Mechanical Design Engineer Petten Kop Noord Holland Noord

Mechanical Design Engineer
Soort dienstverband: Detachering
Sector: Zware Industrie
Salarisklasse: vanaf €5000,-
Vacaturenummer: O220348
Mark van Zundert
+31654253935 Interesse in deze vacature?


Functioning as engineer you are required to utilize your technical knowledge-base and communication skills during the different phases of a project. Engineering challenges at the HFR usually involves a combination of the following:

  • Design and/or modification of nuclear systems and peripherals, such as irradiation facilities, target material for isotope production, radiation shielding and related equipment;
  • Implementation and commissioning of modifications to nuclear systems and peripherals, such as irradiation facilities, target material for isotope production, radiation shielding and related equipment;
  • Provide support to operational or maintenance activities of the reactor and it’s support systems so that they continue to meet the applicable regulations and safety standards;
  • Plan, facilitate, monitor and drive the progress and quality of projects and design changes to the installation;
  • Interact with suppliers on project related services and/or equipment. Building and maintaining relationships with suppliers;
  • Write and review a combination of technical documentation, such as design frameworks, modification proposals, detail design reports, product specifications, drawings, FATs, SATs, SITs, implementation plans and risk assessments;
  • Analyze trends, operational parameters and historical data for establishing corrective or preventive measures;
  • Provide support to other departments on the area of your specific knowledge of the nuclear installations. Identifying and exploiting commercial opportunities for internal and external clients.


Our client is an internationally operating nuclear service provider. They produce isotopes, carry out nuclear technological research, are a consultant in the field of safety and reliability of nuclear installations and a service provider in radiation protection. Research is carried out for governments to develop knowledge about nuclear technology.


Selectum brings clients and technicians together for both temporary and permanent contracts. We have a wide range of experience in guiding highly skilled technical professionals coming from abroad to start working in the Netherlands. We will assist you through all kinds of issues such as legislation, permit requirements and housing. Our motto is "Making it work together!". This is the basis for a long-term cooperation and we are happy to support you and your career. We offer you a competitive salary within the sector and in addition, we pay out an annual profit share and we never forget your birthday!


  • B.Eng in Mechanical Engineering.
  • Preferably a completed M.Eng in Nuclear, Mechanical, Mechatronics or Chemical Engineering;
  • Experience in the nuclear industry is an advantage;
  • Experience in applying ASME (B31.1, B31.3, Section III Division I, Section VIII Divisions 1 and 2) is an advantage;
  • Experience in cooling and heat transfer systems is an advantage;
  • You are able to think conceptually and approach problems from a broad perspective, taking into account the requirements from all stakeholders;
  • You are a team player, have a high safety consciousness and you combine your motivation with eagerness to learn;
  • You are detail oriented and you have a solution-oriented attitude;
  • Have good social and writing skills;
  • You are willing to develop your skills in a nuclear environment and take ownership of projects and assignments you are assigned.


Are you interested to know more about this challenging position? And are you a Mechanical Design Engineer with experience in the downstream sector? Please click the apply button and send us your CV. For any further information you can contact us via or call Mark van Zundert, +31 6 54253935.

Interesse in de vacature: Mechanical Design Engineer?

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