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Project Engineer

Location: Billingham, United Kingdom
Contract term: Permanent
Reference: 2018-010
Hours: Full Time

To apply for this role please submit your cv and covering letter or contact us on the following:

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About Us

Quorn Foods, with our entrepreneurial spirit is a great place to work. Our people are passionate, take initiative and accountability and, most of all, work together as one team, focused on one shared goal with common values.

We are an ambitious, growing, independent FMCG company, focused on creating the world’s leading meat-alternative business, through our market leading Quorn and Cauldron brands. We are a global business that designs, manufactures and sells our healthy protein products in the UK and internationally with annual sales turnover in excess of £200 million across 17 territories.

Following acquisition in 2015 by Monde Nissin Corporation, we have ambitious plans to become a $1bn dollar company, with growth of more than 15% annually we hope to meet this target by 2027.

We are investing £150 million in additional capacity over the next 5 years, including the continued expansion of our Billingham site to keep up with growing demand for our delicious meat-free products! Our Fermenter towers are a long-standing feature of the Teesside sky-line and significant investment is planned to build further fermentation capacity, starting imminently

The Role

This on-going growth and expansion has led to the creation of an exciting new role. We are looking for an experienced Project Engineer to lead on the expansion of our Fermentation plant in Billingham.

The successful candidate will lead capital projects from initial proposal to project sanction while also providing project management support for fermenter development / research projects. Demonstrable and significant Project Management experience is essential.

You are highly likely to be a Chartered Mechanical or Chemical Engineer with significant experience of fermentation or be able to demonstrate the equivalent in another relevant process industry, such as brewing, beverage, pharmaceutical or healthcare.

You will be able to demonstrate a high level of technical competence within your own discipline, complimented by an appreciation of other Engineering disciplines. You will also demonstrate a real passion and interest in Technical developments within the field.

You will build and maintain both internal and external relationships that enable you to keep up to date with the most effective industry solutions available to Quorn whilst integrating projects into other departmental work flows.

Quorn Foods is a great place to work, a community as well as a company, with ambition and an entrepreneurial spirit. Our values are clear to all who deal with us. Our people are passionate, take initiative, are committed to safety and quality and, most of all, work together as one team, focused on one shared goal - to help the world eat more healthily and sustainably by providing better protein, for you and the planet.

To apply, please forward your CV to hr@quornfoods.com. You can also use this e-mail address if you have any questions about the role before you apply.

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