Specialist Materialen & Processen


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


As a Specialist Materials & Processes you are responsible for maintaining and disseminating knowledge about a nonmetallic material group such as thermoplastics, thermosets, elastomers, polyurethane, textiles, glass and/or combinations of it including its production processes and product designs throughout 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 process.


You also maintain contacts with external knowledge institutes and companies and actively expand this network. You identify opportunitiesĀ  in the field of technology and you initiate and coordinate projects accordingly.
You are responsible for the technical content of material and process standardsĀ in your field within and outside our company .


  • 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 sense of initiative. You work project-based and analytical and you are decisive, enthusiastic and have a passionate collegial attitude.
  • Good communication skills and verbal and written knowledge of English and German are required.


For more information please contact Rolf Drenthen or Ruud van der Velden, tel: (040) 25 95 000