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Date:  6 Jul 2024
Job Req ID:  17784
Category:  Supply Chain and Operations
Country/Region:  BE
City:  Mechelen

Title:  Pringles Process Engineer


The Mechelen plant - part of Kellanova and perhaps your future workplace - is one of the largest and most important Pringles production sites in the world. Our 650 employees produce Pringles for export to Europe, the Middle East and Africa. Did you know that there are more than 30 flavors available?



Your future job:

Product Supply Manufacturing is responsible for every aspect of product making and is recognized as an industry leader for the development of innovative production systems and technologies.


As a process engineer, you will play a vital role in ensuring the reliability, quality, and safety of our equipment and processes. Additionally, you'll have the opportunity to mentor and coach the technical operators in your team, fostering a collaborative and inclusive work environment.

Depending on the team you join, your responsibilities may include analyzing and optimizing production processes (process engineering), implementing new equipment or product upgrades (project or maintenance engineering), or managing raw materials to optimize supply for production.


Join us in a dynamic role where you will:


  • Identify, prioritize, and eliminate process losses to drive efficiency.
  • Build and enhance process capability and control, ensuring top-notch quality.
  • Provide valuable feedback to design and lead smart standardization deployment.
  • Define equipment standards to optimize operations.
  • Lead change management and validation processes, driving continuous improvement.
  • Lead and build the capability of process failures technical troubleshooting.
  • Lead process benchmarking and reapplication efforts to stay ahead of the curve.



Who are we looking for?


  • You hold a degree in civil, industrial or bio-engineering.
  • You have a very good command of both Dutch and English.
  • You are proficient in PC skills - you can easily work with MS Office and SharePoint, and quickly learn internal applications.
  • You have a good understanding of reliability concepts such as OEE, BD, OEE loss tree, etc.
  • You have a good understanding of analytical and troubleshooting concepts such as Checklists, Lean, BPS, YY, BDA, DMAIC.
  • You enjoy acting as a coach on the work floor – you will be spending 80% of your time on the floor- and you like to elevate the skills of technicians to a higher level.
  • You are a team player and contribute to a healthy and collegial work atmosphere.


What can we offer you?

Working in a stimulating environment where collegiality, teamwork, and respect are central - everyone has a place at our table;

A permanent contract with a competitive salary package including:

  • Bonus plan
  • Company restaurant
  • Pension and hospitalization plan
  • Health, accident, and life insurance
  • Annual performance bonus
  • Contribution to commuting costs (no company car).

Opportunities for development and advancement. We encourage this through training and coaching.



For inquiries, you can contact HR at 015 26 54 56. You can apply via the application button.

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