about the organization
Elestor is a fast growing scale-up with a award winning product. We are fueled by multi-milion euro investments, as well as by strategic adoption of our innovative technology in commercial settings.
We reduced the cost of storing electricity to an absolute minimum. Our batteries are made in accordance a simple strategy. We are using low cost and abundant active materials such as hydrogen and bromine. We use a compact cell. And we have a patented pressurized system design.
We are located at Industrial Park Kleefse Waard in Arnhem. A hotspot when it comes to the energy transition and we contribute to accelerating it. We have the technology to play a decisive role in realizing a 100% clean electricity supply. If you want to contribute to the energy transition, Kleefse Waard is the perfect place!
First things first! It is important that you are willing to move to Arnhem. Elestor is a renowned company and is willing to help you with a work visa. If you are not willing to move, we ask you not to apply.
The activities of the Logistics & Production Employee at Elestor relate to the receipt, administration, storage, collection, and preparation of goods/products. You are responsible for the logistics process with associated logistics administration and incoming goods quality inspection. You ensure the right things are in the right place at the right time.
Next to logistics, you can diversify your activities within Production. You already prepare production orders by picking orders on schedule but, where necessary, will assist the production team in running high-quality production orders. Besides supporting the Production Engineer with the logistics, materials, and stock management for the production room, you can contribute to the fabrication and assembling of parts for the MEA (the membrane electrode assembly, the heart of Elestor's revolutionary flow battery system).
The Elestor team is growing from 50 to 100 within one-and-a-half years; the role of Logistics & Production Employee provides the opportunity to shape this position within a growing production organization in your own creative and innovative way and comes with multiple options for internal growth (for example, develop internally into a role as Logistics Manager).
Besides that you will:
- Accepting, receiving, and checking incoming goods/products
- Storing goods/products and administrating them into the system
- Setting up and managing the storage facility (warehouse)
- Monitoring stocks in warehouse inventory, production room, and the workshop
- Preparing and issuing shipments of goods/products from and to suppliers
- Initiate improvements in the logistics processes
- Support production engineering in multiple ways
The ideal candidate has logistics experience and a high affinity with technical and/or production environments. You enjoy using your experience into setting up your (logistics) shop within Elestor. Still, you also like to be the all-round professional in the operations department, in which you show pro-active and pragmatic behavior. People describe you as precise and structured but also as a team player with a positive mindset, able to be flexible when the situation demands it. You love fast-paced and changing environments, and your co-workers praise you for your independence and self-starting attitude.
- You love logistics! Possibly you have completed MBO 4 training with a focus on logistics and/or in a technical discipline
- You have at least two years of demonstrable experience in logistics, preferably in a technical or production environment
- You know what it takes to work safely in a high-tech and chemical production company (e.g., following safety procedures, handling (raw) materials delicately)
- Able to communicate clearly in Dutch and English, both verbal and written.
Elestor has been recognized as 1 of the 10 most innovative companies in the Netherlands by both the University of Amsterdam and the Dutch Chamber of Commerce.
Elestor offers an open, action-oriented and exciting working environment in a diverse and international team of highly skilled professionals. We have a flat management structure and offer many opportunities to excel and grow. Terms of employment are competitive and include participation in a Stock Appreciation Rights (SAR) program. When we succeed, we all benefit.
Elestor is an equal opportunities employer. We believe diversity aids creativity and innovation, so whatever your race, colour, nationality, national or ethnic origin, sex, gender, religion, age, sexual orientation or disability, you are welcome to join our ranks! We actively promote inclusion and we abhor discrimination. We treat all our employees, contractors, workers, job applicants, suppliers, clients and everyone else with respect.
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Industriepark Kleefse Waard (IPKW) is the hotspot for sustainability and circularity. The Working on IPKW platform is a collaboration between IPKW, Kracht Recruitment and other park residents of IPKW. By looking for cooperation between all park residents for recruiting staff, we increase the chance of a good match and therefore the success of companies. This is how we all accelerate the energy transition!