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Process Engineer

Location: Missouri, USA Salary: competitive
Sector: Engineering Type: Permanent

POSITION:
Plans, conducts, or coordinates Process Engineering functions covering all aspects of material handling and unit process operations as applied in the production of wet and dry pet foods, pet treats, and cat/dog litter. Technical expertise to include all aspects of food processing technology, in terms of production systems, quality/sanitation, and equipment design and application

RESPONSIBILITIES:
*Provide Process Engineering design and review for capital projects including detailed phases of the process engineering work, related documentation, and field support.
*Requires coordination of work by outside consultants and suppliers, broad knowledge of precedents in the specialty area, and an understanding of principles and practices in related specialties.

QUALIFICATIONS:
*Education: Minimum Bachelor of Science Degree in Engineering Mechanical, Industrial or Chemical
*Experience: Minimum 5 years of experience in process design, process equipment, process instrumentation, manufacturing operations, and process engineering support roles in food, pharmaceutical or chemical industry.
*Experience with hygienic food design preferred.
*Experience with industrializing new process technologies.
*Experience with P&ID development, equipment sizing and specification, bulk material handling, liquids handling, and mass & energy balances. *Travel: 25-40% to factory locations and construction sites for field data gathering, scope development, project reviews, construction support and commissioning/start-up

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