Jobs at Gerresheimer

Senior Mechanical Design Engineer

Skopje 1000, Macedonia, the former Yugoslav Republic of | Skopje | Full-time

Job Description

  • Provide support for systems suppliers and after-sales orders, including the required team and documentation work and technical project management.
  • Project planning and concept development of systems based on customer requirements (including calculation)
  • Defining the project work packages and responsible for achieving deadlines and budgets in the design project team
  • Construction of systems based on specifications, including implementation of construction approvals
  • Detailed design of systems (e.g. production-ready detailing, schedule)
  • Independent interface clarification and supplier support
  • Risk assessment (FMEA and Machinery Directive)
  • Preparation of relevant machine documentation
  • Cooperation with the project team
  • Defining  and pursuing the team goals in coordination with the project team
  • Participation and contribution with ideas to improve the systems and processes in the organizational area and on request (e.g. in the plants)
  • Preparation of the team and documentation work


  • Knowledge, as typically acquired during at least three years of technical University Studies (e.g. Mechanical Engineering, Industrial Engineering or similar). The position requires at least seven years of experience in a similar area. 
  • This function requires special knowledge in the field of construction of special machines, which was acquired as a designer responsible for the project.  
  • Expert knowledge in project planning, construction and detailed design, including change management
  • Very good knowledge of conducting risk assessments (e.g. Machinery Directive)
  • Expert knowledge for creating production-ready detailing (e.g. creating drawings and assembly drawings)
  • Very good knowledge of creating relevant documentation (e.g. concept drawings, parts lists, assembly descriptions, maintenance plans, internal company standards for the construction of special machines)
  • Very good user knowledge of CAD systems (e.g. Solid Works...)
  • Good knowledge in the field of pneumatics
  • Excellent knowledge of spoken and written English
  • Stable, solid personality with strong leadership skills able to quickly establish credibility internally and externally
  • Strong communication skills both internally and externally utilizing networking and exchanging best practices
  • Possesses intercultural sensitivity and understanding, with the ability to work collaboratively an international business environment
  • Must be able to manage multiple priorities, produce excellent work results and follow through on commitments.
  • Team player, Proactive, Well motivated
  • Willingness to international business travel within the first month of the employment 
  • Employment will be with our company in the Republic of North Macedonia


Food & drinks

We offer all our employees a canteen on site.

Learning & development

According to the job and position, we make sure our employees get regular trainings and coaching to unleash their possibilities.

Healthcare & pension

We offer a company pension.


We offer organized transportation facilities for our employees as well as transportation allowances.

Working environment

Creating a great place to work is essential for us, so we live up to our values teamwork, responsibility, integrity, bold innovation and excellence (TRIBE).

Note: Benefits might vary depending on the position.

About Gerresheimer

Gerresheimer is the global partner for pharmaceutics, biotech, healthcare, and cosmetics with a very broad product range for pharmaceutical and cosmetic packaging solutions and drug delivery systems. The company is an innovative solution provider from concept to delivery of the end product. Gerresheimer achieves its ambitious goals through a high level of innovative strength, industrial competence and concentration on quality and customer focus. In developing innovative and sustainable solutions, Gerresheimer relies on a comprehensive international network with numerous innovation and production centers in Europe, America and Asia. Gerresheimer produces close to its customers worldwide with around 11,000 employees and generated annual revenues in 2022 of EUR 1.8bn. With its products and solutions, Gerresheimer plays an essential role in people's health and well-being.

Equal rights

We commit to an inclusive recruitment process and equality of opportunity for all our job applicants. All applicants are considered without any regard to color, creed, religion, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status or membership, or any other legally protected status. Preference is given to hiring people with disabilities.

Interested? Apply today!