Description Specialist Materials & Processes with specialization polymers
As Specialist Materials & Processes you are responsible for maintaining and disseminating knowledge about materials, tools, manufacturing techniques in the field of rubbers and plastics within the entire DAF organization. You also maintain contacts with external knowledge institutes and companies and further develop this network actively. You identify opportunities for DAF in the field of technology and initiate and coordinate technology projects. You are responsible for the technical content of label and process standards within and outside DAF in the field of rubbers, plastics and textiles.
For this position we would like to get in contact with candidates who have a degree at bachelor/master level with specialization polymers. You also have at least a number of years experience with the testing of rubbers and thermosetting or thermoplastic plastics. You are independent but also a team player with a sense of initiative. You can work project-based and analytical. Good communication skills knowledge in word and writing of English are necessary.
DAF Trucks is the fastest growing truck manufacturer in Europe. We are successful because the wishes and requirements of our customers are decisive for the development of our products. Product development at DAF takes place in an inspiring and challenging high-tech environment. The Central Laboratory department is responsible for specifying materials and processes used in DAF trucks and for exploring new technologies on material and process area for DAF.