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Team Lead

Requisition Number: n/a

Region: Europe
Country: The Netherlands
City: Hillegom


The Team Lead can support the coordination of the production teams in order to maximize production output within the PMNL (Phillips Medisize Netherlands) organization. The Team Lead is part of the Operations department and will report to the Production Manager. If needed the Team Lead is being replaced by another Team Lead.

Key Responsibilities for the Team Lead are:


Leadership & Production strategy

  •  Lead production teams to achieve production targets.
  • Organize on-the-job training for their team in order to a multi-disciplinary team.
  • Organize performance appraisals for production teams and set performance targets in collaboration with Production Manager.


  • Focus on continuous improvement and raise opportunities to improve production processes.
  • Challenge production Operators to drive innovation. 
  • Identify potential risks which impact total supply chain and organize mitigation actions.
  • Escalate to Production Manager when supply chain is impacted.

Production Area 

  • Focus on clean and orderly organized production areas.


  • Flawless execution of quality documentation.
  • Report non-conformities and organize first line corrections in collaboration with Quality Department.
  • Support all audits. 


  • Internal: Operations Manager, Production Manager, Line Engineers, Operators, Technicians, HR Manager.
  • External: Recruitment agencies.


Qualifications - Education & Experience

Knowledge, Skills and Experience:

  • MBO+ (work-/think level) in mechanical engineering.
  • Leading Teams program / Leadership training.
  • Advanced Injection Molding / Plastics and Automation knowledge.
  • Basic Lean principles.
  • Solid knowledge of QMS and ISO 13485.
  • Team Leadership. 
  • Quality focus.
  • Planning & organizing.
  • Driving results and Progress monitoring.
  • Coping with stress.
  • Intermediate computer skills (Office).
  • English oral and written intermediate Level B1.
  • Communication and Teambuilding skills.
  • At least 5 years in a production environment, preferably in a coordinating or leadership role.
  • Experience in medical and diagnostic devices branch is a pre.

Qualifications - Skills & Competencies


A challenging job in the medical device industry in a fast changing environment.

 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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