Process Engineer – Jhb

Our client in the FMCG Food Manufacturing Sector is looking for a Process Engineer to build and oversee the design and production of a plant processes. Regularly meet with production managers to determine what their current processes consist of and collaborate with them to make adjustments accordingly.  Perform risk assessments to determine what kind of improvements could be made to keep the Plant running smoothly and efficiently.  Update Production Managers of any changes by providing them with operating instructions and process documents with instructions and details listed.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Conducting research to develop new and improved processes for manufacturing
  • Establishing safety procedures for individuals working with dangerous chemicals
  • Designing and planning equipment layout
  • Conducting tests and monitoring the process performance throughout production
  • Troubleshooting problems associated with manufacturing processes
  • Evaluating processes and equipment to ensure compliance with environmental and safety regulations
  • Estimating production costs
  • Compiling and developing Standard Operating Procedures.
  • Operational Cost Management i.e. Chemical Consumption, Electrical Consumption and Water Consumption
  • OEE – Operational Efficiency
  • Plant and Equipment Maintenance and Efficiency

Desired Experience & Qualification

  • Bachelor’s degree in Process Engineering or related field,
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office, AutoCAD, Excel, PowerPoint
  • Analytical Skills
  • Initiative
  • Assertiveness
  • Ingenuity
  • Creativity 
  • Proactivity
  • Attention to detail
  • Deadline driven
  • Interpersonal Skills
  • Able to plan ahead

Package & Remuneration

Market related

Job Category: Engineering FMCG Food Manufacturing
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Johannesburg South

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