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Mechanical Engineer-Team Lead

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Date: 14-Jan-2022

Location: Aarhus, DK

Company: Tetra Pak

At Tetra Pak we commit to making food safe and available, everywhere; and we protect what's good – protecting food, protecting people and protecting the planet. By doing so we touch millions of people's lives every day. And we need people like you to make it happen.


Mechanical Engineer - Team Lead


Tetra Pak Ice Cream Solutions - the world’s leading supplier of equipment and production lines for the ice cream industry - are looking for a Mechanical Engineer – Team Lead for product areas in Line Solutions. We expect solid competences and strong interest in mechanical systems as well as expirence and abilities at creating results by designing as well as guiding and supporting others.

For more information about Tetra Pak please click on the below link or visit our website at http://www.tetrapak.com 
The world’s favourite dessert: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2ucoNBSPo_I
Innovative ice cream:   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cwfiVqcY4Ac

As a Mechanical Engineer – Team Lead at Tetra Pak, you will execute on engineering tasks associated with engineering projects and customized solutions to the ice cream industry. You will become part of an international leading company, where you will have a dynamic working day in close collaboration with colleagues across the organisation.
The position is based in Aarhus, Denmark.


What you will do:

As a Mechanical Engineer - Team Lead, you will

  • Design Technical solutions
  • Drive and support a team of engineers to ensure delivery of specifications, solutions in time with correct quality and at specified cost
  • Plan tasks and manage resources in daily operations
  • Lead or participate in design reviews and evaluate a design in the terms of functionality, safety, hygine, cost, Design for Manufacturing (DFM), Design for Serviceability (DFS) etc. by utilizing a system approach that simultaneously considers all the design goals and constraints for the product.
  • Support sales with customised solutions, specifications and cost calculations.
  • Lead and solve tasks by being analytical and having a structured and systematic approach.
  • Trouble shooting and Problem-solving activities.
  • Coordinate and communicate with other teams on project status and changes


Who you are:

We believe that the right candidate for the position is a team player who is flexible in thinking and can create collaboration across the organization both internally and externally. You are trustworthy, collaborative and contribute to an open forum for knowledge sharing among you and your colleagues. At the same time, you are motivated by responsibility, a high professional level, complex issues and by solving these together. You always strive for high quality and know how to convey your results and your professional knowledge in a visible way to customers and colleagues.

Your background:
This position will require a B.Sc. or M.Sc. with minimum 5 years’ experience, and we prefer some specialist knowledge and competences within mechanical systems


We believe you have:

  • Strong competence within Mechanical Design
  • Good knowledge about System Engineering
  • The ability to take an informal leadership role.
  • Experience with cross-functional products that, in addition to mechanics, include automation.
  • Acquired a good familiarity with the Machinery Directive.
  • Experience within the food / dairy industry is an advantage.
  • Familiar with ERP systems (SAP)
  • Excellent English and Danish skills, both orally and in writing.
  • Currently you live and are eligible to work in Denmark.


We offer you:


  • Variety of exciting challenges with ample opportunities for development and training in a truly global landscape
  • Culture that pioneers spirit of innovation where our engineering genius drives visible result
  • Equal opportunity employment experience that values difference and diversity
  • Market competitive compensation and benefits with flexible working arrangements


Apply now!

If you are inspired by mechanical design and refrigeration systems and want to share our responsibility of protecting food to protect the planet, please submit your resume in English through our careers page on https://jobs.tetrapak.com/

Please note that the applications will be evaluated on a rolling basis. The selection process consists of a pre-screening HR interview, followed by a personal meeting with the Hiring Manager and a second-round structured interview with a business simulation exercise. Initially, we will only notify those who are invited to participate the selection process. When the position is filled, we will notify all applicants by all means. 

For further information about the position and the company contact Søren Kjærsgaard Bach, Mechanical Engineering Manager on SoerenK.Bach@tetrapak.com or contact the Recruitment Specialist, Beata Magyar on Beata.Magyar@tetrapak.com 


Tetra Pak is committed to protecting its employees, customers and you, our candidates. We are working towards completing all or most of the steps in the recruitment process for this position by virtual means and further information will be provided as part of the recruitment process.