Senior Molding Engineer

  • Aanbod € 35,000 - € 60,000
  • Functiegroep Engineering
  • Dienstverband Fulltime
  • Vacaturenummer 7978600
  • Locatie Drachten
  • Contract Detachering via YER
  • Branche Consumer Goods

Over deze vacature

For Philips Drachten we are recruiting for a (senior) Molding Engineer.



  • Execute DFM analyses, make DFM reports and analyse DFM reports
  • Making moldflow analyses and understanding of mold constructions, knowledge on mold cost drivers
  • Able to do molding trials and understanding of injection molding process trouble shooting and process investigations
  • Make functional mold and functional molding specifications
  • Estimate mold prices and cycle times of injection molding process
  • Manage ordering, realization and release of new molds


With a growing presence in cardiology, oncology, and women's health, Philips operates in the areas of Imaging Systems, Patient Care & Clinical Informatics, Home Healthcare and Customer Services. Philips combines its clinical expertise and human insights to create innovative solutions across the continuum of care, in partnership with clinicians and our customers, to provide better value and expand access to care for millions. Our teams are working hard every day to improve patient outcomes all the way from disease prevention and screening to diagnosis, treatment, therapy monitoring, and disease management. Irrespective of whether the care cycle takes the patient from doctor's office to hospital or hospital to home, or simply from one medical department to another, Philips Healthcare's unique medical solutions are designed to optimize the quality and flow of patient information and clinical decision making.


You will be working with a team of international colleagues in which you can be sure of a healthy work-life balance. We will also reward your effort and achievements with an attractive salary and fringe benefits. You will be employed by YER and seconded to Philips. A quick summary of our terms of employment:

  • Fixed, competitive fixed salary commensurate with knowledge and experience
  • Travel expense reimbursement
  • Good pension scheme
  • Overtime will be compensated in payment of wages or time-for-time
  • Continuous challenging projects in the technology sector
  • Intensive and personal guidance
  • Opportunity to participate in a personal coaching programme
  • Inspiring master classes
  • Specialised training courses or a complete training programme


  • Minimum of 5 years' relevant working experience in plastic part making, preferably in mass production environment for consumer product
  • BSc Mechanical Engineering with additional training plastic part making


  • Good communication skills in Dutch and English
  • Able to work alone as well as in teams
  • Able to present to management as well as operators
  • Able to think in scenarios
  • Challenging attitude when needed