Philips Field Service Engineer in Cairo, Egypt

field service support

Philips is a world leading health technology company with a vision to make life better for people worldwide through meaningful innovation. Making good on this promise depends on our passionate, inspirational, collaborative and diverse team. We have over 80,000+ brilliant people around the world but are always looking for more. Like-minded, motivated, focused minds to join us in creating a healthier, more connected society while transforming themselves personally and professionally.

Philips Africa comprises all 54 countries of Africa, from the Cape to Cairo, and from the Atlantic to the Indian Ocean. Philips Africa is headquartered in Johannesburg, South Africa and it has a direct presence in four other African countries, in the cities of Accra, Casablanca, Cairo and Nairobi.

Currently we have an opportunity for a dynamic Field Service Engineer to join our Customer Service Market Operations team in Cairo, Egypt. In this role you will be maintaining and installing professionally full range of Healthcare equipment ( modalities: X-rays, Cath Labs) and maximizing customer satisfaction. You will be reporting to the Services Delivery Manager or the Team Lead Field Services.

In this role you are responsible for :

  • Installing Philips Healthcare (PH) equipment according standards with respect to quality and installation time as set by PH

  • Performing planned maintenance and equipment modifications within the scheduled time and to the quality standards set by PH

  • Performing corrective maintenance, supported when necessary by tier-2 support helpdesk

  • Demonstrating commitments to meet customer needs and requirements by ensuring all given quality standards

  • Submitting timely and accurate service data, job sheets, reports, expense claims, radiation film badges, field problem reports and other paperwork as assigned

  • Be aware of customer needs and potential commercial leads (Philips Lifecycle Solutions – PLS) through customer visits and provide feedback and recommendations to the management, relevant people within the organization

  • Supporting the District Customer Services & Operations Manager and the Customer Services Account Manager as appropriate with contract renewals etc.

  • Using company property with care to ensure optimal results with minimal operational costs

  • Keeping abreast of new technologies likely to affect PH range of products

  • Be a professional representative for PH with respect to customer problems, ensuring personal acceptability by the customer in appearance and behavior in accordance with PH policy and targets

  • Responsible for executing service events (maintenance & Installation) in compliance with applicable version of Business Unit (BU) / Business Line (BL) service manuals and relevant PH quality standard policies

  • Responsible for completeness and accuracy of service records with particular attention to test & inspection results

  • Responsible for adopting appropriate ESD control while servicing PH equipment

  • Responsible for using appropriate electronic measurement equipment in calibration controlled cycle

  • Responsible for reporting identified device safety issues according to applicable PH quality standard policy

  • Responsible for reporting customer feedback according to applicable quality standard policy and follow up relevant assigned quality & regulatory training in a timely manner

  • Channel Partner selection & renewal (within appointment & approval framework)

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

  • Degree level education or equivalent

  • Minimum 3-5 years of experience with DXR and Cath labs

  • Fluent in English, verbal and written in addition to local language

Our Offer:

At Philips, we are driven by our mission to improve the lives of 3 billion people per year by 2025, and every day we move closer to achieving our goal by creating cutting-edge solutions that lead to confident diagnosis, improved care, and increased quality of life for patients. Thanks to our employees who share our passion for improving lives, we are at the forefront of the Healthcare industry. We enable our employees to create a legacy in life through their work and support their development through people-centric learning, total rewards and personalized development planning programmes.

Employment Equity:

The Company’s approved Employment Equity Plan and Targets will be considered as part of the recruitment process. As an Equal Opportunities employer, we actively encourage and welcome people with various disabilities to apply. Only apply for this role if you are an Egyptian Citizen and have the legal right to work in Egypt.

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 at http://www.philips.com/b-dam/corporate/corporateblog/2016/PhilipsChronicDisease_5.jpg . Our people experience a variety of unexpected moments when their lives and careers come together in meaningful ways.

To find out more about what it’s like working for Philips at a personal level, visit the Working at Philips page at http://www.philips.com/a-w/careers/healthtech/working-at-philips/working-at-philips.html on our career website, where you can read stories from our employee blog at http://www.usa.philips.com/a-w/our-people/life-at-philips.html . Once there, you can also learn about our recruitment process at http://www.philips.com/a-w/careers/healthtech.html , or find answers to some of the frequently asked questions at http://www.philips.com/a-w/careers/healthtech/faq.html .