Cost Engineer

Are you the Cost Engineer Nedstack is looking for?

The Company
Nedstack fuel cell technology develops and manufactures Proton Exchange Membrane (PEM) fuel cell stacks and systems. The main applications of our fuel cells are Built Environment, Industrial and Maritime Fuel Cell solutions. To deliver emission-free energy solutions worldwide, we work closely together with several system integrators. Due to a growing demand for our solutions, Nedstack is rapidly expanding its organization in several departments. In three years time Nedstack will be the largest fuel cell factory in Europe, with a production capacity of one gigawatt per year of fuel cell power. At Nedstack we are confident that Hydrogen will be a backbone of the future global energy system. The increasing interest for sustainable solutions will open up many opportunities that you don’t want to miss.

We are looking for an Cost Engineer

Duties and responsibilities
As a Cost Engineer you are responsible for improving the supply processes reports which are the base to optimise the value stream between all production and development steps in the chain together with the colleagues of Purchasing, Development and Manufacturing. Your responsibilities and tasks are to report en come with alternative solutions on components/materials/services.

The Cost Engineer has a professional focus and drive to ensuring the efficiency of industrial processes within the total supply chain. This includes production assembly lines at suppliers, manufacturing costs, raw materials and waste disposal systems. The Cost Engineer aims to optimise the process by minimise waste (waste in costs, time and energy)  during the production process and create a maximum value within the total supply chain externally and internally. Using a proper communication with the various stakeholders ensures that all processes continue to run smoothly between all departments involved. Also the Engineer is part of the selecting team who selects new supplier/component combinations.

The scope of the responsibilities contains:

  • Analyse of all parts and processes by using standard technics, like DFA, VA/VE,  LEAN,
  • Cost overview an advice regarding proposals from Purchasing
  • Determining and realizing milestones in processes and based on this monitoring the information and expected costs (suppliers and services).
  • Taking and reporting on expediting visits

Job requirements / experience with

  • Technical Bachelor education and working level
  • 2 -3  years of experience in a similar position
  • Experience of economic patterns
  • International business and goods traffic
  • Systems for automatic data processing, knowledge of Excel is a must
  • Track information of raw materials.
  • Dutch and English language

Our offer
A chance to make te world a better and more sustainable place! At Nedstack you work on our sustainable hydrogen solutions in a dynamic and ambitious work environment. You will work with an international team of highly skilled colleagues whom are all passionate about to deliver emission-free energy solutions to the world. The growth of our company offers opportunities for professionals who want to make the difference. We offer a pleasant and informal working atmosphere with attractive terms of employment including a good pension.

When you are interested, please send your resume and motivation to
and hopefully, we get the chance to meet you soon!

Acquisition with regard to this vacancy is not appreciated.