JUNIOR PROJECT ENGINEER
- Design and develop projects of equipment for the food industry (meat).
- Track manufacture, installation and commissioning of projects.
- Develop the overall planning of the project and manage the list and cost control.
- Collaborate with suppliers in the creation of the elements incorporated into the project.
- Propose new innovations and improvements applicable to current products in Metalquimia SA
- To hold a Mechanical or Industrial Engineering degree, specializing in machine building.
- Experience in the design and development of machinery will be highly valued.
- Fluent in English. Other languages will be valued.
- Availability to travel around the world.
- Passion for work, good communication skills, teamwork skills as well as creative and innovation skills.
- Permanent position as part of a leading company in technology and manufacturing equipment for the production of meat products.
- Ongoing training and career plan.
METALQUIMIA, the leader in technology and manufacturing of complete turn-key lines for meat processing, is looking for a Technologist to join the Technology Department.
Reporting to the Technology Department Director their responsibilities will be:
- Participate in the machinery startups to end customers, manage product development and training of the customer’s employees in the correct use of the machinery.
- R & D for the development of meat products as well as technology and techniques for obtaining added value.
- Testing and R & D in the pilot plant.
- Assist Metalquimia internal staff such as Sales and Engineering Departments.
- Participate in the sales process to support the sales team.
- Seminars and conferences about new product and processing trends.
- Education: University studies in Science and Food Technology, Food Engineering, Veterinary, Biology, Biotechnology or related studies. Postgraduate or Master degrees within the same fields and/or related to meat science will be a great asset.
- Experience: even though it is not essential meat sector experience will be an asset.
- The person must provide the following attitudes and skills: innovation, organization, initiative, teamwork, good communication skills and empathy to relate to different environments and different cultures.
- Languages: English and Spanish are a must.
- Willingness to travel
We offer the opportunity to join a leading company, with internal training and chances to progress within the company.
Reporting to the Sales Manager you will be responsible for:
- Planning and executing the sales targets.
- Knowing the market, while detecting and generating business opportunities in your area of responsibility and managing a portfolio of customers and prospects.
- Coordinating a team of representatives and collaborators to follow up on all business opportunities.
- Working closely with your colleagues who are responsible for different areas within the company, in order to meet and channel all the business needs.
- Educational background: Technical university degree (Biology, Chemistry, Food Technology, Engineering…)
- Experience: senior sales experience within the meat and food industry is a must as well as experience in the selling of machinery.
- Languages: proficiency in Spanish and English. A mastery of other languages would be an asset.
- We are looking for someone who has strong leadership and communication skills, who enjoys working in a team environment and considers themselves passionate about their job.
- Must be available to travel.
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