Mechanical Engineer

HB’s R&D entity is fully committed to the development of technology and robotics so that manufacturing in Antwerp can run as efficiently as possible. To establish further growth, we are looking for a mechanical engineer.

Job description:

  • Your research and development will be targeted at one specific mechanical topic
  • You will work towards a functional prototype in collaboration with the electronics and ICT department
  • You will work out the design in detail and prepare an official production file
  • You follow up on orders and build prototypes accordingly
  • You review where improvements can be made and implement these
  • Elaborate testing of prototypes and execution of testing

Jobrelated skills: 

  • You do not need any knowledge of diamonds
  • Knowledge of Autodesk Inventor (or comparable CAD software) and the design of smaller mechanics are a plus

Personal skills:

  • You work in a creative and problem-solving way
  • You’re a team player but also capable of working independently on side projects
  • Very good knowledge of Dutch/English


  • A very exciting job in a dynamic, motivating and innovative (R&D) environment where continuous learning is a given
  • A competitive salary with additional benefits such as meal plan, hospitalization, group insurance, and reimbursement for biking
  • You are part of a dynamic enterprise that is taking up a leading role in the international diamond sector

Place of employment:

  • Plaslaar 50, 2500 Lier

Required studies:

  • Master in Mechanics of an equivalent based on experience


  • Permanent employment
  • Fulltime
  • Working hours during day-time

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