Equipment Engineer 1

Date: 1 Jun 2024

Location: Kulim, 02, MY

Company: Teleflex

Expected Travel: None

Requisition ID: 10095


About Teleflex Incorporated

Teleflex is a global provider of clinically effective medical technologies designed to improve the health and quality of people’s lives. We apply purpose driven innovation – a relentless pursuit of identifying unmet clinical needs – to benefit patients and healthcare providers. Our portfolio is diverse, with solutions in the fields of vascular and interventional access, interventional cardiology, surgical, anesthesia, cardiac care, interventional urology, urology, emergency medicine and respiratory care. Teleflex employees worldwide are united in the understanding that what we do every day makes a difference. For more information, please visit


Global Operations - Global Operations is a complex and diverse organization within the company which is responsible for product fulfilment to all our customers from end to end. We pride ourselves on being totally Customer Centric in our unrelenting focus on Improving Quality, Service and Value as perceived by our customers. Our employees are dedicated to the Global Operations Enterprise Excellence journey. Join a dynamic, growing team that offers healthcare providers an array of medical technology solutions that make a difference in patients’ lives.

Position Summary

The equipment engineer is responsible in ensuring safety, perform problem solving, prepared and forecast report on maintenance, monitoring machine, installing machine and maintain equipment or machine related documentations. The engineer will work with cross-functional value-stream teams. This is a hands-on role which requires on-site support and managing other employees

Principal Responsibilities

•    Ensure safety is always #1 and equipment is safe to be in operation 
•    Perform problem solving to develop corrective actions that initiate continuous improvement for machinery / equipment and process if necessary
•    Prepare and maintain machine / equipment description and forecast required repair and provide comprehensive report on maintenance activity, cost reduction plan, quality improvements.
•    Monitoring and control the machine / equipment spare parts performance and purchase to ensure the effectiveness and availability of the component.
•    Identify, Plan, Execute & Participate in development of machine / equipment procedures and instruction.
•    Ensure that all aspects of Engineering Dept. responsibilities meet written procedures and specified regulations.
•    Participate in cross functional activities for new projects as well as to coordinate on project transfer.
•    Responsible for installation of commissioning of new machine and equipment.
•    Plan and maintain the process documents as per Regulatory requirements.
•    Communicate issues affecting production efficiency and unplanned DT to manager
•    Assist the HOD/Engineer in managing the equipment’s tasks; establish specific maintenance procedures, inspection schedules and maintenance work schedules.
•    Ensuring effective and efficient technical support arrangements are in place to deal with any planned, unplanned it emergency work.
•    Work with QA, Facilities and Production teams to reply NCR on equipment, electrical or facilities related issues. Provide and implementation of correction and preventive actions to close the related NCR.
•    Responsible to organize and implement a comprehensive job to ensure that all machineries and electrical system are well maintained at all times.
•    Equipment safety and 6S is always maintained at the highest standards
•    Carry out other objectives as determined by Engineering Manager or Management.

Education / Experience Requirements

•    Degree Level: minimum 5 years working experience in manufacturing environment.
•    Diploma Level: minimum 10 years working experience in manufacturing environment
•    Degree in Mechatronic/Electrical/Mechanical Engineering OR
•    Diploma/SPM/SPVM/Certificate with 10 years working experience in manufacturing environment, preferably possess Competent Chargeman Certificate Level ‘B0/A0/A1/A4’ issued by Suruhanjaya Tenaga or Jabatan Bekalan Elektrik.

Specialized Skills / Other Requirements

•    Good interpersonal and communication skills. Must be able to communicate fluently (written and verbal) in English and Malay
•    Creative and progressive thinking is required to be a competent equipment engineer.
•    Good communication skills enable the engineer to exchange machinery ideas with managers
•    Able to carry out troubleshooting for machineries, equipment, mechanical, PLC, Robot and electrical failures and provide corrective actions.
•    Possess strong trouble shooting and analytical skills and able to work independently 
•    Effectively communicate and develop engineering technicians. Assess engineering technician skills, develop training plans and communicate personnel issues to manager.

Note: As with all positions, due to the dynamic nature of Teleflex Medical business, key responsibilities may evolve and change over time. 

Teleflex is an equal opportunities employer

Teleflex is the home of Arrow®, Deknatel®, Hudson RCI®, LMA®, Pilling®, Rüsch®, UroLift® and Weck® – trusted brands united by a common sense of purpose. Teleflex, the Teleflex logo, Arrow, Deknatel, Hudson RCI, LMA, Pilling, Rüsch, UroLift and Weck are trademarks or registered trademarks of Teleflex Incorporated or its affiliates, in the U.S. and/or other countries.