2nd Class Power Engineer

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Date: Feb 20, 2024

Location: Altona, MB, CA, R0G 0B0

Company: Bunge

Reporting to the Chief Power Engineer, the 2nd Class Power Engineer who is a maintenance/relief engineer is responsible for safe and efficient operation of the steam plant, ancillary equipment, quality control and testing, good manufacturing practices (GMP), reporting and safety.  They are responsible by providing relief to other engineers when they are off or sick, maintenance, and troubleshooting for the boiler systems including the boilers, air compressors, softeners, water treatment systems, air dryer and chemicals. Helping Chief Engineer when and where required. Should be flexible in taking over shifts and changing schedule. Duties also include monitoring and logging data points as required, calculating efficiencies, communicating effectively with coworkers and management as required to ensure good operations throughout the area of responsibility.


Core Functions:

  • Responsible for the relief and maintenance.
  • Responsible for the safe operation of the steam plant and ancillary equipment when on shift
  • Help Shift Engineer in his daily activities
  • Review operations with previous shift operator and supervisor
  • Monitor and ensure that all fire protection systems are in proper and safe working order
  • Help in Tracking and logging all Gas Readings, Water treatment system readings, Hydro Readings, Air compressor readings, all plant steam produced and consumption
  • Help in getting gas forecasts to gas supplier
  • Help in performs water analysis on boilers and cooling towers
  • Help in completing daily, weekly, monthly log report
  • Help in maintain the chemical inventory
  • Perform preventative and regular maintenance on all equipment within the position’s area of responsibility as well as conduct weekly test runs on the safety and standby equipment
  • Help in monitoring the safety procedures
  • Help in check safety equipment
  • Provide vacation coverage for other operators
  • Test run the safety and standby equipment weekly
  • Help in checking the boilers, air compressors, softeners, Ro, multimedia filters, wastewater aeration equipment, air dryer, chemicals
  • Team work attitude
  • Help in checking chemical inventory, and give requests for the chemicals needed
  • Should be a team environment personnel
  • Have a good mechanical work attitude
  • Maintain the boiler operator's logbook
  • Responsible to work safely and to comply with all of Bunge’s safety rules and procedures
  • Full knowledge of and compliance with all safety policies and procedures
  • Full knowledge of and compliance with related Good Manufacturing Practices
  • Key member of the plant Emergency Action Plan response team
  • Maintain the equipment as directed by the chief engineer


Skill/Experience Requirements:

  • Valid Manitoba Second Class Power (Operating) Engineer Certificate
  • Basic knowledge of PC applications such as Word, Excel, and Outlook
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Flexibility to work overtime based on operational demands
  • Experience as a shift engineer in a first class plant will be an asset
  • Demonstrated mechanical aptitude
  • Demonstrated oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to work independently but also work effectively within a team
  • Ability to work at heights and in confined spaces
  • Multi-task and prioritize among different projects and initiatives under time constraints and deadlines


Accommodations are available on request. If you need a reasonable accommodation, please contact us by sending an email to BNA.HR.CA.Accessibility@bunge.com



Bunge (NYSE: BG) is a world leader in sourcing, processing and supplying oilseed and grain products and ingredients. Founded in 1818, Bunge’s expansive network feeds and fuels a growing world, creating sustainable products and opportunities for more than 70,000 farmers and the consumers they serve across the globe. The company is headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri and has 25,000 employees worldwide who stand behind more than 350 port terminals, oilseed processing plants, grain facilities, and food and ingredient production and packaging facilities around the world.


Bunge 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, transgender status, 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/Disabled

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