Service Technical Expert


At Ridder, we work together to create a sustainable agri-food sector. Worldwide. As a major player in the international horticultural sector, we create technical solutions that help growers produce food and flowers more sustainably. We are an innovative family business, in full development, ready with the knowledge and expertise of our 350 employees for all our customers, anywhere in the world.

Your role within Ridder:

As a Technical Expert at Ridder, you play a crucial role in providing technical expertise and support with a focus on control technical climate, substrate and water treatment systems in (greenhouse) horticulture. You are responsible for identifying, analyzing and solving complex technical issues. In addition, you will be involved in designing and implementing technical solutions that meet the needs of our end users.

The following duties are part of this position:

  • Diagnose and troubleshoot control engineering installations;
  • Collaborate with internal teams to design and implement technical solutions;
  • Provide technical support to partners, end users and colleagues;
  • Documenting work procedures and processes and logging work performed.

What do you bring in any case?

  • Minimum MBO level in measurement and control engineering or Mechatronics;
  • Work experience as an installation technician or service technician;
  • Command of both Dutch and English in word and writing;
  • Customer friendly; it is your drive to help a customer to the most efficient and sustainable solution;
  • In possession of a driving license (B) because you will be working independently in your own company car;
  • Improvisational ability, flexible, thorough, careful, neat and accurate work.

What extra do you bring?

  • Practical experience in the field of electrical installations, water treatment units, process automation or measurement and control technology;
  • Familiar with the horticultural sector or have affinity with food & flower production;
  • You know that from your professionalism you also influence and contribute to customer centric working;
  • A healthy dose of humor and team spirit.

What will you find at Ridder?

  • Opportunities to develop yourself;
  • An ambitious, multidisciplinary team in which you enjoy a lot of freedom;
  • The possibility to work from home;
  • Room for entrepreneurship and initiatives;
  • Attractive terms of employment including a lease car and 29 days off;
  • Company car.


Fancy telling stories about innovative technology and sustainable food production? Apply immediately by sending your CV and motivation to Would you like more information, or a day (or part) of it? Then call Corbin Hoogenboom at 0622466329.

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