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Sr Engineer (Capital Investment)

Sr Engineer (Capital Investment)

As a leader in the science of nutrition, Nestlé Health Science believes in empowering healthier lives for patients and consumers through a rich product portfolio featuring top brands such as Garden of Life®, Nature’s Bounty®, Vital Proteins®, Nuun®, Persona Nutrition®, BOOST®, Carnation Breakfast Essentials®, Peptamen®, Compleat Organic Blends®, and more, as well as through Aimmune Therapeutics, a biopharmaceutical company developing therapies to prevent, manage and treat food, GI and metabolic-related diseases.

 

Our team members are challenged to make a genuine impact and play an integral role in driving the business forward. We embrace a dynamic culture that always puts the consumer first, and where ownership, accountability and agility are celebrated at every level. To help our people thrive, we offer expansive career growth potential, the opportunity to work alongside and learn from talented colleagues with diverse backgrounds and skill sets, and a range of best-in-class benefits.

 

We have more than 11,000 employees around the world, and products available in over 140 countries.

 

This position is not eligible for Visa Sponsorship.

 

Position Summary: 
The position will be responsible to administratively manage & coordinate the Nestle Health Science (NHSc) Global capital investment portfolio & simultaneously provide process, project engineering technical support to operations. In this role, the individual responsible to closely work with market & global Chief Engineer help manage the Capital investment portfolio, act as the market champion of investment tools, assist with the preparation and execution of capital and expense projects, report out the weekly & monthly KPI’s in close collaboration across all manufacturing sites of NHSc. As Process engineer, drive continuous improvements including developing, designing processes and procedures for manufacturing and packaging.    

 

Key Responsibilities:
• Championing the Global Nestle Capital Management tool.  Work directly with facility engineers and finance controllers to keep capital system up to date and shepherd new projects through the submission and approval process.
• Review all Major capital project submissions for adherence to Nestle standards.  Coach and guide the Project Managers and Engineers to ensure submission materials present a coherent and consistent message that fully describe the project deliverables.  
• Work directly with Global & US Market Chief Engineer to maintain global capital projections and build capital tracking presentations for use to present to Nestle Executive Leadership.
• Enable Capital Investment processes within new acquired businesses 
• Troubleshoot directly with the capital system users as needed.  
• Lead, design, install, commission, and start-up as well as maintain and improve process and packaging equipment’s
• Works to identify root cause of manufacturing failures using structured problem solving.  Applies root cause fixes to prevent reoccurrence.
• Ensures compliance of process parameters and operational conditions with USDA and FDA regulations as applicable to design or improvements
• Responsible for improvement initiatives that define equipment data, equipment capabilities, utilization, efficiencies, and obsolescence. 
• Strong collaboration with other key functions on executing projects including R&D, the Manufacturing Reliability team, the Continuous Improvement team, and autonomous maintenance team.
• As subject matter expert, provide technical leadership in the areas of liquid & kitchen process, aseptic operations, packaging, and CIP. 
• Develop project justification and engineering proposals for capital credit submission.
• Proficient on problem solving methodologies (DMAIC, GSTD or BDA) 
• Proficient on data analysis and loss deployment 
• Proficient skills in troubleshooting mechanical, process, and automation related issues
• Coordinate across manufacturing facilities & global operations teams for capital investments 
• Coordinates with the Business Unit, Engineering, Maintenance, and others as necessary to provide information regarding necessary improvements to equipment / processes to reach targets. 
• Participates in budget preparation and capital expenditure recommendations. 
• Tracks and reports progress of Capital Investments and critical KPI’s 
• Utilizes the investment tools & Management of Change process as needed.

 

Travel: Case to case per business needs (30 - 40 %) 
Employee shall follow NPTC NHSc safety & environmental objectives & targets, follow the plant safety rules, report unsafe conditions immediately, report incidents immediately or by the end of the shift, maintain compliance with regulations, and refer to the Safety & Environmental Management System(s) on all related procedures and programs.

 

Experience and Education Requirements:
• Bachelor’s degree in mechanical, Chemical, Food Engineering or equivalent with experience in the food, beverage, or dairy industries or other technical degree.
• 1+ years of engineering experience in Project Management, Capital investment portfolio
• MS Excel, MS Projects and other MS Tools along with analytics
• Experience with UHT / Aseptic operation in a food, beverage or dairy plant - Preferred
• Experience with process control of liquid or aseptic processes - Preferred
• Knowledge on CIP systems, Hygienic engineering, food industry GMPs

 

Requisition ID:

202233 

 

It is our business imperative to remain a very inclusive workplace.

 

To our veterans and separated service members, you're at the forefront of our minds as we recruit top talent to join Nestlé. The skills you've gained while serving our country, such as flexibility, agility, and leadership, are much like the skills that will make you successful in this role.  In addition, with our commitment to an inclusive work environment, we recognize the exceptional engagement and innovation displayed by individuals with disabilities.  Nestlé seeks such skilled and qualified individuals to share our mission where you’ll join a cohort of others who have chosen to call Nestlé home.

 

The Nestlé Companies are an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer seeking diversity in qualified applicants for employment.  All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, gender, gender identity, age, religion, national origin, ancestry, disability, perceived disability, medical condition, genetic information, veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other protected status, as defined by applicable law. Prior to the next step in the recruiting process, we welcome you to inform us confidentially if you may require any special accommodations in order to participate fully in our recruitment experience. Contact us at accommodations@nestle.com or please dial 711 and provide this number to the operator: 1-800-321-6467.

 

This position is not eligible for Visa Sponsorship.

