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Specialist Plastics — Materials / Processes / Sustainability


Vacature details

Vakgebied: Automotive
Opleiding: Junior
Werklocatie: Eindhoven
Vacature ID: 12624


The Central Laboratory Department is responsible for specifying materials and processes used in DAF trucks and for exploring and transferring new materials and process technologies for DAF.


As a Specialist Plastics you are responsible for maintaining and disseminating knowledge about a nonmetallic material group such as thermoplastics, thermosets, elastomers, polyurethane and textiles and/or combinations of it including its production processes and product designs throughout the DAF organization. With your outstanding knowledge you support the entire organization of product development in the design of polymeric products, the technical selection of the suppliers and the assurance of the robustness of the product and the underlying processes from granulate to final product.
You also maintain contacts with external knowledge institutes and companies and actively expand this network. You identify opportunities for DAF in the field of Technology and Sustainability. You are able to initiate and coordinate projects accordingly.
You are responsible for the technical content of material and process standards within and outside DAF in your field.

Wat verwachten we van jou?

For this position, we would like to get in touch with candidates who have a degree at TU / HBO+ level, in mechanical engineering or materials science. You have excellent knowledge and proven experience in the wide field of thermoplastics including the production processes, as well as practical experience with injection molding processes, tool development, tool trials and process simulations. You are independent but also a team player with a pro-active and constructive attitude. You are analytical, decisive and enthusiastic. Good communication skills and verbal and written knowledge of English are required, German is a benefit.

Wat kun jij van ons verwachten?

  • The right candidate will be provided a challenging and varied position in a professional, high-tech environment.
  • An appropriate salary based on your experience and education.
  • Future prospects and excellent benefits are evident.
  • After a period of secondment and functioning properly, you can be contracted by our client.
  • Good secondary conditions such as a minimum of 25 holidays and 8,33% holiday allowance.
  • Courses to develop yourself professionally and personally via Trinamics Academy.
  • Discount on your healthcare and referral bonusses and fun activities.
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