• Drachten
  • 40 uur
  • HBO
solliciteer via YACHT

Tooling Engineer

  • 29 maart 2018
  • Drachten
  • 40 uur
  • HBO


  • 29 maart 2018
  • vacaturenummer: 9051686

Your challenge 
Together with a project team, the Tool Engineer specifies and implements production systems for mass manufacturing and as technical specialist. The Tool Engineer is responsible for the process and tool. Has skills to assemble and de-assemble high complexity tools. Problem solving when process and tool are deviating. Takes care that production systems are performing against product and production requirements. Embraces the lean philosophy in daily work. 

Your responsibilities 
Your main responsibilities as Tool Engineer NPI (New Product Introduction) are: 

  • Generate innovative design solutions of tools 
  • Can evaluate concept designs of tools based on process and product requirements 
  • Can specify and make quotations of design and tool
  • Debugging/problem solving of tools 
  • Perform testing with tool and equipment 
  • Makes analysis of created data 
  • Write maintenance instruction for the tools 
  • Train operators and maintenance engineers 
  • Support production in case of malfunction of processes and tools 
Your team 
NPI develops & realizes world class industrialization solutions with passion for Shavers, Grooming and other CL products. NPI plans and implements integral architecture for product, process and supply chain to improve cost agility, time to volume & sustainability. NPI develops partnerships (Turn Key suppliers) to speed up innovation and use their knowledge & state of the art technologies resulting in fast & smooth product launches. 


We are looking for

  • Bachelor Degree in Mechanics technology 
  • Experience in the field of design and tools 
  • Experience with design methods 
  • Six Sigma Trained (Green Belt) 
  • Excellent analytical and conceptual skills 
  • Decisive, result driven and creative team player 
  • Can work autonomously and in teams 


Yacht will boost your career through personal and technical growth. We’ll support you by offering a personal coach and the possibility to follow courses and training via our highly recommended Yacht Academy. We’ll offer interesting benefits and a market conform salary. You’ll become member of the team of professionals who share your education, ambitions and your competencies. This will enable you to interact with your colleagues from Yacht in your own technology language! You’ll become a member of the yacht network, which stretches the high tech industry. You will be challenged by your peers. As a result you’ll be able to keep your knowledge and skills up-to-date!


Royal Philips of the Netherlands is a diversified technology company focused on improving people’s lives through meaningful innovation in the areas of Healthcare, Consumer Lifestyle and Lighting. The company is a leader in cardiac care, acute care and home healthcare, energy efficient lighting solutions and new lighting applications, as well as male shaving and grooming and oral healthcare.

Within Philips Consumer Lifestyle in Drachten you’ll find two of the largest innovation sites of Philips globally. With over 2.000 colleagues from over 35 different nationalities, it’s an inspiring environment to work in.


Voor meer informatie neem je contact op met Elske Jager via telefoonnummer 06-38328799

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Deze vacature wordt via YACHT aangeboden. Het solliciteren en verdere contact verloopt via YACHT.