

  • Feel comfortable with working at a height
  • Have no fear of flying
  • Be comfortable with spending most of the year abroad
  • Easily adapt to local habits and cultures
  • Be precise
  • Be structured
  • Be determined to solve problems
  • Be resourceful

 

What do we offer?

An innovative and international environment that exudes passion for technology, working alongside employees who are exceptionally proud of what they develop and build.

The salary for this job will be determined in accordance with your experience .

Would you like to know more?

Please contact Marcel Graef on +31612504995.

Interested in working for Vekoma? 

Please send your CV and cover letter to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Please no contact from agencies regarding this advertisement.

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