Philips New Product Introduction Projects Engineer in Glemsford, United Kingdom


In this role, you have the opportunity to lead Engineering content for New Product Introduction Projects for our world-class Avent manufacturing site.

You are responsible for

  • Leading Engineering content for large Value Stream improvement projects, acting as the single point of contact to the NPI Program Manager

  • Working with the Value Stream, specify and source new equipment

  • Calculating CAPEX requirements for projects, budgetary control and reporting

  • Create detailed project plans with milestones and deliverables. Working cross functionally to secure the correct resource/technical support to deliver an on time, on budget project

  • Identifying risks to project execution, identifying and managing project dependencies and critical path activities. Presenting leadership with detailed project and risk mitigation.

  • Conducting project verifications and validations as well as pFMEA reviews

You are a part of a matrixed team of 5 high-performing individuals.

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

  • Tried-and-tested project management experience within engineering

  • Experience with budgeting for CAPEX projects and supplier selection

  • A deep understanding of LEAN Manufacturing and Six Sigma principles

  • Design for Manufacturability experience

  • Injection Moulding experience is a huge advantage

  • CAD skills are a plus

  • PMP / Prince2 qualifications are also a huge advantage

  • An excellent ability to present and communicate information to management, peers, suppliers, and customers

In return, we offer you

  • A competitive salary

  • Access to private healthcare insurance and other flexible benefits

  • 25 days holiday allowance from the beginning, plus bank holidays

  • Learning and Development opportunities through our Philips University

  • Family-friendly policies which offer enhanced maternity and paternity schemes

  • The Philips Employee Shop which allows employees to buy Philips products at discounted prices

  • Regular activities that promote health and well-being

  • An Employee Assistance Program is available for all Philips employees and their families. As well as being a confidential support line, it also offers practical financial and life management advice 24 /7 and is completely confidential

We also believe that we are at our best as a company when you are at yours as a person. Thus, we offer competitive health benefits, a flexible work schedule and access to local well-being focused activities. Furthermore, Philips University is available to all employees for learning and development opportunities.

Why should you join Philips?

Working at Philips is more than a job. It’s a calling to create a healthier society through meaningful work, focused on improving 3 billion lives a year by delivering innovative solutions across the health continuum. Our people experience a variety of unexpected moments when their lives and careers come together in meaningful ways.

To find out more about what it’s like working for Philips at a personal level, visit the Working at Philips page on our career website. Once there, you can also learn about our recruitment process, or find answers to some of the frequently asked questions.

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Equal opportunities

Philips are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.

Should you require any reasonable adjustments to enable your participation in the interview process, please advise us of this upon application.

Recruitment agencies : we are fortunate enough to receive lots of fantastic applications for our brand, however when we use agencies we have a PSL in place so please do not contact hiring managers or the recruitment team directly. Unfortunately we are not able to respond to you and cannot accept speculative CV’s as way of introduction.