Working at Aertssen

European Expat Supervisor Mechanic | Middle East


With 60 years of experience and state-of-the art machinery, we welcome you to our passionate and approachable family business. Within Belgium, we operate in three divisions: (i) Aertssen Infra, (ii) Aertssen Cranes and (iii) Aertssen Transport & Logistics and guarantee the execution of a wide range of diverse projects on a daily basis. In addition, over the past 15 years we have made a name for ourselves as a reliable player in the Middle East, where we manage our operations from our brand new office in Abu Dhabi. Our high-tech machine fleet and two thousand specialized employees enable us to continuously provide a strategic customer-oriented service. Our employees, they are invaluable to us. After all, it is the synergy between the passionate people of the A-team and our machines that enables us to excel every day in everything we do.

Aertssen Group, that is People, Power and Passion, to Build On!
This conviction was validated by our election as Company of the Year 2021 and our Best Managed Companies label.


  • As head of a team of local mechanics you are responsible for the inspection, preventive maintenance and repairs of all our heavy earth moving equipment, based in Abu Dhabi. (regular visits within the GCC)
  • You are the link between the back office (buyers, admin, logistics, ...) and the team of local mechanics on site.
  • You report to the Workshop Manager.


  • You have at least a secondary education degree (car) mechanics or equivalent experience.
  • You have at least 5 years of experience as a mechanic, by preference with heavy machinery.
  • You speak fluent English.
  • You work accurate, punctual, flexible and can work well in a team.
  • You are willing to move abroad for an extended period of time.
  • We are looking for someone who has international experience on large international projects or mining.


A job as a supervisor mechanic abroad offers you many challenges! Our machines and yards are not only very large, you also work in extreme weather conditions. Our machinery is very diverse, this gives you the necessary variety. You can count on an interesting salary.

Your benefits

Build a solid career at Aertssen.

Attention to health
Training courses
State-of-the-art machinepark
Fun @ work
Smartphone for employees


Caroline Melis - Recruiter
+32 3 561 00 33

We put our people first

People, power & passion to build on

Highly skilled professionals, state-of-the-art machinery, and an all-encompassing passion have been our three guarantees for construction projects of the highest quality for over sixty years. This is the only way we can offer our customers the best solution for their project, now and in the future.

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