- Research Experience
- Research & Development
- Health Insurance
- Dental Insurance
- Paid Time Off
American Custom Drying has an exciting opportunity for a Process Engineer. The successful candidate will take the lead with onboarding new customers, provide support to production and help implement capital projects.
American Custom Drying has been around for more than 50 years and provides Toll Spray Drying Services for Specialty Food, Additive and Soft Chemical customers.
Essential Job Functions:
Onboard new customers including new product review, plant trials and helping transition to full production.
Provide research and development knowledge on new product trials as needed.
Determine the feasibility and identify safety concerns for new products.
Perform engineering calculations during pilot trials.
Complete required paperwork pre and post trials.
Train Production Supervisors and Production Operators on new products as needed.
Provide customer support for both pilot and full - scale production.
Provide guidance and support to the Production Manager and Production Supervisors; sometimes on a 24-hour basis.
Work closely with Maintenance on capital projects from concept to implementation.
Bachelor?s Degree in Chemical Engineering preferred.
Minimum 7 years working experience, preferably in a food ingredient manufacturing environment.
Detail and process - oriented approach to solving problems and performing trials.
Basic knowledge of common manufacturing equipment ? pumps, tanks, motors, PLCs, etc.
Familiarity with SQF and HACCP a plus.
What We Offer:
Competitive base salary and bonus structure
Comprehensive benefits (Full medical, dental, 401k, Paid Time Off)