Description

Billions of people come into contact with Bühler technologies to cover their basic needs for food and mobility every day. For this, we develop the best process solutions along complete value chains and make full use of digitalization, for example with our digital platform Bühler Insights. It monitors, analyzes and adjusts industrial processes to ma…
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Process Engineer

  • Job TypeFull Time
  • QualificationBachelors
  • Experience
  • LocationGauteng
  • CityJohannesburg
  • Job FieldEngineering / Technical 

A vacancy exists for a Process Engineer – Reporting to the Team Manager Technology in Buhler (Pty) Ltd Johannesburg

Tasks

  • Assist the technology department in providing correct information according to Bühler standards for the design of concept or execution diagrams and correct machine specifications.
  • Provide technical support to Sales, Customer Service, and the entire Project Execution department.
  • Establish solutions for customer opportunities and projects.
  • Surveys of simple and complex plants. Commissioning single machines and support for standard and complex plants.
  • Development of technological experience and knowhow and the usage of it (creating of flow diagrams – >60% storage facilities).
  • Development of independent work and project execution.
  • Compliance with processes, procedures, and tools.
  • Compliance of agreed fix points/ delivery dates within the project.
  • Autonomous conducting of single machine start up at local customers’ sites, including subsequent reporting.
  • Support of Sales, CS, Quotation and Project Execution with technical matters of equipment and processes.
  • Perform first plant start-up with an experienced person.
  • Perform plant start-up of single machines with Discharge certificate.
  • Support technology department with sharing knowledge and skills, establish flow diagrams for simple and standard projects (Grain Storage Solutions and Milling), according to correct Buhler standards.
  • Doing surveys or site visits and establish solutions with an experienced person.
  • Establishes Customer-related solutions on his/her own, giving consideration to the standard modules.
  • Technological customer consulting.
  • Customer consulting on spare and wear parts, retrofit packs, service contracts, and e-Business solutions.
  • Involvement in new developments.
  • Development of technological experience and knowhow and the usage of it (creating of flow diagrams – >60% storage facilities).
  • Development of independent work and project execution.
  • Compliance with processes, procedures and tools.
  • Compliance of agreed fix points/ delivery dates within the project.
  • Autonomous conducting of single machine start up at local customers’ sites, including subsequent reporting.
  • Support of Sales, CS, Quotation and Project Execution with technical matters of equipment and processes.
  • Perform first plant start-up with an experienced person.
  • Perform plant start-up of single machines with Discharge certificate.
  • Support technology department with sharing knowledge and skills, establish flow diagrams for simple and standard projects (Grain Storage Solutions and Milling), according to correct Buhler standards.
  • Doing surveys or site visits and establish solutions with an experienced person.
  • Establishes Customer-related solutions on his/her own, giving consideration to the standard modules.
  • Technological customer consulting.
  • Customer consulting on spare and wear parts, retrofit packs, service contracts, and e-Business solutions.
  • Involvement in new developments.
  • was done to satisfaction
  • Commissioning of plants or equipment with product and adjust process to ensure plant is running efficiently on contractual performance.
  • Record data during commissioning, and mill surveys. Weekly reports during commissioning and final report after return in a qualified manner
  • Capture all relevant data on Bühler system.
  • Record any project deviations, technical issues, and product improvements in the Bühler CAQ system.
  • Capture return of experience and best practices, apply lessons learned to all templates

Required qualifications

  • Minimum 1 years in a commercial processing facility or proof of sufficient skills.
  • Willing to travel a great deal (approx. > 30%).
  • Strong planning, organizing and priority setting skills.
  • Higher technological education.
  • Fluent in English.
  • Good knowledge of AutoCAD will be beneficial

Preferred qualifications

  • Strong interpersonal and teamwork skills.
  • Ability to work with international process engineering teams.
  • Must be able to work under extreme pressure.
  • Customer focused.
  • Sound judgment and decision-making skills.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to work in a matrix organization.
  • Strong written and oral communication skills, including the ability to interface effectively with people inside and outside of the company.
  • Basic knowledge in the areas of food safety, ATEX, and safety analysis plus knowledge of relevant safety regulations.
  • Basic knowledge of the M2M (machine to machine) process.
  • Good industry knowledge.
  • Comfortable working on multiple projects at one time. Able to plan and organize work in order to meet project dates and objectives.
  • Knowledge and application of the fundamentals of efficient letter and e-mail communications.
  • Expert knowledge of MS Office, IBM, SAP Basic, PPM, and other additional programs.
  • Good knowledge of all laboratory methods that are applied in a modern grain mill

Application documents

  • Comprehensive CV
  • Certified copy of ID
  • Certified copies of all qualifications
  • Contactable References

Method of Application

Interested and qualified? Go to Bühler Group on recruitingapp-2579.umantis.com to apply