Behind the scenes

at Synamic

Synamic was set up by Herman Steen and Marcel de Vries (co-founders), Jacob Brouwer (Process Technologist), Wopke van Rhijn (Project Manager), Ellen Steen (Office Manager), Richard de Vries (EPC Manager), Theo Kik (EPC Manager) and Rudy Schuitema (Process Technologist). We introduce them below.


More information

You will also find additional information about job and/or work experience vacancies, and of course our contact information and directions. You can navigate using the floating menu on the right-hand side of this website, or simply by scrolling.

Steen and De Vries

First of all we have the co-founders, Herman Steen and Marcel de Vries, who explain in particular their past in ‘the business’. Then an overview of the whole team, with specialities and individual contact information.




Synamic
names and numbers

Synamic consists of Herman Steen and Marcel de Vries (co-founders), Jacob Brouwer (Process Technologist), Wopke van Rhijn (Project Manager), Ellen Steen (Office Manager), Richard de Vries (EPC Manager), Theo Kik (EPC Manager) and Rudy Schuitema (Proces Technologist).


Steen and De Vries

Co-founders of Synamic

Herman Steen and Marcel de Vries founded Synamic. They have been leading the way since the end of 2010 when, after years of intensive collaboration, they decided to combine their two project management agencies into a whole new entity.



Marcel de Vries

Marcel de Vries has been operating independently since 2008, when he set up XL Technologies. Prior to this, he worked as a Software Engineer for GTI and Technical Project Leader for Friesland Foods, amongst other things. You can read more about Marcel de Vries here.

Herman Steen

Herman Steen was a Project Engineer for Philips Consumer Lifestyle and Project Manager for Friesland Foods before he started the HITEC Innovations project management agency in 2007. You can find more information about Herman Steen on his LinkedIn profile.

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The Synamic team

names and numbers (from left to right)

1) Wopke van Rhijn is Project Manager. An experienced, academically trained people manager who always has a good overview and maintains the calm in complex and hectic situations. (LinkedIn).


5) Ellen Steen is Office Manager. An organisational wonder with a helicopter view and a refined way with numbers. Lots of experience with various project and engineering agencies. (LinkedIn).


2) Marcel de Vries is Managing Director. An efficient problem-solver with a strong feel for the human side of things, and a spider in the web – at his best with highly complex technological issues. (LinkedIn).


6) Richard de Vries is EPC Manager with an eye blink at ICT. With cast-iron communication skills he bridges the gap between production and information technology. Potentially also an ideal project manager. (LinkedIn).


3) Jacob Brouwer is Process Technologist. He has an excellent theoretical foundation, and vast practical experience. Curious with no limits… and mad about challenges. (LinkedIn).


7) Rudy Schuitema (not yet on picture) is Proces Technologist. A physicist, always looking for that next challenge. A hard worker with lot's of knowledge. (LinkedIn).

4) Herman Steen is Managing Director. A creative team builder getting the job done who approaches projects with a very developed sense for innovative, long-term solutions. (LinkedIn).

Working at Synamic

Work experience and job vacancies

Synamic selects its employees on the basis of training, experience and personality, so we are not so much a collection of individuals, but more an almost perfectly balanced team in which everyone keeps each other constantly sharp, to enable full development of potential.


Work Experience

We also warmly encourage students with project management and/or process technology ambitions to contact us by e-mail. We value an eagerness to learn and enthusiasm.

Working At Synamic...

Are you looking for a working environment were you can lay down and relax, with lot’s of formalities, procedures, a large hierarchical organization and are you busy planning your retirement? Then you can stop reading…. That’s not what Synamic is about.......

 

Employees at Synamic are motivated and entrepreneurial employees, not afraid of the unknown, willing to learn and always looking for challenges and, very important, have fun! We are working as a team and are continuously exploring where we can develop each other and ourselves.

 

We are looking for Project Managers, EPC Managers and Process Technologists with HBO+ / Academic education, within the framework as outlined above. Are you interested and looking for a new job? We challenge you to send us an e-mail, making clear why you like one of the above functions, what you are looking for and what kind of potential you have.

 

Please send an e-mail (with CV) to: mail@synamic.nl.

 



Not a collection of individuals
but a solid team

We’re not a collection of individuals, but a balanced team in which everyone keeps each other sharp to enable full development of potential. The dynamics of technique and the synergy of teamwork.

Contact details and directions

Call, email and visit

You are of course very welcome to discuss your enquiry
with us. And we’re just as happy to meet you for an
obligation-free introduction.



Address Wismastate 3a
8926 RA Leeuwarden
Telephone +31 (0)58 28 940 38
Herman Steen

+31 (0)6 34 084 765

Marcel de Vries

+31 (0)6 24 435 513


Office
mail@synamic.nl
Herman Steen
herman@synamic.nl
Marcel de Vries
marcel@synamic.nl
Social Media
The Synamic LinkedIn company profile.

 


Our Office Manager
Ellen Glas-Steen

You are, of course, very welcome to discuss your enquiry with us. Our Office Manager Ellen Glas-Steen (on the photo at the left) is always happy to help anyone further!