Project Leader Engineering

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 Project Leader Engineering you are responsible for the entire design of the material handling system. With a team of mechanical, electrical and PLC engineers you will ensure a working and tested design including documentation. The design must meet the requirements and be delivered on time and within budget. Your responsibility also includes specifications for equipment, commissioning and testing of the system on site. You have contact with the project manager, customer and suppliers on a frequent base. You are a hands-on leader of the type of cooperating. You report directly to the Manager Engineering.

Core tasks

  • You will lead a multi-disciplinary engineering team for the project
  • You will monitor budget and planning for the engineering activities.
  • You will manage risks and look for opportunities within the overall scope
  • You will report to the project manager within the projects
  • You coordinate with customer and suppliers.
  • You are a sparring partner for our sales team

Job requirements


  • Minimum bachelor level
  • Experience (minimum 3 years) in a comparable position
  • Thorough knowledge of at least two of the disciplines Mechanical, Electrical, Controls
  • Leadership skills, able to motivate and bring success to team
  • Stress resistant and flexible
  • Candidate must have strong communication skills, both written and verbal, in Dutch and English
  • Able to work independently
  • Proven problem-solving ability to quickly find the right solutions
  • Can work on different projects simultaneously in a dynamic environment

What does MHS International 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.