Mechanical Engineer

Who are we? OPRA Turbines develops and manufactures advanced, clean, low emission gas turbines generating sets based on our own patented technology. Our key markets are 1.5-10 MW power generation solutions for oil and gas, marine and industrial customers. OPRA gas turbines are used for various applications such as power generation at oil fields, combined heat and power, waste-to-power. We have an internationally sourced team of professionals covering all aspects of a global gas turbine business. We have our own test facilities, packaging, 24-Hr-on-call service department and R&D department based in Hengelo.   About the job As a Mechanical Engineer at OPRA you are responsible for developing and improve designs of turbine components and auxiliary systems. The team works closely together with the engine assembly, testing, quality and manufacturing. The main responsibilities will be;

  • Develop and improve designs of turbine components and auxiliary systems
  • Producing manufacturing drawings and specifications
  • Performing analytical engineering tasks and calculations
  • Providing technical support to manufacturers and colleagues
  • Suggests ideas for improvement of design, work processes, procedures etc.
    • Preparing OPRA-specific documents and manuals

  What are our requirements?

  • MSc or BSc degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • 1-3 years relevant work experience
  • Taking the initiative, good communication skills
  • Open mind: liaise with other disciplines within the organization
  • Fluent in spoken/written Dutch and English
  • Experience with SolidWorks and FEA (or equivalent) is a preference

  What do we offer? OPRA’s products are high tech and our markets are global and exciting. You will be working in a team of qualified and enthusiastic people from various disciplines and of many different nationalities. Fast decision making, short connections, innovation on every corner. OPRA offers an exciting job, with good career opportunities together with a competitive remuneration package and secondary benefits. If you wish to apply for this job, please upload your CV and a short motivation letter in English. If you have any questions about the job, don’t hesitate to contact us.