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Team Leader Maintenance & Engineering

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Ever since our founder, Genichi Kawakami, established Yamaha Motor, it is our mission to give to ALL our customers KANDO. Not only with our products, but also to our employees. KANDO is a Japanese word to express the feeling of deep satisfaction and excitement you get when you encounter something of exceptional value, quality, and performance.


You have the opportunity to be part of the Yamaha family.


For Yamaha Motor Europe N.V., located at Schiphol-Rijk in the Netherlands, we are looking  for a full-time Team Leader Maintenance & Engineering for our Logistics Division..  


About the role:
In this role you are responsible for the day to day operation, maintenance, and staffing of your maintenance team. This is one of 2 teams supporting Yamaha’s automated warehouse in a 2 shift operation.  You work in close collaboration with another team lead and the Department Manager. Your day consists of preventative maintenance, process coordination and running projects to ensure a high system availability, team efficiency and optimal production process within our warehouse. You will share your daily reports with management and the team.


Principle accountabilities:

  • You ensure a high quality human and technical support team for the Warehouse operational staff;
  • You ensure reliable operation/maintenance of the warehouse material handling system;
  • You guide, coach, control and provide documentation for training and education of staff in your own team and 3rd party key WHS operators;
  • You ensure, initiate, monitor, check and set quality standards for work, repairs, documentation and software;
  • You participate actively in maintaining a safe working environment;
  • You provide clear instructions, documentation, training  and act as a “communication hub“ between/for maintenance staff, Yamaha Motor Europe and 3rd party companies;
  • You actively participate in job related projects;
  • You initiate and execute projects for technical (TPM) improvements/developments within own and other departments.


About You!

A motivated and inspirational colleague, happy to support the business and truly devoted to customer success.  You consider yourself being a fast learner and a quick doer. With your pro-active attitude and leading skills, you want to make things happen. You are a team player and willing to go the extra mile and are not afraid to face challenges. Quality and professionalism lies close to your heart.


What do you bring?

  • You are in the possession of an MBO 4 diploma (vocational college degree) in electro technical engineering;
  • A minimum of 4 years’ experience in a similar role;
  • You have knowledge of Microsoft office and maintenance software;
  • Strong planning and communication skills;
  • You are not afraid of heights;
  • Basic knowledge of process automation is a must.
  • Verbal land written knowledge of Dutch and English language. Basic  German is an asset.


About Yamaha Motor:
Yamaha Motor Europe is responsible for coordinating the marketing and sales activities of Yamaha Motor products in the European marketplace, mainly: Yamaha motorcycles and scooters, marine outboard engines, Wave runner water vehicles, 4-wheel All-Terrain Vehicles (ATV’s), golf cars, snowmobiles and generators.


We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.


What do we offer?

Besides a competitive salary,  Yamaha Motor offers you a 13th month payment, commuting allowance,  28 holidays a year and the opportunity to earn a bonus. You will work in an international environment in which you can learn and develop.


We wouldn’t be Yamaha Motor, if we wouldn’t offer you the opportunity to participate in our private lease program and give you a staff discount on Yamaha products and on getting your motor or boat license!

Sounds interesting? We are looking forward to receiving your CV and motivation letter.
You can apply by using the Linkedin apply button!
If you have any questions please contact us at Recruitment@YAMAHA-MOTOR.NL or for more information about the recruitment process please contact our recruiter Maxime Braeken at +316 11840179

Note, an assessment will be part of our procedure.

Agency? In case necessary we know where to find you!


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