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Philips Chief/Senior Equipment Engineer in Singapore, Singapore


You are responsible for

Define Equipment Design

  • Define Total Manufacturing set up for PCP/Satellite projects taking into consideration technical details, flow of materials, integral production flow etc

  • Create & Evaluate new design concepts not presently available in DAP Singapore for complex modules, complicated equipment, complex production lines

  • Collaborate with production in proposing equipment by offering alternatives that best meet user requirements, technical aspects, ergonomics and is in accordance with SIP

  • Facilitate design concept review and selection for complex modules, complicated equipment, production lines and complicated lines

  • Make detailed designs and complete documentation

  • Initiate continuous improvement in equipment

Deliver/Supply Equipment

  • Evaluate and select supply option (MOB) for CoC and satellites (local plant/local suppliers)

  • Recommend, evaluate and influence decision making with consideration of total supply chain

  • Test and commission equipment (include performance figures)

  • Train production, maintenance

  • Manage equipment project (budgets, time, quality). Focus on reducing costs, decreasing lead times and improving quality

  • Deliver equipment exceeding user expectation by formal Equipment Transfer meeting

Coordinate Projects

  • Define Total Manufacturing Set-up for projects (PCP/Satellite)

  • Coordinate projects by following strictly to the Manufacturing Equipment Creation Procedure (MECP)

  • Make preliminary budgets for Capex application and sell salient points/feasibility studies/justification to relevant parties

  • Make detail equipment plan/schedule and discuss the plan with end user

  • Follow-up and update activities ensuring that the schedule is strictly followed. Proactively find solutions to potential problems that may affect the schedule

  • Manage project across SAP and satellites

  • Represent Equipment group in external contacts

Support Manufacturing and PCP

  • Participate as a member in improvement activities e.g. OIT, OG, Competence Clusters)

  • Lead cross functional OIT Team

  • Organize ad-hoc teams to resolve issues or improve processes

  • Collaborate in reviewing and optimizing product designs/manufacturing systems

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

  • Bachelor Degree in Mechanical/Manufacturing Engineering or equivalent

  • 10 years of equipment/manufacturing engineering experience, preferably from the consumer product/automation/ contract manufacturing industry.

  • Knowledge and experience of the following:

  • Total Production Management (TPM)

  • Risk Management: FMEA, Aspect & Impact, Hazard Identification and Risk Control.

  • CAD using solidworks, UG or similar

  • ISO 13485/ FDA requirements

  • Open to traveling to Batam factory weekly

In return, we offer you

A path towards your most rewarding career. Philips is growing its marketing capability enterprise wide. Succeeding in this market-based role in a complex environment will open many doors for your long term career, in other areas in Philips or otherwise. 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.

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 at . Our people experience a variety of unexpected moments when their lives and careers come together in meaningful ways.

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