Senior Asset Manager at Sitech for Fibrant


We maximize results. Sitech is the leading technology partner, achieving maximum plant performance and cost-effectiveness. We analyse, optimize and maximize, thus ensuring that plants maintain their competitive edge. We do this with the latest technological applications, the right expertise, the best innovations and far-reaching digitization.

Can you drive maintenance performance to the next level? We are currently looking for a strong and experienced

(Senior) Asset Manager

You are responsible for pushing plant stability and reliability to world class level. You drive the multiannual maintenance agenda and implement it accordingly. You have a clear vision on how to deliver best in class maintenance performance and are able to engage the maintenance team and your stakeholders to efficiently bring it into practice


About Sitech

Sitech Services has always been renowned for its combination of expertise and reliability, and for its determination to constantly innovate. With the Chemelot site serving as a ‘playing field’, the company is and always has been close to the plants, where market leaders such as AnQore, Fibrant, OCI Nitrogen, Arlanxeo, Borealis and DSM are among the regular customers. This has provided not only a wealth of knowledge and experience, but also a unique opportunity to put innovations and ideas for improvements to direct use.

With the focus now on extensive digitization and service integration as the new accelerator for the future, Sitech Services has grown into the professional high-tech engineering service provider at Chemelot, and far beyond.

About Fibrant

Fibrant develops, improves and sells Caprolactam, Ammonium Sulfate and their by-products worldwide. They have production facilities in Geleen and China. Companies in the automotive, textile and agricultural industries use their high-quality materials in various applications. This varies from food packaging to nylon tights and artificial fertilizer. In the Netherlands Fibrant has 330 employees, spread over the head office in Urmond and the Chemelot-site in Geleen.


You will be positioned at the Fibrant plant in Geleen and will be responsible for setting up the maintenance plan according to the plant’s needs, preventive and corrective, and for executing it together with the (Sitech) maintenance team. By making a step change in maintenance strategy and execution you contribute directly to Fibrant’s ambition of becoming a world class, safe and reliable plant.

On one hand you have a clear vision on how maintenance in a chemical environment should be done and you are able to share this vision with your team and other stakeholders. Next you ensure the right quantitative and qualitative output is delivered by your team during regular production or during specific maintenance stops. Prior and during these activities safety and health of employees in the plant are your key priority. By continuously and effectively improving the integrity and availability of our plant installations you further contribute to Fibrant’s ambition of becoming a world class manufacturing plant. In this role you directly report to the VP Operations on quality, quantity and budget of the work.

Do you recognize yourself in this profile, then you are really cut for the job. At the moment we are looking for a driven (Senior) Asset Manager to strengthen Fibrant’s Plant Management team. Working closely with the Director Operations and the Production Owners you are end responsible for maintenance within Fibrant.


For the position of Asset manager, you need the following qualities:

  • You have at least 5-10 years of experience in a maintenance role in a similar environment;
  • You have a HBO/academic work and thinking level;
  • You are a conceptual thinker with drive for results and a continuous improvement mindset;
  • You have a clear and innovative vision on solving “old” challenges in “new” ways;
  • You know which short term and long term KPI’s need to be in place;
  • You are able to work in a dynamic and complex environment where setting priorities and decision making is key;
  • You are aware of opportunities offered by Industry 4.0;
  • You are a people manager;
  • You are an experienced change manager who knows what it takes to realize sustainable change.


You are a dedicated member of Fibrant’s Plant Management Team (PMT) and will be working from the plant unit in Geleen (Chemelot). We offer the opportunity to strongly contribute in becoming a world class manufacturing plant, where an efficient and safe maintenance performance makes a huge difference in the success of the business.

The Sitech employment benefits package includes a competitive salary (14 months’ salary), bonus agreement and other secondary salary components (including profit sharing) and ample challenges and career opportunities in the future.


If you have questions or want to discuss the position please contact Erwin Amesz on +31 46 460 00 00,