Sustaining Engineer

Best - Noord Brabant - Netherlands - Industry - High Tech - Operations & Maintenance - Professional Bachelor

Are you a starter or do you have 2-5 years work experience in a technical job? Do you want to improve production processes? Do you want to work in a challenging environment at Philips? Apply for this role!

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Daniëlle de Goeij, Account manager

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About this role

As a Sustaining Engineer you are responsible for giving support, improve and maintain the production process within the Sustaining Engineering Department Factory Best. Your primary focus will be data-analysis. You are also responsible for writing and maintaining work instructions for manufacturing processes.

You are responsible for giving support to Manufacturing New Product Introductions, providing input for the Manufacturing Engineer, creating a better way of working, after RFVD the Sustaining Engineer is accountable for improvements, analysis of performance data with respect to products and processes (Six-sigma, SPC) and giving input and maintain the NPI project planning.
You are also responsible for DEFOA/MOA Root cause analysis, creating and implementing structural solutions, performing preparation activities on trial/prototype production within NPI-processes, writing work instructions, monitoring/maintaining devices and tooling, instruct employees, implementing and maintaining production processes.

You also define and lead improvement projects for the assigned unit, to improve efficiency, product quality and test section (Green Belt), investigation and escalation of Production issues/complaints, if needed together with development, providing structural solutions by initiating amendments like problem reports (PR) and/or 8D forms, minimum disturbances (max.Yield) within production in cooperation with teamleads, troubleshooters and development and preparation and introduction of product changes through Life Cycle Management/Business within production / systems.

You are part of Factory Best, one of the largest Operations sites in Health Systems. You are part of Sustaining Engineering, a team which is responsible for processes within IGT/MR/SP&R/IC/RS. You will be working closely with the manufacturing and development department.

About you

To succeed in this role, you should have the following skills and experience:

  • Bachelor in electronics or mechatronics
  • Experience with project management, quality management and quality systems
  • Preferably experience in the medical industry (ISO 9001, 13485, FDA requirements, audit planning and execution, FMEA, 8D, etc.)
  • Experience within Manufacturing or Engineering with high tech medical devices.
    Preferably Green Belt or Lean certified.
    Six sigma / SPC
  • Comprehension skills and ability to analyse and summarise
  • A result driven and quality driven approach
  • Personal & communication skills (Dutch & English)

What we offer

Being intermediated by Brunel means that you are contracted by Brunel. Not only you will have a contract, you will as well be assured of a great career! Our primary and secondary terms of work are excellent. A few examples are price reductions at CZ Health Insurance, bonus opportunities and standard 26 days off. Brunel Engineering intermediates both junior and senior engineers within the industry for over 30 years now. Our clients vary from multinationals to local companies. Together we will find the job which meets your wishes.

About us

Brunel has a large network of high tech organizations, especially in the Brainport Area. Depending on your own ambitions and preferences we'll always be able to find the right project for you. One of my focus clients, for example, is a leading and international organization in the development, production and sales of high end lithography systems for the semiconductor industry. Worldwide they have over 10.000 employees who all share the same passion for technology with a customer focus.


  • Vacancy number: PUB208449
  • Location: Best
  • Market: Industry
  • hours per week: 40
  • Branche: High Tech
  • Education level: Professional Bachelor
  • Area of Expertise: Operations & Maintenance
  • Closing date: Monday, June 3, 2019
Apply now

Feel free to contact


Daniëlle de Goeij

Account manager Brunel Netherlands Eindhoven

+31 40 257 8229

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