Our Client is a global manufacturer of sustainable solutions for the food industry and are looking for an experienced engineer to manage key projects that have an impact on site objectives.
Reporting to the Engineering manager, the successful candidate will be part of the site engineering team & will work closely with the maintenance, production, process technology & quality functions to continually improve existing processes.
Optimise, troubleshoot and maintain existing processes and control systems to improve quality, efficiency and safety.
Improve existing processes through the elimination of process variance & deliver a consistent yield & quality of product.
Introduce new processes & technologies when required.
Meet deadlines to develop & implement the process improvement programmes.
Take corrective action and troubleshoot processes that produce unacceptable outcomes and determine the root cause analysis of component failures.
Specify and select manufacturing equipment and set the standards for its operation of all existing & new processes.
Participates in process and equipment risk assessments in order to optimise engineering design, hygienic design, personnel safety and environmental compliance.
Support ongoing capital projects onsite.
Identification and implementation of new technology and process technology innovation that will assist business improvement / development.
A minimum of a 3rd level degree in Engineering or Science.
Experience with filtration, spray-drying and powders blending is an advantage.
3 - 5 years' experience in a similar role.
A proven track record exists in process improvement.
Strong Project management skills.
Familiar with GMP, HACCP and Six Sigma.
Working knowledge of Microsoft office package.
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