Cargill Senior Process Engineer GEOS PPD in Rotterdam, Netherlands
Senior Process Engineer GEOS PPD
Cargill provides food, agriculture, financial and industrial products and services to the world. Together with farmers, customers, governments and communities, we help people thrive by applying our insights and over 150 years of experience. We have 150,000 employees in 70 countries who are committed to feeding the world in a responsible way, reducing environmental impact and improving the communities where we live and work.
Job location(s): Rotterdam/Botlek, the Netherlands
The Senior Product and Process Development Engineer Global Oils PPD develops, engineers and documents PPD projects for multiple sites globally. Key tasks are the development of new processes and the FEL (Front End Loading) for New Products and Services Solutions (DNPSS) and High Performance Innovation (HPI), in close cooperation with refined oil sites worldwide, PPD Regional Leads, COE’s and/or Technical Service Teams.
You will be travelling up to 50 % of your working time.
ENGINEERING / TECHNOLOGY DOMAIN APPLICATION, TRAINING AND SUPPORT
Responsible for engineering deliverables, design standards, planning and implementation of operational vision, direction and strategy for PPD technology areas. Give project engineering tactical support (i.e. preparing of scope, budgets, design flows/diagrams, commissions, start-up schedules, equipment selection, process documentation, instrumentations/controls, etc.) to projects using new proprietary PPD processes. Where applicable, may provide direction and assign tasks to more junior engineers, technicians and support staff.
Act as subject matter expert for modelling and process engineering for new PPD processes
Identify independently more complex technical issues and may directly/indirectly resolve more complex matters associated with the processes and equipment developed by PPD.
Apply data analytics software such as Minitab and process modelling software such as Aspen Engineering Suite
Identify new opportunities for process improvement by analysing production data and developing process control strategies aligned with business objectives
Act as subject matter expert for, and may lead in conjunction with Strategic Sourcing, activities related to vendor selection. Assist/support in negotiating more complex purchasing agreements related to proprietary PPD processes.
CAPITAL PLANNING / PROJECT / PORTFOLIO MANAGEMENT
Provide input to the project pipelines/portfolios (HPI/DNPSS) with ideas applying distinctive product and process engineering/technology applications.
Provide timely communication to key stakeholders (operations, business leadership, technology, and engineering) on project performance and technology efforts.
Prepare scope of work, project objectives and design criteria, drawings, process documentation, equipment requirements, cost estimates and appropriate scheduling.
Lead at least one PPD core technology area.
BEST PRACTICES GOVERNANCE / DELIVERY
- Support the development of new technology standards/procedures by setting-up tools and reporting mechanisms to monitor the performance (Control Plan). May directly be responsible for the documentation and dissemination of findings, as well as transfer/application of proprietary PPD knowledge.
GAP ASSESSMENT / SOLUTION IDENTIFICATION / MEASUREMENT
Maintain strong business/customer partnership to assess/identify technology gaps and process improvement opportunities.
Identify, propose and/or deploy appropriate technology solution considering overall safety standards, food safety, quality, process safety, capacity, reliability, environmental and costs constraints. Develop cost scenarios to achieve solutions objectives and substantiates benefits/limitations of each option. Summarize findings in good quality reports.
University degree in chemical and mechanical (or similar) engineering
Ability to identify new opportunities, develop business cases and manage process control projects
Strong knowledge of process engineering fundamentals and unit operations
Fluent English, written and oral ( preferably 2nd foreign language)
8 years of relevant working experience in Plant Operations
Relevant working experience in Chemical Plant Construction Management
Adequate experience in process industry (preferably edible oil refining), engineering or project management
Experience in chemical process modelling and simulation (whole-process or detailed unit operation)
Experience with OSISoft, PI data historian and PI Batch
Previous experience/education with conceptual design and/or optimization of chemical manufacturing processes
Personal experience in operating equipment and processes “on the floor”
Good written and verbal communication & reporting & presentation skills
Stress resistant in dynamic environment
Flexible, but in the same time relentless in obtaining results and meeting deadline
Result oriented - does not over-promise and under-deliver
Hands on attitude
In return for your expertise and commitment, we will provide a fast paced stimulating international environment, which will stretch your abilities and channel your talents. We also offer competitive salary and benefits combined with outstanding career development opportunities in one of the largest and most solid private companies in the world.
Interested? Then make sure to send us your CV and cover letter in English today.
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Job Research and Development
Primary Location Netherlands-ZH-Rotterdam
Other Locations Region - Europe
Job Type Standard
Shift Day Job
Req ID: REG01441