Cost Engineer M/F

Job description

Within the Engineering department of Nooteboom Trailers B.V. there is a vacancy for a:

Cost Engineer M/F

The Cost Engineer is responsible for completing a cost-effective design, in close cooperation with the various project teams within the New Product Development department.


  • Judging designs on their manufacturability and complexity;
  • Make cost price calculations within projects and special customer requirements;
  • Give advice on cost price reduction and optimisation;
  • Analysing the cost price of existing products and give advice on potential cost price reduction;
  • Monitor the influence of new materials and production methods on the cost price of the Nooteboom products;
  • Maintain contact with suppliers;
  • Continuous improvement of calculation and analytical models to increase accuracy and reality.


  • Professional and intellectual ability at BSc or MSc level (e.g. mechanical engineering, business administration or automotive engineering);
  • Must have a good command of the Dutch, English and German language;
  • Knowledge of hydraulic, pneumatic and electrical systems;
  • Knowledge of product technology;
  • Experience with Inventor, AutoCAD and MS Office;
  • Work systematically and accurately;
  • Analytical skills;
  • Planning and organisational skills;
  • Good communication skills.

Nooteboom Trailers B.V. offers interesting and varied work, a pleasant working atmosphere and devotes much attention to you, the employee. You are paid a salary that is in line with the market and excellent fringe benefits. The CAO Metaal & Techniek applies.


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