Sustaining Engineer

, - L839
TKH Airport Solutions • Haaksbergen > Overijssel > Netherlands

As an effective Sustaining Engineerat TKH Airport Solutions,you have good knowledge and insights of working in a safety critical industry. You must be accurate and able to perform the activities independently and collaboratively.The goal is to contribute in keeping the production process and performance of the company up to professional and optimized standard and ensure that quality is maintained.


Jip Steenbrink
+31 (0)6 15 85 39 67

The Organisation

TKH Airport Solutions is based in Haaksbergen and part of the TKH Group.

The TKH Group consists of several companies who truly add value by their innovative and high tech solutions. The TKH Group strongly believes in a vertical growth strategy, especially within segments where reliability, connectivity and critical communication play a crucial role. Due to the integral approach, systems will be commonly integrated. Therefore, R&D, innovation and value creation form the highest priorities.

In a world that is changing fast, the demand for innovative solutions is increasing exponentially. TKH Airport Solutions is the developer of the Contactless Energy Data Distribution (CEDD) Airfield Ground Lighting.

CEDD is going to change the way airports will invest in airfield ground lighting (AGL) infrastructure forever. CEDD technology is more reliable, safer and sustainable. A disruptive, future proof technology that expands the AGL capability more than existing AGL technology.

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  • Your primary focus is problem detection and error analysis in production and RMA. You are also responsible for critically solving problems in field issues;
  • Propose, test and co-implement changes after approval of business development to improve or extend cost reliability, product performance or missing functionality;
  • Supporting design transfer activities from development and engineering to production;
  • Evaluation and qualification of component changes based on availability, cost reduction and / or performance improvement;
  • Maintaining effective interaction with various stakeholders to involve all necessary parties in the successful implementation of sustainable technical results;
  • Participating in project consultations and giving first-line support;
  • Providing insight into the results in terms of progress and quality by means of reports and generated output;
  • Providing support for part of the training to the operators;
  • Support and management of test systems production.

Position within the organisation

You will be part of a team of five colleauges and you will be reporting to the Senior Engineer. Because of the complexity of the products and the importance of system integrations, you will also collaborate with the other locations of the TKH Airport Solutions.You will be posted in Haaksbergen (NL), but you also travel from time to the locations in Nykøbing (DK) and Lippstadt (DE).


You are happy to work within an international and rapidly changing environment. Besides, TKH Airport Solutions offers an unique opportunity to work with patented techologies which truly contribute to more efficient, sustainable and competitive airports. The sky is the limit when it comes to the potential growth opportunies.

  • Bachelor degree or Master Electrical Engineering or similar;
  • Minimum 3-5 years of relevant work experience;
  • Minimum 2 years work experience in a high-tech safety critical industry and with design controls and process validation;
  • Fluent English language skills. Knowledge from the German Language is highly appreciated as well;
  • Experience with design verification and validation activities, assessing quality and compliance impact on products for design and process changes;
  • Knowledge of production processes including small parts assembly, assembly of electronic components, electrical testing and packaging;
  • Understanding high-speed signals physical limitations and signal integrity;
  • Must be able to work effectively with different people inside and outside the company in multiple functions in a dynamic / multi-task fast growing environment.


  • Salary indication based on experience and capacity;
  • Laptop and phone;
  • TKH will contribute to the retirement fund of employees.

Jip Steenbrink

+316 158 539 67