Shift Engineer-Soy Protein Complex (East Plant)-Decatur, IL

Archer Daniels Midland Company Decatur , IL 62523

Posted 2 months ago

Job Description:

Shift Engineer-Soy Protein Complex (East Plant)-Decatur, IL

This is a full time, exempt level position.

Position Summary:

Responsible for supervising the day-to-day operations within a department and also supporting the Performance Excellence process and administrative functions. This position has responsibility for participation in and/or leadership of continuous improvement efforts for production in all facets of operation through direct contributions to project development from conception through start-up.

This role is responsible for quality, process performance and mentoring less experienced colleagues. The shift engineer will lead hourly colleagues and support the department superintendent in areas of daily and weekly scheduling, coordination of training as well as updating standard operating procedures. This position may work with contractor management for the completion of projects within the department.

Job Description:

  • Coordinate safety efforts and ensure safety procedures are followed

  • Assist in employee training

  • Accountable for plant productivity, efficiency, and Performance Excellence system

  • Contributes to continuous improvement activities

  • Other duties as assigned by management

Job Requirements:

  • Degree in Engineering, Engineering Technology or relevant years of experienced highly preferred

  • 3-5 yrs. experience in supervisory role highly desired but not required

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite

  • Understanding of the production process

  • General mechanical abilities

Core Competencies:

Safety, Integrity/Values, Teammate, Leadership/Vision, Organization/Planning, Concern for Quality, Verbal Communication, Problem Solving, Dependability, and Knowledge.

Relocation assistance is available with this position.

This position offers a complete benefit package, including 401K/ESOP, pension, health, life and dental insurance.

ADM requires the successful completion of applicable pre-employment drug screen, medical questionnaire and a background check.

ADM is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age disability and veteran status.

For more than a century, the people of Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) have transformed crops into products that serve the vital needs of a growing world. Today, we're one of the world's largest agricultural processors and food ingredient providers, with approximately 40,000 employees serving customers in more than 170 countries. With a global value chain that includes approximately 500 crop procurement locations, 270 ingredient manufacturing facilities, 44 innovation centers and the world's premier crop transportation network, we connect the harvest to the home, making products for food, animal feed, industrial and energy uses. Learn more at

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Shift Engineer-Soy Protein Complex (East Plant)-Decatur, IL

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