AGV Systems is a division of Oceaneering International with headquarters in the Netherlands, and globally active in the material handling industry. Oceaneering AGV Systems develops, produces, and markets Automated Guided Vehicle Systems (AGVs). Our products service industries including Automotive, Pharmaceutical, Entertainment, Electronics and Warehousing. Our automation solutions assist organizations in becoming more efficient and reducing operating costs.

Oceaneering AGV Systems employs around 80 staff members with offices in the Netherlands, Germany and the United States. Because the organization is expanding in Europe we are currently looking for a Design Draughtsperson for our Utrecht, the Netherlands location.

Design Draughtsperson


Detail engineering of (concept) designs and makes drawings for production and assembly of machinery (Automatic guided vehicle), components and infrastructure.

Assist with the mechanical design of engineering support and tooling projects. Prepare and check assembly and fabrication drawings.

Principal duties, responsibilties and accountabilities

  • Work within the day to day QA requirements and procedures of the Company.
  • The preparation of design and fabrication drawings to current standards.
  • Fill in technical details using drawings, rough sketches, specifications, and calculations made by engineers.
  • Detail design and drawings of automatic guided vehicle components.
  • Drawing and designing of infrastructure components.
  • Maintaining data in our PDM system.
  • Archiving & administration of drawing.
  • Input to proposals and marketing efforts in support of engineering and related product lines. Supporting sales department with concept renderings of 3D models.
  • Support engineering projects, products and equipment as required.
  • Work as part of a project team, participating in all aspects of the planning, design and production of engineering designs and equipment.
  • Delivery of drawings and BOM according planning to support purchasing.
  • Delivery of drawings and BOM for the department Assembly.
  • Compile workinstructions for assembly and service technicians.
  • Assist with the preparation of reports and design calculations.
  • Assist with control of all aspects of engineering projects in respect to technical matters.
Assist with other on going projects and any other duties as and when required.


Ensure that the Safety policies and procedures are understood and adhered to, so far as is reasonably practicable, in order to ensure a safe working environment.


Carry out work in accordance with the Company’s Health, Safety, Environmental and Quality Systems.

Perform the assigned tasks with due diligence regarding the Integrated Management Systems of the Company.

Eliminate waste of whatever form, to suggest the use of more environmentally friendly substances and practices and contribute to the continuous improvement of the environment.


E-Essential; P- Preferred;

MBO+ levelin engineering level or a demonstrated equivalent level of competence (E) 

Experience with 3D drawing packages like SolidWorks (E)

Knowledge of AutoCAD (P)

Good communicative skills (P)

Reasonable knowlegde of English, German is a pre.

Experience 1-3 years


E-Essential; P- Preferred;


Relevant experience working on machinery and/or industrial automation (P)

Experience of designing equipment including mechanisms (E)


AutoCAD (P)

3D CAD Experience (P)

Solidworks 2016 (E)

MS Word (E)

MS Excel (E)

Oceaneering AGV Systems offers:

A dynamic and innovative working environment related to automation and robotics technology. Your coworkers are committed and engaged engineers, who are passionate about our AGV’s. The atmosphere is informal, with short communication lines within a can-do culture. A Personal Profile Analysis and testing can be part of this procedure.


If your interest is piqued, we invite you to apply or tell a friend if you know somebody who would fit this profile. Direct your motivation letter and CV in English before 30 May 2017 to Rhea Fraser, preferably by email: For further information please refer to the website or you can call us.

We look forward to hearing from you!

Oceaneering AGV Systems BV, Tractieweg 190, 3534 AP Utrecht, tel. 030 244 05 50.


Acquisition with regards to this vacancy is not appreciated.