Emission Compliance Specialist

Specialist in North American emission legislation with strong communication skills

  • Location Eindhoven
  • Organisation Unit Product Development
  • Fulltime Fulltime
  • Education level Bachelor
  • Contract type Permanent contract

Job description

At DAF Trucks N.V. we are looking for a North American (NA) Emission Compliance Specialist who will ensure that our trucks meet the NA emission regulations.
Your responsibilities:

  • Set-up and maintain a structured method to disseminate gathered knowledge to the DAF engineering groups;
  • Define impact of current and future legal requirements on our current and future product program;
  • Write legal requirement specifications for the engineering department;
  • Analyze company processes and procedures and initiate improvements;
  • Attend congresses, symposia and other events to keep track of upcoming NA emission legislation for heavy duty vehicles;
  • Align interpretations of legal requirements on corporate level (PACCAR);
  • Build and maintain a network with internal and external stakeholders.
As Emission Compliance Specialist you will report to the Manager Standards & Homologation.

Your profile

  • Bachelor, preferably Master, in Mechanical or Automotive Engineering;
  • Multiple years of experience in either:
    • Development of emission legislation at or in cooperation with governmental agencies;
    • Managing North American emission certification activities;
    • Development of sophisticated emission control systems;
  • Excellent and adaptable communication skills;
  • The ability to plan & organize meetings with internal and external stakeholders;
  • A flexible approach with respect to traveling;
  • Fluent in the English language - effective communication in both verbal and written form; willing to learn the Dutch language.


The department Standards & Homologation (S&H) is responsible for all European engine and vehicle type approvals. Secondly, S&H also has the end responsibility for compliance to North American (Californian & federal) emission legislation. DAF Trucks N.V. now seeks to appoint an North American (NA) emission compliance specialist to strengthen the S&H department.

We offer

At DAF you will work in a professional, innovative and safe environment with a lot of autonomy and responsibility. We offer you a career with growth potential. You don’t just choose for a job, you choose for a career at DAF. If you like to work in an international organization with a no-nonsense culture and ambition, then DAF is your employer!
In addition to a good salary DAF offers you the following working conditions:

  • A 36-hour workweek;
  • 27 Vacation days and a possibility of 13 ADV days (reduction of working hours);
  • A variable bonus, based on DAF results;
  • A good work-life balance (due to flexible working hours);
  • A retirement plan and group health insurance;
  • Extensive opportunities for personal growth, such as education programs and (online) training courses.

Drive your career, join DAF!


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