Engineering Director

Dedication and Structure

BAADER LINCO Food Systems is the poultry centre of excellence of BAADER Group. BAADER LINCO works to find solutions to global poultry processing challenges such as animal welfare, sustainability, processing flexibility and production optimisation.

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    Trige, Aarhus

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BAADER Group is looking for an experienced Engineering Director, a strong people manager, dedicated to securing progress and development through a very structured approach.

The new Engineering Director is key to the ongoing succesful transformation towards becoming a modern technical organsation that continues to take pride in setting the best standards within its industry. The Engineering Director will take responsibility for all poultry related engineering in Denmark and is directly responsible to the CEO.

As Engineering Director you will run an organisation consisting of five managers, 50 people in all within engineering, R&D, technical support and SW engineering.

Purpose and responsibilities

The goal of the engineering departments in BAADER Poultry DK is to enhance the existing product portfolio with strongly standardised products and hold this focus from discovery - via proof of concept - to the final product within new development.

You will manage the identification and development of new products together with product management and the sales organisation.

The Engineering Director will play an active role in collecting market information for inspiration to ideas that will keep BAADER Group at its top position within poultry processing equipment.

The Engineering Director has the overall responsibility for formatting and developing new machines and solutions and will build up strong teams that are able to manage very complex engineering and R&D projects.

Your experience

Your have experience leading an engineering and/or R&D department from a large international project-oriented organisation. You have in-depth knowledge about machine engineering and different development methods. You can create and drive a structured approach to engineering based on market requirements.

The position will be based in Trige, and you can expect 30-40 travel days per year.

Mercuri Urval is part of the hiring process, so if you find the position interesting, please feel free to contact Director & Partner Mikkel Skole, Mercuri Urval at +45 2042 7444, or Executive Researcher Sidse Duusgaard, Mercuri Urval at +45 2513 0786.

You are also welcome to upload CV and application directly - ref. no. DK-05996.

Om företaget

BAADER Group is one of the world’s leading producers of process equipment to the poultry and fish industry with more than 1,000 employees all over the world. BAADER Group develops machines, systems and fully automatic process solutions for slaughtering, cut-up and packing of poultry and fish.

BAADER LINCO develops, produces and sells machines and complete plants and the global export share totals 95-99 %.  BAADER LINCO is a poultry processing equipment supplier offering solutions that help poultry plants worldwide optimise the value of each bird being processed by providing quality in all phases of processing. The portfolio ranges from live bird handling to packaging and dispatch – from carcass care to customer care.

LINCO Food Systems employ 550 people at two plants in Denmark, one in USA and one in the Netherlands. The headquarter with 300 employees is located in Trige, near Aarhus.