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Senior Manufacturing Engineer

At Eleo, we aspire to be one of the world’s leading off-highway battery pack specialists. Backed by Yanmar, our battery solutions are driving our customers towards net-zero emissions. We do more than build batteries, we’re paving the way for a more sustainable future. 


Our pioneering spirit drives us to innovate at every step, delivering the best results possible. We’re a fast-growing, young company with a vibrant culture of innovation and collaboration where every voice counts and every idea is valued.  

Thriving at bringing together diverse minds and talents, we achieve our shared goals dynamically. Making a difference is meaningful and exciting for us, as we aim to balance personal ambition with collective achievements. Our team is equipped with the tools to help create a cleaner and electrified future. 

Are you ready to join our mission to enable widespread electrification of off-highway equipment and vehicles? 


What you will do:

Join our team as a Senior Manufacturing Engineer and be at the forefront of launching our new products into the market (NPI). In this role, you'll find opportunities to make a significant impact from day one. With relatively few established procedures in place, you'll enjoy the freedom to innovate and build, from installing cutting-edge equipment to fine-tuning our production processes.

As a Senior Manufacturing Engineer, you'll witness the direct impact of your work as you contribute to the establishment and scaling of brand-new production lines. This role offers autonomy and responsibility, allowing you to shape the future of our manufacturing team and operations while seeing tangible results in real-time.

If you thrive in an environment where creativity and initiative are valued, and if you're excited about the prospect of spearheading the launch of our products, we want to hear from you. Join us and be part of a team that's redefining the possibilities of engineering.

Your key responsibilities:

  • Delivering input for manufacturability and serviceability of designs
  • Defining and creating Manufacturing procedures and specifications.
  • Being on the shop floor supporting the team in testing, and new product introduction
  • Review system and tool designs and release them to manufacturing and service after validation and testing
  • Support and deliver rapid solutions to any complex faults and take the necessary initiative to identify and implement practical improvements and solutions.
  • Design, build and realize small production tooling
  • Develop training packages regarding work preparation for the factory and manufacturing teams
  • Troubleshoot for issues in factory/field for new products
  • Prepare work instructions for factory operations
  • Mentoring and supporting Junior engineers, sharing your experience and enthusiasm for manufacturing engineering
  • Work with an interactive, dynamic and diverse team that is group oriented, collaborative and proactive

Requirements & qualifications:

  • 5-7 years of experience in a similar position
  • Bachelor’s or master’s degree in Mechatronics Engineering or similar
  • Experience working in a production environment with high tech products and complex production processes, preferably within the automotive industry
  • Experience with scale up from design into volume production
  • Experience in quality improvement & operational excellence in a manufacturing environment
  • Experience with E-Cabinets and understanding electrical drawings
  • Working knowledge of CAD, PDM and ERP systems are preferred. (We use Solidworks, 3DX and ODOO)
  • Lean Six Sigma way of working/thinking is important to this role, as well as experience with tooling (i.e.. SPC, FMEA, 8D). Yellow/Green/Black belt is preferred.
  • Experience with production equipment, standards and regulations in North America is a plus

What we offer you: 

  • Attractive Salary Package: We value your expertise and offer salaries that reflect your skills and experience. 
  • Future-Ready Pension Plan: Plan your future with confidence through our generous pension scheme. 
  • Company-Wide Lunches: Socialize with colleagues over daily lunches. It’s a fun and fulfilling environment, boosting working relationships and collaboration. 
  • Wellbeing Support: We provide personal coaching and wellbeing resources to support your lifestyle as you build your career with us. 
  • Hassle-Free Commuting: We ensure your journey to work is as simple as possible. Enjoy the convenience of a commuting allowance or an OV Business Card.  
  • Flexible Working Hours: Embrace the freedom to shape your workday with flexible hours and the option to work from home twice a week. We trust you to balance your time effectively.  
  • Generous Time Off: Recharge with 35 holiday days per year, including a company closure during Christmas and New Year’s Eve, plus national holidays. 



If this role resonates, we want to hear from you. Your skills could be the perfect fit for our innovative team at Eleo.  

Please apply directly on this page with your CV and cover letter and we look forward to receiving your application. 




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