Sovema – Mechanical Engineer


  • Preferential schooling in the technical field
  • Degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • At least 4 years of experience in the design of high speed automatic machine


  • Design and studies of new machines
  • Assembly / functional group design
  • Modification of existing machines
  • Development of parts
  • Drafting
  • Processing of the BOM
  • Interfacing with other functions (commercial / production / purchasing / service)


  • Mechanical technical drawing (according to UNI EN IS standards)
  • 2D / 3D CAD
  • FEM
  • PDM
  • Knowledge of European regulations (safety, 2006/42/EC directive)
  • Design of pneumatic / hydraulic systems (sizing and architecture)
  • Knowledge of the actuators and choice of the best solution based on the specific needs of each application (e.g. electro-cylinders / linear motors / pneumatics / hydraulics…)
  • Sizing and choice of mechanical transmissions and kinematics (types of gearboxes / gear transmissions / belts / …)
  • Sizing of parts subject to stress (shafts / bearings / structures…)
  • Knowledge of materials (availability of tubulars / drawn / laminates…) and heat treatments (hardening / nitriding/…) and surface treatments (PVD / phosphating…)
  • Knowledge of production processes, mechanical processing (CNC / Machine tools / …) and definition of tolerances
  • Cost evaluation as an integral part of the project specifications
  • Knowledge of English


  • Teamwork skills
  • Ability to schedule to meet deadlines
  • Propensity to search for new solutions
  • Ability to analyze and synthesize
  • Mental openness
  • Attitude to collaboration and knowledge sharing
  • Coordination of external resources

Location: Villafranca di Verona (VR), Italy