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Group Lead System Availability / Mechatronics

Do you have professional leadership and management skills combined with a detailed eye for competency improvement? Are you a pro-active, analytical, creative person with a “can do” mentality? If you have the ambition to coach experts and help them to excel in their jobs and support them in delivering pragmatic solutions from specifications up to manufacturing designs, then this might be your job!    Introduction

As a group lead we expect you to have professional leadership and management skills combined with a detailed eye for competency improvement. The competences of your group include: System architecture System availability Motion control Service & maintenance Systems & Parts Reliability As a group lead within the System Availability / Mechatronics department, you are responsible for the quality of the designs, people management and competence development required to create advanced mechatronic systems. Our international customers are operating in high tech environments and the projects  involved can vary from medical systems up to production equipment for the semiconductor and solar industry.

You maintain contacts with existing and new customers to ensure product quality, way-of-working on new technologies and input for internal competence development. Next to this you will be responsible for reviewing and releasing designs and providing design support. You will assign the project staff for the project managers.

You will also monitor and develop competencies (methods, procedures, tools) by means of career development within your team and recruitment activities. You will be working with project managers, group leads and engineers who steer and are involved in highly innovative complex challenging projects in a high-end precision environment (Semicon, Solar,

Medical). This position is based within the VDL ETG Technology & Development organization.  Your profile You have the ambition to coach experts and help them to excel in their jobs and support them in delivering pragmatic solutions from specifications up to manufacturing designs. You want quality to be fact based. Other important features: A  bachelor or master degree in Mechatronics,

Mechanics, Electronics, Physics or related Academic working and thinking level At least 5 to 10 years of experience in a leading position in a high-end multidisciplinary development environment You are pro-active, analytical, creative person with a “can do” mentality Good communication skills verbal and written in English and Dutch Willingness to travel and stay abroad for a couple of weeks (incidental) ‘’Exposure to design for six sigma’’, to emphasis fact based decision making during system development.  

What do we offer at VDL ETG? You are part of the international, industrial, family-owned company VDL Groep; You work with professionals in a technical and high end environment; an environment that enables your career to excel in technology, quality and people management; Dynamic and informal atmosphere;

Work together in multidisciplinary teams; International opportunities; Opportunities for personal development and growth.   Apply for the vacancy Group Lead System Availability / Mechatronics?  Are you interested and do you recognize yourself in above profile? Apply via the “solliciteer” button. Please include a resume and motivation letter in which you describe why you are interested in this vacancy. For further information about this vacancy you can contact the

Corporate Recruitment Department; Ellen Op Heij, via 040-2925066. Acquisition is not appreciated. We ask candidates to apply directly for this job at VDL ETG and not by a staffing or recruitment & selection agency.  The company At VDL ETG Technology & Development machines are being developed, manufactured and assembled. All this takes place under one roof. The high-tech production facility is equipped with state of the art machinery to produce any designed product.

Think of automated milling machines, lathes, grinders, welding robots, laser cutters, etc. VDL ETG T&D consists of the following development disciplines: mechanical, electrical, mechatronics and software. Out of these disciplines multidisciplinary project teams are assembled. These teams are responsible for the realization of challenging projects for leading international clients within the high-tech engineering (machine building). At this moment

VDL ETG T&D moved to a new ultra-modern production facility including associated offices for development and support departments.  

VDL Recruitment

  • Eindhoven
  • Fulltime
  • MBO-HBO
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