Mechanical Engineer R&D

  • the Netherlands
  • Academy
  • €3.500 to €5.000
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Job description

Do you want to combat global food waste, join the R&D team at a family business which is specialized in engineering process solutions, machines and complete production lines for the international food industry?
Then don’t stop reading this interesting vacancy and maybe we will meet in person soon in the Netherlands!


As a mechanical Engineer R&D, you make technical sketches/3D models on request or on your own initiative. You design prototypes, machine(parts), have close contact with suppliers and other parties involved to arrive at the requested and possible solutions. You then determine the materials to be used, make bills of materials and pneumatic diagrams.
You also write specifications for production, inspections, end products and production technology. Finally, you test machines and parts against the CE guidelines and applicable certifications. In addition to these activities, you coordinate mechanical designs with fellow Engineers, you may visit customers in case of technical problems and you carry out research on the basis of improvement and optimization.

Job requirements

  • You have a Bachelor and/or Master degree in Mechanical or Mechatronics Engineering;
  • You have 3-5 years’ experience in a similar position in preferably Mechanical Engineering;
  • You are familiar with electronic control principles such as PLC, drive systems (pneumatic and electrical) and modern design principles. Methods such as MPO, morphological overviews and TRIZ are not new for you the same goes for drawing and designing with 2D/3D CAD programs as SolidWorks;
  • You have knowledge of various CE guidelines and the EHEDG, as with PDM packages;
  • Fluent in English.

What We Offer:
  • A full-time job at an informal and stable family company;
  • Depending on your work experience and degree, we offer you a gross salary of €3.500 - €5.000 per month, travel allowance, 27 free vacation days plus 13 days extra and 8% holiday bonus which is paid once a year in May;
  • A challenging position that offers plenty of development opportunities, in which you are stimulated in your professional and personal development;
  • A chance to relocate to the Netherlands with good support in: housing, visa applications, (health)insurances and other important matters that comes with the relocation;
  • A 1 year contract to start with.

Compensation

€3.500 - €5.000 gross income per month

Company profile

Our client is located in the Netherlands, which has set the quality standards for fresh products and the food processing industry. Since the founding in 1924 this family business developed and produced peeling and cutting machines for all kinds of products. There for they are proud to have supported many large food processing companies in improving their processing plants and developed new machines in close cooperation with several clients, not only to improve existing facilities, but also to introduce new products to their customers. They are committed to providing our clients with outstanding equipment to support them in creating added value in food processing.
This company specializes in engineering process solutions, ranging from standalone machines to complete production lines, for the international food industry and invests continuously in developing new machines and systems to improve the operational efficiency of its customers and the quality of their end products.

Location

the Netherlands,

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  • Balance flexibility, certainty and room for personal growth in a supportive and challenging work environment.
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  • Not a good fit? No problem, together we will find you a place that better suits you.
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