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Automation & IT Implementation Manager (Expansion Project)

Trieste, Via degli Alti Forni SNC

HHLA PLT Italy S.r.l.


Become part of HHLA PLT Italy and shape the gateway to the future with us!

The Automation & IT Implementation Manager reviews the operational flows and conceptualizes the Automation & IT requirements in close coordination with the Operations Implementation Manager, the Safety Specialist and the Asset team. The Automation & IT Implementation Manager drives the overall automation concept forward and delivers accurate and safe solutions to be delivered. The Automation & IT Implementation Manager documents the solutions from a conceptual level down to the detailed technical solution that can be implemented. This implementation will be in close collaboration with the external equipment supplier and the internal teams.

The Automation& IT Implementation Manager is a pro-active communicator and collaborator across the project team gathering and sharing information.

What you can expect

  • Build out the automation concept into detailed technical solutions
  • Solve the automation & IT requirements for all operational flows
  • Project manage automation topics or automated areas
  • Liaise with internal & external stakeholders
  • Apply best practices in terms of automation, IT & safety
  • Forecast problem areas and provide solutions
  • Share requirements with the Asset team
  • Interface with the HHLA PLT Italy existing IT and automation
  • Support where required the Project Management

What you bring to the table

We’re looking for an experienced process minded individual who can build-out the automation concepts. The person would have a high sense of responsibility as the role is vital to ensure we can operate/deliver the business.

  • Good English (Italian and/or German are a plus)
  • Experience (5+ year(s)) in automation/IT (port experience highly valued but not mandatory)
  • Experience (5+ year(s)) in building processes and guiding automation projects
  • Thorough understanding safety in automated environment (experience with the Italian legal environment & EU machinery directive highly valued)
  • Strong communicator both verbally and written
  • Ability to work in agile environment and bring people together to deliver solutions
  • Self-starter with the ability to translate high level concepts into technical solutions
  • Process & logic driven mentality
  • Degree in Engineering/IT/other

HHLA PLT Italy is part of HHLA Group, with over 6.400 employees worldwide. Success means different things to different people. Therefore, we try to make it possible for each employee working for us to be successful in their own way and develop professionally in accordance with our corporate goals.

If you would like to shape the future of HHLA PLT Italy together with us, we look forward to receiving your application - preferably online using our application form.

Your contact

HHLA PLT Italy S.r.l.
HR Management
Gulden Ceren Tapan Dewaelsche