You are the future of manufacturing

At Jacobs Vehicle Systems®, the world’s leading manufacturer of heavy-duty diesel engine retarding systems and valve actuation mechanisms, manufacturing is alive and well…and engineering is breaking new ground every day. If you are looking for an opportunity to build a career, we invite you to take a look at what Jacobs can offer.

Careers at JVS: You are the future of manufacturing
JVS Career Opportunities

Current career opportunities

Do you want to be part of a world-class manufacturing and engineering team that is always pushing the boundaries of what commercial vehicles can do? Learn more about our current opportunities.


Are you in college and looking for a chance to learn more about manufacturing and engineering? Periodically, we have internship and co-op opportunities that offer hands on learning opportunities. Usually occurring over the summer months, our internships will provide a solid introductory understanding of how an engineering and manufacturing company operates. You will work on real projects with real impact for Jacobs. Our goal is to provide opportunities for you to grow and eventually start your post-college career at Jacobs.

JVS Internships

Our Values


We recognize the importance of each person and her or his contributions. We always speak and act courteously. We embrace our many cultures and celebrate what makes us unique as well as what we have in common.


We work cooperatively with both internal and external clients to find solutions that satisfy everyone involved. Knowing that we get better results when each of us has a voice, we seek and consider the needs, concerns, and opinions of our fellow team members.


We own our actions and the roles we play in keeping promises made to customers and each other. We recognize that the products we create are critical to those we serve and that our common success depends on each of us fulfilling our individual roles.


We strive for superior quality, emphasizing continuous improvement both professionally and personally. We develop, maintain and share our expertise and deliver products and services that exceed expectations.


We don’t give in; we always find a way. We come together to face every challenge with renewed energy and the expectation of success.