Job Application

Mechanical Design Engineer

Location: Boxmeer, Nederland

The organization

Marel is an international supplier of integrated systems, products and services for the fish, meat and poultry industry.  Our tagline is Advancing food processing. That’s at the heart of everything we do. We want to push food processing further. We want to make it better. That is our passion.
Some 5100 employees work worldwide for Marel supporting the Poultry, Further Processing, Fish and Meat industries. Unity, Innovation and Excellence are the values which characterize our company.

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For our Marel Further Processing organization location Boxmeer, we are looking for a:

Mechanical Design Engineer

The function

You will be responsible for the design and development of innovative production systems for the further processing industry, from concept to product launch. Your knowledge of the market will enable you to make a creative contribution, and you will be in a position to turn ideas into industrial solutions.

You will work in project teams on the development of the concepts and be responsible for the testing, investigation and verification of your concepts and designs. In doing so, you will pay attention to the implementation of the function, cleaning aspects, reliability, production technologies and cost price.
You will then compile a documentation package containing all engineering aspects, transfer the developed concepts and ensure that all knowledge and information is assured.

During the process, you will work closely with colleagues from Innovation, as well as from Supply Chain, Sales and Service.


  • You have a completed Bachelor or University education in Mechanical Engineering.
  • You have at least 3+ years of relevant work experience in mechanical (design) engineering, preferably in the food processing/technology industry.
  • You have experience working with a 3D CAD system, preferably with ProE
  • You are innovative, analytically inclined and pay attention to quality. You are also tenacious and enjoy working in a team.

We offer

Marel offers you plenty of space to develop yourself (internationally). The informal atmosphere gives you the opportunity to take responsibility and show initiative. You will of course be supported and supervised by the organization. Salary will depend on knowledge and experience. At Marel the challenges are there for taking!

Contact information/ The procedure

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For more information on the position you can contact Erik van Grinsven via