TF FAB Motion Production Engineer

  • Job category Engineering
  • Employment Fulltime
  • Reference number VAC-10025302
  • Location Veldhoven
  • Contract type Secondment with contracting
  • Industry High Tech

About this vacancy

Introduction to the job

  • Contribute in creating complex linear actuators in the dynamic, high-tech development and production environment of ASML. ASML Motion is a production location in Oirschot, outside the main Veldhoven campus (18 km).
  • The department Motion within the Twinscan Factory is responsible for the production of all critical linear actuators for all ASML platforms.
  • The Production Engineering department within Motion is responsible for the processes of volume production (in the sustaining phase), continuously adapts and optimizes the production processes and provides support in connection with the organization.
  • Furthermore highly involved in the introduction and manufacturability of future actuators of the newest platforms.

Job description

Role and responsibilities

The goal is to produce actuators to the highest quality by creating an optimized production process. To design, maintain, adapt to changed output requirements and to optimize production processes as well as to develop and apply methods of measuring the performance of the production process.

As a Production Engineer at Motion you:

  • Deliver technical support for the production process and finds the root cause of technical disturbances and prevents them from reoccurring.
  • Are responsible for the work preparation in the broadest sense. Lays down operating instructions, process flow charts, production sequence, production tooling, process parameters and indicators.
  • Continuously analyze the production processes, points out structural problems and bottlenecks, works out suggestions for improvements and initiates their implementation, often in close cooperation with the surrounded departments as development and engineering (D&E), manufacturing engineering, quality engineering, production team and logistics at Motion.
  • Bring your knowledge to bear on (new) product development projects, in order to foresee production problems in the design phase and in order to improve the reparability of the product and test design.


ASML is a successful Dutch high-tech enterprise that produces complex lithography systems used by chip manufacturers in the production of integrated circuits. ASML is at the cutting edge of this technology and delivers systems to all the world's leading chip manufacturers. ASML's employees are among the most creative talents in the fields of physics, mathematics, chemistry, mechanical engineering and software. Every day they collaborate in close-knit multidisciplinary teams in which members listen to and learn from one another and exchange ideas. It is the ideal environment for professional development and personal growth.

ASML is headquartered in Veldhoven, the Netherlands.

Offer description

Conditions above average.

Other information

Since we are located outside the main campus at Oirschot we are a small self-sustaining factory (120 FTE) within ASML. We therefore can organize and collaborate efficiently within our location. The production engineers reports to the Group Leader 

Production Engineering.

Please apply with CV and motivational letter explaining why you like production engineering and the products of Motion. 

Candidate profile

Education and experience

Higher Technical College (bachelor) Mechanical/ Mechatronics/ Electronics/ Applied PhysicsConfidential

The following experience is a preference:

  • Experience in a production environment with high tech products and complex production processes. 
  • Experience in the field of Technical Production Engineering and quality methodology such as statistical process control (SPC) and methods such as FMEA is an advantage. 
  • Experience in the field of (semi-) automated production lines and control is an advantage. 


As a Production Engineer at Motion, your personal skills are: 

  • Combining an analytical approach with a hands on mentality. 
  • Focused on quality, continuous improvement, good social and communication skills. 
  • Good social and communication skills to work with other departments, such as production and development engineering. 
  • Dutch is the main language on the production floor, therefore candidate must already have good Dutch language skills in speech and writing. Adequate English language skills in speech and writing.