Automation Specialist (F/M/X)


Grevenmacher, LU

Entry Level:  Professionals (3+ years)
Function:  Production & Operations
Type of Contract:  Permanent
Job ID:  32715
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Feel the Drive – for us that means making mobility something you can experience with all your senses. We work for more comfort, wind in your hair, the perfect temperature in every season and driving with a clear conscience – for a safe and sustainable future. We make mobility fun – are you there?


As a global, family-owned group of companies, we are the world market leader in the areas of roof and convertible systems as well as auxiliary heaters. We are also one of the established partners for charging solutions and battery systems. Do you like to take responsibility with foresight? To expand our production site for car glass (roofs, windshields and rear windows) in Grevenmacher (Luxembourg), we are looking for committed colleagues (f/m/d) who will help shape our success story through their expertise and passion.


You can look forward to these exciting tasks:


  • Programming of production equipment and related control units
  • Writing programs/programming of PLC controls and for test benches
  • Support continuous improvement, maintenance and process optimization of machines, tools, equipment, and processes.
  • Error analysis and correction in case of breakdowns
  • Virtual and physical commissioning of relevant manufacturing equipment
  • Participate in projects or manage projects linked to PLC programming.


Here's what you can bring to the team:


  • The ideal candidate would have a bachelor’s degree in Engineering or equivalent level of experience
  • Substantial experience in PLC Programming (Siemens preferred)
  • Ability to program vision systems (Keyence preferred), Motor drives (SEW preferred), Electrical axis (Festo preferred)
  • Ability to read and write logic (Ladder or Sequential Function Chart)
  • Knowledge of communications protocol between PLC, Robots, supervision and traceability systems
  • 5 or more years of experience working in a fast-paced or automotive industry
  • Basic knowledge of working with automotive processes and tools, and Lean Principles
  • Technical understanding of machine parts and drawings, including mechanical, electrical, pneumatic, and hydraulic control systems
  • Understanding of and ability to apply Lean problem solving tools
  • Working as a member of cross-functional teams
  • Knowledge of process optimization techniques
  • Working knowledge of relevant HSE and workplace safety requirements
  • Fluent in English

Webasto is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not discriminate against race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, marital status, veteran or military status, or any other legally protected status.