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Job ID:  49825
Date:  Aug 4, 2022
On Site
Job function:  Manufacturing
Experience level:  Experienced Hire
Business:  DSM Nutritional Products

Senior Process Controls Engineer, Automation - Belvidere, NJ

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Senior Process Controls Engineer, Automation/Belvidere, NJ/On-Site


What You'll Do:

  • Initiate and drive optimization and improvement of the site by providing broad and in depth technological expertise for current automation processes and to guide and safeguard all design and related engineering aspects of projects in a Quality and SHE (safety, health and environment) compliant way.
  • Interface with Operations, Technology and Business Partners to anticipate and propose solutions for current and future business/site needs.
  • Identify, prioritize and manage plant automation process issues and cost drivers by analyzing performance using data driven statistical methods and RCA (Root Cause Analysis) techniques to identify the cause-and-effect relationship.
  • Deliver high level automation technology and engineering expertise for all operating areas on the site.
  • Provides day to day automation and process control support for operating areas under his/her supervision. 
  • Ensures site compliance with engineering codes & practices, safe operating windows and corporate requirements (SHE, Manufacturing, Finance) and cGMP standards.
  • Responsible for the effective and efficient allocation of the Improve Plant Department Operational Expense Budget.
  • Execute feasibility studies and plant trials in support of plant problems, opportunities, product development and technological innovations. 
  • Develop and lead projects within the Improve Plant Work Process and ensure handover to appropriate work process.
  • Monitors progress of a project against milestones or deadlines.


We Bring:  

  • A competitive compensation package, with comprehensive health and welfare benefits  
  • A place to grow and develop  
  • A company that is purpose-led and performance-driven in a corporate culture that values people and planet  
  • The opportunity to work on growing brands and build on a strong foundation  
  • The chance to make improvements and make an impact on the business  


You Bring:

  • BS Degree in an engineering or (Bio) Chemical discipline. 
  • Experience in Automation and Process Control is essential. Detailed training will be provided on new systems and the job holder is expected to master this area as a result of the training.
  • 3+ years of manufacturing experience in various aspects of process control, automation engineering including various DCS and PLC systems.
  • Project management (Engineering).
  • Knowledge in food grade cGMP or Pharmaceutical/Cosmetic manufacturing environment.
  • Quality: Knowledge of ISO Systems, ICH Q7A and cGMPs.


About Manufacturing:

With DSM Nutritional Product sites consistently proving that we have some of the best facilities in the world, it’s obvious that the Manufacturing team doesn't just talk about sustainability. We live it in everything we do. From large solar fields to biomass cogeneration plants, we put green electricity back into local grids while producing the high-quality products and solutions our customers need. We do it by continuously adapting our knowledge, skills and ways of working to meet the demands of our ever-changing world. 


How to Apply:

Interested in this position? Please apply on-line by uploading your resume via our career portal. The procedure will generally be in line with the DSM application process outlined on the DSM career website. Due to privacy regulations we can only actively interact with applications via our career portal.


Royal DSM is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or any other characteristic protected by law.


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