Senior/lead engineer mechanical (process industry)

Haarlem, Netherlands

Job Reference 1236069

Location Haarlem, Netherlands

Industry Process - Chemicals

Function Engineering & Design

Job Type Contract

Date Added December 12, 2023

Job Title: Senior/Lead Mechanical
Engineer Location: Haarlem
Experience Level: Lead, Professional
Start Date: ASAP
Type: Contract to Permanent

The role:
Are you technically adept and experienced in shaping multidisciplinary and complex projects? As a Senior/Lead Mechanical Engineer, you will work on challenging projects for leading clients in the food, pharmaceutical, and chemical industries. From the initial idea to the commissioning of process equipment, package units, or logistics systems, you will be involved in diverse tasks. Project management, technical coordination of multidisciplinary projects, leading design activities, maintaining client and supplier relationships, and execution guidance are all part of the role. Collaborating with the department head, you will also contribute to the growth of the department and explore opportunities to expand the network.


  • Project management of monodisciplinary projects
  • Technical coordination of multidisciplinary projects
  • Supervision of design activities within the department
  • Maintenance of client and supplier relationships
  • Execution guidance
  • Contribution to the growth of the department
  • Networking to expand opportunities


  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Mechanical Engineering or Chemical Technology
  • Approximately five to ten years of experience in similar projects
  • Ability to organize and oversee multidisciplinary and complex projects
  • Strong interpersonal and soft skills
  • Enthusiastic approach, ability to identify genuine customer needs, and adept at negotiating compromises
  • Continuous awareness of the latest developments and proactive thinking on their application in projects

The client: Our client, a prominent player in the construction and engineering sector, is part of a globally operating firm dedicated to addressing the most complex technical challenges. The team specializes in various sectors, including Industry, Infrastructure & Transportation, Construction & Installations, Handling, Offshore & Energy, Maritime, and Water. Known for tackling demanding tasks, they excel in delivering top-notch solutions. Joining this organization means being part of a dynamic environment where each day presents new challenges. The passionate team utilizes their technical knowledge to contribute to some of the world's most complex projects.

If you are ready to make a meaningful impact on challenging projects, please send your CV to, and we'll be in touch with you soon.

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