Acadian Wild Blueberry is a leading processor of wild blueberries and is in the process of expanding operations to include a battered products line at its state of the art factory in Bois Gagnon, New Brunswick. Acadian Wild Blueberry is a division of the Oxford Food Group, the world's largest processor of Wild Blueberries.
Acadian Wild Blueberry is currently recruiting for a Process Engineer to be based out of Bois-Gagnon, New Brunswick. This position will report to the Engineering Manager located in Oxford, NS.
The ideal candidate is expected to pro-actively identify where processes can be adapted and optimized to ensure cost effectiveness. Throughout the design and implementation process, the Process Engineer will verify practices for efficiency and accuracy in order to ensure that they are safe and improve quality.
The Process Engineer must possess the capabilities to facilitate the change process within the organizations products and processes. Specifically, the Process Engineers duties will include developing an in-depth knowledge of: our supply base; strengths and weaknesses of internal procedures and business processes; strengths and weaknesses of equipment; and the strengths and weaknesses of key personnel who contribute to the quality of the products and services offered by the organization.
This position provides the unique opportunity to be involved with construction and commissioning of the new facility. You will have exposure to refrigeration systems, electrical and mechanical disciplines through production process improvements and capital projects. You have a bachelor's degree in Engineering in either the Mechanical, Industrial or Chemical discipline. Ideally, you have PLC, AutoCAD and processing experience. A team player, you are computer literate with strong interpersonal and written communication skills.
The ideal candidate will have proven hands- on abilities and experience, and significant team management, leadership, and motivational experience.
Please forward your resume with a covering letter demonstrating how your skills and experience meet the above qualifications. Resumes should be faxed or e-mailed referencing "Process Engineer - Acadian Wild" to:
Oxford Frozen Foods Limited, P.O. Box 220, Oxford, NS B0M 1P0
We thank all applicants for their interest in this position, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. No agencies or telephone calls please.