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Sustaining Engineer

Posted May 17, 2023
Project ID: PHILJP00025832.1
Best, Hybrid
40 hrs/week
1 year
Starts: Jun 1, 2023
Ends: May 31, 2024
Payrate range
2500 - 3800 €/month

Sustaining Engineer (Contract)

Location: Best

Duration: 12 months (with possible extension and/or Philips transfer in time)

Hours/week: 40

Budget range: €2.500 - 3.800 per month

In this role, you will have the opportunity to: Make life better!

Looking at the challenges the world is facing today Philips’ purpose has never been more relevant. So whatever your role, if you share our passion for helping others, you’ll be working towards creating a better and fairer future for all.

When you choose to work at Philips you’ll work on life-changing projects; and contribute to innovative health technologies and solutions that improve billions of lives around the world.

You will be responsible for:

Maintenance is about the improvement of products, processes, and machinery of the Production Unit (PU) in yields, efficiency, quality and logistics performance, making a guaranteed stable production possible.

Maintenance Engineer is responsible for Planning, Scheduling and Executing different maintenance and process activities. Also, to perform troubleshooting activities within a factory. This means the way in which physical assets perform together with the method of setting and adjusting the processes.

This position is more focusing on the repairs itself. Making sure that we have a documented repair process, maintenance schedules, etc.

  • Development of Repair processes and procedures, and training on each

  • Maintenance and training records requirements and compliance

  • Equipment repairs as needed

  • Incoming Inspection procedure

  • Problem solving related to daily repair issues at the 3rd party in Poland.

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

You'll need a customer-first attitude and the following

  • BS in Engineering or equivalent Mfg Engineering experience

  • Strong engineering skills to translate specifications into repair procedures

  • Program management skills to build and deliver a long-term plan

  • Training skills to train a 3rd Party on complex technical procedures

  • Organizational skills to drive procedures for designing and delivering compliant equipment, and training thru process documentation

As a person you need to be/have:

  • Self starter

  • Able to operate independently.

  • Good communicator, verbally and in writing

  • Hands on attitude, especially making Quality decisions based on facts

  • Good problem identification, root cause analysis, and solution identification skills

  • Experience in Mfg or Repair of complex electro-mechanical products

You are a part of

You are part of Factory Best, one of the largest Medical Manufacturing Sites in Health Systems. You will be having colleagues located all over the world. 


Philips is a global leader in health technology, committed to improving billions of lives worldwide and striving to make the world healthier and more sustainable through innovation. Driven by the vision of a better tomorrow.

But it’s not just what we do, it’s who we are. We are 80,000, wonderfully unique individuals, with two things in common. An unwavering sense of purpose and a relentless determination to deliver on our customers’ needs. It’s what inspires us to create meaningful solutions – the kind that make a real difference – when it matters most.

The world and our customers’ needs are changing faster than ever before and while we are proud of what we do already, we know we can do more. That’s why we need you, to help us tackle increasingly complex challenges posed by ever evolving health and well-being needs.

In return, we offer you:

For this project, you’ll work for Philips and become a contract or permanent employee of YACHT (a Randstad company). As a contractor at Philips you'll enjoy cutting-edge challenges and unexpected experiences that make you a more in-demand professional.

Why work on a project at Philips?

If you’re looking for meaningful work and a chance to tackle complex challenges, broaden your skills and expertise and become an even more sought after professional, you’ll find all that and more with project work at Philips.

The Randstad companies are responsible for finding talent to provide services at Philips. If you are selected to provide services for Philips, you will be employed by Randstad and will not be an employee of Philips.

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