Project Engineer

Date: Apr 25, 2024

Location: St Johns, MI, US, 48879

Company: Glanbia

Process Project Engineer


Glanbia – MWC


Join this dynamic team focused on delivering better nutrition for every step of life’s journey  

The Opportunity 


This role will work closely with production, maintenance and plant leadership teams to provide engineering solutions that improve the plants processes.  The Process Engineer will report to the Process Project Engineering Manager and essential functions include but are not limited to the following.

  • Design methods for maintaining or increasing plant processes while improving production costs, yields, quality, and safety.
  • Troubleshoots plant process problems and identifies solutions which reduce downtime and reduce maintenance costs.
  • Monitors equipment to identify potential errors and develops solutions to eliminate the reoccurrence of those problems.
  • Designs and conducts plant trials to determine the test methods, procedures, parts, and equipment needed to implement engineering changes.
  • Determines the layout of piping, equipment, and utilities for plant process improvements.
  • Interfaces with all levels of management and employees to gather information and provide guidance for implementation.
  • Monitors equipment to identify potential errors and develops solutions to eliminate the reoccurrence of those problems.
  • Prepare, submit, and manage through to completion all assigned CAPEX improvement projects.

  The Skills you will bring to the team

  • Bachelor's degree (B. A.) in an Engineering discipline from a four-year college or university; and two years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals.
  • Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers.
  • Participate in proactive team efforts to achieve departmental and company goals.
  • Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists.
  • Ability to prioritize tasks, handle multiply projects simultaneously and delegate assignments to others.
  • Proficient personal computer skills including electronic mail, record keeping, routine database activity, word processing, spreadsheet, graphics, etc.
  • Comply with all safety policies, practices and procedures. Report all unsafe activities to supervisor and/or Human Resources.
  • Provide leadership to others through example and sharing of knowledge/skill.

If you think you have what it takes, but don't necessarily meet every single point on the job description, please apply!


Where and how you will work  

The opportunity will be based in St. Johns, MI.  This salaried role works Monday – Friday 8a-5p with flexibility to work earlier or later based on project needs. (more details about the shift schedule will be shared by your recruiting team) 


What we would like to offer you!  

The opportunity to develop your career on a global stage, continuous learning through an on-demand learning platform, and a competitive compensation package including staff discounts, generous family leave policy, health & dental plan, competitive salary, 401K.  


About Glanbia  

The Glanbia Group comprises three divisions: Glanbia Performance NutritionGlanbia Nutritional's, and Joint Ventures. Collectively and with our partners we offer an incredible breadth of expertise in nutrition. We employ a team of 6,000 people, work with global food and beverage companies, and sell our award-winning and market-leading products in 130 countries worldwide.  


At Glanbia, we celebrate diversity, because we know that our individual strengths make us stronger together. We welcome and encourage interest from a variety of candidates, we will give your application consideration, without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender perception or identity, national origin, age, marital status, protected veteran status, or disability status.


At Glanbia, our culture celebrates individuality, knowing that together we are more.


Nearest Major Market: Lansing