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Job Introduction

As Mechanic you will be part of the operations team based in Breda, The Netherlands. The Mechanic is responsible for getting equipment repaired and maintained in a timely matter according the desired standards and make sure it is in top condition before send out to a jobsite. The Mechanic operates from the workshop in Breda and will work on various mechanical, hydraulic and electric systems. If interested, development possibility exists to be deployed worldwide after a thorough training in Breda.

Role Responsibility

  • Repairs SPMTs, winches, diesel engines, hydraulic pumps, cylinders, strand jacks, and all other equipment used in heavy lifting projects
  • Services power packs, trailers, jacking systems etc. to ensure equipment works at an optimal level. 
  • Diagnose and/or determine and solve mechanical, electrical, hydraulically and electronically problems 
  • Involved with trial fitting and assembly works of new ALE equipment
  • Make sure the workplace is tidy and be pro-active to identify and resolve health, safety and environment hazards
  • Basic administration such as maintenance reports / work orders / inspection sheets
  • Keep tools/equipment in top condition
  • Follow company policies and guidelines
  • To contribute to a co-operative working environment within the company


The Ideal Candidate



  • Minimum required:  Technical education (LBO/MBO level)


  • Mechanical / Hydraulic / Electrical MBO level 4 education
  • Qualifications in diesel engines, hydraulic and/or electric systems
  • VCA-VOL certificate
  • Rigging / slinging certificate
  • Certificate to drive Forklift truck, Cherry picker crane



  • Basic knowledge of diesel, hydraulic or electrical mechanical repairs


  • HSEQ knowledge



  • Several years in technical sector


  • Experience in heavy duty equipment equipment
  • Experience in heavy lift / abnormal transport industry



  • Dutch oral and writing skills
  • Leaving near Breda, The Netherlands
  • Strong communicator
  • Eye for detail


  • Able to speak, read and write English 
  • Self-learning and researching 



  • Structured, accurate and organized work methods
  • Pro-active and problem solver
  • Positive attitude
  • Flexible
  • Team player


  • Take responsibility



  • Willing to work overtime and weekends if required
  • Open to learn and develop yourself within the role


  • Prepared to travel and work incidentally on jobsites with project teams

About the Company

ALE is a leading provider of heavy lifting and transportation solutions to a wide variety of industry sectors worldwide, ranging from power generation to ports, from renewables to oil and gas, and from civil engineering to mining.  We work with clients both onshore and offshore, and in many other challenging environments from high altitude, to desert and even arctic conditions.  Our expertise lies in all aspects of heavy lifting and transportation, including specialised cranes, transporters, hydraulic equipment, and barges. The unique nature of our work means that we rely on highly skilled operators and engineers to work on our projects in a safety critical environment.


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