Mechanical Design Engineer i Göteborg Randstad

Publiceringsdatum: 11/12/2019


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For our customer Caterpillar Propulsion we are now looking for a Senior Custom Design Engineer to join their committed and engaged team located in the Gothenburg archipelago, Öckerö. This is your chance to be a part of a global company with offices all over the world, while still working with a familiar and close team in a workplace with an amazing view of the Gothenburg Islands. we are now looking for a mechanical design engineer to join our product development team. You will be hired as a consultant by our recruitment- and consultant partner Dfind Science & Engineering, but work on site at Caterpillar Propulsion. 
As a Senior Custom Design Engineer you will be a part of a team that consists of 4 units; Control System, Hydraulics, Mechanics and After Sales. Your main mission is to serve the company’s clients, purchasing-and production as well as making sure that the end customer is satisfied. 

In this position you will receive new propulsion arrangement requirements and technical specifications from the Sales teams and be responsible for converting them into class society approved drawings and needed documentation to describe and verify the specific delivery. You work closely together with Production, Purchasing, Operations, Marketing and After Sales teams and provide them with the necessary technical drawings and specifications in order for the product to be produced in an efficient and timely manner. 

We see that you are a subject matter expert who are used to working independently as well as being a good communicator who can review your colleagues methods and results and provide them with guidance and training when necessary. 

In this position you will be a consultant through Randstad Engineering, but work on site at Caterpillar at Öckerö. You will be part of a dedicated and ambitious team, with committed colleagues who enjoys their work. In the end of the assignment there is a big possibility to be hired at Caterpillar Propulsion.

  • B.Sc or M.Sc within Engineering
  • 5 years working experience or more
  • Excellent skills in Autocad & Solidworks
  • Fluent in English
  • Previous experience of construction towards customer specific order, Engineer to Order, is meritorious
  • Experience from working with LEAN is an asset
  • Previous experience from working in a multi-cultural environment, handling foreign customers or cultural understanding for Asian-and European working culture is highly valued
personal qualities
  • Driven, committed and taking initiatives in order to contribute and develop Caterpillars way of working
  • Service-minded and always ensuring customer satisfaction
  • Caring about safety and reporting risks, lack of resources or other obstacles
  • Organized and structured
  • A good communicator and team player 

Selection and interviews will be held continuously. The position might be filled before the last application day, therefor we urge you to apply as soon as possible.

In this process Caterpillar is collaborating with Randstad Engineering. For any questions please contact consultant manager Lisa Pettersson at

Caterpillar Propulsion started out as a small Swedish shipyard in 1912 and is today a full-scale global operation and part of Caterpillar Marine. The Company develop and produce high performance propellers and propulsion systems for commercial ships and workboats around the globe – with a focus on controllable pitch propellers, thrusters, and control solutions. Caterpillar Propulsion have production facilities in Sweden and Singapore and marketing offices around the globe.

Uppdragsgivare: Caterpillar Propulsion Production AB

Ort: Göteborg kommun

Sista ansökningsdag: 2019-12-06

Kontaktperson: Lisa Pettersson