Project Engineer Manufacturing

KVE is an unique design and build organization of high-end composite structures located in the Netherlands. Their strength is the in-depth knowledge of composite engineering, materials and manufacturing processes, in combination with a creative mind to provide the right solutions for their customers. KVE’s major markets are aerospace, defence and machine construction.

Keywords of the services delivered by KVE are:

  • Optimal product design, engineering and manufacturing,
  • Research and Technology Development for efficient manufacturing technologies and Systems engineering with integrated composite parts,
  • Repair of composite aerospace components,
  • Advanced composite training

Your destination

KVE will further optimize the process from engineering to manufacturing and the manufacturing methods within its organization. With your effort you will further form the bridge between engineering and manufacturing and by doing so, optimize the process from design to product. In cooperation with your engineering & manufacturing colleagues you will determine the route to prototype and/or full-scale manufacturing, including selecting the production methods and if required third parties for manufacturing. You are the project holder from design on and by doing so will ensure that the right processes are determined, followed and optimized but also make sure that the project stays within budget & time schedule. Besides optimizing your work you will further industrialize the manufacturing processes within KVE.

Your Luggage

To be successful in this role, you have a passion for composites! Furthermore you have bachelor working and thinking level, ideally, you will have a bachelor degree in the field of Technology. You have several years working experience in a manufacturing engineering related position within a high-tech engineering-manufacturing environment. You have experience with and/or the skills to manage a project from engineering to full-scale manufacturing. You are able to build bridges between internal and extern stakeholders. You live in The Netherlands and are able to communicate in Dutch (verbal and in writing).

Your Route

During the coming years you will become the specialist in optimizing the process from engineering to manufacturing and the further industrialization of manufacturing processes within KVE. KVE will create the conditions that enables you to realize your full potential. They will do so by providing support, training and opportunities to further develop your talents in a stimulating & inspiring composite environment.

Ready for take-off?

Information with regards to the recruitment procedure: interviews are planned in November/December. Start is planned in January/February.

Do you think you meet these criteria? Please send your motivation letter and CV to

For further information about this vacancy please call 070-307 47 10.

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