Project Engineer / operations supervision (m/f/d)

  • Offstein (Obrigheim)
  • Permanent
  • Full-time


We are an international leading company for functional ingredients for humans and animals. Our production sites are located in Germany, Belgium, Chile and Italy. We market our products in over 75 countries with an international sales Network. BENEO is a member of the Südzucker Group.

Your Tasks

Activity as project manager
  •  Process engineering plant design and documentation for the phases pre-, basic- and detail-engineering
  •  supervise project execution including the involved technical planners and trades
  •  responsible for plant planning and implementation of projects in the field of food production, in particular with regard to project content, deadlines, costs, quality, safety and sustainability
  •  Site supervision & commissioning
  •  Deadline and cost controlling of the projects as well as independent, professional and timely project execution
  •  Development and realization of demand-specific solutions and active participation in the preparation of offers and contracts with the specialist departments and specialist planners
  •  Technical leadership of respective project members in planning and execution phases
  •  Ensuring contract and contractor management as well as responsibility for compliance with operational and legal requirements and regulations
Activity in Operational function
  •  Ensure the quality of our products and give efficient solutions to deviations (NC product, microbiology, costumer claims, zooning, etc.) .
  •  Ensure product availability for our customers according to the required needs 
  •  Analyze causes of deviations in production process performance and identify and implement potential solutions to reach stable and optimal production capacity.
  •  Define process performance indicators and track them to challenge the production accordingly.
  •  Lead process focused discussions with other services related to investments or big repairs providing information and ideas (process parameters, health and safety, safety, quality, energy and environment) to ensure the optimal solution is implemented from a process perspective.
  •  Conduct tests and write test reports to optimize production processes and provide information for future investment projects.
  •  Update the production process functional analysis and reports to other departments impacted to maintain up-to-date document management (PID, food certificate, food safety procedures, new item creation).
  •  Define training modules to increase knowledge amongst all production personnel to ensure the correct application of production processes, procedures and work instructions.
  •  Maintain close co-operation with other departments such as the engineering department, CRDS, Quality, maintenance, to ensure transparent, integrated interactions.

Your Profile

Education and experience
  •  Process technologist for milling and grain processing
  •  Several years of experience in project planning and execution of industrial plants, preferably in the food, chemical, power plant and environmental technology sectors 
  •  Certification as project manager advantageous
  •  Knowledge in the areas of explosion protection, plant safety
  •  Experience in the design and specification of process engineering machinery
  •  Experience in IT/OT integration of process plants
  •  Experience in grain/mill technology
  •  Protein fractionation technologies

We Offer

  • Interesting tasks and responsibilities in a growing Business environment
  • Attractive pay scheme and benefits
  • Open communication and flat hierarchies
  • Value-driven company culture



If you are interested we appreciate your online application. For more information please contact:

Doris Kauf
phone: 06359 803 136