Company information

  • Company name
    SKF B.V.
  • Industry

Facts & figures

  • Employees in the Netherlands
  • Employees worldwide
  • Number of academics in the Netherlands
  • Number of countries
  • Number of internships and/or graduation projects available

Event participation

  • Application Trainings
  • Presentation Days
  • In-house Days
  • Interview Days


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Company profile

A world of reliable rotation

SKF is the leading global supplier of products, solutions and services within rolling bearings, seals, mechatronics, services and lubrication systems. Services include technical support, maintenance services, condition monitoring and training.

The SKF Group
SKF was founded in 1907 and grew at a rapid rate to become a global company. As early as 1920, the company was well established in Europe, North and Latin America, Asia and Africa. Today, SKF is represented in more than 130 countries. The company has more than 100 manufacturing sites and also sales companies supported by about 15,000 distributor locations. SKF also has a widely used e-business marketplace and an efficient global distribution system.

Five technology platforms
SKF groups its technologies in five platforms: Bearings and units, Seals, Mechatronics, Services, and Lubrication Systems. By utilizing capabilities from all or some of the platforms, SKF develops tailor-made offers for each customer segment, helping customers improve performance, reduce energy use and lower total costs, while bringing increased added value to SKF.

Research and development
Technical development, quality and marketing have been in focus at SKF since the very start. The Group's efforts in research and development have resulted in numerous innovations, forming bases for new standards, products and solutions in the bearing world. In 2016, the number of patent applications was 191.

'BeyondZero' is a commitment, launched in 2005, stating that SKF is to realize business objectives in such a way that negative environmental impact is minimized, while positive impact is enhanced. BeyondZero goes beyond traditional practice of reducing negative impact by striving for an overall positive environmental impact. BeyondZero influences SKF's development of products and solutions.

Student profile

Start your journey with us if:
- You have an academic background in Engineering, Physics, Mathematics, Chemistry, ICT related subjects;
- You are curious and open minded;
- Your are a proactive teamplayer with personal drive;
- You have good communication skills and command of the English language.

Career opportunities

We offer you the opportunity to work in an innovative and well equipped professional environment, which is part of a large and successful company with and excellent reputation.
You will join a team of well-motivated colleagues and we have a lot of international contacts.
We offer you the possibility to have individual development plan and international training programs.
We look forward to supporting you to develop as a professional.
And, of course, our employment conditions are competitive.

Application procedure

For our current job opportunities, please have a look at our career page

You can also sent your open application in English to: