Who are we?
Cloetta, founded in 1862, is a leading confectionery company in the Nordic region and The Netherlands. Cloetta is manufacturing and marketing confectionery, chocolate products, nuts, pastilles, chewing gum and pick & mix concepts. In total, Cloetta products are sold in more than 50 markets worldwide.
Cloetta’s popular and much-loved products would not be on the market were it not for the people who work for and with Cloetta. Cloetta has around 2,600 employees in 14 countries working with sales, marketing, production and product development as well as in various support functions. Cloetta’s head office is in Stockholm, Sweden.
Cloetta’s organization consists of a multi-cultural and internationally experienced group of people who operate in an open and free working environment and who adapt to change at both central and local levels.
Cloetta’s Supply Chain division is responsible for production, purchasing, planning, logistics, quality, technology and safety. In Cloetta’s Supply Chain division are 8 factories in Sweden, the Netherlands, Belgium, Slovakia and Ireland. All in all, Cloetta produces about 120.000 tonnes of confectionery and is constantly striving for continuous improvements trough Lean and Value Engineering.
As Group Process Engineer you are responsible for leading process optimization studies, capturing and sharing best practices in all Cloetta sites. It is in your responsibility to provide support to the plants and to create the technology bridge between Innovation, Value Engineering and CAPEX departments.
You will also lead process feasibility and design studies to confirm existing and future capabilities, providing process support to CAPEX projects from the process design stage to process commissioning and process documentation.
As Group Process Engineer your main responsibilities are:
Executing process optimization studies, identifying and capturing best practices, and generating process documentation (process specifications).
Supporting factory teams via troubleshooting methodology.
Transferring process related knowledge to the local teams.
Identifying new technologies and equipment, validating them and by that contributing to more reliable and stable processes, aiming for standardization across all Cloetta sites.
Supporting CAPEX projects, leading the process design and process commissioning phases.
Cooperating with other engineering teams, Quality & Food safety teams, Health & Safety and Environment teams, Operational Excellence team, Value Engineering Teams and Innovation teams to assure best process implementation and process standardization.
Bachelor’s degree in Chemical/Process Engineering
Minimum 5 years of experience in process / food industry
Solid Project management skills
Hygenic design knowledge
Knowledge of process control systems
Fluent in business English
Good knowledge of Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint
Amount of international travel 40 %
Strong drive for results, able to take responsibility, work independent
Good communication skills with ability to manage feedback both upwards and downwards, written and spoken
Proactive, taking initiatives, ownership
Passion for improving, and proactive nature
Analytical, Creative & Flexible
Real team player
Open attitude towards continuous improvement
Good planning & organizing skills
Good stakeholder management