• AGRICULTURE, AQUACULTURE, FORESTRY
  • MANUFACTURING
  • Smithton

Website McCains

Globally recognised food brand with local manufacture
Smithton based position with a great working culture
Flourish in a dynamic and high achieving team
The Process Engineer – Technical Services is responsible for developing, implementing, and monitoring the use of manufacturing technologies and best practices, while growing technical capability throughout the manufacturing organization.

This role reports to our Technical Services Manager and will be based in our Smithton plant.

Your Role

Provide manufacturing with tactical hands-on support to address specific opportunities and give technical direction.
Development of new manufacturing technology pipeline and establish new processing bench marks that drive continuous improvement.
Use data analytical tools and develop plant automation devices to drive performance for existing equipment and new installations that bring breakthrough performance.
Implement, monitor and encourage effective use of best practices, thus developing technical capability within the factories and other functions
Lead and provide best practices with respect to the integration of technical expertise and manufacturing into product development
Provide technical input to network optimization planning
Support new product launch activities, which includes attending test runs, gathering data and cooperatively working with development team
About You

Effective technical aptitude, mechanical/electrical engineering, and/or plant automation, with the ability to improve process efficiencies
Experience with electrical and controls systems design and programming
Knowledge with Autonomous Maintenance Systems
Ability to understand process flow diagrams, P&IDs, and process narratives
Knowledge of processing equipment, processing methods, manufacturing philosophies and basic manufacturing SOP’s
Experience with start-up management concepts and equipment commissioning
This is a real opportunity to implement best practice into an established manufacturing environment.

McCain It’s All Good™ is our philosophy. As a food manufacturer, our business is driven by good people, making good food, from good ingredients – and the result is food that makes people feel good. But McCain It’s all good ™ is not just about the food we make, it’s about how we conduct ourselves in every aspect of our business. From farmer and customer relationships to sustainable agricultural processes – we strive to make every element of our business good. The McCain It’s all good ™ philosophy underpins everything we do.

McCain Foods is an equal opportunity employer that welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations, up to the point of undue hardship, are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the recruitment process..

To apply for this job please visit careers.mccain.com.