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Assembly Process Engineer

Requisition Number: N/A

Region: Europe
Country: The Netherlands
City: Hillegom


This is a full-time position based in our Hillegom offices in The Netherlands!

Develop and improve efficient product manufacturing methods and processes that fully fit both customer and company business needs. Role may have a focus on Moulding, automation or packaging.


• Implement new production processes and projects
• Provide technical support and knowledge of complex manufacturing primary and secondary processes and packaging requirements
• Assess process or product reliability
• Conceptualize and sketch process and product improvements
• Coordinate development and fabrication of equipment
• Train operators, assemblers and inspectors on process and inspection techniques
• Validation of newly introduced systems
• Support the development of product verification test requirements and capabilities, including test methods, protocols and reports to ensure product quality and conformance to specifications 
• Represent Pre-Production department in process and quality improvement initiatives such as SOP (standard operating procedure) creation
• Comply with all GMP and ISO requirements

Process and Product Transfer:

• Manage and monitor day-to-day project documentation 
• Identify required capabilities and resources in support of the project scope and deliverables
• Participate in development in the area of project management, product development, process development and tooling 
• Participate in (CMO) design review sessions 
• Develop and improves the effectiveness of projects and processes under his/her responsibility 
• Deport project status to Design Assurance Manager and Project Manager

Project Management:

• Work under guidance of the Program Manager
• Manage project scope and drives projects through to manufacturing stage
• Work within agreed time-scales and budgets
• Read, interpret and revise process master batch records and product blueprints including documentation
• Deliver presentations to apprise management of project status


• Develop dedicated product manufacturing methods and processes 
• Contribute to the development of new products, using process expertise 
• Evaluate, improve and enhance product manufacturing processes 
• Equipment design


• All Phillips-Medisize production, pre-production and quality departments 
• Phillips-Medisize customers and suppliers

Qualifications - Education & Experience

• Polytechnic Bachelor degree in technical engineering 
• Proven track record in development and improvement of efficient product manufacturing methods and processes
• A strong understanding of GMP and ISO regulations 
• Demonstrable understanding of the scientific approach to manufacturing process development, optimization and problem solving
• Design of experiments / 8D etc.
• Demonstrable experience in undertaking product transfer from NPI into manufacture, ensuring all stakeholders are engaged in the activity 
• Five to Seven Years of Industry related experience 
• Proven track record in the medical device/ CMO industry with focus in process development and engineering support for the introduction of new products

Qualifications - Skills & Competencies

• Accomplished abilities in the area of training and implementing lean manufacturing principles, generating tangible savings and providing customer satisfaction in quality and delivery 
• Ability to function well in a team environment 
• Strong oral and written communication skills  
• Interface well/cross functionally
• Ability to function well in a team environment  
• Capable of using good reason and judgment to make and defend recommendations 
• Superior analytical skills and computer skills 
• English language proficiency on C1 (advanced level) language skills 


If you are interested in this position, please send your CV and application to Heleen Stork - Corporate Recruiter, EU.





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