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Manufacturing Engineer Manager

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Date: Oct 6, 2021

Location: Channahon, IL -Illinois, US, 60410

Company: Bunge

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.

Position Summary:

Engineering Manager is responsible for direction and management of the engineering and associated project activities of the organization.  Provides technical guidance and ensures sound engineering procedures, effective use of facilities and maintains organizational standards.  Leads engineering team in design, development, production launch, and maintenance and  approves costs for engineering department.   


Core Functions:

  • Perform administrative functions such as reviewing and writing reports, approving expenditures, enforcing rules, and making decisions about the purchase of materials or services.
  • Coordinate and direct projects, making detailed plans to accomplish goals and directing the integration of technical activities.
  • Confer with management, production, and marketing staff to discuss project specifications and procedures.
  • Recruit employees, assign, direct, and evaluate their work, and oversee the development and maintenance of staff competence.
  • Develop and implement policies, standards and procedures for the engineering and technical work performed in the department, service, laboratory or firm.
  • Review and recommend or approve contracts and cost estimates.
  • Will work in a production capacity as required by project/staffing levels.
  • All other duties as assigned.
  • Engineering Manager is responsible for Food Safety and Quality – Follow company Quality Systems and implement Food Safety in the design and planning of projects for site development and operational improvements.


Skills/Experience Requirements:

Bachelor's degree in mechanical, civil, agricultural, electrical, or chemical engineering required

At least 10 years of experience, in plant operations, maintenance and safety is required.

Proficiency with applicable computer software packages including AutoCAD, Microsoft Word, Excel and Project.
Knowledge of design codes and government regulations affecting the industry including NFPA 36, NFPA 61, OSHA and EPA is preferred.
Demonstrates mechanical aptitude and interest with strong problem solving skills.
Demonstrates organizational and planning capabilities.

Demonstrated track record of success delivering presentations and proposals

Strong verbal and written communication skills.
Collaborative team player.



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

Nearest Major Market: Chicago

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