HBO/WO Internship: Creation of scope management process.

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Type vacancy
Internship (3rd year)
Education field
Engineering (general)
Business & Management

Omschrijving bedrijf / Description company:

Since 1996, DAF is part of PACCAR, a global technology leader in the design, manufacture and customer support of Kenworth, Peterbilt and DAF trucks. PACCAR also provides financial services and information technology and distributes truck parts to its principal business.

Omschrijving afdeling / Description department:

Within the PACCAR Global Powertrain organization, the Global Engine department is responsible for the development of heavy duty truck engine and aftertreatment systems complying with EU and NA legislation. The engines are used in applications of DAF, Kenworth, Peterbilt and different coach suppliers. The Project Management team is responsible for realization of development projects within the constraints of Quality, Timing, Cost and Performance (QTCP).

Wat ga je doen: / What are you going to do:

Project scope within global engines is currently managed at individual project level. Scope requests that are not implemented (completely) within a project are not captured and managed at a program level. This can lead to scope requests that are not (timely) implemented for our customers and, in many cases, it is unclear where and how Scope requests will be implemented.

Fot this assignment you will:

  • Determine how scope is managed currently for individual projects and at different departments within the PACCAR organization
  • Establish the requirements and the desired process for scope request management with stakeholders
  • Prepare a process/procedure proposal for scope request management at an engine program level
  • Investigate availability of (commercially) available software tools that can be used for scope management
  • Recommendation how to implement the process/procedure and the tool

Wat neem je mee: / What do you bring:

For this rol we are looking for someone with the following qualifications:

  • You are currently enrolled in a Bachelor's or Master's in Business Adminstration or Industrial engineering
  • You have good communication and persentation skills in English
  • You have knowledge of MS office
  • You are looking for an internship for 3 till 6 months

Wat bieden we aan: / What do we offer:

  • A view behind the scenes at a large international corporation
  • You will get a lot of freedom and responsibility. We are open to your initiatives and depending on the assignment you see your results back in the workplace
  • An experienced coach and supervisor who can teach you a lot and is willing to help you with your assignment
  • After your graduation, you will have the opportunity to start your career at DAF
  • An internship wage of  € 375,- (HBO) and €450,- (WO) per month on full-time base
  • A travel allowance, if you don’t have a student travel product (provided by the Dutch government)
  • A housing allowance, if you temporarily rent a room near DAF.
  • Each intern will have the opportunity to participate at the Student Event. During this event you will meet other interns and find out more about DAF/PACCAR!

Contactinformatie / Contactinformation:

For more information you can contact Rosalie Kantelberg (Campus Recruiter) on phone number 040-2142616.
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