Technician - Defect Investigation (SECOND SHIFT)

Job Title

Technician - Defect Investigation (SECOND SHIFT)

Job Description

In this role, you have the opportunity to
Help support a high growth business that will help improve the lives of millions of people, while advancing Philips journey as a global leader in Health Technology. You will operate relatively autonomous within procedures, methods and techniques, as a Technician, while performing repetitive and non-repetitive assignments.

You are responsible for

  • Conducting failure investigations on less complex products, while performing the rework and repair.
  • Determining the troubleshooting approach from known solutions based upon technical knowledge.
  • Documenting investigations and rework properly in the SAP Quality Notification system.
  • Navigating through the Quality System to find appropriate procedures.
  • Effectively communicating with operators, fellow technicians, engineers and supervisors as required.
  • Being actively involved in the departments QCDSP system and addressing basic problems through QEKs and 5Ys.
  • Working independently while under supervision, following explicit verbal and written instructions while recognizing a need to complete assigned tasks and responsibilities in a timely manner.
  • Assisting in projects for development and continuous improvement as needed.
  • This is a second shift position (hours 2:45 PM to 10:45 PM)

You are a part of
The Philips Sleep & Respiratory Care (SRC) business, which exists to restore natural sleep and breathing. You will be part of the Manufacturing Operations team in the Murrysville, PA location.

To succeed in this role, you should have the following skills and experience
  • Associate degree (in Electrical Engineering - preferred) OR a minimum of 1.5 years of relevant experience
  • Experience conducting failure investigations on electrical or medical device products
  • General understanding of assigned product test stations and the ability to isolate minor to complex issues involving the test station and the product.
  • General ERP/MES experience (SAP a plus), with the ability to gather and provide data from SAP, open and close Quality Notifications (QN's), find documents and understand various fields related to QN's
  • Minimum computer skills with Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook.
  • Able to receive feedback from supervisors and peers for self-correction and improvement

In return, we offer you
Take initiative within cross-functional manufacturing groups, to educate on device data and drive the reduction in overall device failures.

Why should you join Philips?
Working at Philips is more than a job. It's a calling to create a healthier society through meaningful work, focused on improving 3 billion lives a year by delivering innovative solutions across the health continuum . Life at Philips is an opportunity for personal and professional growth. And a journey into the unexpected; our people often experience moments when their lives and careers come together in meaningful ways.

In addition to being purpose-driven, at Philips, we deeply believe in equality and that our people should be a reflection of the society and countries in which we operate. So we value our people in all aspects of diversity, whether generational, gender, experience, ethnicity, race, sexual orientation, ability, nationality, or other aspects. We believe that a flexible and inclusive culture invites a full spectrum of ideas, opinions, and experiences into the decision-making, and strive to create it wherever possible.

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