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Job ID 284788 Date posted 01/19/2024 Location : Ghent, Belgium Category  BUILD OPERATE MAINTAIN (PLANT OPNS) Job Status  Salaried Full Time

Want to build a stronger, more sustainable future and cultivate your career? Join Cargill's global team of 160,000 employees who are committed to safe, responsible and sustainable ways to nourish the world. This position is in Cargill’s agricultural supply chain business, where we seamlessly connect farming customers with food, feed and industry.

Job Purpose and Impact

The Build Project Engineer will plan, monitor, execute and coordinate low complexity build projects. In this role, you will ensure that the goals and objectives are accomplished within the prescribed timeframe and budget. You are the lead engineer for civil, mechanical and piping disciplines and work closely with the electrical, instrumentation and automation engineers. 

Key Accountabilities

  • Manage low complexity projects and act as the lead engineer for civil, mechanical and piping disciplines for all projects. 
  • Help implement the strategic vision to the project team and ensure best practices are incorporated in project delivery to champion safety, meet regulatory requirements and deliver build projects with excellence.
  • Assist in the implementation of project management best practices based on thorough knowledge.
  • Collaborate with cross functional professionals to leverage knowledge and strategies to effectively plan projects.
  • Proactively plan and schedule project progress and key metrics to mitigate risk and increase project performance.
  • Collaborate with business stakeholders to ensure the business value and benefits are enabled.
  • Provide engineering support to plant personnel. 
  • Other duties as assigned


Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in industrial engineering or in a related field or equivalent experience
  • Two years of related work experience is preferred
  • Dutch speaking or willing to learn
  • English and/ or French are a plus
  • Other minimum qualifications may apply


We provide a fast paced stimulating international environment, which will stretch your abilities and channel your talents. We also offer competitive salary and benefits combined with outstanding career development opportunities in one of the largest and most solid private companies in the world.

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