Cookie Plant Engineer

Job Title: Cookie Plant Engineer


This position is located in Hermitage PA. No remote work is available. Please do not apply if you are not in the area, able to commute, or willing to relocate.


· We are hiring a Mechanical Engineer for our Cookie facility whose responsibilities will include managing capital projects, process improvements, preventative and corrective maintenance and spare parts inventory.


· Must be able to review drawings and develop CAD design drawings

· Ability to read, analyze and follow directions

· Must be able to speak, listen and openly communicate with team members and actively participate in team meetings

· Ability to apply formulas and mathematical concepts and to use them in product and process development

· Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts and draw a valid conclusion

· Must be able to perform assigned work duties independently with minimal supervision

· Must exhibit excellent interpersonal skills

· Must be able to demonstrate a good Electro-Mechanical aptitude and have strong multi-tasking ability

· This position involves bending, stooping, twisting, and lifting

· Must be able to have full use of arms and legs to climb stairs and ladders to access all areas of the plant and offices

· Push or pull with up to 50 lbs. of force on an occasional basis

· Required to stand on their feet and/or up to walk 10 hours per day

· Must be able to detect audible tones and alarms

· Must be able to travel occasionally


· Manage capital projects

· Prepare/submit requests for capital expenditures

· Manage facility/production line improvements

· Manage facility maintenance

· Design equipment upgrades

· Participate in accident assessments

· Manage spare parts inventory

· Orders parts and tools for equipment

· Utilize education, skills and experience to collect data, define problems, analyze criteria and solutions and make decisions for the collective goal of making our processes safer, more efficient and profitable

· Adherence to the company attendance policy is required, which includes expectations of punctuality and limited unapproved absences

· Perform other duties as directed by supervisor


· Under the direction of the Cookie Plant Manager and/or Engineering Dept, activities are assigned and conducted according to company policies and procedures.


· BS in Mechanical Engineering required

· A minimum of 3 years of experience in a related field or comparable education

· Proficient with the following software: Microsoft office (Word, Outlook, Excel, Project), and CAD

· Ability to multi-task, work in a team and independently

· Possess a sense of urgency and drive to complete projects on time

· A desire to learn the Joy culture, utilize our strengths and assist in defining areas for improvements

Complete the fields at the bottom of the page to submit your application online.  A resume is required for this role.

Location: Hermitage, PA

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