Analyze and evaluate project designs and ensure compliance with engineering principles, company standards, and HSE standards. Optimize existing processes and clean-in-place systems, using continuous improvement tools.
Analyze and evaluate project designs and ensure compliance with engineering principles, company standards, and HSE standards.
Optimize existing processes and clean-in-place systems, using continuous improvement tools.
Oversee all phases of assigned projects from inception to final operation.
Responsibilities include project planning, estimating, organizing project staff, coordinating, scheduling, installation, commissioning, and financial control.
Lead projects to improve equipment cleanliness, debottleneck processes, improve throughput, reduce waste, and decrease costs.
Assure compliance with company sanitary design standards.
Develop detail operations of new equipment or revise SOPs to reflect changes to operations, as the result of modifications to existing equipment.
Write, debug, and troubleshoot process control logic using company standard software.
Conduct feasibility studies for new or existing systems.
Direct the integration of technical activities and equipment in order to ensure that the desired project results satisfy initial requirements.
Maintain awareness of new technology and equipment and subsequently develop projects to drive process improvement.
Develop/design and schedule project specifications/systems by making complex and non-complex calculations, preparing flow sheets, sketches and drawings necessary to satisfy project requirements.
Conduct start-up field testing and troubleshoot new, modified, and current systems and equipment related to a project.
Bachelors degree in Chemical or Biochemical Engineering required.
Food and/or pharma industry experience required.
3-5 years of experience engineering small and/or large projects.
Good written and verbal communication skills.
Able to manage multiple priorities.
Able to translate a concept into a workable manufacturing process.
Must enjoy hands-on engineering such as sizing control valves, line sizing, equipment layout, choice of materials for construction, problem-solving, etc.
Versed in project schedules, cost estimates, PFDs, P&IDs, site and elevation drawings, utilities requirements development, interpretation of P&IDs, with a good understanding of process and instrumentation control.