ATEX / IECEx Approval Engineer

Kiwa ExVision

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Kiwa ExVision

Our client Kiwa ExVision ( is an accredited independent test and certification organization on explosion safety. Kiwa ExVision mainly aims at internationally oriented manufacturers of products and components used in an (potential) explosion hazardous environment. For usage within Europe they test and certify against the European ATEX Directive (94/9/EC). Outside Europe they apply the IECEx certification system. Due to their approach, we find that that more and more manufacturers choose for Kiwa ExVision as their approval partner for ATEX and IECEx. This approach leads to sustainable growth of the organization.

The Position

  • As a type approval engineer within Kiwa Exvision you will be responsible for ATEX 95 and IECEx testing and certification according to the ATEX Directive (94/9/EC) and/or the IECEx certification system. Typical experience fields can be on intrinsic safety and/ or mechanical aspects such as pressurized enclosures.
    In line with the business philosophy you will have extensive contacts with our clients: manufacturers of Ex-equipment. Client satisfaction is the main driver so you will get a lot of freedom to serve the customer. We have a strong believe in the motivation and potential of our employees. It is our philosophy to optimally facilitate you and your career. It is our experience that this motivates much more than meeting all kind of internal objectives, bureaucratic policies, etc.
    If you like to join the company we ensure a very interesting work environment. You will become one of the key engineers building in the growth of Kiwa ExVision by serving clients in a way they will never think about looking for these services somewhere else.

Your Qualifications

Relevant experience at medior and senior level in type approval testing for the ATEX Directive (94/9/EC) and or for the IECEx certification system .

Masters (Msc) or Bachelor (Bsc) degree in electrical engineering or mechanical engineering

You are an expert on explosion safety compliance testing & certification.

You can work independent

Strong customer focus

Excellent communication skills both written and verbally

Able to deal with multiple projects simultaneously

Good command of English, knowledge of German is preferred

Willing to work in the Netherlands (Expat status/ Tax benefits may apply )


If you are interested in this position, we welcome your resume and motivation letter to be sent via You may also use the application button below.

If you have any questions about the role and the organisation; we invite you to contact us as well. The responsible consultant for this role is mr Gijs van der Zanden. You may contact him via phone/Whatsapp via +31(0)6 53 86 53 79 or via

Informatie en toepassing

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