Engineering vacatures waarin jij het verschil kan maken
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9032647 | NEDERLAND | Detachering | HBO | 40 uur | publicatiedatum 


Over de functie

As a Manufacturing Engineer you are closely involved with the pilot production/design of new products and you are the link between the customer and production. When working as a manufacturing Engineer you’ ll design the production process according to the latest insights in LEAN manufacturing technologies. When the new products are in mass production you will guard the quality of the products and you will take initiative to ensure a ongoing improvement in production quality and a decrease in downtime.



  • Bachelor, Master or Phd level in, for example, control engineering, mechatronics, computer science etc.
  • Experienced with outsourcing assembly activities towards sub-contractors.
  • Experienced with supplier quality assurance and able to resolve hands-on
    field- & production quality issues is a plus
  • Experienced in executing and managing efficiency improvement projects
    following the lean-principles, has working knowledge of Six-Sigma is a plus.
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Experience with FMEA (Failure mode and effects analysis) is a plus.
  • Project management experience during your education.  
Each Yacht trainee follows in three years, in addition 2 to 3 challenging assignments for various clients, and an intensive personal leadership journey. Active coaching and mentoring, competence and self-reflection by other trainees herein are important pillars. A YACHT trainee is performing at least a fresh look and increased efficiency within the organization. Now and in the future!
As a trainee you will be selected on the skills and attributes. The core competencies that apply to all Trainees are:
  • Discipline
  • On results
  • Impact
  • Self development
  • Adaptability
You also have at least completed a HTS or TU education in a technical (mechanics, mechatronics, electrical engineering, software, physics, chemistry or related) and up to a max of 2 years work experience.
Extracurricular activities certainly count in the selection process! Do you have management experience, relevant additional jobs, overseas experience or something? Let this be sure to come out in your resume!
The above core competencies are assessed through an online assessment tool! Apply via the apply-button, then Yacht Trainees will send you to a link to the test!


YACHT Trainees Engineering offers you the most challenging assignments for our clients. Work that matters is our focus. As a trainee you will participate in our talent program #schoolofwork! #Schoolofwork Is more than a series of workouts. It is a complete training program with intensive coaching, online assignments, and talent Days intervisions. You get from YACHT a talent coach who guides you and from our training you get a Talent psychologist. In addition to this program and intensive counseling we offer you a competitive salary and the opportunity to create and grow beautiful steps herein.
YACHT Trainees is the specialist in the field of young talent. We find, retain and develop highly skilled young people (HBO / WO) with a maximum of 2 years work experience. YACHT Trainees has developed a new, innovative and already successful talent program. Within the YACHT traineeship talent is trained as specialist with management skills. The program steams you ready in 3 years to play strategic positions.


As a Trainee you will be trained as a specialist with management skills! Together we look for the best assignments at one of our technical clients. We offer intercompany traineeships to (work in 3 years at 2 or 3 different clients) or in-house traineeships (2 or 3 different assignments at one client).


Voor meer informatie neem je contact op met Martijn van der Aa via telefoonnummer +31 0651573734

Werken voor Yacht
Yacht is dé organisatie van en voor professionals. Wij verbinden professionals en organisaties die het verschil willen maken. Ons doel is optimaal resultaat: jou als professional uitdagend werk bieden waarmee jij de organisaties van onze opdrachtgevers blijvend verbetert. Behoor jij tot de beste professionals in jouw vak? Wil je samen met vakgenoten het verschil maken bij toonaangevende organisaties? Dan willen we jou graag leren kennen.


Uiteraard staat deze vacature open voor zowel mannen als vrouwen.