LAGUNA – Samsung Electro Mechanics Philippines Corporation (SEMPHIL) proudly inaugurates its new 5-storey building complex at its plant at the Calamba Premiere International Park in Batino, Calamba, Philippines, a testament to its commitment to employee well-being and continuous growth. This state-of-the-art facility, with a total area of 25,932 square meters, designed with the utmost care and attention, offers a range of amenities and features aimed at enhancing the overall experience and productivity of its workforce.
The unveiling of the new SEMPHIL Complex Building was held today, May 31, 2023 with SEMPHIL top executives in attendance led by SEMPHIL President Teddy Cho, with Component Division Leader Doo Young Kim, SEMPHIL Team Leaders Mr. Young Kwon Kim, Ms. Marge Martin and Mr. Jay Requiroso, and Samsung Core Council Chairman Mr. Kennedy Jarilla. Special guests who led the ribbon-cutting and building marker unveiling were DTI Sec. Alfredo Pascual and PEZA Director General Tereso Panga.
SEMPHIL has been in the Philippines for more than 25 years, manufacturing Multi-Layer Ceramic Capacitors (MLCC), Inductor, Tantalum and Chip Resistors which are commonly used in electronic gadgets. Expanding its production to meet the rising demand for IT and automotive components establishes SEMPHIL as one of the primary production sites of Samsung Electro-Mechanics, a global leader in electronics components production and manufacturing. Through the years, the multi-awarded company has contributed to economic growth in the Philippines and provided much needed jobs. It currently has a workforce of almost 7,000 employees.
One of the standout features of the new SEMPHIL building complex is the inclusion of an indoor stadium. The stadium provides a dedicated space for employees to engage in sports and physical activities, fostering a healthy and active lifestyle. With state-of-the-art facilities for basketball, table tennis, game room and other indoor sports, employees can enjoy friendly matches, tournaments, and regular exercise sessions, promoting teamwork, camaraderie, and well-being within the SEMPHIL community.
Additionally, the wellness center within the complex serves as a sanctuary for employees to rejuvenate and prioritize their health and wellness. It encompasses a range of amenities, including a fitness center equipped with state-of-the-art exercise equipment, pilates, yoga and meditation rooms for relaxation and mindfulness practices. SEMPHIL recognizes the importance of maintaining a healthy work-life balance, and the wellness center offers opportunities for employees to recharge, de-stress, and maintain their overall well-being.
In line with SEMPHIL’s dedication to continuous learning and professional development, the new complex boasts dedicated technical training rooms. These specialized spaces are designed to provide employees with hands-on training and skill development opportunities in their respective fields. From advanced equipment and simulators to interactive learning tools, these rooms facilitate comprehensive training sessions that enhance employees’ technical competencies and promote their career growth.
Furthermore, SEMPHIL acknowledges the importance of fostering a learning culture across various domains. To support this, the complex includes additional training rooms that cater to a range of topics beyond technical training. These rooms can be utilized for professional development workshops, seminars, team-building activities, and knowledge sharing sessions. By investing in these facilities, SEMPHIL enables its employees to expand their skill sets, collaborate effectively, and stay abreast of the latest industry trends and advancements.
Overall, the new 5-storey building complex of Samsung Electro-Mechanics Philippines Corporation (SEMPHIL) stands as a testament to the company’s unwavering commitment to the well-being and growth of its employees. With the inclusion of an indoor stadium, wellness center, technical training rooms, and other multi-purpose training rooms, SEMPHIL provides an environment that nurtures physical fitness, mental well-being, and professional development. By prioritizing the holistic needs of its workforce, SEMPHIL strengthens its foundation for success, fostering a thriving community of motivated and fulfilled employees.