Mechanical Designer


As a Mechanical Designer you are part of a multidisciplinary project (approximately 10 people). The designer will be mainly responsible for the mechanical part of the design.His or her role will be to improve the current functionality of and to introduce new functionality of a new printer with regard to ink supply. Redesigning the tissue cleaner unit in close cooperation with a mechanical constructor and other disciplines in order to improve its performance and usability as well as reducing the costs. Another part of the job will be maintaining the quality the print head.
Most important stakeholders will be the colleagues of the team, production, service and purchasing.
Tools to achieve this goal are gathering requirements, create, evaluate and choosing concepts as well as prototyping, verification and validation of the different processes.


  • Candidate has a MSc in Mechanical Engineering or Mechatronics (with affinity to Mechanical Engineering);
  • 3-5 years of work experience working in multidisciplinary teams and in a manufacturing environment;
  • Knowledge of Matlab is required;
  • Knowledge of and experience NX (verification of calculations) is preferred;
  • To be successful the candidate is a team player, has good communicative skills and is has a hands point of view;
  • Candidate has profound knowledge - verbal and written - of English. Knowledge of Dutch is advantageous;
  • Candidate is permissioned to work in the Netherlands, and able to provide, if requested, a certificate of conduct.

We offer:
HQT is a specialized partner for companies and candidates in the sectors Industry, Logistics, Energy and IT. With more than 25 years’ experience, our clients as well as candidates view us as a specialized partner. We offer:
-Finding you an appropriate (long-term) project or job with care and attention;  
-Guidance during your assignment;
-Job coaching by shaping your career;
-Pleasant and casual contact, in which there’s always time for a cup of coffee;
-Good working conditions, fitting to your education and experience;

Interested in this vacancy or would you like to meet with HQT to see what we can do for you? Apply by sending your CV and motivation to or contact our recruiter Maaike Verpoort by calling 0644524831.