Sr. Production Engineer – FILLED

The Wellington Group has been engaged to find an experienced Production Engineer who will contribute to the improvement and optimization of production processes for an FDA regulated manufacturing facility.

The Production Engineer will monitor and optimize production processes, investigate process discrepancies, propose and test potential solutions.  You will evaluate, implement and monitor processes and operating systems for the manufacture of various food related products.

Position Requirements:

  • Work with the R&D Department to move pilot lab production to full scale production
  • Interact with production personnel to design and solve manufacturing/design issues and implement cost reduction ideas with regarding to our products
  • Implement resolutions to improve and refine existing and new processes in a production environment in order to enable the use / commercialize of the processes
  • Responsible for problem analysis and problem resolution

The qualified candidate will have:

  • BS Degree in Engineering or related disapline
  • 5+ years of experience in a Production Engineering  Role for food manufacturing
  • Experience with process automation systems, powder processes and handling systems is ideal
  • Knowledge of business information systems at plant level
  • Experience with Continuous Improvement and process modeling / optimization
  • ISO, Lean and Six Sigma experience, Green or Black belt is preferred
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

Industry: Production Engineer, Continuous Improvement, process optimization Food, Beverage, Dairy, nutritional, GMP, ISO 9001
(all information will be held in the strictest of confidence)

The Wellington Group (   910-338-2795