Mechanical Engineer | ZH | Green Hydrogen

Engineer (maintenance, project, lead/senior, commissioning etc.)


Job description

Modus Engineering is recruiting a Mechanical Engineer for a new engineering company in Leiden area.

This company is building the hydrogen economy as the leading provider of comprehensive turnkey hydrogen fuel cell solutions. The company’s innovative technology powers electric motors powered by hydrogen fuel cells amid an ongoing paradigm shift in the energy, power and transportation industries to address climate change and energy security while meeting sustainability goals.

This company delivers a significant value proposition to end customers, including meaningful environmental benefits, efficiency gains, fast refueling and lower operating costs.

For our new Project Delivery location, we are currently looking for Junior, Medior and Senior Mechanical Engineers.

De Job:
– Requisitioning engineer for the planning, specification and subsequent purchase order management of a range of mechanical equipment which may include Pressure Vessels, Dehydration Packages, Cooling Towers, Water Treatment, Reformers, Absorption Skids, Clarifiers, Pumps, Compressors and similar.
– Competent to undertake the design and analysis of equipment typical of the above.
– Reviewing customer technical requirements to prepare execution strategies, technical specification packages for enquiry/purchase and undertaking technical evaluations and risk assessment of supplier proposals, coordinating the necessary cross-functional input to support this.
– Liaising with other engineering functions and coordinating cross-functional reviews of supplier designs and documentation to facilitate the integration of purchased equipment into the overall plant design.
– Able to support the Mechanical discipline in the preparation of hours and resource estimates, P&ID reviews, HAZOP, model reviews.
– Willing to undertake witness inspections and acceptance testing of purchased equipment.
– Resolving customer or joint-venture partner comments on equipment selections.
– Providing technical support throughout construction and commissioning phases of projects retaining overall technical responsibility for equipment until successful handover.
– Willing to undertake international travel to equipment suppliers and site locations at appropriate times throughout the project delivery.

Wie ben jij?

Who are you?

– Degree level qualification in Mechanical Engineering (or related).
– Demonstrable experience in the specification, evaluation and engineering of a range of equipment types in an EPC project environment.
– Strong working knowledge of International Codes and experience with the Pressure Equipment Directive (PED) and CE/UKCA marking.
– Experience with equipment in cryogenic, ammonia or hydrogen service is desirable.
– A demonstrable understanding of cross-functional interfaces and overcoming the associated challenges in an EPC environment for process facilities.

Wat krijg jij?

What’s in it for you?

– The opportunity to work on the future of a climate neutral earth
– International projects in an international environment
– 25 holidays + 5 optional ones

Altijd een passende vacature

Over Modus Engineering

Modus Engineering is dé specialist op de arbeidsmarkt voor professionals met een werktuigbouwkundige achtergrond in de machinebouw en zware industrie. We richten ons enkel en alleen op deze disciplines. Doordat we meer dan 10 jaar actief zijn in deze niche kennen we de markt door en door. We werken met 80% van alle opdrachtgevers samen en hebben er ons levenswerk van gemaakt de markt volledig in kaart te brengen. Om deze reden hebben we altijd een project of vacature beschikbaar. Benieuwd wat we voor jou kunnen betekenen?

always a suitable job

About modus Engineering

Modus Engineering is the specialist on the labor market for professionals with a mechanical engineering background in mechanical engineering and heavy industry. We focus solely on these disciplines. Because we have been active in this niche for more than 10 years, we know the market through and through. We work with 80% of all clients and have made it our life’s work to fully map the market. For this reason, we always have a project or vacancy available. Curious about what we can do for you?


Application process


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Nog steeds enthousiast? Dan regelen we een passende aanbieding voor je en kan je aan de slag bij je nieuwe opdracht of baan.


Still excited? Then we will arrange a suitable offer for you. Afterwards you can start working at your new assignment or job.


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