ASR Group/Domino Sugar Packaging Engineer II in Yonkers, New York
ASR Group is the world’s largest refiner and marketer of cane sugar, with an annual production capacity of more than 6 million tons of sugar. The company produces a full line of grocery, industrial, food service and specialty sweetener products. Across North America, ASR Group owns and operates six sugar refineries, located in Louisiana, New York, California, Maryland, Canada and Mexico. In the European Union, the company owns and operates sugar refineries in England, Portugal. ASR Group also owns and operates mills in Mexico and Belize. The company’s brand portfolio includes the leading brands Domino®, C&H®, Redpath®, Tate & Lyle®, Lyle’s® and Sidul®.
The primary responsibility of the Packaging Engineer II is to improve the efficiency, safety, and quality of the Packaging equipment in the Production Department. The engineer manages projects in the packaging department.
DETAILED ROLES & RESPONSIBILITIES
Improves the manufacturability of products and packaging equipment. Works with operations on continuous improvement of packaging lines and equipment. This is a hands-on engineering role.
Troubleshoots and improves new and existing equipment. Partners with operations to gather data to identify root causes and solutions to production problems.
Originates concepts for new and existing packaging equipment, including support equipment such as conveying, robotics, instrumentation, weight control, and quality systems. Manages and engineers approved projects through to completion. Projects will cover a diverse range both in scope and area.
Able to effectively communicate ideas and concepts to peers, subordinates and leadership within the organization and across organizational lines
Ability to work weekends and nights as needed.
2+ years in a manufacturing/industrial environment.
Strong mechanical experience preferred.
Fundamental understanding of electrical design practices, control systems integration, electro-mechanical drive systems, and safety.
Project Management experience
Allen Bradley PLC and Wonderware programming experience a plus.
- BS/BA in mechanical, civil, or electrical engineering or similar discipline such as industrial engineering.
ESSENTIAL CAPABILITIES (KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES AND PERSONAL ATTRIBUTES)
Analytical Thinking & Decision Making
Business & Financial Acumen
Results Orientation & Accountability
Teamwork & Collaboration
LOCATION OF ROLE
- Yonkers, NY.
Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans and Individuals with Disabilities.