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Work Preparation Engineer

The Netherlands - Eindhoven | China - Suzhou |

Work Preparation Engineer

If you are enthusiastic about driving positive change and eager to shape the future of technology in a dynamic, international environment, we invite you to join our Engineering team.

We are Prodrive Technologies

We are dedicated to creating meaningful technologies that make the world work. Through our innovative solutions, we contribute to building a future where everyone can thrive, resources are optimized, and connectivity brings people together.

About the role

We are searching for a skilled Work Preparation Engineer with experience in a production environment. Are you a person who has a hands-on mentality and is very critical towards yourself on how you can optimize your work? 

Engineers are responsible for the innovation and developments of new products or services, or a new type of process. Using science, technology, or math to solve assembly problems and design machinery. You will create the work instructions, prepare the tooling, and review the prototypes on manufacturability. As Work Preparation Engineer we are expecting that you set up and maintain a part of the complex assembly flow in the factory for our products

Key responsibilities

- Assist in the design and build of tools and equipment.
- Ensure reliable equipment to guarantee the production manufacturing.
- Manage and assign resources as needed within the engineering team.
- Assist with the operation maintenance and repair of equipment.
- Practice and always comply with safety standards.
- Resolve systemic issues providing short, medium, and long-term solutions.
- Assist in the installation, maintenance, and general support of systems.
- Develop strategic plans to provide effective product development.
- Provide support for scoping of work tasks and budgets.


  • MBO, BSc or BEng in Electrical engineering, Mechanical engineering, Industrial Engineering or Applied physics or a related technical education

  • Hands-on attitude

  • Analytical skills

  • (Preferably) Working in 2 shifts

  • Good communication skills

  • Authorized to work in the US (for Boston/Canton applications only)

Apply as Work Preparation Engineer

The Prodrive Technologies Mindset


You don’t just go to work, you feel responsible for your project


You decide when, where and how much you want to work


You like to think about manufacturability when designing


You don’t sit and wait, you have a hands-on mentality

Have you got what it takes to become a Prodriver?

What we offer

  • Perfect environment for those eager to develop themselves and take full responsibility for a project.
  • Many opportunities for personal and professional development, along with the flexibility to explore diverse roles across various projects.
  • A young and dynamic culture which stimulates innovative thinking and taking initiatives.
  • Personal budget just for you to learn new things. Your growth is our priority.
  • Flexibility of a 24/7 work environment with provided lunch, dinner, and access to our company gym.
  • Personalized development plan to craft your future.
  • You will receive essential tools if these are necessary to perform your job (i.e. iPhone and laptop).
  • On-campus sports facilities enable you to incorporate exercise seamlessly into your work routine.
  • A performance-driven salary that grows with your accomplishments.
  • Unlock the opportunity to become a shareholder and entrepreneur within the company.
  • Travel allowance based on the days you are actually at Prodrive Technologies.
  • Work-life balance with at least 33 vacation days per year.
  • Access a retirement plan.

Application steps

  1. Your journey with us starts with a swift review of your application by one of our recruiters.
  2. In some cases, if we see a potential fit, you will receive an exclusive link to our online aptitude test to assess if you’re up for the challenge.
  3. We will schedule a personal interview not only to determine if your skills match the job, but also to see if there is a spark between you and Prodrive Technologies.
  4. To complete the application journey we will send you a suitable offer and once you sign, we can welcome you to the Prodrive Technologies family.