Intern: Cobot / Mechatronics

Vacancy by Variass

  • Variass
  • Drachten
  • HBO
  • Undetermined time

Variass GroupAccelerators in optimizing development & production
As a system supplier and EMS specialist, Variass develops, industrializes and produces electronic and mechatronic high-tech solutions for its customers. Variass contributes to products that really matter in our world. For the market of tomorrow, in the field of Defense & Security, Medical and Industry. We combine and integrate development and production and accelerate optimization and apply today's knowledge for tomorrow's ambition. Variass has offices in Drachten and Veendam and a total of 125 employees.

Assignment description
Research and development of proof of concepts for the automation of operations around production processes with a cobot. A screw cobot (with UR5e) has already been realized and we want to develop this further for other applications so that it can be used more widely.

In this assignment you will investigate what else can be automated, make a plan and start developing and testing solutions. 


  • Being able to work independently
  • proactive
  • Communicative and social skills
  • Open to new knowledge and ideas
  • investigating
  • Knowledge/experience with cobots (Universal Robots) is an advantage

Variass offers you
A nice varied function within an environment that is focused on cooperation, innovation and dynamics.

  • Working on innovative projects
  • Together with other students and staff
  • Content guidance
  • Internship fee €250 per month
  • Travel allowance if applicable

Information and application
Call or email for more information about the assignment or to apply Hendri Kortman (0598-619475,

How to apply?

Send an email to H. Kortman

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