Dematic is a leading supplier of integrated automated technology, software and services to optimize the supply chain. Dematic employs over 8,000 skilled logistics professionals to serve its customers globally, with engineering centers and manufacturing facilities located around the world. Dematic is one brand under the KION Group of companies and has implemented more than 6,000 integrated systems for a customer base that includes small, medium and large companies doing business in a variety of market sectors.
KION Mobile Automation develops mobile robots, robotic fleet controllers and cloud-based fleet management systems for industrial logistics applications. We are a fast growing team with locations in the USA, China, Australia, Belgium and Germany.
As part of the international KION Group and company culture you will work in an open, transparent and agile environment and you will be a valuable member of an effective, globally successful organization. You will get to work with the products and solutions through the entire lifecycle from development to installation and service.
Automated guided vehicles (AGVs) are growing in complexity and capability. As a “Safety specialist (m/f/d)” you lead the effort in interpretation and conversion of international applicable laws and norms into KION group safety standards for AGV’s. You are responsible for implementing the group safety standards in the development of new products and projects. You align the KION operating units (Dematic, Still, Linde) on the safety standards, provide training and consulting and participate in the definition of safety related product requirements with the product managers.
The successful candidate will have strong experience with CE/UL compliance, industrial machine safeguarding and material handling equipment.
To further strengthen the department, we are looking for you as “Safety Specialist (m / f / x)” at location Zwijndrecht (Antwerp) as soon as possible.
+ Analysis on machine safety on existing machine concepts + advisory role on safety upgrades
+ Provide safety consultancy on R&D and project execution business on safety related topics
+ Validate technical solutions presented by R&D and project execution
+ Perform and assist in vehicle (AGV) and system risk assessments according to EN ISO 12100
+ Define and document AGV vehicle specific safety functions
+ Define and document safety specifications for AGV vehicles (safety layout, shutdown matrix,..)
+ Execution of performance level calculation assisted by BGIA Sistema software
+ Document safety validation scripts (SRS) and provide assistance for safety tests
+ Create documentation related to CE certification of AGV vehicles
+ Formulate proposals to improve/clarify existing legal norms
+ Knowledge of international machine specific safety norms and guidelines in particular in relation to:
+ 2006/42/EC – Machine directive
+ EN ISO 12100:201-03 – Safety of machinery – General principles for design – Risk assessment and risk reduction
+ ISO3691-4:2020 – Industrial trucks — Safety requirements and verification — Part 4: Driverless industrial trucks and their systems
+ EN ISO 13849-1&2 – Safety of machinery – Safety-related parts of control systems – Part 1: General principles for design
+ IEC60204-1:2016 – Safety of machinery – Electrical equipment of machines – Part 1: General requirements
+ Knowledge of US specific norms (B11.0, B11.19, B11.26, B56.5, …) is an asset
+ Knowledge of risk assessment techniques (IBF – Safexpert SW)
+ Knowledge of safety related control tools/software (Sick Flexi-soft / safetydesigner)
+ Knowledge of electric/electronic and hydraulic control systems (embedded software/ encoders / optical sensors / …)
+ Knowledge of Dutch / english language, German/French is a plus
+ Having a passion for study of norms and directives and the competence to interpret them and create and document profound conclusions
What We Offer
We are the largest provider on the market and want to further expand leadership position in the field of mobile automation. We have the speed and short decision-making paths of a start-up, but the financial security and the standing of a large corporation. We have top technologies, have a global sales and network and work for the big global e-commerce customers who are looking for global solutions. Our development and processes are very fast (e.g. SW-update every 3 months) and our R&D developers always look after a product holistically from start to finish and do not just manufacture a single component – they accompany the entire product from A-Z.
Would you like to go your way in a unique, technology-savvy organization and make a significant contribution to further expansion?
We should get to know each other!
Requisition ID: 2019-10138
Job Time: Full-Time
Experience Level: Mid Level
Travel %: 25
Shift Schedule Display: Standard
External Company URL: http://www.dematic.com
Street: Baarbeek 1
Post End Date: 10/1/2020