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Mechanical Engineer

Do you have experience as a Mechanical Engineer and are you ready do make a next step? Are you eager to help Nobian to become one of the most sustainable chemical companies in Europe? Then we are looking for you.

Are you a recent graduate and looking for a kickstart of your career? Then we would like to hear from you as well!

Mechanical Engineer 
Fulltime, Hengelo
Annual gross salary, incl. 8% holiday pay: EUR 52.000 – EUR 85.000 (depending on your experience you can be on a higher salary band)

Your challenge as a Mechanical Engineer
As a Mechanical Engineer you provide scoping and lead engineering for (investment) projects for the Mechanical discipline. You will deliver the corresponding deliverables (project scopes, budget estimates, starting point for basis engineering packages) within time, estimated costs and required quality levels. You will set up the engineering resources planning and budget estimates for the various phases in which the discipline participates. Next to that, you will proactively perform pre-investigations for problem statements within the discipline.

Further to this your tasks will exist of:

  • Defining the technical scope of projects based on an Initiation Form (IF) and translating it into required project deliverables which are applicable for the project’s phases in which the discipline participates
  • Being an important adviser for the project lead/project manager in terms of technical options for the problem statements within the mechanical discipline
  • Guiding and being responsible for the quality of the detailed engineering packages of external parties
  • Being responsible for the design including calculations, safety and integrity monitoring functions of the basic design up to the commissioning phase in which you work in close collaboration with the maintenance- reliability and/or process engineers
  • Recognizing and implementing improvement possibilities within the working domain, for example: changing standards & norms, working procedures, investment in new tools or hiring of external expertise. 

About Nobian - A leader in essential chemicals
Nobian is a European leader in the production of essential chemicals for industries ranging from construction and cleaning to pharmaceuticals and water treatment. We excel in the safe and reliable supply of high-purity salt, chlor-alkali and chloromethanes, thanks to our integrated value chain with modern production sites in the Netherlands, Germany and Denmark. Our 1,600 employees are committed to become safer, more efficient and sustainable, to ensure that the essential products of today will keep enriching our lives tomorrow with chemistry you can count on.

At Nobian we take great pride in our strong history and heritage, going back more than 100 years. We value the entrepreneurial spirit of our founders as well as our current strong drive for business excellence, innovation and sustainability. Based on these foundations we have become a leading European company in salt mining, essential chemistry, including green hydrogen, and energy.

Our values guide our behavior and are a crucial part of our strong identity and company culture. They demonstrate what we stand for as a corporate citizen, as a business partner and as an employer. Our values guide our relationships with our partners, suppliers and stakeholders. 

This is our offer
When you join us, you will be part of our fascinating and ambitious international environment with highly skilled and motivated colleagues. A company that develops, produces and sells products that are essential for everyday life. Where employees aim high, take ownership and do it right. Our employment package comprises:

  • A permanent contract with 2 months’ probation period
  • Annual gross salary based on full time employment EUR 52.000 – EUR 85.000
  • An attractive bonus scheme;
  • 35 vacation days;
  • An excellent pension plan;
  • Training opportunities.

Have you got what it takes?

As a Mechanical Engineer you have a strong background in mechanical engineering principles and a passion for problem solving. You act as a team player and collaborate closely with different stakeholders. You foster a collaborative and supportive work environment, promote open communication and knowledge sharing among team members.

Further to this you recognize yourself in the following points:

  • Minimal possession of an HBO / BSc degree in a relevant engineer discipline
  • First working experience or a completed internship (for recent graduates)
  • Possesses actual and proven knowledge of techniques which are applicable within the discipline
  • Excellent communication skills in English, Dutch or the willingness to learn Dutch is a big plus

Are you eager to start your career at Nobian as Mechanical Engineer?
Then we are looking forward to receiving your online application via our website. Please use the ‘apply’ link on this page and upload your CV and job specific cover letter. Any questions? Then contact Brecht Vanhemel, 

Apply Here 

A pre-employment screening and a Certificate of Conduct may form part of the selection process. 
We have already chosen our sourcing channels for this recruitment and kindly ask not to be contacted by any advertisement agents, recruitment agencies or manning companies.