Vacature: Equipment Technician for Fortimedix Surgical in Nuth

VACATURENR lv-55679 (05-01-2017)

Vacature: Equipment Technician for Fortimedix Surgical in Nuth


Do you thrive in an organization that develops first-class technology for the medical sector? Are you looking for a job with plenty of variation and do you have a talent for maintaining different types of equipment? Then you may be the colleague we're looking for to keep our machines up and running!

The job
As an Equipment Technician, you are responsible for ensuring the optimum availability and technical reliability of the equipment and measuring tools needed to produce medical products. In this varied position, you will form the backbone of the manufacturing department when it comes to building, calibrating, and maintaining test and production equipment. Your responsibilities include planning, executing, and documenting all maintenance, repair, and calibration activities. You will also contribute regularly to projects relating to equipment engineering and manufacturing processes. In short, there'll be plenty of variation!

Your talents
As a results-oriented and resourceful colleague, you will add real value to the dynamic Fortimedix environment. You appreciate variety and change, while never losing sight of the regular maintenance schedule and quality standards. You have a talent for finding practical and high-quality solutions. Our equipment relies on you for maintenance and your colleagues rely on you for your ability to identify bottlenecks and take appropriate measures when necessary.

  • You hold a degree in mechanical engineering, high-precision engineering, mechatronics, electrical engineering or similar at an intermediate/upper vocational level (MBO/HBO);
  • You have two to three years of relevant work experience in a production environment;
  • You have an excellent command of English.

We offer
A challenging job in an inspiring and rapidly developing high-tech company, where an open, professional and pleasant working culture is one of our most important assets. We embrace initiatives, ownership and a strong team spirit. By providing freedom, we support you to be creative and to organize the job in accordance with the overall goals of Fortimedix. We are committed to support your professional and personal development and give you the opportunity to cooperate with talented people.

About Fortimedix
Fortimedix Surgical is a fast growing medical device company, aiming to challenge the status quo in minimally invasive surgery by creating novel devices that capture the claimed benefits of single-port surgery. The company is headquartered in Nuth, The Netherlands, and has a US subsidiary in San Diego, CA. With a strong history as a global market leader in contract stent manufacturing, Fortimedix has been a trusted partner in the medical device industry for over 15 years. Fortimedix Surgical is committed to driving the evolution of minimally invasive surgery through smart innovation across surgical specialties to improve the quality of life of patients throughout the world. For more information, please visit

Please submit your motivation and resume via the application form below, or contact human resources via If you have any questions regarding this vacancy or the applying procedure in general, please contact Manon Parlevliet (HR Officer): +31 (0)45-544 95 20.

Extra details
Our preference is given to applicants residing within a 90 km radius of Nuth, the Netherlands. If an applicant resides outside of this radius and accepts the job, we expect that he or she is willing to relocate to a residence within a 90 km radius of Nuth.

Acquisition regarding this vacancy is not appreciated

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