Mechanical Engineer Italy

As a mechanical engineer at Numafa, you will be an integral part of our engineering team. Together with the team, you will design and develop machines for our customers. The assembly and manufacturing processes take place in our own factories located in Italy. Notably, our production hall is situated adjacent to the offices of the Engineering department, enabling efficient communication and providing you with the opportunity to witness the tangible results of your contributions on a daily basis.

Job description

In this role, you will be responsible for designing, constructing, and drafting machines, structures, and machine components, as well as implementing modifications to them. You will work in a high-demand environment where safety, ergonomics, cost-effectiveness, and product quality are paramount. Your tasks will involve inventing, designing, and enhancing mechanical equipment, as well as developing design concepts. Additionally, you will perform calculations for structure manufacturing, determining appropriate materials and dimensions within specified parameters. Close collaboration with colleagues involved in the production process will be essential to optimize the design.

What we expect from you in this position

We are looking for candidates who have successfully completed a bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering or a related field, complemented by a minimum of 5 years of relevant work experience as a mechanical engineer in the field of mechanical engineering or standardization. In addition to these qualifications, the following skills and experiences are highly desirable:

- Proficiency in constructing using a 3D drawing package, with experience in Solidworks being advantageous.

- Strong knowledge of production processes and technologies.

- Ability to perform elementary calculations for structures.

- Ability to perform motor calculations

- Ability to create pneumatical schematics

- Familiarity with relevant standards and machine guidelines.

- Fluency in English

- Strong organizational and systematic skills.

These additional qualifications will contribute to your success in this role and enhance your ability to meet the demands of the position effectively.

Our offer

We offer a stimulating work environment within an international organization. The compensation package for this position includes a competitive salary, which will be determined based on your knowledge and experience. You will also receive a holiday allowance of 8%. Moreover, we are committed to providing ample opportunities for your professional development.

Here are some additional benefits you can expect:

  • A permanent position
  • Vacation days in accordance with collective labor agreement
  • Good working conditions according to collective agreement
  • A travel allowance
  • Pension according to collective labor agreement
  • Plenty of training and education opportunities
  • Flexible working hours to accommodate a healthy work-life balance.

Numafa as an employer

Numafa Cleaning & Automation is the worldwide market leader in industrial cleaning and handling systems. Numafa develops, manufactures and sells machines for both the food and non-food industries and also provides a full service. We also produce systems for (de)palletising, (un)stacking, folding and unfolding, storage and transport. Our head office is located in the vicinity of Rotterdam (Heinenoord) and we have a worldwide network of agents. Numafa, together the branches in the USA and Italy, is part of the WCA Group.

What does the application process look like?

The application procedure consists of two interview rounds. In the first meeting we would like to get to know you, you will then have a meeting with the Manager Engineering and the HR officer. In a second interview you will meet the team and do an assessment.

Interested in this position?

We look forward to receiving your response! For more information about the job or the procedure, please contact us.

HR: Marijn de Pee