Process & Project Engineer

Process & Project Engineer

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  • Sector:

    FMCG Food Manufacturing

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  • Salary:

    £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits: Excellent Benefits

  • Contact:

    Paul Bradley

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  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)151 666 8943

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

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Process & Project Engineer
Days, Monday to Friday, 8am-5pm
FMCG Food Manufacturer. Coleraine, County Londonderry

A leading blue chip food manufacturer is seeking an experienced Process & Project Engineer to join their growing business. Reporting to the Engineering Manager on site, this role will be responsible for supporting projects and process improvement projects within the manufacturing environment, working closely with Operations, Production and Quality Assurance leaders.

Key Responsibilities include:
  • Oversee general process implementation projects including management of external resources, budget and schedule. Collaborate with Engineering and Operations colleagues to deliver the projects with minimal disruption to production operations.
  • Review existing manufacturing lines for process improvements, efficiency gains, and safety. Tasks may include, daily process monitoring, trouble shooting, optimisation, cost reduction, training and coaching of manufacturing personnel
  • Support manufacturing line relocations and plant consolidations/start-ups.
  • Develop process flow diagrams, Process & Instrumentation Diagrams (P&IDs) and layout diagrams necessary to ensure installations are carried out according to project requirements. Calculate line speeds, rates, and throughput and ensure all designs take account of these key operations parameters.
  • Generation and implementation of design, construction and operational documentation for new equipment/manufacturing processes.
  • Ensure that production lines are built to EHEDG/3A standards and facilities are modified or built in line with company Sanitary Standards.
  • Provide preliminary cost estimates and scope development for future projects.
  • Selection and standardisation of technology, equipment and spare parts.
  • Source new technological developments within the food industry and present the business benefits to the business leadership team
  • Ensure that projects are managed and run with full compliance to health & safety, food hygiene and Quality standards and in accordance with company procedures
Qualifications, Skills & Experience:
  • Degree in Mechanical, Process or Product Engineering.
  • 4+ years direct work experience in a process engineering role within the food or similar industry.
  • Demonstrated project management skills and confident in project management software
  • Experience of Atex, Machinery and Pressure Directives desirable.
  • Electrical, instrument and automation knowledge/experience.
  • Flexible and adaptable with excellent ability to work cross functionally within an organisation
  • Ability to work autonomously and manage own time to good effect

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