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Stantec Food Process Engineer (Minnesota) in Rochester, Minnesota

Food Process Engineer (Minnesota) - ( 210000N5 )


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Your Opportunity

Wenck now a part of Stantec is seeking a Food Process Engineer to join our Facilities & Process Engineering team in our Maple Plain, Minnesota office. In this role, you will work closely with Process Engineers and Process Designers on industrial projects, with heavy focus on food-based projects.

Your Key Responsibilities

  • Development of mass & energy balance

  • Development of process flow diagrams and P&IDs

  • Development of performance specifications for process equipment and unit operations.

  • Performing fieldwork necessary to gather data, check tie-ins and provide construction support.

  • Assist in preparation of proposals and estimating of new projects

  • Coordinating with other disciplines and construction trades.


Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • 5 years of relevant engineering experience

  • Strong background of food process systems and sanitary design.

  • Strong understanding of standards and regulations for food plants such as FDA, USDA, Dairy 3A

  • Able on to work independently as well as part of a team.

  • Effective verbal and written communication skills with both clients and project team members, with a strong customer service attitude.

  • Strong analytical skills and good attention to detail with the ability to recognize discrepancies.

  • Strong organizational skills for maintaining project files and information received from clients and vendors.

  • Basic understanding of task hour estimating and being accountable for personal hour budgets.

  • Must be able to meet deadlines and put in the time needed to get the job done.

  • Able to travel regionally, conduct short overnight trips, or other

  • Passion for implementing new technologies such as 3D scanning, VR/AR, and Digital Twin, into projects

Education and Experience

  • Four-year (minimum) degree in an appropriately related discipline, such as Chemical Engineering, Bioproducts Engineering, Food Engineering, etc.

Work Environment and Physical Demands

Indoor (Office Environment) Activities are performed in an environmentally controlled office setting. Noise level varies but generally at levels of conversation. Majority of time spent using a computer/laptop at a workstation and related office equipment. Time spent carrying, reaching, lifting, bending, pushing, and pulling up to 9 kilograms / 20 pounds Occasional – 1-33% of shift. Subject to extended periods of sitting; may be required to stand for varying lengths of time and walk short to moderate distances to perform work. Ability to wear appropriate personal protective equipment if needed.


This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties, or responsibilities required of the employee. Other duties, obligations, and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice. #Wenck

Primary Location : United States-Minnesota-Maple Plain

Other Locations : United States, United States-Minnesota-Minneapolis, United States-Missouri, United States-Minnesota-Saint Cloud, United States-Minnesota-Rochester, United States-Minnesota-Golden Valley, United States-Minnesota-Little Canada, United States-Minnesota-Maple Plain, United States-Minnesota-Woodbury, United States-Minnesota

Job : Process Engineer

Organization : BC-2277 Environmental Services-US North Central

Employee Status : Regular

Job Level : Individual Contributor

Travel : No

Schedule : Full-time

Job Posting : Aug 24, 2021, 9:39:58 AM

Req ID: 210000N5

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