Perform engineering duties in planning and project managing in food manufacturer (wheat products particular). Duties include but not limited to: project initiation, budgeting, planning / scheduling, implementation/execution management, and sourcing/managing outside vendors. Oversee food manufacturing, installation, integration, government regulations, and full circle of machinery applications.
Research, evaluate, and install mechanical products, equipment, systems and processes to meet requirements. Applying knowledge of engineering principles.
Manage machine investment and plant relocation projects. Including but not limited to the cooler, heating system, and electrical system.
Evaluate mechanical process and prototype of machineries.
Confer with engineers or other personnel to implement operating procedures, resolve system malfunctions, or provide technical information.
Conduct research that tests or analyzes the feasibility, design, operation, or performance of equipment, components, or systems.
Develop and test models of alternate designs and processing methods to assess feasibility, operating condition effects, possible new applications and necessity of modification.
Oversee installation, to ensure that machines or equipment are installed and functioning according to specifications.
Estimate costs and submit bids for engineering, construction, or extraction projects, and prepare contract documents.
Establish or coordinate the maintenance or safety procedures, service schedule, or supply of materials required to maintain machines or equipment in the prescribed condition.
Study industrial processes to determine where and how application of equipment can be made.
POSITION QUALIFICATIONSCompetency Statement(s)
Conceptual Thinking - Ability to think in terms of abstract ideas.
Problem Solving - Ability to find a solution for or to deal proactively with work-related problems.
Project Management - Ability to organize and direct a project to completion.
Strategic Planning - Ability to develop a vision for the future in which the long range goals can be achieved.
Accuracy - Ability to perform work accurately and thoroughly.
Analytical Skills - Ability to use thinking and reasoning to solve a problem.
Leadership: Ability to plan, organize, and monitor projects.
Language skills: Ability to read, write, speak English. Fluent in Chinese is a plus, not a must.
SKILLS & ABILITIES
Education: Bachelor's Degree in mechanical engineering is a must, higher degree preferred; electrical engineering combined is a plus.
Experience: Minimum 5-7 years of mechanical engineering and project management experience with packaging technology line, automation, food manufacturing or process design applications.
Computer Skills: Excellent in Microsoft Suites, and other related engineering software (AutoCAD, Solid works, etc.).
Language Skills: Prefer to have thorough reading/writing/speaking knowledge of English and proficient in Chinese
Wonton Food Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, genetic information, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other protected characteristics.
The position is office-based and located at Brooklyn, NY.
Wonton Food Inc. started its operation in the year 1973. It is now the largest Fortune Cookies manufacturer in the world. We currently have five manufacturing facilities across the United States producing a variety of products such as Noodles, Wrappers, Bean Sprout, and Eggroll Mix. The company has over 500 highly trained and dedicated associates overseeing every aspect of the operation and is pro...ud to deliver high quality products to distributors, retailers, and exporter throughout the United States, South America, Canada and Europe. Wonton Food has established itself as a global brand with its eyes on the local communities in which it serves.