Project Engineer


Gurb, B, ES, 08519

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At Barry Callebaut, we are on a journey to transform the cocoa and chocolate industry. As the world’s leading manufacturer of high-quality chocolate and cocoa products, our actions truly shape the future of our industry. We are a business-to-business company, serving the entire food sector, from the cocoa bean to the finest chocolate product. We are a company with a purpose, we believe in doing well by doing good and reinvesting in the communities we operate. We have a long-standing commitment to sustainability and our goal is to shape a sustainable cocoa and chocolate future. We are headquartered in Zurich, and have more than 12,000 passionate Employees working in more than 40 countries worldwide. We are very proud of who we are and what we do. And of course, we are always looking for talented people to help us have a positive impact on our industry and beyond!

We are looking for a Project Engineer!

Our entity located in Gurb (Osona) is looking for a Project Engineer.

The PE manages all aspects of a significant engineering project, from start to finish, so that it is completed on time and within budget, under the guidance of the Director of Engineering.


Main tasks:

- Design, communicate, and implement an operational plan for completing the project; monitor progress and
 performance against the project plan

- Provides coordination and management for supporting process and packaging engineering design, installation / implementation / commissioning services and maintenance support of manufacturing processes and       equipment

- Take action to resolve operational problems and minimize delays

- Identify, develop, and gather the resources necessary to complete the project

- Select, and manage the activities of, outside contractors to ensure they are integrated into the project and that the organization receives satisfactory standards of service

- Engineering services may include equipment specification, process design, and process development / improvement. 

- Analyzes process requirements and evaluates equipment and systems to ensure deliverables meet or exceed process and packaging specifications and manufacturing requirements.

- Expected to successfully execute projects or areas of larger programs. 

- Provides significant contributions on project teams, leads multi-functional teams of internal employees, directs and manages contractors and other outside engineering and 3rd party service providers.

 -Develop equipment and service specifications, generate Requests for Proposal, evaluate and select both equipment and service vendors.



Job Requirements:

●  Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering (Mechanical, Electronic, Industrial...) with 4-6 years relevant design and industrial project management experience.

●  Intermediate level skills with Microsoft Office and Project software and Windows Operating System, AutoCAD and similar design software.

●  Ability to work with minimal supervision, and oversee the work of contractors and 3rd party engineering providers.

●  Effective analytical and problem-solving skills.

●  Ability to prioritize workload to meet deadlines.

●  Attention to detail.

●  Ability to communicate with all levels of the organization.



At Barry Callebaut, we are committed to Diversity & Inclusion. United by our strong values, we thrive on the diversity of who we are, where we come from, what we’ve experienced and how we think. We are committed to nurturing an inclusive environment where people can truly be themselves, grow to their full potential and feel they belong. #oneBC - Diverse People, Sustainable Growth.

If you want to learn more about Barry Callebaut, please find further information here.

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