Best Practice Engineer at Cargill
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Best Practice Engineer

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Job ID 142188 Date posted 12/01/2021 Location : Port Klang, Malaysia

Want to build a stronger, more sustainable future and cultivate your career? Join Cargill's global team of 155,000 employees who are committed to safe, responsible and sustainable ways to nourish the world. This position is in Cargill’s food ingredients and bio-industrial business, where we anticipate trends around taste, nutrition and safety to innovate and provide solutions to manufacturers, retailers and foodservice companies.

Job Purpose and Impact

The Best Practice Engineer applies engineering techniques to assist in the improvement of manufacturing processes and products. In this role, you will provide technical support, operations experience, continuous improvement and project management skills in a plant support capacity that ensures safe, efficient and low-cost plant operations.

Key Accountabilities

  • To implement best practice from Manufacturing Excellence Program, identify the gaps, provide and execute action plan with Manufaturing Technology Leader to execute the plan close the gaps of best practices.
  • To implement Manufacturing Excellence (ME) Program such as stable ops program, Process Operability and Contralability (POC) in production and packaging department, to provide trainings and facilitate activities in ME programs.
  • Participate on plant improvement initiative on energy, yield, quality control improvement and variable cost reduction.
  • To identify and report process control loops and Refinery Operating Index (ROI) performance in integrated Daily Execution (IDEX) Meeting, rectify those control loops and ROI in poor performance
  • Review and recommend manufacturing equipment and processes designed to be efficient, cost-effective, and to promote quality and reliability.
  • Assesses current manufacturing equipment and processes and makes recommendations for changes.
  • Independently solve moderately complex issues with minimal supervision, while escalating more complex issues to appropriate staff.
  • Other duties as assigned


Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in a related field or equivalent experience
  • Possesses working knowledge of engineering subject matter

Preferred Qualifications

  • Production or process engineering working experience in palm oil refinery
  • Possess good interpersonal skills, result oriented and a strong team player
  • Lean Certification is advantageous
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Strong data analysis capabilities including continuous improvement experience or certifications
  • Understanding of PI (data historian), ACAD (auto CAD), MS Project
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