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R&D M/F - Netherlands  

Thuasne (company)


Posted on : 22 April 2017

Project Description

General information                                            
  • Our company creates and distributes medical devices for almost 170 years; global and innovative solutions allowing everyone to become an actor of his own health.
  •  Operating in more than 86 countries through subsidiaries or distributors, our company (turnover of € 200 million, 2000 employees) has made innovation and patient comfort a priority.            

Job description  
  • Townsend Design is seeking a Mechanical Engineer who can deliver detailed analytical concepts and then back up those concepts with written justification. 
  • The Mechanical Engineer will work closely with the Director and Manager on staff to create a work environment that is conducive to teamwork and strong professional development. 
  • The successful candidate for this position will be able to take a project from the conceptual stage through to completion, taking into account budgeting and operational considerations.

  • Design, build, prototype and coordinate current and future projects
  • Monitor compliance to applicable codes, practices, QA/QC policies, performance standards and specifications
  • Cooperate with other departments to provide assistance and technical support
  • Submit a scope of work for each project that includes budgetary numbers and the goal of each project
  • Identify process deficiencies and develop solutions to improve those deficiencies

Required Qualifications and Skills
  • Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineering discipline 
  • 1-2 years of experience desired 
  • Strong knowledge of Solidworks 
  • Advanced MS Office skills
  • Ability to multi-task between projects
  • Demonstrate good analytical and problem solving skills
  • Ability to work under minimal supervision, with management guidance
  • Familiarity with rules, regulations, best practices and performance standards
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Preferred Qualifications and Skills
  • Knowledge of sheet metal parts
  • Plastic injection molding experience 
  • Solidworks simulation 
  • Experience with hand tools and basic shop skills
  • Experience with machining 

employment agreement

Contract duration  
90 days - 1 year

Socio-professional category (FR)  

Salary range  
$50k - $55k

Socio-professional category (USA)  

Minimum level of education required  
College – 4 year

Minimum level of experience required  
1  year or more