Job: Detail Design Engineer (CAD)

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Position description

You will create designs, models and drawings, maintain the turbine assembly models and design documentation and will be responsible for a number of components of the wind turbine. The Detail Design Engineer is part of the design team which is part of the Engineering Department.

Tasks and responsibilities

  • Detail design of mechanical parts and tools of our wind turbines.
  • Create/update models and drawings for main turbine components and assemblies
  • Check designs of team members and keep the quality level of the CAD team high and uniform level
  • Single point of contact for some wind turbine components, including supplier contacts, specifications, quaility audits, certification support, field support
  • Create images and pictures for manuals and presentations
  • Trouble shooting on the wind turbine systems


  • Highschool: Preferably VWO (or HAVO)
  • Diploma: BSc or MSc Degree in Mechanical Engineering or in a closely related discipline

Working experience

  • Detail Design experience with:
  • Assembly processes
  • Sheet metal parts
  • Welded parts/weld symbols
  • Casted parts
  • Liasing with suppliers
  • 3+ Years of relevant working experience
  • Preferably experience with:
  • Wind energy
  • Material knowledge: Steel, Stainless Steel
  • Defining and calculating dimensional and geometrical tolerances and tolerance chains

Personal skills

  • The candidate must have good organizational and communication skills and must be able to work within an international, multi-disciplinary team
  • Strong sense of responsibility and a good understanding of daily priorities
  • Self-starter and pro-active attitude
  • Highly motivated

Software skills

  • 3+ year’s experience in SolidWorks 2013 or higher is a must
  • Experienced in Microsoft Office 2010 or higher is a must (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)

Language skills

  • English: fluently, written and spoken
  • German language skills would be beneficial