Sustaining Engineer 3D Print

  • Aanbod €50.000 - €60.000
  • Functiegroep Manufacturing
  • Dienstverband Fulltime
  • Vacaturenummer VAC-10000890
  • Locatie Best
  • Contract Via YER
  • Branche Engineering, Manufacturing, Industrial

Over deze vacature

Sustaining Engineer

Vacancy has been opened for Imaging Components, within modality 3D printing (tungsten powder) of GRIDS. Grid is a part that eliminates scattered radiation within the imaging chain of an CT system.

Following elements are the main activities of the job:

• New Product Introduction, introduction of new 3D printers, EDM machines, measurement process and associated aid tooling.

• Writing work instructions and train operators

• First Past Field improvements, data driven.

• Support production in case of unknown issues and ensure continuity of the manufacturing process.

Necessary skills are:

• General Engineering knowledge

• Executed New Product Introduction

• At least 3 years relevant experience


You are responsible for:

• Writing work instructions, monitor/maintain devices and tooling, instruct employees, implement and maintain production processes.

• Defect On Arrival (DEFOA) /Missing On Arrival (MOA) Root cause analysis, creating and implementing structural solutions.

• 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.

• Preparation and introduction of product changes through Life Cycle Management/Business and New Product Introductions within production / systems.

• Participates as an expert in audits

• Give support and set up New Product Introductions.

• Execute Process Validation

• Providing input for the Manufacturing Engineer, to create a better way of working. After release for volume production the Sustaining Engineer is accountable for improvements.

• Analysis of performance data with respect to products and processes (Six-sigma, SPC)

• Give input and maintain the New Product Introductions project planning.

• Perform preparation activities on trial/prototype production within New Product Introduction-processes

• Defines and leads 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.


You will be employed by YER and seconded to Philips. Our benefits are very competitive and designed around your preferences:

  • A competitive salary depending on experience
  • Chance to become a direct Philips employee after secondment period
  • Extensive set of tools to drive your career, such as a personal development budget, training and coaching
  • Healthy work-life balance
  • To work in a dynamic and driven team in which you can grow and gain experience in a multinational environment
  • Working for a world player can help you to further your career


  • • Typical bachelor in 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.
  • • Comprehension skills and ability to analyse and summarise.
  • • A result driven and quality driven approach.
  • • Personal & communication skills (Dutch & English).