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Manufacturing Engineer - Food Manufacturing - US Citizen or GC Required

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Casa Grande, AZ
$80,000 - $95,000
Job Type
Direct Hire
Sep 14, 2017
Job ID
Manufacturing Engineer – Food or Dairy or Related Manufacturing experience
Phoenix, AZ area (Casa Grande)
Currently looking for a Manufacturing Engineers to for a prominent food product manufacturing company located in the Phoenix area.  Interested candidates should have 3 - 7 years of experience in manufacturing processes (food or beverage preferred) and must be a US citizen or green card holder. Relocation assistance is provided!
Responsibilities of the Manufacturing Engineer
  • Execute packaging technology strategies in the plants, including growth initiatives, quality improvements, productivity/cost-reduction activities, troubleshooting activities and general packaging support as needed.
  • Build relationships and collaborate within Production, Engineering, R&D and Quality Departments in order to effectively implement packaging, CIP and plant efficiency initiatives.
  • Leverage best practices and capitalize on technologies with cross-functional, cross-plant action teams.
  • Identify key process waste initiatives, including seeking out and eliminating waste in packaging, CIP and other plant functions.
  • Track cost reductions in all process improvement activities (i.e. materials, utilities, yield, and labor).
  • Conduct batch record reviews, assess deviations using statistics and verify the conformance to standards. 

Requirements of the Manufacturing Engineer
  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Engineering (e.g. Manufacturing, Packaging, Industrial, Chemical, Mechanical, etc.)
  • 3 - 7 years of experience in Food or Dairy or related manufacturing
  • Any prior experience working with packaging equipment and operations is helpful, but not required.
  • Must be US Citizen or current Green Card 

Compensation for the Manufacturing Engineer
The starting annual salary for this position ranges from $80,000 - $95,000.