Plant Engineer - $95-110K + PS – Aseptic Foods & Beverages Manufacturing – Responsible for all site engineering (production engineering, capital projects, maintenance & facilities engineering). Responsible for the design and implementation of manufacturing methods and processes that supports product quality and quantity goals and objectives within the facility. Responsible to plan for and assure the efficient maintenance of production machinery and equipment, physical plant, utilities, and grounds in accordance with state and federal regulations and company policies and procedures. Develops capital projects for designated facilities, makes recommendation for approval, and upon approval ensures timely completion of projects within budgetary guidelines. Directs the operations and maintenance of steam generating, electrical, compressed gases, water, and refrigeration systems to provide uninterrupted service.
BS Engineering/Technical degree – 2-5 years of engineering management experience in a food or beverage manufacturing facility. Aseptic Packaging experience in a high or low acid environment preferred. Knowledge of PLC programming and selection of equipment for capital projects, work with vendors on installation and trouble shoot start up challenges. Technical and administrative knowledge of all phases of building inspections, building codes and city ordinances; contractor licenses; regulations and guidelines prepared by state and federal agencies relative to plant inspection requirements; and general construction techniques.