Mechanical engineer

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Have impact on medical product development as a mechanical engineer!

As a mechanical engineer you will share responsibility with the team to make the mechanical aspect a success within our complex design issues. Your broad interests will fit our projects in different market areas, such as high-tech and medical.


Each one of our companies differentiates itself in its own domain with unique expertise and skills. This way they help customers improve their performance and achieve more. On the basis of their passion for technology our companies are able to combine forces. By sharing knowledge and working together we increase our social impact.

Demcon life sciences & health is a multidisciplinary development and engineering partner for mechatronic challenges, from concept to realization, in the field of life sciences & health.


You will be involved from start (specification) to delivery (integration and/or industrialization) and will be given a lot of responsibility and freedom. You will have plenty of room to choose projects that interest you in consultation with your group leader. This open approach typifies our culture, as does the personal and involved work atmosphere.

You are involved in the concept phase and are then responsible for the engineering and foundation of the concept by making calculations and test setups. You work out the complete construction dossier, take care of the outsourcing of the critical components of the system and then manage the realization or you will participate in setting up professional series production. You discuss with the other disciplines to come to an overall design and you feel responsible for the design you are in charge of.


  • Bachelor’s/Master’s degree in Mechanical Engineering 
  • At least 3 years of relevant work experience as a mechanical engineer in the development of high-tech, industrial or medical systems 
  • You seek depth in fine mechanical construction principles, analysis methods and DFX 
  • Fluent speaking/writing the Dutch and English language 
  • Skilled with 3D CAD (preferably SolidWorks) 
  • You like to bear responsibility up to and including verification of the final product 
  • You are not afraid to approach others 
  • A great sense of responsibility 


At Demcon we value a nice workplace. For example, we have good coffee and there is free fresh fruit waiting for you every week. There is also a lot of personal attention and we discourage overtime because we know how important home is.

Furthermore, you can count on:

•  A good, market-based salary 
•  31 days off and 8% vacation allowance 
•  A good pension plan at Zwitserleven 
•  The opportunity to follow training and courses through the Demcon Academy so you can further develop your knowledge 
•  A laptop and telephone from work 
•  Bicycle plan 
•  Active personnel association (monthly activities such as drinks and an annual Demcon weekend) and annual sporting events


Do you have any questions about this position? We will be happy to answer them. Call to Joost Ridderhof (groupleader mechanical & industrial design engineering) or Marleen Blanckenborg (corporate recruiter) at  +31 (0)88 – 115 20 00.

Have we aroused your interest for the position of mechanical engineer? Then we look forward to receiving your cv. You can apply via the application button.


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application procedure.

Does this vacancy appeal to you and are you curious about the application process? This goes as follows:

1. Apply
You have applied! We will discuss it internally and respond as soon as possible.
2. Phone call
We got acquainted briefly and want to get to know each other better.
3. First call
See if there is a match from both sides and if the expectations are correct.
4. Second call
We investigate a possible collaboration more closely.
5. Offer
We both see the match! Let’s make you a suitable proposal.
6. Contract
Your response to the offer is positive. We are going to finalize the collaboration!