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We are looking for: Mechanical Design Engineer

Mechanical Design Engineer

Mechanical Design Engineer

We are expanding our team with a Mechanical Design Engineer!

The Mechanical Design Engineer will work in the R&D department to develop and improve our flow meters and other instrumentation. Help us to create innovative, easy-to-use, high-quality products for the global manufacturing industry which enable them to save energy.

What we do

VPInstruments’ mission is to make the world a better and more sustainable place by eliminating industrial energy waste. We do this by developing, producing, and supplying instrumentation and monitoring software for compressed air and technical gasses. Our products can be found in many industrial production plants, for example glass production, food and beverage, automotive, pharmaceutical plants, all over the world. We thrive on innovation and with our R&D department we work on improving our products and designing new state-of-the-art products, which we manufacture ourselves.

What can you expect

As a Mechanical Design Engineer, you are working together with your colleagues from the R&D department on existing and new products. You like working on R&D projects from concept to production, you are familiar with requirement engineering, and you are interested in both research and development.

During product development you make prototypes to test and evaluate new concepts and you have contact with possible new and existing suppliers. You have a focus on mechanical engineering, and you can combine this with electronics and software engineering to develop complete products. Experience with, or interest in fluid dynamics is a nice to have when designing our flow meters.

Besides the development of new and existing products, you also work on production engineering projects to further improve the production of all products. You are happy to work alone, as well as in small teams with colleagues or with external partners, but anyway you carry through to solve problems.

What we expect from you

  • You have a background in Industrial Design Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or relevant similar education, at HBO or WO level;
  • You have at least 1 to 3 years work experience in a similar field;
  • You are familiar with using SolidWorks;
  • You have basic knowledge and interest in electronics, software, and physics (fluid flow);
  • You are fluent in English, Dutch is not necessary but very nice to have, just like other language skills;
  • You work accurately and organized;
  • You are a team player and enjoy working with your colleagues;
  • You are available for 32 to 40 hours per week;
  • You are living within a radius of 30 km, or you are willing to move to the vicinity of Delft in the future.

What can you expect from us

A challenging job at an informal company. We are a close and young team of about 18 people. We like to work hard, challenge ourselves and be the best in what we do. We value growth and thereby invest in your personal development. Team spirit and personal contact with colleagues is important, so therefore we work for most of the time in the office, although working occasionally from home is also possible.

We like to have fun with each other. We lunch together and you can expect regular team outings. We offer a market conform salary, a pension plan, a sports plan, and in addition there is a profit-sharing plan.

How to join?

If you have any questions or if you would like to apply for this job, please contact Bart Spel via or +31 (0)15 213 1580. We would like to drink a cup of coffee and get to know you better.

Acquisitie op basis van deze vacature wordt niet op prijs gesteld.