Provide Engineering support to the Processing Department. Key deliverable is to complete projects that improve grape juice processing. Completes various projects to drive Processing Department improvements. This position reports to the Processing Manager.
Essential Job Responsibilities
Develop Processing Operations knowledge, including skills to improve and automate how Processing data is obtained, managed, and disseminated.
Support projects involving installation, maintenance, and improvement of processing equipment and related installations.
Maintains consistent communication with processing, production, engineering, and maintenance leadership to obtain maximum machine uptime and reliability.
Develop leadership skills and provide supervision to Processing Operators.
Additional Job Responsibilities
Recommends and initiates changes to improve equipment operating performance.
Participates in all regular meetings as scheduled.
Other duties as assigned.
Demonstrated ability to safely work on and around complex, highly automated machinery in a non-temperature regulated environment.
Strong troubleshooting, verbal and written communication skills to effectively present to other Supervisors, Processing Operators, and Maintenance Mechanics.
Demonstrated Engineering skills, including project management.
Experience in food manufacturing preferred. Knowledge of Lean or Six Sigma a plus.
Proactive and able to work independently.
Welch's is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer: M/F/D/V