Process Engineer (Controls Engineer)
Bunge Limited (www.bunge.com, NYSE: BG) is a leading global agribusiness and food company operating in over 40 countries with approximately 32,000 employees. Bunge buys, sells, stores and transports oilseeds and grains to serve customers worldwide; processes oilseeds to make protein meal for animal feed; produces edible oil products for consumers and commercial customers in the food processing, industrial and artisanal bakery, confectionery, human nutrition and food service categories; produces sugar and ethanol from sugarcane; mills wheat, corn and rice to make ingredients used by food companies; and sells fertilizer in South America. Founded in 1818, the company is headquartered in White Plains, New York.Position Summary:This position has an overall responsibility for supporting the process control systems and operations in the Channahon plant. This includes maintaining, upgrading, commissioning and optimizing process control systems.Core Functions:Provide process control programming and software engineering of the PLC and DCS systems.Manage the process control network.May suggest or implement equipment purchases, modifications or calibration changes that could result in improved productivity or reduced costs related to productionCoordinate and control system tuning, hardware tuning and hardware integration.Provide process control engineering on all process control projects interacting with engineering, maintenance and production.Maintaining and troubleshooting all PLC and DCS control systems in the plant.Working closely with others to monitor and improve efficiency, output and safety of a plantDevelopment and implementation of new software programs for DCS and PLC control systems.Systems Analysis – Ability to determine how a system should work and how changes in conditions, operations, and the environment will affect outcomes.All other duties as assigned.Responsible for Food Safety and Quality – follow Company quality systems and implement food safety in the design of automation, intelligent systems, smart devices, and industrial systems control throughout the plant.Skill/Experience Requirements:Bachelor''s Degree, preferred Chemical or Electrical Engineering5+ years'' experience in manufacturing environment5+ years'' experience with DCS and PLC platforms.PREFERRED SKILLS AND LEADERSHIPMust demonstrate knowledge and experience in maintaining and upgrading process control systems.Must have an advanced level of computer literacy.Strong diagnostic skills are required.Communication skills and ability to work with various groups of people in a team environment requiredDCS and PLC programming and trouble shooting skills requiredNetwork development-control optimizationBunge is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, citizenship, age, disability or military or veteran status, or any other legally protected status. Bunge is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Minorities/Women/Veterans/DisabledApply for this job.