Samsung Malaysia was incorporated as Samsung Malaysia Electronics (SME) Sdn Bhd in 2003 as a subsidiary office dealing in marketing and consumer service for Samsung Electronics products and appliances. But the original Samsung operation in Malaysia started some 20 years back.
In Malaysia, Samsung Electronics has two manufacturing plants, namely Samsung Electronics (M) Sdn Bhd (SEMA), located in Port Klang and Samsung Electronics Display (M) Sdn Bhd (SDMA), located in Seremban/Senawang, Negeri Sembilan. The company aims to become the number 1 audio and video brand in Malaysia.
Samsung Electronics belong to the Samsung Group, which is presently the largest conglomerate in South Korea. The Samsung brand is popularly associated with the electronic products in Malaysia but in reality the group is also one of the biggest shipbuilders and also a giant construction company (Think Berjaya Group and Sime Darby). Samsung Group contribute to a significant 20% of South Korea’s total international export and is regarded as the Golden Boy of Korea.
In the recent years, Samsung has also been venturing in consumer technology brand with its capability to receive recognition for television product, monitors/LCD monitors, refrigerators, washing machines and DVD players. Few weeks back Samsung launched two T-Series wide screen LCD monitors that use Crystal Clear Screen technology and with sharper displaying capability.
In 1999, the Samsung Group introduced its mobile handset business which a few years later propelled Samsung as a household brand for mobile phones. At the peak of its achievement, Samsung almost toppled Nokia as the world’s largest mobile phone makers.
Jobs and career at Samsung
Samsung has a career and job portal in its Malaysia website which was last updated on 31 March 2008. However, surprisingly, this is the first update in the last past six month as the previous update was made sometime in September 2007.
Additionally, the company also advertised their job vacancies in JobStreet website.
1. Samsung Electronics Display (M) Sdn Bhd, 69244, PT 12692 Mukim Ampangan, Tuanku Jaafar Industrial Park Seremban 71450.
2. Samsung Electronics (M) Sdn Bhd, Lot 2, Lebuh 2, North Klang Straits, Area 21, Industrial Park Klang 42000.