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Mechanical Engineer Robotica

Mechanical Engineer Robotica

  • Eindhoven
  • Engineering
  • HBO (Bachelor)
  • WO (Master)
  • Permanent
  • VDL ETG Projects

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VDL ETG Projects is a leading provider of high-tech equipment and manufacturing solutions across various industries. With a strong commitment to innovation and excellence, we continuously strive to push the boundaries of technology to deliver cutting-edge solutions to our customers. We are currently seeking a passionate and skilled Mechanical Engineer to join our CropTeq team.

Mechanical Engineer Robotica

Position Overview:

As a Mechanical Engineer in the CropTeq team at VDL ETG Projects, you will play a pivotal role in the development and design of advanced agricultural technology solutions. CropTeq is dedicated to enhancing agricultural efficiency, sustainability, and productivity through the use of innovative machinery and automation systems. This position offers a unique opportunity to work on projects that contribute to the global food supply chain while collaborating with a team of experts in the field. 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Design and Development: Collaborate with cross-functional teams to design, develop, and optimize mechanical components and systems for CropTeq projects.
  • Prototyping: Create prototypes and conduct testing to validate and refine designs.
  • Technical Documentation: Prepare detailed engineering drawings, specifications, and documentation to support manufacturing and assembly processes.
  • Material Selection: Select appropriate materials and processes to ensure the durability and performance of mechanical components.
  • Quality Assurance: Implement quality control measures to ensure products meet or exceed design specifications.
  • Project Management: Work closely with project managers to ensure that projects are delivered on time and within budget
  • Continuous Improvement: Stay current with industry trends and emerging technologies to drive innovation within the team.


  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Mechanical Engineering or a related field.
  • Minimum of 5 years experience in mechanical design and engineering, preferably in agricultural machinery or similar industries.
  • Proficiency in 3D CAD software; Siemens Teamcenter NX for design and drafting.
  • Strong problem-solving skills and the ability to work in a dynamic team environment.
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to convey technical concepts to non-technical stakeholders.
  • Knowledge of materials, manufacturing processes, and quality control procedures.
  • Familiarity with agricultural practices and technologies is a plus.

We offer:

  • A challenging job where you can work at the line of development and implementation of the most advanced systems and modules for all kinds of high-tech OEMs.
  • You are part of the international, industrial, family-owned company VDL Groep;
  • You work with professionals in a technical and high end environment with a dynamic and informal atmosphere; 
  • A competitive salary;
  • Plenty of personal development through training and education;
  • An annual VDL party with all colleagues from VDL Groep;
  • Good working conditions with excellent career opportunities;
  • Various collective arrangements;
  • Participation in sports activities.


Are you interested and do you recognize yourself in above profile? Apply via the 'solliciteer” button. Please include a resume and motivation letter in which you describe why you are interested in this vacancy.

Company information:

Do you like to think along about how to convert the production of a prototype into an industrialisation process in an innovative way? Then you have come to the right place at VDL ETG Projects. We realise unique mechanisation projects at home and abroad. You will be involved in the entire process, from idea to realisation of a complete production line. For example, for the (mass) production of chips, flexible solar cells or the conversion of plant residues into biogas. We offer you engineering challenges (mechanical, electrical and software). Do you like variety in your work and technical challenges in an open and informal working atmosphere? Then take up the challenge with us! #LI-LD1