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Project Engineer in South Hutchinson, KS at Morton Salt

Date Posted: 3/29/2020

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Our Environment
It's more than just the white, granular seasoning that enhances the flavor of so many foods. Salt is one of the most widely used minerals on Earth. It's a natural preservative that inhibits the growth of bacteria, and an essential element in our diet.
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Our distribution centers are strategically located to serve the United States' geographically dispersed markets via truck and rail.  Products made in South Hutchinson are from evaporated salt (salt recovered from brine) and are used in Pharmaceutical products, household and food products, as well as for agricultural, water softening and industrial purposes. 

Provides engineering required from inception to actual operation of equipment, systems and buildings required for efficient operation of salt production packaging and shipping facility.
 Assists operating department personnel in selection of replacement equipment and provides expertise for problems beyond capability of department personnel Maintains liaison with Chicago Engineering Department personnel Oversees work of contractors and maintenance personnel on construction projects Directs and supervises draftsmen on specific projects Fills in for vacationing/sick supervisory personnel Provides project engineering expertise to all operations Responsible for ensuring compliance with all HACCP requirements in plant through the completion of work by maintenance department, contractor and capital and expense projects and other improvements.  Person in this position must be knowledgeable of equipment operation throughout the plant. Must have training and expertise in areas of energy management, environmental, health and safety and food quality policies, and regulations. Must have developed a working understanding of control logic and mechanical systems.   

Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or related degree is required. 5 Years Engineering exerience in a manufacturing environment is preferred.Morton Salt is an equal opportunity employer.  We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other protected characteristics.