Sales Layout Engineer Vanderlande Industries in Veghel

The tremendous growth of our Customer Center Warehousing and Parcel means that we are looking for a Sales Layout Engineer.
Keywords: Techniek


Vanderlande Industries

Type vacature



Veghel, Noord-Brabant




MBO Niveau 3-4

Werk- en denkniveau



Technisch / Exact



Uren per week

32 tot 40 uur


Starter (0 - 2 jaar)

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Your challenge

As a Sales Layout Engineer, together with the Sales Engineer and Sales Consultant, you are key in designing the winning technical solution. Your challenge is to find the right balance between technology and a competitive price.

In this role, you need to use your creativity to support and challenge the team, and take the lead in visualizing the solution.

Your position

As a Sales Layout Engineer you will be expected to play an independent role, taking the initiative in the sales engineering of new projects. In the sales phase of the project the ultimate solution is still being defined, so it is important to think creatively and create a flexible layout to quickly and efficiently respond to customer wishes and design changes.

You will be part of a multidisciplinary project team, comprising other specialists such as Sales Engineers, Sales Consultants and Business Development Managers. This project team works together in developing a winning system in terms of concept, technology and price. You will work mainly on the mechanical layout and functionality, and it is very important that you do this in a way that is presented clearly and visually attractive to the customer.

Main tasks and responsibilities

  • Direct support to the sales engineer and sales consultant in pre-bid, bid and final closing phases
  • Responsible for working out designs of material handling systems according to customer requirements and internal design rules
  • Responsible for all Sales Layout Engineering deliverables
  • Ability to challenge the project team to come up with the best solution possible
  • Ability to think on an abstract conceptual level, as well as being able to dive into design details if required
  • Have a good understanding of what impact design decisions have on the price and functionality of a design
  • Ability to work on various projects in various sales phases simultaneously

Your Department

The Customer Centre Warehousing and Parcel International (WP INT) is active throughout the world and provides support to other Customer Centers and branch offices within the Vanderlande organization. The Sales organization of WP INT is organized in 3 market segments: E-commerce / Fashion, Food and Parcel and has a global scope.

Vanderlande has an impressive and growing track record in these focus areas and has the ambition to extend its position further. To support the further growth, we are recruiting for a Sales Layout Engineer.

Wij zoeken

  • Successfully completed education on Secondary Vocational level or Bachelor level in Mechanical Engineering or Architecture.
  • Detailed knowledge of AutoCAD
  • Good command of English, Dutch is a plus
  • Excellent technical and spatial knowledge to assess the feasibility of a concept
  • Proven problem-solving ability to reach the right solution quickly
  • Able to handle several projects simultaneously and to respond rapidly to system changes

Wij bieden

In the challenging and responsible position of Sales Layout Engineer, you will get the opportunity to contribute to the growth and profitability of Vanderlande. An organization which has been elected ‘Best Employer’ for several years in a row.

We offer a fulltime position in an informal working environment with a lot of opportunities for personal development. Besides your primary salary, you will receive the following secondary conditions:

  • 27 days of vacation & 13 ADV days
  • Flexible working hours
  • Training
  • Laptop
  • Collective pension scheme and insurance facilities for healthcare, car, WGA (Return to Work Scheme for the Partially Disabled) etc.

Over Vanderlande Industries

Vanderlande is the global leader for value-added logistic process automation at airports and in the parcel market, as well as a leading supplier of process automation solutions for warehouses.

In this world of technology, we believe in people – especially those who are totally dedicated, customer-driven and keen to continue learning throughout their career.

This is embraced by our Vanderlande Academy and International Talent Development programmes, with over 800 courses conducted every year. The focus is on freedom while being trusted to deliver, and this is one of the reasons why we received the highest rating of three stars in the Best Employer survey (The Netherlands).

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If you want to take on this challenge, apply now by filling in the application form and upload your resume and motivation letter. For more information about this vacancy, please contact Susanne van der Laak, Recruiter on +31 (0)413 – 493 674.

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