Manufacturing Engineer

Looking for an exciting adventure? Come to work for a high tech and innovative company that provides highly innovative solutions for surgical robotic applications!

The job

At Fortimedix Surgical we build on over two decades of experience in medical device product development and manufacturing. Our disruptive flexible articulating instrument technology platforms provide a competitive advantage in successfully addressing the key priorities for less invasive (robotic) surgery. Utilizing our state-of-the-art manufacturing capabilities, our unique product architecture can be manufactured in high volume at low cost.

As a manufacturing engineer, your job is to build and ensure smooth manufacturing processes. By continuously optimizing the production processes and machines, you ensure maximum output is achieved at minimum costs at optimal quality and throughput time. You are responsible for the daily technical support of the production lines. Together with the production employees, you identify and realize opportunities for improvement. Your experience with similar projects helps you to keep the overview and drives you to achieve results. You will be part of a cross-functional and enthusiastic team consisting of engineers, technicians and operators.


Your talents

You are a result driven engineer who thinks in terms of solutions rather than problems. You present your thoughts and ideas convincingly and to the point. Collaboration is in your nature and you value different opinions and perspectives. You have strong analytical skills that help you to look at questions from different perspectives and you are capable of suggesting out-of-the-box solutions. You are familiar with continuous improvement, process optimizations and validation of processes and machines in a strictly regulated environment. You show a strong sense of ownership.



Qualifications & competencies

  • At least a bachelor degree in Mechanical Engineering, Industrial Engineering or similar;
  • 3 to 5 years of relevant experience in a manufacturing environment;
  • Experience in developing and improving production systems;
  • Fluent communication skills in English and Dutch;
  • Hands-on mentality, ability to work in multi-disciplinary teams;
  • Preferably lean six sigma qualified (green belt or black belt)

We offer

A challenging job in an inspiring and rapidly developing high-tech company, where an open, professional and pleasant working culture is one of our most important assets. We embrace initiatives, ownership and a strong team spirit. By providing freedom, we support you to be creative and to organize the job in accordance with the overall goals of Fortimedix Surgical. We are committed to support your professional and personal development and give you the opportunity to cooperate with talented people.


Please submit your motivation and resume via the application form below, or contact human resources via If you have any questions regarding this vacancy or the applying procedure in general, please contact Ezra Erens (HR Director): +31 (0)6 21206133.

Extra details

Our preference is given to applicants residing within a 90 km radius of Geleen, the Netherlands. If an applicant resides outside of this radius and accepts the job, we expect that he or she is willing to relocate to a residence within a 90 km radius of Geleen.

Acquisition regarding this vacancy is not appreciated

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