Mechanical Engineer

Date: 3 Jul 2024

Location: NL

Company: Canon Production Printing

Do you want to add value to our products by developing and engineering units and components in a multidisciplinary environment? We are always interested to get in touch with talented Mechanical engineers!



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Mechanical Engineer

32-40 hours per week, hybrid in Venlo (NL)



What will be your job like as Mechanical Engineer?

In our product development projects at R&D you are responsible and focusing on mechanical topics like mediahandling systems, high precision frames, linear and rotational drive systems, printheads, ink fixation units, and more.

Together with the stakeholders (Manufacturing, Service, Purchasing, Quality Assurance) you specify and agree on requirements based on project demands. This is your input together with the designers and architects to come up with technical designs and concepts that meet these objectives, properly balancing time, quality, functionality, and costs (QFTC).

Within the project you collaborate with colleagues from other disciplines. You review your ideas and jointly develop smart creative solutions that meet the overall project objectives. You test and review your model based design(s) by building prototypes to proof the feasibility of the routes you have identified.


In this role there are plenty of opportunities to further develop yourself, e.g. to lead mechanical engineer, mechanical designer, etc.



  • Designing mechanical components and units in NX CAD/CAE
  • Specify, realize and verify the mechanical design requirements
  • Units and parts documentation (Drawings, Instructions, Requirements, etc.)
  • Tolerance decompositions in units
  • Reviews with vendors
  • Perform effectively in a multi-disciplinary team


Furthermore you meet the following criteria:

  • Bachelor degree in mechanical engineering or similar
  • Skilled in parametric CAD/CAE systems, Siemens NX
  • Eye for detail and excellent problem solving skills
  • Knowledge of design principles for precision mechanisms
  • Knowledge about manufacturing technologies such as; machining, sheetmetal and plastics
  • Team player, hands on, practical, analytic and goal oriented
  • Fluent in English, verbal and written. Profound knowledge of Dutch is a plus
  • Living nearby Venlo


What can we offer? 

We offer you a job in an open and creative environment within an international organization, where you work with other designers and developers on usability and interaction for products and devices. Your contribution is essential for building an appealing user experience and you work on a variety of projects within product development. 


And there is more…. 

Besides a challenging working environment, scope for personal and professional development you will receive an interesting package of employment conditions:

  • a competitive salary, depending on your experience and educational background (€3100,- - €5100,-)
  • 38 vacation days
  • commuting allowance, standard end-of-year bonus (8,6%), and vacation pay (8%)
  • hybrid working for a healthy work-life balance
  • a laptop and smartphone
  • possibilities to update and grow your knowledge and skills by following trainings, conferences and peer consultation