Process Engineer

Jefferson City, Missouri
23 Oct 2018
Job role
Process Engineer
Water & Waste

Who You Are & What You’ll Do

  • Core interface/owner to address and close Waste and Loss according to the WCM prioritization process using AM, PM, FI, ENV, and Q pillar tools and methodologies, within processing department.

  • Deliver FI Initiatives and Projects to drive Waste and Losses following WCM format.

  • Responsible for tracking recipe and formulation issues to escalate to R&D and Innovation Teams external to plant.

  • Responsible for interfacing with R&D and Innovation Teams to help roll out new products or formulations changes.

  • Guidance and Process Owner of small scale capital projects (<$500,000) for department that deliver safety, quality and productivity ambitions.

  • Primary interface with Unilever Engineering to manage and oversee EEM flow for Operations for the development and delivery of largescale capital projects (>$500,000). Scope includes TISI development, ensuring proper installation and commissioning, recipe validation/verification, and development of necessary training/communication.

  • Reliability of all processing assets to include proper function, upkeep and repair.

  • Planning, oversight and execution of all maintenance periods.

  • Create Technical Standards to ensure process stability and operator-level education.

  • Train process operators on technical standards, ingredient knowledge development, and restoration of basic conditions (stability sustainability).

  • Identify and extend good practice to other areas in facility.

  • Core Pillar team member supporting FI and Q Pillar initiatives.


  • Abide by all plant Safety, Health, & Environment (SHE) policies.
  • Attend all Safety, Health, & Environment (SHE) training.
  • Work with a positive Safety, Health, & Environment (SHE) attitude.
  • Serve on a Safety, Health, & Environment (SHE) team as assigned.
  • Be aware of plant SHE significant aspects.
  • Train all new hires on operator certified safety.
  • Participate in plant safety programs (i.e. SBO, Safety/GMP Audit)


  •  You’re a paradox navigator: Manages multiple workstreams, and manages needs of both production & innovation
  •  You’re a born leader: Ability to develop teams in dynamic and adaptive work industry and department
  • You’re a story teller: Coordinate and cooperate with Production teams using data to ensure best solutions for the facility for the needs of today, and future needs.
  • You’re a culture & change champion: Constantly coordinates with multiple teams to ensure best solutions for our facility & employees


What We Can Offer You

Culture for Growth Top Notch Employee Health & Well Being Benefits | Every Voice Matters | Global ReachLife at Unilever | Careers with Purpose | World Class Career Development Programs | Check Out Our Space | Focus On Sustainability



Please note: as part of the job application, you will be asked to complete pre-screening questions.  Completion of the pre-screening questions are mandatory in order to be considered. Please allow yourself plenty of time to complete both the application and pre-screening questions.  If the pre-screening questions are partially answered or not at all, it will adversely affect the progress of your application. Please be aware that you will have to complete the pre-screening questions at once as you will be unable to return to it later. 


Unilever is an organization committed to diversity and inclusion to drive our business results and create a better future every day for our diverse employees, global consumers, partners, and communities. We believe a diverse workforce allows us to match our growth ambitions and drive inclusion across the business.

Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Persons with Disabilities

Applicants and employees are protected from discrimination under Federal law. For more information, please see EEO is the Law.

Employment is subject to verification of pre-employment drug-screening results, Motor Vehicle Records check and background investigation.