Project Engineer

  • Vakgebied Engineering
  • Dienstverband Fulltime
  • Vacaturenummer VAC-10020591
  • Locatie Boxmeer
  • Type overeenkomst Secondment with contracting
  • Branche Engineering

Over deze vacature

The Project Engineer works closely together with Sales Engineers to translate the needs of international customers into innovative, logistically optimized and reliable systems for our customers. Project Engineer is responsible for the technical integrity of the system Marel delivers to the customers and act on behalf of Innovation. This involves layouts where various solutions are connected into an integrated production system by means of intelligent transport systems. The scope of a project can vary from a small production system to a complete line.


  • Be the primary link between Sales and Innovation in the order to cash process
  • Based on the proposal layout and the functional description, take care of the detailed engineering specifications to complete the order layout
  • Responsibility for creating and making the order/technical specification for the equipment/system solutions according to a CTO (Configure to Order)
  • Detail all technical components, including specials
  • Responsibility for creating the engineering package, consisting detailed layout and technical specification (air, water, loads, etc.), for the customer and the required information for successive installation by Marel
  • Create BOMs list (Build of materials) and check BOMs for system integrity for projects that need layouts
  • Advice and create specifications for Third party equipment and technically assess the offered solution
  • Responsible for the transfer of the complete order-engineering package to Project Management and Order Engineering
  • Review production drawings from Order Engineering prior to production
  • Review configurations of standard equipment from Sales Engineering prior to production
  • Estimate hours for Layout work and order engineering work needed for all projects


Marel offers solutions and services for processing of all usual types of poultry, all possible stages in the process and at any required production capacity. Besides broiler processing, we also specialize in technology and systems for processing turkeys, ducks and other breeds such as layers and parent stock. Our approach focuses on accomplishing the most value adding, tailor made production facilities.




Skills and Abilities

  • Detail oriented, structural, analytical and focused on quality
  • Pro-active: take initiatives, based on own insights, to improve the system solution or the effectiveness and efficiency of the work
  • Strong communication skills; work with customers and co-workers in a courteous and tactful manner
  • Ability to deliver results and meet customers expectations

Education, Knowledge, and Experience

  • Bachelor degree in engineering, preferably in mechanical engineering
  • At least two years experience in a similar job
  • Experience with Layout engineering applications
  • Strong English skills, both written and verbal is required and you can easily connect and communicate with people
  • Experience with and comfort working in multi-cultural, multi-discipline organization is an advantage