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Team Lead Mechanical Engineer (TEAMLENGM)

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Date: Jun 10, 2021

Location: Delft, NL

Company: Getinge

Applikon Biotechnology B.V., part of Getinge since January 2020, is a Dutch high-tech company and a world leader in the development and supply of advanced bioreactor systems from the laboratory to the pilot and production scales. Our mission is to provide reliable solutions that make it possible to save lives. We support the pharmaceutical industry (vaccines, regenerative drugs, antibodies, body tissues, biopharmaceutics and biosimilars) as well as industrial microbiology (enzymes, food & beverage, nutraceuticals, biofuels, biochemicals and bioplastics) in their upstream processes. Our main office is located in Delft (Netherlands) with two subsidiaries in the USA and UK. We have more than 180 employees working worldwide on development, production, quality control, marketing & sales, and after-sales support - all of which contributes to improvements in Life Science. That is our passion!



As a result of expansion, the Customer Projects department wishes to fill the position of:


Team Lead Mechanical Engineering (1FTE)



Are you a team player who loves to dream up new designs and figure out ways to make them function at work and at play? Are you an action-oriented thinker who loves to solve problems? Do you prefer to work in a dynamic work environment where you can put your attention to detail to the test? Are you a driver of positive change and constant improvement? Then look no further because we want you! Applikon Biotechnology is looking for a Team lead Customer Projects Mechanical Engineer. Read on to see if you have what it takes to join our team.


Primary Function
Applikon Biotechnology is looking for a Team Lead Customer Projects Mechanical Engineer who will be responsible for a wide variety of projects. Your first and foremost task will be to manage your colleagues of the Customer Projects department. Among other things you will be responsible for the technical output of draft detail and construction drawings based on 3D models. Common examples are assembly drawings and detailed drawings of lathed and milled components, of sheet metal and plastic injection-molded parts. This while maintaining the high standard for quality we praise ourselves for here at Applikon. This includes the development of products and the documentation for these products according to QMS. Furthermore, you will be responsible for the maintenance and updating of design norms for the wide variety of projects. Finally, you will control and authorize the working hours spent systematically. 


Candidates for this role must be self-driven, creative, have amazing attention to detail, good management skills, as well as great teamwork and collaboration skills to interface with our customers and the rest of our design, manufacturing, and management teams.



If you are interested in working in a dynamic organization with short communication lines and an informal culture, and where innovation and professionalism are highly valued, then please send your application to HR.Applikon@getinge.com