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Position description

The CAD Engineer is responsible for the assembly model and the component/part drawings of the 2 bladed turbine platforms 6MW and >10MW and is member of the engineering team reporting to the Team Leader Mechanical Systems. The CAD Engineer supports the design process of the turbine drivetrain, mechanical components and support structures and works together with the sourcing department.

2-B Energy offices

Hengelo, the Netherlands
Rheine, Germany
Zizur Mayor, Navarra, Spain

Tasks and responsibilities

Working in SolidWorks 2019 environment
Create or update component and part models (structural steel, casted iron, bolted joints, machinery components) of the 2B6 and 2B1X platforms. Integrate models into sub-assemblies and turbine assemblies
Review of turbine assembly groups in the engineering team
Set up assembly and part drawings and detailed manufacturing drawings
Support sourcing process incl. technical discussions with suppliers
Prepare change requests and provide relevant input for the BoM
Create images and pictures for manuals and presentations
Actively work together with Sourcing- and Engineering departments within 2-B Energy


Degree in Mechanical Engineering (M.Sc. or B.Sc.) or other closely related fields

Knowledge and working experience

Solid Works experience more than 2 netto working years
Sound knowledge in structural design work (casted iron components, welded steel parts, material properties, weld types, bolted joints, sheet metal) and practical experience in the related manufacturing processes,
Sound knowledge in mechanical design and components
Sound experience with regard to manufacturing drawings (details, fabrication tolerances, part lists/BoM).
Professional experience in the wind industry is beneficial

Software skills

Deep knowledge and experience with CAD systems (SolidWorks)
Basic knowledge in FEA tools (SolidWorks, Ansys)

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
Self-starter and pro-active problem solver

Language skills

English (Fluently written and spoken), Dutch (beneficial), German (beneficial)