Senior Mechanical Engineer Glass Components

On Time Engineers is searching for a senior Mechanical Engineer Glass Components for the development and realization of high precision glass specialty products including tooling and equipment. Would you like to see and test your own product which is being developed and manufactured in own cleanroom?

Yes? Then be On Time and respond quickly while the vacancy is still available! Be aware that for this position we are searching for a long time commitment. You will be offered directly a fixed contract through our client! So no secondments or temporary project. Our goal is to bring you together with this high tech company!


About the position

As a senior Mechanical Engineer you are an important member of the Research and Development department at our client. You fulfil a key R&D function within a highly innovative organization and you have a wide range of tasks and responsibilities such as:

Development and realization of high precision glass specialty products and the means and methods to produce these products, including tooling and equipment;
Industrialization of developed products and processes with high and stable yields;
Definition of improvement road-map for manufacturing capabilities (processes, materials and equipment);
Contribution to the knowledge base and intellectual property portfolio of the organization.


Your profile

You can be described as independent, flexible and resistant to stress. As a person you are pleasant to work with and you communicate easily. You keep an overview, you are not easily beaten and you are proactive.

You also have:

A Bachelor or Master’s degree in Mechanical Engineering;
Industrial experience (>5 years) in volume manufacturing of glass/ceramic parts;
Strong affinity with precision mechanics, optics and optical applications;
Experience with project management;
Excellent communication skills in English; Dutch is a bonus.


Our client offers

A technically challenging job with a lot of appreciation for your work. In addition, you get the space and opportunities to develop yourself on a professional and personal level, for example by taking additional courses or trainings.

You will fulfil a key R&D function within a highly innovative organization. A competitive salary with excellent employment conditions are part of the package.

Other employment conditions are:

Direct contract offered by our client;
An attractive salary and holidays;
A fast-growing organization with excellent career and development opportunities;
A solid organization in which innovation and technical development are central;
Open organizational culture;
An international environment with international customers.


About our client

Our client is an innovative high tech company serving industrial clients globally. The company designs and manufactures optical precision elements and assemblies for a variety of markets including medical, semiconductor, defence, automotive and construction.

They offer a wide range of capabilities, including machining of glass/ceramic parts, optical coating, optical lithography, production of flat/aspherical/diffraction optics, as well as precision alignment, specialty bonding and metrology.

Optomechanical modules and micro-optical assemblies are manufactured in their our own cleanroom facilities.



Do you have any questions after reading our job opening or are you interested in applying? Be On Time and contact Eda Demir on number +31 (0)6 – 196 229 44 (WhatsApp is also possible). You can also mail to

If you have doubts about the match between your profile and the vacancy, do not hesitate and simply email your resume to us. If there is a sufficient match, we will contact you within two working days.