Cargill Engineer I in Wahpeton, North Dakota

Engineer I

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.

Description

Position Purpose:

The Engineer I position is responsible for technical ownership of plant operations and is responsible for a variety of tasks that include: providing the technical and engineering focus to the Process Development Groups (PDG) priorities, development, analysis, interpretation, and utilization of data and information during project inception and execution, responsible for the day to day management of operations in assigned production or support area to include production, safety, environment, budget management, and quality. Roles and responsibilities will vary based on team needs.

Principal Accountabilities :

40% Develop expertise of department equipment and systems. Expert in specific area and unit operation, and ensure knowledge is shared across the department. Support management of process and input/product in a plant environment. Involved in the day to day supervision of operations and production activities. Assist operations with troubleshooting, problem solving and optimization.

30% Perform engineering activities to address best practice gaps and execute on capital projects.Project management, ensuring adherence with safety requirements, project schedule, and capital budget.

25% Identify and address methods to improve equipment, system efficiency, performance and reliability. Support department PDG Engineer priorities. Understand key measures, including costs, chemical usage, energy yields and Cargill Manufacturing Operations (CMO) requirements.

5% Perform any other duties as assigned.Position Purpose:

The Engineer I position is responsible for technical ownership of plant operations and is responsible for a variety of tasks that include: providing the technical and engineering focus to the Process Development Groups (PDG) priorities, development, analysis, interpretation, and utilization of data and information during project inception and execution, responsible for the day to day management of operations in assigned production or support area to include production, safety, environment, budget management, and quality. Roles and responsibilities will vary based on team needs.

Qualifications

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Chemical, Mechanical, Biosystems Engineering or other engineering discipline that has a strong foundation in thermodynamics, fluid mechanics, mass/material balance and process design.

  • Minimum 1 year of production management or engineering experience.

  • 1 or more years of production management experience with ability to develop understanding of plant processes and operational needs.

  • Proven ability of high levels of organization, communication skills, attention to detail and problem solving/analytical skills.

  • Proven ability to effectively work on a team, show initiative, and display a positive attitude.

  • This position will require the ability to adapt and learn in a changing work environment, including balancing multiple priorities.

  • Microsoft Office Suite experience.

  • Demonstrated ability to work in a team environment and independently.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Minimum 3 years of experience in production, reliability, or project management.

  • Ability to strive in and support an inclusive culture.

  • Minimum 2 years in project engineering and/or operations supervision.

  • Knowledge of project accounting system and ability to enter requisitions, jobs and work orders.

  • Demonstrated competencies in several of the key chemical processing unit operations such as evaporation, heat exchange, ion exchange, drying, etc.

  • Demonstrated conflict resolution skills.

  • Basic competencies in process safety, food safety, good manufacturing processes, basic competencies in piping design and tank design, automation, electrical and instrumentation, management of change, electrical design and fire protection.

  • Construction project management course, root cause analysis training, Kaizen leader trained, reliability centered maintenance course, Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) 30 hour construction safety training, and food safety training.

  • Basic working knowledge of standards, codes, and specifications.

If selected for an interview, you will be required to submit signed copies of your last two performance reviews. (A completed e-PMP is considered a signed copy).

Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet.

Job Engineering

Primary Location US-ND-Wahpeton

Schedule Full-time

Job Type Standard

Shift Day Job

Req ID: WAH00209