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Optimize manual feed NL (internship)

Optimize manual feed NL (internship)

Optimize manual feed NL (internship) 150 150 Sparck Technologies


Sparck Technologies offers a position for an IT developer

Job title: Optimize manual feed
Education level: Education level Computer sciences or Industrial Engineering and Management
City: Drachten
Hours per week: 32 – 40
Availability: Available from September 2023
Internship duration: 5 – 6 months
Type of internship: Cooperation/Graduation internship

Job description

Sparck Technologies BV is an automated packaging solution (APS) provider with a decade of experience built on a spirit of innovation and commitment to improving our environment. We have been leading with purpose when it comes to eliminating excessive packaging and saving companies valuable resources. While we continue to make a positive difference to the world around us, our success is not only due to the quality of our product. We only succeed with the combined strength and diversity of our global team who are truly passionate about our packaging mission. Together we are creating a better future – for the planet, for future generations and for every Sparck Technologies team member.

The throughput of our automatic packaging machines is in some cases limited by the speed in which the operator can feed the machine with orders. Our team of engineers is looking for an intern that will help us to analyze this situation in order the find opportunity to improve this process by assisting the operator by speeding up of barcode recognition and support of optimal positioning of articles (single and/or multi article orders) based TOF camera analyses.


You will have the following responsibilities:

  • Analyze current behavior of operators while feeding the machine with orders
  • Identify bottlenecks
  • Create ideas to improve the throughput
  • Transform one or more ideas into a working prototype

You will be using the following tools and techniques:

  • C/C++
  • MS Office


  • Creative
  • Independent
  • Flexible

We offer

  • Experienced supervisor
  • Opportunity to be part of the engineering team of a leading company in packaging solutions
  • Internship compensation

Your application

If you are interested in this position then please contact Kasper Jansen: (k.jansen@sparcktechnologies.com), +31512589300 or Recruitment (recruitment.nl@sparcktechnologies.com)

Apply now

If you want to be part of a highly motivated, energetic team that is changing the packing automation industry, please send in your motivation letter and resume.

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