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Process Engineer

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Date: Jun 9, 2022

Location: Jackson, GA, US, GA 30233

Company: Bonduelle

What if your job had a real impact? 

By joining Bonduelle, the world leader in ready-to-use plant-based food, you are deciding to make a positive and sustainable impact on yourself, others, and the planet. You will play an active part in our mission: "inspire the transition toward a plant-based diet to contribute to people's well-being and planet health". Bonduelle is a family-run company of 14,600 people which provides over 100 countries with vegetables. 

Well established in the United States, our business unit includes 4 production facilities with more than 3,200 associates. We process fresh vegetables, salads and meal solutions with our own brands: Ready Pac Foods®, Bistro®, Ready Snax®, Cool Cuts® and Bonduelle Fresh Picked™. Join us at Bonduelle to start an adventure where people come first and contribute to a better future through plant-based food!


The Process Engineer is a part of the Corporate Engineering team and will work with a team of Process Engineers to support each manufacturing site, and drive change management and innovation success from beginning to end in the manufacturing process. The Process Engineer will be responsible for:

•    Linking R&D, Marketing, and Manufacturing needs
•    Making Product Development Process (PDP) readiness a key priority
•    Delivering 100% “right the first time”
•    Eliminating the potential for manufacturing site losses when introducing process and product changes
•    Working with the broader Engineering and Operations teams to optimize existing capabilities, standardize processes, and improve processes as needed


Key Deliverables:
•    Validate new product and process capability working with Marketing, R&D, Operations, and Engineering
•    Work with plants in support of new product launches
•    Develop innovative solutions to support new products, processes, and capabilities
•    Assume subject matter expert status for manufacturing processes (washing, drying, filling, etc.) to support all manufacturing sites
•    Perform equipment/process capability analysis and testing
•    Partner with Project Engineers to develop CAPEX project specifications and equipment selection based on performed cost analysis and ROI assumptions
•    Working with Project Engineers, validate new equipment performance and delivery of expectations
•    Work with Project Engineers to standardize equipment and process
•    Work with Operations to optimize equipment capability and performance
•    Work with Quality and Operations teams to develop greater product consistency and quality
•    Build collaborative relationships with business partners.
•    Performs other related duties as assigned.


Minimum Qualifications:
•    Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Science, or Technical area
•    Proficiency in Gmail, Google Sheets, Docs, Slides or equivalent
•    Experience in manufacturing


Desired Qualifications:
•    Experience in food manufacturing
•    1+ years of work experience in an engineering role
•    Experience working with CAD drawings
•    Experience with Lean Manufacturing tools and techniques
•    Experience with Project Management tools and techniques 
•    Ability to work well in a team environment and collaborate up and down the organization
•    A proven track record of results with a bias for action
•    A passion for learning and a craving to work in a fun culture

Bonduelle Fresh Americas requires its employees to provide proof of vaccination against COVID-19, where allowable under the law, unless they are approved for a reasonable accommodation. If you are unable to provide proof of vaccination, you will be required to provide proof of a COVID test on a weekly basis


Bonduelle Fresh Americas is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We believe in hiring individuals from diverse backgrounds and experiences to create a workforce that truly reflects our communities. All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, sexual orientation, national origin, marital status, parental status, ancestry, disability, gender identity, veteran status, genetic information, other distinguishing characteristics of diversity and inclusion, or any other legally protected status. We are committed to providing reasonable accommodation to veterans and individuals with disabilities or special needs during the application process and employment. If you need assistance, please contact us at (626) 856-8686 or