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Manufacturing 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!

Provide technical leadership during projects in support of manufacturing in the effort to ensure optimum engineering of projects/programs to meet customer and manufacturing requirement.

Quality and Design Assurance -

• Actively participate in continuous improvement corrective action to deliver customer satisfaction/business systems improvements
• Follow applicable safety, quality, and environmental programs, policies, and procedures

Health and Safety -

• Keep work area clean
• Report incidents and injuries to team leader/manager immediately
• Recognize close-call incidents and safety hazards and take action to eliminate them
• Use equipment properly and follow the safety features/operating procedures
• Wear applicable personal protective equipment

Leadership -

• Functions as a liaison with project engineering, manufacturing, and the customer regarding the implementation of programs, both molding, secondary operations, and assembly
• Coordinate, direct, and lead engineering efforts to ensure optimum engineering of projects/programs to meet customer and manufacturing requirements
• Facilitate and support facility and manufacturing safety, environmental, and ergonomics efforts
• Create and monitor project timelines

Customer and Supplier Relations -

• Facilitate communication between customer, sales, engineering functions, outside vendors, manufacturing, and multi-divisional groups
• Interface with customers & suppliers on a regular basis to communicate project progress and resolve issues

Development -

• Implement technical solutions to meet customer and Phillips Plastics cost, quality, and delivery expectations 
• Provide technical support/solutions to manufacturing processes, manage to establish yield and throughput, and drive for cost reduction and optimal quality 

Finance and Reporting -

• Maintain cost control and profitability through interaction with the accounting group, Project Manager, sales, and our customers

Communication -


• Frequent communication with RoEU Engineering Manager, Project Managers, Business Development Managers and Principal Proposal Developer/Cost Estimator 
• Regular communication with Engineering Manager(s), Tooling and Automation Managers, CZ Plant management and Production organization


• Regular meetings with Product Development, Project Management and Design, and Product Development organizations of customers
• Tooling & automation suppliers as well as technology suppliers for these areas

Qualifications - Education & Experience

• B.S. degree in engineering field with 7-10 years of related experience, OR 11-15 years of directly related experience and education (no bachelors degree)
• Strong and diverse technical injection molding tooling, materials, manufacturing, quality, and product design skills  

Qualifications - Skills & Competencies

• Ability to manage multiple large-scale projects
• Ability to accurately quote design, tools/equipment, and parts
• Ability to develop and meet project schedules, along with contingency plans
• Ability to lead others.
• Responsibility may include direct supervision of technicians and mentoring/leading engineers
• Ability to use CAD to determine if tooling, equipment and part designs meet requirements
• Demonstrated superior communication, teamwork and organizational skills
• English language proficiency at CEFR C1 level
• Demonstrated ability to develop and meet financial goals
• Demonstrated ability to identify and develop future account needs
• Demonstrated ability to think out of the box and recommend options
• Demonstrated broad understanding of capabilities and technologies of other PM EU facilities, suppliers, and customers 


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





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