Lead Engineer

  • Vakgebied Engineering
  • Dienstverband Fulltime
  • Vacaturenummer VAC-10023256
  • Locatie waddinxveen
  • Type overeenkomst Secondment via YER
  • Branche Engineering

Over deze vacature

Do you want to work as a Lead Engineer on high-quality technical machines for diversification, at an ambitious machine builder, who wants to develop further in the international market?


As a Lead Engineer you are responsible for the constructive elaboration of various applications of technology based on customer or design specifications. As a member of a project team you are responsible for a complete construction file, consisting of 2D/3D CAD, documentation, specifications and substantiating process and strength calculations. As a member of a multidisciplinary product team you are responsible for standardization and innovation of this companies portfolio.


This organisation provides a comprehensive product portfolio for special industries all over the world. With its technologies and service solutions, they are the world leader in all major business areas. Customized solutions are the key to success.


  • A very versatile job with many (international) contacts at a leading, international and successful player in its industry
  • Working within an informal environment with a flat structure and an entrepreneurial attitude, where much freedom is offered. The working atmosphere is collegial and informal and fun events and team building activities are organized regularly
  • Challenge in development of the company, systems and process optimization


  • Completed HBO education in mechanical engineering, or a comparable level obtained through experience
  • At least 10 years of experience in a similar position, preferably gained at a machine builder in the food industry
  • Be familiar with generally applicable legal regulations, machine directive, hygienic design and CE standards
  • Have knowledge of different production methods and material applications
  • Experience with pressure vessels is a plus
  • Experience with 3D CAD, i.c.w. PDM system (knowledge of Inventor/Vault is a plus)
  • Get along well with Word and Excel
  • Pragmatic attitude for solving complex problems
  • Able to operate and communicate with expertise in a broad field and at various levels
  • Good command of the Dutch and English language in word and writing
  • All-round technician with an affinity for process technology