As a leader in the science of nutrition, Nestlé Health Science believes in empowering healthier lives for patients and consumers through a rich product portfolio featuring top brands such as Garden of Life®, Nature’s Bounty®, Vital Proteins®, Nuun®, Persona Nutrition®, BOOST®, Carnation Breakfast Essentials®, Peptamen®, Compleat Organic Blends®, and more, as well as through Aimmune Therapeutics, a biopharmaceutical company developing therapies to prevent, manage and treat food, GI and metabolic-related diseases.

 

Our team members are challenged to make a genuine impact and play an integral role in driving the business forward. We embrace a dynamic culture that always puts the consumer first, and where ownership, accountability and agility are celebrated at every level. To help our people thrive, we offer expansive career growth potential, the opportunity to work alongside and learn from talented colleagues with diverse backgrounds and skill sets, and a range of best-in-class benefits.

 

We have more than 11,000 employees around the world, and products available in over 140 countries.

 

This position is not eligible for Visa Sponsorship.

 

Position Summary: 
The position will be responsible to administratively manage & coordinate the Nestle Health Science (NHSc) Global capital investment portfolio & simultaneously provide process, project engineering technical support to operations. In this role, the individual responsible to closely work with market & global Chief Engineer help manage the Capital investment portfolio, act as the market champion of investment tools, assist with the preparation and execution of capital and expense projects, report out the weekly & monthly KPI’s in close collaboration across all manufacturing sites of NHSc. As Process engineer, drive continuous improvements including developing, designing processes and procedures for manufacturing and packaging.    

 

Key Responsibilities:
• Championing the Global Nestle Capital Management tool.  Work directly with facility engineers and finance controllers to keep capital system up to date and shepherd new projects through the submission and approval process.
• Review all Major capital project submissions for adherence to Nestle standards.  Coach and guide the Project Managers and Engineers to ensure submission materials present a coherent and consistent message that fully describe the project deliverables.  
• Work directly with Global & US Market Chief Engineer to maintain global capital projections and build capital tracking presentations for use to present to Nestle Executive Leadership.
• Enable Capital Investment processes within new acquired businesses 
• Troubleshoot directly with the capital system users as needed.  
• Lead, design, install, commission, and start-up as well as maintain and improve process and packaging equipment’s
• Works to identify root cause of manufacturing failures using structured problem solving.  Applies root cause fixes to prevent reoccurrence.
• Ensures compliance of process parameters and operational conditions with USDA and FDA regulations as applicable to design or improvements
• Responsible for improvement initiatives that define equipment data, equipment capabilities, utilization, efficiencies, and obsolescence. 
• Strong collaboration with other key functions on executing projects including R&D, the Manufacturing Reliability team, the Continuous Improvement team, and autonomous maintenance team.
• As subject matter expert, provide technical leadership in the areas of liquid & kitchen process, aseptic operations, packaging, and CIP. 
• Develop project justification and engineering proposals for capital credit submission.
• Proficient on problem solving methodologies (DMAIC, GSTD or BDA) 
• Proficient on data analysis and loss deployment 
• Proficient skills in troubleshooting mechanical, process, and automation related issues
• Coordinate across manufacturing facilities & global operations teams for capital investments 
• Coordinates with the Business Unit, Engineering, Maintenance, and others as necessary to provide information regarding necessary improvements to equipment / processes to reach targets. 
• Participates in budget preparation and capital expenditure recommendations. 
• Tracks and reports progress of Capital Investments and critical KPI’s 
• Utilizes the investment tools & Management of Change process as needed.

 

Travel: Case to case per business needs (30 - 40 %) 
Employee shall follow NPTC NHSc safety & environmental objectives & targets, follow the plant safety rules, report unsafe conditions immediately, report incidents immediately or by the end of the shift, maintain compliance with regulations, and refer to the Safety & Environmental Management System(s) on all related procedures and programs.

 

Experience and Education Requirements:
• Bachelor’s degree in mechanical, Chemical, Food Engineering or equivalent with experience in the food, beverage, or dairy industries or other technical degree.
• 1+ years of engineering experience in Project Management, Capital investment portfolio
• MS Excel, MS Projects and other MS Tools along with analytics
• Experience with UHT / Aseptic operation in a food, beverage or dairy plant - Preferred
• Experience with process control of liquid or aseptic processes - Preferred
• Knowledge on CIP systems, Hygienic engineering, food industry GMPs

 

Requisition ID:

202233 

 

It is our business imperative to remain a very inclusive workplace.

 

To our veterans and separated service members, you're at the forefront of our minds as we recruit top talent to join Nestlé. The skills you've gained while serving our country, such as flexibility, agility, and leadership, are much like the skills that will make you successful in this role.  In addition, with our commitment to an inclusive work environment, we recognize the exceptional engagement and innovation displayed by individuals with disabilities.  Nestlé seeks such skilled and qualified individuals to share our mission where you’ll join a cohort of others who have chosen to call Nestlé home.

 

The Nestlé Companies are an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer seeking diversity in qualified applicants for employment.  All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, gender, gender identity, age, religion, national origin, ancestry, disability, perceived disability, medical condition, genetic information, veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other protected status, as defined by applicable law. Prior to the next step in the recruiting process, we welcome you to inform us confidentially if you may require any special accommodations in order to participate fully in our recruitment experience. Contact us at accommodations@nestle.com or please dial 711 and provide this number to the operator: 1-800-321-6467.

 

This position is not eligible for Visa Sponsorship.

Bridgewater, NJ, US, 08807

Bridgewater, NJ, US, 08807


Nearest Major Market: New Jersey

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