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(Archived) Pilot Plant Technician

Last Updated: 9/22/20

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Pilot Plant Technician Job Description

JOB SUMMARY:This position is responsible for assisting with organizing and performing pilot plant trials and associated support work under general supervision.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:1. Organize and prepare formulations, as per NesTMS requirements, and perform pilot plant trials in a safe and efficient manner2. Set-up, operate and clean food-processing equipment3. Maintain equipment in good sanitary and working condition4. Maintain a safe, clean and sanitary work area5. Organize and record data as outlined in the pilot plant request6. Prepare summaries of trial results with recommendations for processing/product improvements based on observations7. Working skills/knowledge of equipment and unit operations in the pilot plant8. Adhere to all facility policies concerning safety, security, Good Laboratory and Good Manufacturing Practices (GLP & GMP)9. Travel as required for factory trials, factory start-ups or training10. Practice safety in the work area ADDITIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES: Light mechanical repair/plumbing as required• Interact with project teams and participate in project discussions as required • Actively participate in cross-training as needed as well as learning new skills required due to technology advances• Reviews/Updates SOP’s and SSOP’s• Additional duties as assigned
SUPERVISION GIVEN AND RECEIVED: Receives supervision from the Pilot Plant Supervisor

JOB QUALIFICATIONS (Education, Experience, and Knowledge): High School Diploma (or GED) • Working knowledge of factory type equipment operations• Willingness to become a licensed fork lift operator• Good mechanical skills or aptitude• Good teamwork, interpersonal, communication, organization, math and writing skills• Computer literacy

Job: Pilot Plant Technician Primary Location: Saint Louis, MO US Other Location: Career Area: Professional Nestle Purina PetCare Company https://nestleusa.taleo.net/careersection/9/jobdetail.ftl?lang=en&job=20004590

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Nestle Purina PetCare

Saint Louis, Missouri, United States

Nestlé Purina PetCare has been advancing pet nutrition for over 80 years. Our team of over 18,000 employees and 400 scientists, including nutritionists, aim to develop products that deliver comprehensive nutrition to help ensure the long healthy lives of pets and make discoveries that can further enhance the lives of pets everywhere. Nestlé Purina is focused on delivering world-class products with...