Mechanical Design Engineer – Marel – USA Job

Full Time


Mechanical Design Engineer (MDE) is responsible for the mechanical design and development of innovative production systems for the food processing industry, from concept to product launch. The MDE has good knowledge of the food processing industry to be able to make a creative contribution, and is in a position to turn ideas into industrial solutions. Responsible for working closely with colleagues from various industries, mainly Innovation, as well as Supply Chain, Sales (including Product Management, where applicable) and Service.


Why work for us?

Marel is a global leader in the Food Processing Industry
We help feed the globe with our innovative machinery and full processing solutions
We are an expanding international organization where there will be opportunities for global travel as well as career advancement
What you’ll be doing

Key elements of your role include:


In cooperation with a project team, efficiently design and develop all mechanical aspects of new machinery and solutions, assemblies and components and to prepare and issue documentation and drawings as required by the Product Development Process (PDP). This includes continuous improvement of techniques
Working in project teams on the development of concepts and be responsible for the testing, investigation and verification of your concepts and designs
Paying particular attention to the implementation of the function, hygienic and cleaning aspects, reliability, safety, production technologies and cost price
To action the mechanical design and development of new machinery, assemblies and components, to satisfy the design and cost requirements and relevant international standards to prepare assembly/detail drawings and part lists
What we’re looking for


BSc in Mechanical Engineering or in related fields, Master’s degree in relevant field is a plus. Technical Degree can also suffice
Experience in comparable role
Experience in the design of technical systems is desirable, preferably in the food industry
Experience with drawing tools, databases, and programming for preparation of documentation
Knowledge and understanding of the interaction between documentation and the integration to ERP-systems
Commitment to Global Safety

As a Marel employee you are expected to respect internal rules and actively contribute to the delivery of the corporate Safety policy and guidance to ensure Marel is a safe place to work.


To promote employee health and safety, and consistent with legal and public health guidance, Marel requires that all new hires be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of employment. Accommodation requests will be considered consistent with applicable law.


Marel Vision and Values

In partnership with our customers we are transforming the way food is processed. Our vision is of a world where quality food is produced sustainably and affordably. Marel’s core values are: Unity, Innovation and Excellence.


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