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Automation Controlroom Specialist

CEVA Logistics provides global supply chain solutions to connect people, products and providers all around the world. Present in 170 countries and with more than 110,000 employees spread over 1,300 sites, we are well on our way to achieving our vision: to be a Top 5 global 3PL.

We believe that our employees are the key to our success. We want to engage and empower our diverse, global team to co-create value with our customers through our solutions in contract logistics and air, ocean, ground, and finished vehicle transport. That is why CEVA Logistics offers a dynamic and exceptional work environment that fosters personal growth, innovation, and continuous improvement.

DARE TO GROW! Join CEVA Logistics, and you will be part of a team that values imagination, encourages boldness and exemplarity, and is committed to excellence in everything we do. Join us in our mission to shape the future of global logistics as we become a global leader in the logistics industry. As we continue growing at a fast pace, will you “Dare to Grow” with us?


The focus of the Automation Controlroom Specialist is on optimizing productivity on technical level and guaranteeing delivery reliability. In the Automation Controller (SCADA-PLC/WCS) position you have a key position within the logistics operation. The Control Room is the beating heart of our logistics operation, from which the central management takes place. The aim of the department is to optimize productivity and guarantee delivery reliability. Your stakeholders consist of your colleagues in the Control Room; our Operations, Process Controlroom specialist and IT Controlroom Specialists. You will report to the Teamlead Controlroom.

You will work in 2 shifts, a day shift and an evening shift. Once a month you will be working on the Sunday. Your direct report is the Teamlead of the Controlroom.



  • You drive the technical operational processes based on accurate data;
  • You are responsible for incident management and machine failures;
  • You monitor the performance on various KPIs and make adjustments where necessary;
  • You monitor the building-related management systems;
  • You are the first-line support for our operation and the technical team in our warehouse;
  • You advise the operation in optimizing the warehouse process flow;
  • You are the link between operation and maintenance of our machinery;
  • You monitor the overview of the flow on the system and react adequately when adjustments have to be made to the various flows, parameters and stations;
  • You provide the operation and other stakeholders with hourly updates.



  • A completed degree (mbo-4 level) preferably in engineering, IT or logistics;
  • Relevant work experience in a logistics, production or service environment;
  • Analytical skills and you have a systematic and structured way of working;
  • Good social and contact skills;
  • Excellent knowledge of the English language;
  • Because public transport opportunities are limited to and from our warehouse, having you own transportation is mandatory;
  • You are available full time and (in time) willing to work in shifts.



A leadership position where you, together with the entire operation, exceed customer expectations every day. You will have significant responsibility and plenty of room for own initiative, with the opportunity to make a significant contribution to our further growth and ambitions.


Additionally, we offer:

  • You will receive a monthly salary between € 2878,- and € 4146,- and 8% holiday allowance (grading depending on your work experience and education level);
  • Excellent secondary employment conditions, including a travel allowance;
  • A one-year contract with the possibility of a permanent contract hereafter;
  • 25 vacation days and 4 additional days if you do not miss work;
  • An attractive pension scheme and discounts in the employee benefit shop and on various insurances.



At CEVA eCommerce Logistics, our people are the heartbeat of the organization, our strength. Within our international organization we work for our favourite brands such as bol., Zalando and de Bijenkorf. We continuously innovate and give you the space to get everything out of yourself. Together we grow! We offer a working environment to work with integrity and trust you to be resourceful, work with an entrepreneurial spirit and pioneer creative ideas. Cooperation and respect for each other are important in our organization, a good atmosphere is the starting point.

Become part of The Heartbeat Of Logistic Services. Challenge yourself and determine your future at CEVA eCommerce Logistics!



If you are enthusiastic about the position of Automation Controlroom Specialist, we invite you to apply. You can apply through the 'Apply now' button on this page.

Still have questions? Please contact Bas Stel, Corporate Recruiter, 06-57499682 or Feel free to ask!  A Certificate of Good Conduct (VOG) request and a personality questionnaire are part of the application process.


Recruitment agencies; we prefer to find our own employees. If we need your assistance in the future, we know where to find you.

As a global organization, and as part of the CMA CGM Group, diversity is critical to our business success; only when we can reflect the cultures, languages, behaviors and local knowledge of our customers, we can succeed. By employing people with different experiences and abilities, we expand our knowledge and increase our creativity and innovation. 

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