Industrial Engineer, Philips Healthcare, (Latham, NY.)


  • Latham, NY
  • Permanent
  • Full-time
  • 3 months ago
Job Title Industrial Engineer, Philips Healthcare, (Latham, NY.)

Job Description

You are responsible for:
  • The position of Industrial Engineer provides operational sustaining support and optimization associated with material and information flow within the Latham manufacturing operation.
  • Using a holistic knowledge of applied manufacturing processes, provides end-to-end solutions in support of business Safety, Quality, Delivery and Cost objectives.
  • A solid understanding of Enterprise Resource Planning systems (ERP) is required to connect operational best practices in harmony with business control systems and regulatory compliance requirements.
  • This position reports to the Sr Mgr, Operations Engineering, but will receive matrix guidance from Area Manufacturing Managers, Master Black Belts, Finance, Change Management Engineering and Systems Analysts.
  • The ability to convert Lean initiatives in to measureable results, while developing the strengths and engagement of shop floor personnel shall also be a measure of success.
To succeed in this role, you should have the following skills and experience:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering (industrial or similar) and 5 plus years of successful and progressive experience, or 10 plus years of progressive and demonstrated expertise in the abovementioned areas of application, preferably in a Lean environment.
  • Broad manufacturing process knowledge
  • Development and application of standard work and process documentation
  • Business information systems - SAP ERP & MRP
  • Ability to master Philips MES & PIL.
  • Barcoding and barcoding integration
  • Bill of Material Structure and product routing structures
  • Inventory management and distribution systems (Kanban)
  • Applicable software expertise Exceptional interpersonal skills and an effective communicator.
  • Possesses a strong working knowledge of Lean, including the underlying theories and concepts of modern manufacturing, based on Toyota Production Systems, and other global best practices.
  • Working knowledge of production, quality and product engineering.
  • Broad understanding of business systems, organizational culture and behaviors.
  • Working knowledge of environmental, health, safety and quality regulations.
US work authorization is a precondition of employment. The company will not consider candidates who require sponsorship for a work-authorized visa.


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