Mechanical Engineer Production in IJmuiden, Netherlands

at Airborne Oil & Gas
Location IJmuiden, Netherlands
Date Posted May 25, 2018
Category Petroleum Engineer
Job Type Permanent


About the job

You are responsible for design, build and optimisation of production tools, equipment and machinery. You ensure that the production lines run with the right balance between cost and stability. As Mechanical Engineer Production you use your prior experience and expertise to analyse mechanical systems, suggest changes for improvement and build equipment. This is an all-round function that requires global understanding of all the main engineering elements: design, component manufacturing, hydraulics, pneumatics and 3D modelling. It is appreciated if you have a basic understanding of electrical and measurement systems as well as industrial automation.

Main responsibilities

Designing and implementing improvements to production and pipe handling equipment
Creating concept designs of next generation production equipment
Carrying out strength and performance calculations of (future) equipment
Making technical assessments of systems, designs and drawings
Calculating cost estimations in concept and detailed design
Creating proposals and business cases for (large) improvement projects
Supporting maintenance organisation in analysing, solving and preventing malfunctions
Performing Root Cause Analysis (RCA) and Failure Mode and Effects Analysis (FMEA)
Creating documentation for CE, maintenance and operating instructions
Performing Continuous Improvement projects

Skills and experience

Master’s or Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering
At least 5 years of relevant work experience
Experience in design and build of production machines
Experience in running and supporting machines in a production line environment
Strong analytical skills
Good communication skills, both written and verbal
Good command of English and sufficient command of Dutch to communicate with process operators

Before entering into an employment agreement, Airborne Oil & Gas requires that (potential) employees provide a VOG (Declaration on Behaviour).

Our offer

We offer you a role within a dynamic, growing and innovative company
You will work in a pleasant, open and challenging work place with enthusiastic colleagues
Salary indication will be based on your relevant knowledge and work experience
Airborne Oil & Gas has its own pension scheme
We offer 32 holidays based on a fulltime contract
You will be stationed at our office in IJmuiden

About the company

Airborne Oil & Gas (AOG) is a young and dynamic company that designs and manufactures high-end Thermoplastic Composite Pipe (TCP) for the oil and gas industry. The head office is near Amsterdam in The Netherlands, with offices in Houston and Kuala Lumpur. The company is constantly developing. We are a young multinational, operating world-wide, currently employing 17 nationalities. TCP is a revolutionary product that enables Airborne Oil & Gas to become an important supplier to the oil and gas industry. The application of TCP allows for change of the current ways of working and enables more cost-efficient project execution. The atmosphere at AOG is enterprising, pioneering and collegial, together we are building a unique product.

The team
You will be part of the Production Line Engineers Team. The team is a multi-disciplinary team of engineers that carries out and optimises the TCP manufacturing processes, and works closely with the production operators. You will also work closely with the Manufacturing Development Team that improves the manufacturing processes.

Recruiter: HR Recruitment AOG
If you require further information you can contact our HR department at phone number + 31 (0)255 763500.
If you are interested in applying for this position, please apply online by clicking the ‘Apply here’ button.

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