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Operations Engineer - FEI Electron Optics B.V.

Eindhoven Engineering High Tech HBO Temp-to-perm
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Are you an engineer with a hands-on mindset that would like to troubleshoot and optimize production processes of high-tech systems?

In the position of operations engineer your main task is to achieve an efficient production process with the highest possible quality and efficiency for our Desktop Scanning Electron Microscopes (SEM) within the Materials and Structural Analysis Division (MSD).

As a Manufacturing Engineer at Thermo Fisher Scientific you will be part of a passionate and hardworking Operations team in Eindhoven to support our contract manufacturer for DTS. Your challenge is to support the production process of our Desktop SEM business, which delivers compact systems, designed with low-cost solutions that approach the capabilities of high-end systems for a broad range of customers and applications. The impact of your work is visible, and you will actively contribute to the latest breakthroughs in science!

What will you do?

  • Prepare production processes
  • Create and maintain production work instructions and determine process specifications
  • Setup training, coordinate and train Production Engineers to build and test next generation products.
  • Develop sophisticated troubleshooting, install and repair procedures.
  • Apply trouble shooting and provide technical support to the factory
  • You know all details of functionality of the system. Submit or implement engineering changes to improve the product and process
  • On daily basis you work in close collaboration with Production Engineers, Production Management, R&D and Supplier (Contract Manufacturer)
  • Proven track record to plan and resolve issues that involve gaining collaboration of different functional teams without damaging relationships
  • Acts as an advisor to peers and project resources to meet schedules and resolve technical problems
  • Get results, even under difficult situation and is creative to find alternative ways when needed
  • Lead technical conflicts and/or escalations and adequately drive to a solution

Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (NYSE: TMO) is the world leader in serving science, with annual revenue of approximately $40 billion. Our Mission is to enable our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer.

Whether our customers are accelerating life sciences research, solving complex analytical challenges, increasing productivity in their laboratories, improving patient health through diagnostics or the development and manufacture of life-changing therapies, we are here to support them. Our global team of more than 100,000 colleagues delivers an unrivaled combination of innovative technologies, purchasing convenience and pharmaceutical services through our industry-leading brands, including Thermo Scientific, Applied Biosystems, Invitrogen, Fisher Scientific, Unity Lab Services, Patheon and PPD.

Enables customers to find meaningful answers to questions that accelerate breakthrough discoveries, increase efficiency, and ultimately change the world. We craft, manufacture, and support the broadest range of high performance microscopy and spectroscopy workflows that provide images and answers in the micro-, nano-, and picometer scales. Combining hardware and software expertise in electron, ion, and light microscopy with deep application knowledge in the materials science, life sciences, electronics, and natural resources markets, the worldwide team of 5500 people are committed to customers' pursuit of discovery and resolution to global challenges.

Key features of Phenom Desktop SEM products are available via following links:

  • Video Phenom Pharos Desktop FEG-SEM
  • Specification Phenom Pharos G2 Desktop FEG-SEM
  • Specification Phenom XL G2 Desktop SEM

YER Technology offers you the possibility to join as Engineering Professional and to combine challenging assignments with extensive application and career guidance. The following conditions are applicable:

  • Attractive salary according to the standards of our clients
  • 25 holidays per year and the option to buy more holidays
  • A temporary or permanent contract with YER
  • The possibility to join (y)our client directly after one year
  • Travel expense reimbursement
  • Good pension scheme according to STIPP
  • Every hour of overtime will be compensated
  • Open and transparent communication with your personal consultant
  • Free Dutch classes
  • Personal career coaching from our occupational psychologists
  • Broad technical and softs skills training opportunities
  • A Service Desk ready to answer all your practical questions
  • At minimum: Bachelor’s degree in (Mechatronics) Engineering or Physics is required
  • At least 5 years of experience in high tech industry and working in cleanroom environment
  • Experience in high-tech industry manufacturing environment with knowledge in technical field
  • Knowledge and/or experience with electron microscopy is a huge plus
  • Broad affinity and working experience with physics, mechanics, electronics and software
  • Process oriented and focused on continuous improvements
  • Excellent communication & interpersonal skills, both internally and with suppliers
  • Excellent English language skills (verbal and in writing
  • Excellent problem-solving skills, Statistical Engineering experience would be highly beneficial
  • A collaborative team-player with hands-on and can-do mentality
  • Living near Eindhoven is a requirement.

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