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Metrology Manager

Requisition Number: n/a

Region: Europe
Country: The Netherlands
City: Hillegom


Metrology Manager

A full time
position based in our Hillegom offices
in The Netherlands  



The Metrology Manager will ensure a permanent
state of quality compliance and optimized customer service level of the PMNL
Metrology organization.


Lead and/or participate in (quality
improvement) projects


Translate company goals into
department goals and execute appraisal cycle


Work together with the
pre-production and production department peers to develop and execute
(mid-term) strategies and process improvement


Key Responsibilities for the Metrology Manager are:


Quality & Regulatory Affairs:


Deliver accurate results related
to (Dimensional) Metrology activities for both Production and
Pre-Production on tactical and operational level


Generate, review and authorize
Metrology/Quality related documents


Investigate deviations/Out of
specifications and NCR’s (non-conformances) by determining the root cause
and implementing corrective and preventive actions


Analyze data concerning
production, processes and the quality management system and propose


Ensure correct state of
equipment (maintenance, replacement, investments and CAPEX handling);


Coordinate Validation related


Execute internal and external audits including reports


and supplier relations:


On request accompany Customer and
Regulatory Body Auditors


Participate and support customer visits,
programs, and audits


Develop and maintain effective working
relationship with suppliers




Act as a strong manager both with
direct reports, as well as the peer-group and quality team


Show professional can-do attitude
towards the internal as well as the external organization and develop direct
reports into the same direction


Bring flexibility to the team and
strengthen capabilities by cross-training activities


Energize and connect the team both
internally and externally.




Development of inspection plans for measuring
equipment including Calypso software (more 
senior Metrology Engineer task)


Participate in (quality) improvement projects


Act with Courage and Candor


Resilience capabilities

and external communications:


All departments within Phillips-Medisize as they relate to test


Customer, Suppliers





Qualifications - Education & Experience

Knowledge, Skills and Experience:

·       Bachelor or equivalent by experience/training Experience in CMO plastics industry with international customers is preferred

·       Sound knowledge of metrology processes and equipment

·       Understanding of Quality Management Systems in general and metrology specific (e.g. ISO13485 ISO 2859, ISO 3951, GAMP 5)

·       Good Manufacturing Practices

·       Lean and Six Sigma is beneficial

·       Statistical Techniques

·       Effective communication skills 

·       Manage multiple tasks and challenges

·       Execute tasks with high accuracy and reliability

·       Able to set priorities

·       Customer focused

·       Execute RCA and Risk management assessments

·       Proficient computer skills

·       Able to think in solutions, social and communication skills

·       Statistical Software applications 

·       English proficiency at CEFR B2 level

·       Mastering Dutch language 

·       3+ years’ experience in Quality Healthcare and/or similar regulated Industry



Qualifications - Skills & Competencies

Are you interested in this position and based in The Netherlands? Please send your CV and application to Heleen Stork, Corporate Recruiter EU. E-mail:


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