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Continuous Improvement Engineer (m/f/d)

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Job ID 189402 Date posted 03/08/2022 Location : Riesa, Germany

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 agricultural supply chain business, where we seamlessly connect farming customers with food, feed and industry.

Job Purpose and Impact

The Continuous Improvement Engineer will focus on optimizing our interconnected components of a manufacturing system. We seek a professional who will develop and apply engineering standards and procedures, providing advice on issues within the engineering field. In this role, you will help coordinate plant location, personnel work flow and ergonomics, materials logistics, production process sequence and equipment layouts.

Key Accountabilities

  • You are responsible for all CI activities at the location and introduce the central standards
  • Identification of new CI projects based on data analysis in order to stabilize production and improve processes
  • You put together groups for identified projects and lead them over the entire project period
  • Introduction of a CI culture through the use and training of all employees in the well-known CI tools
  • You set and track metrics to make goals measurable and communicate success to the management team


  • Bachelor's degree in a related field or equivalent experience
  • Fluent knowledge of German and English
  • experience of continuous improvement in industry
  • You communicate strongly and efficiently, lead training courses and projects and stand up for your convictions

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.

Interested? Then make sure to send us your CV and cover letter in English today:  
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