Engineer Power Take Off (PTO)/Torsion Vibration Damper (TVD)

Eindhoven -

In this function you report to the supervisor of the base engine group. Your field of operation is engine PTO (Power Take Off) and Torsion Vibration Damper (TVD) for the engine families. As a mechanical expert you have a variety of responsibilities:

  • Technical level
    In cooperation with designers and suppliers you develop new or adapt existing engine components driven by market wishes and/or technical reasons. Your focus is functionality reliability, quality, robustness, manufacturability. You are leading in technical knowhow, solution validation program and defining this together with suppliers, the CAE- and engine test department. You analyse results and make detailed technical proposals. You pro actively pushing the next steps until SOP, including involvement in PPAP and supplier sign off
  • Working method
    Working according Six Sigma tools and techniques.


  • Bachelor or master degree in Mechanical or Engine Engineering

  • Capable of fast in dept expertise knowledge built-up

  • Engine component and system knowledge

  • Basic CAD (PRO-E) knowledge

  • Used to handle multiple problem projects, you can handle the resulting stress

  • Design for Six Sigma and problem solving skills

  • Personal competences

  • Clear level dependant communication (both verbal as presentation wise)

  • Proactive and result driven, organisational skills

  • Automotive (Engine HW) knowledge is a pre

Scholing: HBO/WO/

Over de werkgever

DAF Trucks N.V. is a wholly owned subsidiary of the North-American corporation PACCAR Inc. DAF Trucks' core activities are focused on the development, production, marketing and sale of medium and heavy duty commercial vehicles.

Uren per week: 40


You will be employed by YER and seconded to DAF. We offer:

  • Good employee benefits (e.g. work-life balance, pension, lease car, bonus model)

  • Challenging assignments

  • Excellent guidance from your consultant and YER's back office

  • Development opportunities, including the YER Talent Development Programme with a personal coach

  • Intensive support for international candidates (including Dutch lessons, tax-return and accommodation assistance)

  • Cooperative and results and relationship-driven

  • Friendly atmosphere and open culture

  • Community/network with other technology professionals from a variety of multinationals

  • Events and master classes with interesting speakers and attractive companies



Jeroen Broeren
Hogehilweg 16
1101CD, Amsterdam Zuidoost


Jeroen Broeren