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Position at JBS USA Food Company


Salaried & Salaried Non-Exempt Position

Position Title: Industrial Engineer

Department: Industrial Engineering

Location: Tolleson, Arizona

Salary Class: Exempt

Title of Supervisor: Industrial Engineering Manager

Purpose & Scope:

· Key purpose of this position is to develop, install and maintain cost effective methods of manufacturing in the Tolleson, AZ facility.

Principle Responsibilities:

· Participates in initiation phase of new production lines to assist in design for cost effective manufacturing, layout, labor, and efficiencies

· Prepare detailed layouts of plant facilities to optimize utilization and product flow.

· Develop, install, and maintain equitable standards. Work includes the establishment of the format to be used in the development of standards data, crewing guides, reconciliation reports and the use of work-sampling techniques to resolve questions of operator utilization or performance.

· Measure variances to standards, identifies out of control variances, investigates reasons and suggests solutions, installs, and follow up.

· Keeps tally of the method changes reducing cost of production and strives for budgeted goal. Completes daily/weekly labor efficiency report.

· Keeps abreast for the trend of technology, investigates, installs most effective methods of manufacturing to keep company at competitive edge

· Drive the use of processes throughout the business. Be a lead in process map training and drive the culture of continuous process improvement.

· Assist in financial planning and cost analysis. (Labor reporting and cost to produce analysis)

· Selects appropriate techniques of work measurement and measures work contents of support labors. Installs standards, measures performance against standards.

· Responsible for all equipment necessary to complete duties.

· Responsible for labor issues relative to RE/Workload management with legal department, UFCW, Wage and Hour.

· Work directly with all levels of the management team to disseminate information that will assist them in meeting goals

· Minimal travel to other locations, 10%-15%

· Perform other projects/assignments as required.

Education: Four-year degree in Engineering or related field.


· 2+ years of experience in Food Industry beneficial

· Predetermined Time Software (EASE) experience beneficial

Special Skills:

· Advanced computer skills with emphasis on Excel and other Microsoft Office products

· General knowledge of machinery within kill/fabrication floors

· Must be able to learn quickly and make good decisions

· Must be able to work in a team environment and perform a variety of duties

· Good technical skills

· Ability to communicate fluently in English, both written and verbal


Internal: Regional Beef Team

External: Contractors

Manages: This position has no direct reports.