Process Engineer - NGU
Job Details
Entry
0GL95 Nitta Gelatin USA Inc - Fayetteville, NC
Full Time
4 Year Degree
Negligible
Any
Engineering
Description

STATEMENT OF PURPOSE

This position is responsible for evaluating existing processes and manufacturing systems to reduce cost, improve sustainability and develop best practices within the production process.  This position will have knowledge of mechanical and chemical engineering involving heating, cooling, and blending

RESPONSIBILITY FOR WORK OF OTHERS

None

BUSINESS COMMUNICATION

Strong communication skills, both verbal and written.

SUPERVISION REQUIRED

Minimal supervision required with periodic review of work load and prioritization of work.

TRAVEL REQUIRED

Some travel required.

SPECIFIC DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Evaluate and improve on processes in manufacturing systems.
  • Maintain reliable and safe manufacturing systems while improving production rates, efficiencies, yield, and costs.
  • Troubleshooting equipment failures or process failures in a highly automated and highly integrated system
  • Design and integrates components for complex processing systems, involving pipes, fittings, components and tanks to Food & Drug Administration requirements.
  • Reads, creates and interprets technical drawings, schematics, process flow diagrams and computer generated reports.
  • Develop innovative solutions.
  • Improve process capability and production volume while maintaining and improving quality standards.
  • Provide Technical Support for all manufacturing and continuous quality improvement programs.
  • Develop, implement and maintain all changes with consideration of long term lean production techniques.
  • Participate in reviews of flow sheets, P&I diagrams.
  • Work with vendors to develop a cost-effective and working production process.
  • Ensure projects are completed on time.
Qualifications

EDUCATION REQUIRED

BSME or BS in Chemical Engineering

TRAINING AND SPECIALIZED KNOWLEDGE REQUIRED

Knowledge of manufacturing regulations and standards

Troubleshooting ability

Ability to balance multiple projects in a deadline driven environment

Information and data monitoring

Problem identification and analysis

Judgement and problem-solving

Allen Bradley controls experience a plus

EXPERIENCE REQUIRED

3 to 5 years’ experience in a production facility in food, beverage, or chemical processing environment

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.  The employee is occasionally required to sit.  The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.

WORK ENVIRONMENT

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts.  The employee is occasionally exposed to fumes or airborne particles.  The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate, but hearing protection may be required depending on the department where the employee is assigned.

The physical demands and work environment described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

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