Cargill Process Optimization Engineer Oil in Tula, Mexico
Process Optimization Engineer Oil
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.
Position Purpose & Summary
The Refinery Process Optimization Engineer (POE) position is located at an operating refinery and is focused on results, projects, processes and procedures related to cost and yield optimization of all unit operations within the refinery operation. The POE is responsible for accurate measurement, identification and implementation of improvements with regards to yields and efficiencies. The POE is also responsible for key Process Safety Risk Management (PSRM) implementation activities with regards to High Hazard Processes (HHP) as well as refined oils best practices at their refinery.
25% Yield and efficiency measurement and reporting process improvement activities utilizing both leading and lagging key performance results.
25% Implementation and development support of WW RO COE (World Wide Refinery Operations) best practices.
15% Developing a Statistically Supported Decision Making (SSDM) (or other) structured approach to increase plant yield and efficiencies based on keen benefit and effort prioritization.
15% Lead site HHP PSRM implementation & maintenance activities not limited to PSI (Process Safety Information) , PRA (Process Risk Assessment), MOC (Managment of change), incident investigation, training, contractor safety, audit, permits, PSSR, operating procedures, asset integrity and emergency planning and response.
10% Development and implementation of small capital projects to increase plant yield and efficiencies (typically<$500K).
10% Perform misc job-related duties as assigned.
Education, Experience, Skills
Bachelor's degree in chemical engineering or mechanical, electronic engineering.
A minimum of 7 years experience in a food production environment (edible oil refinery / crush or comparable).
3 years managing people.
Capital project execution
Technical Skills: good understanding of vegetable oil refining.
Communication Skills: Good listener, able to present complicated matter in a clear way both written and verbally, engaging in discussion, basic negotiation skills.
Fluent in English comuncation
Interpersonal Skills: team play, respectful, reach out for assistance and offer assistance, self motivated
Manage the coordination and implementation of process improvements. Standardize and manage manufacturing process requirements and process maps
Team player, respectful and able to work independently or reach out for assistance when necessary
Ability to develop and manage good working relationships with internal departments (production, FSQR, procurment, accounting), contractors, and suppliers
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Proven performance and the ability to apply policies and procedures in the areas of safety, environmental, health and food safety
Demonstrated ability to coach others for high performance and high engagement; motivates, inspires, and engages others to excel and work towards the vision
Demonstrated behavior of strong integrity and moral principles; consistently does what one says one will do
Demonstrated behaviors consistent with the Cargill Leadership Model
Master's degree in chemical engineering or mechanical, electronic engineering.
Six Sigma certification is highly desired
Good understanding of OSIsoft PI, basic understanding of AutoCAD, MS Project.
Advanced computer skills (MS Word, Excel, Access, Project)
Perform engineering process qualification or evaluation which includes generating and executing test plans, data collection and analysis, reporting and communication status and results to stakeholders
Experience in a chemical, food, packaging or pharmaceutical facility is strongly preferred.
Lean Six Sigma Black Belt Certification
Good understanding of Minitab
Primary Location MX-Hidalgo-Tula
Job Type Standard
Shift Day Job
Req ID: TUL00102