CI ENGINEER at Cargill
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Job ID 215811 Date posted 09/23/2022 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 CI engineer will develop, implement and sustain process improvement initiatives. In this role, you will responsible to lead and support the implementation and reporting process of the Manufacturing Excellence Program.

Key Accountabilities

  • Directly provide updates on the project objectives, performance measures, issues and risks to partners and management.
  • Works in partnership with plant leaders on the identification and execution of Continuous Improvement plans and oversees tactical projects completion i.e leads Green belt and/or Yellow belt projects
  • Monitor and implement continuous improvement best practices.
  • Works with facility leadership team to develop and refine project portfolio for the site. Ensure a project portfolio is maintained utilizing a periodic/ 6-monthly PISW and CI events are happening and delivering value
  • Develop and handle continuous improvement plans for projects with low cost and risk to reach and sustain project goals.
  • Conduct organization readiness assessments, value realization, opportunity prioritization, resource evaluation and execute continuous improvement strategies that meet business needs.
  • Independently handle complex issues with minimal supervision, while escalating only the most complex issues to appropriate staff.
  • Other duties as assigned


Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in a related field or equivalent experience
  • Minimum of four years of related work experience
  • Other minimum qualifications may apply

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master’s Degree in engineering or equivalent
  • 8 years’ experience in working in the industry with continuous process environment
  • Have proven track record on implementing a CI/ACI culture, both on the shop floor as well as at management levels
  • Experience in applying CI in production or maintenance in process industry
  • Strong coaching and effective communication skills
  • Have basic knowledge of most common CI tools
  • Manage and lead multiple activities simultaneously
  • Effective stakeholder management skills
  • Professional knowledge of CI tools
  • Experience in leading multi-functional teams
  • Demonstrated success working independently in a remote, global environment
  • Excellent communication skills (oral and written)
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