Manufacturing and equipment engineer

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Michael Bailey Associates - Eindhoven
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Is it your strength to define crystal clear production processes and do you want to be involved in the pilot- and proto phase? Do you understand processes and people behavior in complex manufacturing environments? Are you able to influence product design and drive our clients machine availability, reliability, cycle time and play a leading role in the reduction cost client? Then the job of Manufacturing Engineer might be just the one for you!

Job Mission

In this job you will focus on three main goals. First is to design, maintain, and optimize production processes, and to adapt the processes to changed output requirements. Second, you will develop and apply methods of measuring the performance of the production process. Third you will contribute to new product optimization for in-field-servicing.

Job Description

Your activities will be, among others, as follows:

  • Analyze the production and customer process within an subsystem; point out structural problems and bottlenecks, work out suggestions for improvements and initiate their implementation, often in close cooperation with the surrounded departments as Development, Supply Chain and Customer Support;
  • Contribute to the rapid solution for complex faults and take the necessary initiatives and practical decisions;
  • Bring your knowledge to bear on (new) product development projects, in order to foresee production problems in the design phase and in order to improve the manufacturability and serviceability of the product and test design;
  • You will lay down operating instructions, process flow charts, routings, process parameters and indicators.


MSc degree in Technical Engineering. Our preference goes out to MSc degree. Technical Engineering, such as: Physics/Mechanical Engineering/Mechatronics/Electrical Engineering.


  • Team player with excellent communication and writing skills in English;
  • Customer focus;
  • Committed and flexible attitude are key;
  • Experience in the field of Manufacturing Engineering and quality methodology such as statistical process control and FMEA is an advantage;
  • Experience in a production environment with high tech products and complex production processes is an advantage;
  • Graduates with relevant internship experience are welcome to apply;
  • Our preference goes out for experienced candidates with at least 3 years of relevant industrial work experience.

Personal skills

  • Broad technical and business interest;
  • Strong analytical mind and abstract thinker;
  • Eager, get-on and do it mentality;
  • Active, plenty of initiative;

Context of the position

Within our client, the sector Development & Engineering is responsible for the specification, design and engineering, integration and qualification of the products. In this sector, departments with

Michael Bailey International is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.