Industrial Control Systems Assistant

The Sofidel Group  

The Sofidel Group is one of the leading manufacturers of paper for hygienic and domestic use worldwide. Established in 1966, the Group has subsidiaries in 12 countries – Italy, Spain, the UK, France, Belgium, Germany, Sweden, Poland, Hungary, Greece, Romania and the USA – with more than 6,000 employees, net sales of 2,173 million Euros (2020) and a production capacity of over one million tonnes per year (1,428,000 tonnes in 2020). “Regina”, its most well-known brand, is present on almost all the reference markets. Other brands include: Softis, Le Trèfle, Sopalin, Thirst Pockets, KittenSoft, Nalys, Cosynel, Lycke, Nicky, Papernet. A member of the UN Global Compact and the international WWF Climate Savers programme, the Sofidel Group considers sustainability a strategic factor with regards to growth and is committed to reducing its impact on natural capital and maximising social benefits, setting as objective the creation of shared added value for all stakeholders. Sofidel’s greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions reduction targets to 2030 have been approved by the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi) as consistent with reductions required to keep warming to well-below 2°C, in line with the goals of the Paris Agreement.


To assist in the study, development and implementation of suitable IT tools regarding the technical solutions for managing the production and logistics process for all the Sofidel Group’s plants.


  • Assists in the feasibility study of technical solutions relating to systems for controlling the production process, collecting and processing data, traceability and support for maintenance management
  • Computerises the agreed technical solutions
  • Sets up the required hardware
  • Assists in the verification, testing and validation of the developed solution
  • Transfers the technical solutions adopted to the departments concerned
  • Assists in the drawing up of procedures for the technical solutions developed and assists in the training of the staff concerned
  • Supports Operating and Supply Chain functions in maintaining the technical solutions
  • Supports the line manager in managing the control software for the palletising, traceability management, labelling and converting supervision systems and shipment devices
  • Supports the line manager in managing the technical approval of the specifications for the converting lines IT systems
  • Supports the line manager in managing the software testing of CNV machines and of the related remote maintenance systems
  • Promotes a corporate culture based on safety
  • Applies Corporate Principles and Values




The ideal candidate is a young graduate in:

  • Electronics Engineering
  • Mechatronic
  • Informatics

knowledge programming dot.net and PLC programming

Availability to travel for long periods of time

Knowledge of English language

Teamwork capability

The method of placement and remuneration will be commensurate with the actual experience and skills of the candidates.