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Senior Mechanical Engineer

  • Job reference: 923109
  • Location: North Holland
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: Oil & Gas, Mechanical / HVAC Engineering
  • Date posted: 18/12/2018

Senior Mechanical Engineer

Education level : Bachelor / HBO
Location : North - Holland
Specialism : Engineering

About the job
You are responsible for design & build of production tools, equipment and machinery, supporting the maintenance organization in analyzing, solving and preventive actions on malfunctions. The Senior Mechanical Engineer ensures that the production lines run with the right balance between cost and stability. As Senior Mechanical Engineer you analyze mechanical systems, suggest changes for improvement and build equipment with prior experience and knowledge. It is an all-round function and requires global understanding of all the main engineering elements: design, component manufacturing, hydraulics, pneumatics and 3D modelling. Furthermore it is appreciated if you have a basic understanding of electrical and measurement systems as well as industrial automation.

  • Mechanical engineer with 5+ years of industry experience
    • Factory/manufacturing/production experience is desirable
  • Experienced in production equipments/machinery design and deployment
    • Experienced in static as well as rotating machine design
  • Proficient with codes and standards (e.g., CE marking)
  • Hands-on mentality
  • Keen on physics, data analysis and reporting
  • Motivated candidate, analytical skills, and fast learning ability
  • The candidate will be working in a multidisciplinary team, where his/her task would to be to robustly design/develop and integrate the hardware/machines for the production lines.
  • Potential to act as a system integrator from the hardware side.
  • Communication skills: Complex concepts into simple and clear message.

Excellent command of English. Basic in Dutch, benificial.

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Our offer
We offer you a role within a dynamic, growing and innovative company
You will work in a pleasant, open and challenging work place with enthusiastic colleagues
Salary indication will be based on your relevant knowledge and work experience
We offer 32 holidays based on a fulltime contract


The team
You will be part of the Manufacturing Technology Team. The team is multi-disciplinary engaging with the core focus to develop and improve manufacturing capability and processes. It is the technical driver for step-change continuous improvements.


Our role in supporting diversity and inclusion
As an international workforce business, we are committed to sourcing personnel that reflects the diversity and values of our client base but also that of Orion Group. We welcome the wide range of experiences and viewpoints that potential workers bring to our business and our clients, including those based on nationality, gender, culture, educational and professional backgrounds, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, and age differences, job classification and religion. In our inclusive workplace, regardless of your employment status as staff or contract, everyone is assured the right of equitable, fair and respectful treatment.

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