Layout Design Engineer

Job description


Working at MHS means working on breakthrough sorting and transporting solutions for leading customers in Courier Express Parcel and Distribution + Fulfilment in an expanding environment with many opportunities.

MHS is founded in North America and has recently expanded its business in Europe and Asia. Our locations are based on family business traditions, with strong social values and people caring about people. This translates into caring about customers and colleagues and ensuring long-lasting relationships.

Your mission

As a Layout Design Engineer you work on the first concept design during the sales phase and on the final layout in the engineering phase. You make 3D models where you take care of the integration of the conveyor system in a building and with other components such as steel construction, workstations, etc.

You map the existing situation, coordinate 3D model with other suppliers and make installation layouts to install the system on site. You work closely together with the mechanical project engineer and will report directly to the Manager Engineering.

Incidental travel is part of the job (average 1-3 days per month).

Core tasks


  • work as a team player on the layout of the winning technical solution
  • are responsible for the layout of the material handling system according to customer specifications
  • create 3D layout models of the total system
  • implement models from external suppliers (equipment, steelwork) and doing clash checks
  • creates 2D installation layouts
  • translate concepts into a detailed Model
  • understand well how design decisions can have an impact on price and functionality

Job requirements


  • Bachelor work and think level, preferably a degree in mechanical engineering
  • Above average skills in 3D modeling and CAD / PDM software (preferred Inventor, Vault)
  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal in Dutch, English is preferred
  • Able to work independently
  • Excellent technical knowledge and good spatial insight to assess the feasibility of a concept
  • Proven problem-solving ability to quickly find the right solutions
  • Can work on different projects simultaneously in a dynamic environment

What does MHS Europe BV have to offer you

  • Short communication lines
  • Working within an inspiring team
  • 40 hours a week
  • Flexible working hours
  • 41 vacation days
  • Attractive primary and secondary working conditions
  • Many opportunities for professional development


Do you recognize yourself in the above profile and in our statement Above and Beyond?
And would you like to help to build a fast-growing player in the material handling industry?
Then click the button and apply now.

* Acquisition will not be appreciated in this phase.