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February 01, 2023

We’re hiring! Innovative Mechanical Engineer

Are you a creative, passionate, and innovative person, who seeks product differentiation and challenges the state of the art?
Can you take a product all the way from the ideation phase to design, development, construction, implementation, testing, and release?  If yes, you could be the one, we are looking for! 

We seek an experienced Mechanical Engineer with a strong interest in the construction of mechanical parts ranging from small to large items.

About you
You enjoy working with complex high quality mechanical designs adding your personal touch. You easily pick up tasks and gather information, and you are not afraid to act and take initiative if you see the need. You thrive in a global organization with many stakeholders and know the importance of providing visual examples that can help decisions their way.


  • Sc. or M.Sc. in Mechanical Engineering or similar
  • A well-founded understanding of mechanics, materials, and production methods
  • Great understanding of product development tools (SolidWorks, FEA) and methods such as Design for Manufacturing, Design for Assembly and Design for Quality
  • Ability to successfully work with multiple projects simultaneously
  • An analytical and result-oriented mentality
  • Strong interpersonal skills, including the ability to identify and understand our customer’s needs.
  • A profound ability to prioritize and plan according to deadlines
  • Fluent in Danish and excellent technical English
  • Experience working with mobile equipment and welded steel constructions is considered an advantage
  • Experience working with HVAC is considered an advantage


About the team
You will be part of an enthusiastic R&D team of 12 people in total, 9 in Denmark and 3 in Palmetto, Florida. The team has a wide range of expertise in Electronics, Mechanics, Batteries, HVAC, PCB-design and Firmware. We work individually, but also closely together as a team across professional boundaries and discuss the tasks.  We have weekly meetings to share knowledge, plan efforts and content.
There are currently two Mechanical Engineers on the team

If you would like to hear more about the vacancy, please email or call:

Bo Vork Nielsen, Division Director, Research and Development

Email: bvn@itwgse.com

Mobile phone: +45 2857 3010

BVN bo RnD r&D

At ITW GSE, we focus on team spirit, and a great working environment. We gather daily, across departments, for 30 minutes of exercise during working hours (Power walk, running, cycling, paddle, etc.).
We have a unique culture with a strong and dedicated sense of belonging. We are one big family with the common goal of providing the aviation industry with the cleanest, most reliable, and cost-effective Ground Support Equipment systems.

We offer creative freedom and opportunities for personal and professional development incl. courses and continuous education.

You are also offered an attractive employee package incl. lunch and fruit, health and pension program.

ITW GSE manufactures power supplies and cooling for aircraft parked at airports around the world. ITW GSE has 2 factories in Odense and in Florida, as well as regional sales offices in Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. We are an organization in constant growth, change and movement, and you’ll have the opportunity to explore your cross-cultural consciousness.
Read more about ITW GSE here.

Your American colleagues:

Igor Markovic at ITW GSE

Robert Lawter


About Illinois Tool Works
ITW GSE is owned by Illinois Tool Works (ITW), a $ 14.5 billion, multinational stock exchange listed company (NYSE) headquartered in Glenview, Illinois. ITW is one of the world’s leading diversified manufacturers of specialized industrial equipment, consumables and related service companies. Organizationally, the ITW GSE is one division out of 82, and belongs to the Specialty Products Segment. ITW has more than 43,000 employees and business units in 52 countries.
Read more about Illinois Tool Works here: http://www.itw.com/

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