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Technology Engineer- Mexico, MO


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Job Title: Technology Engineer- Mexico, MO
Location: Mexico, MO, Midwest United States, USA
Company: Archer Daniels Midland Company (ADM)
Industry Sector: Agribusiness
Industry Type: Commodities and Trading
Career Type: Customer Support
Job Type: Full Time
Minimum Years Experience Required: N/A
Salary: 0
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Technology Engineer- Mexico, MO
Mexico, crush and biodiesel plants
This is an exempt level position

Position Summary:
The Technology Engineer will apply engineering principles to new and existing facilities with tasks ranging from process design to the evaluation/implementation of new technologies. The primary purpose of the position is to ensure plant process systems are designed, built, operated, and maintained at optimal levels.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Display a dedication to lead, develop and support safety and promote a safety culture. Promote continuous process safety improvement.
  • Benchmark the location versus internal and external best available technologies and drive improvements.
  • Manage and prioritize the Wave portfolio in cooperation with the Plant Manager or Focused improvement pillar and/or the Director of Technology, where applicable.
  • Develop and maintain a 5-year project portfolio to include capital budgeting, execution and to strike a balance between NDE and productivity/growth.
  • Collaborate with the appropriate COE's to ensure alignment of technology.
  • Explore, propose and/or champion new process technologies and equipment suppliers.
  • Work within the Global Technology Center to standardize operations, share standard methodologies and implement new technologies.
  • Assist plant operations in solving applicable technical problems.
  • Support the facility in setting up goals.
  • Work closely with company subject matter experts on the implementation of innovative approaches to plant operation and maintenance.
  • Act as a resource for plant process engineers through coaching, mentoring, and conducting training sessions.
Required Skills:

  • Dedication to working safely and to the awareness for the safety of others.
  • Strong knowledge of a variety of process unit operations. Some examples include: extraction, biodiesel, extrusion, evaporation, drying, grinding and centrifugation.
  • Experience with optimization/analytical processes and tools.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills for working with plant engineers and management.
  • Working knowledge of common process drawings and documentation, such as P&IDs and control narratives.
  • Willingness to spend time in plant areas - tolerate extreme temperatures, walk long distances, stand, climb stairs and ladders and move through close spaces.
  • Ability to work effectively on a team as well as independently while traveling to remote plant locations.
  • High level of motivation and results-oriented way of working.
  • Some travel with overnight stay required.

Required Education:

  • Bachelor's Degree in the fields of Chemistry, Food Processing, Production Manufacturing, Engineering, Technology, or other related field.
Required Experience:

  • Minimum 3 years' experience with plant process systems.
Desired Experience:
Operations supervision and/or Process/Project Engineer.

Relocation assistance is available with this position.


This position offers a complete benefit package, including 401K/ESOP, pension, health, life and dental insurance.

ADM requires the successful completion of applicable pre-employment drug screen, medical questionnaire and a background check.

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Job Post Date: 08/28/20
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