• PLC Software Engineer

PLC Software Engineer

Will you help to realise our innovative installations for the production of sustainable energy from organic residual flows? HoSt is looking for a PLC Software Engineer to develop, optimise and manage the software for our various bioenergy systems.


  • Design and implementation of PLC/SCADA control for HoSt’s biomass power plants;
  • Responsibility for both programming and commissioning.


  • Minimum of two years relevant work experience in industrial automation with PLC/SCADA systems;
  • Relevant work experience with Siemens S7 and TIA Portal;
  • Good command of the Dutch and English languages;
  • Willingness to travel regularly for short periods of time, both nationally and internationally.


  • A challenging and varied job;
  • Working within a team with driven starting and experienced professionals;
  • Informal, but professional and international setting;
  • High degree of independence and responsibility.


The HoSt Group is one of the world market leaders in bioenergy systems and technologies for converting organic residual flows into sustainable energy and raw materials. HoSt stands for working together on high-quality use of residual flows and a zero-waste society in which waste does not exist but is instead used as a reusable raw material. With over 240 employees spread over seven countries, HoSt develops, designs, manufactures, and maintains more than 300 innovative and proven systems since 1991. HoSt contributes to the success of a circular economy, industry, and society by producing renewable energy, solving the waste problem and creating valuable end products from residual flows.

In addition to its headquarters in the Netherlands, HoSt has offices in America, France, Latvia, Poland, Germany, and England and more than 300 built projects in more than 30 countries on four continents. For the systems supplied by HoSt, HoSt has 24/7 service and maintenance teams.


If you are interested in this position of PLC Software Engineer, please send an e-mail with your application letter and resume to [email protected]

General questions can be addressed to HR Manager Martijn Weinans and substantive questions to Bert Schuite (Senior Project Engineer Automation) both via +31(0)53 – 460 90 80.

Please do not make use of this vacancy as an acquisition opportunity.