Posted in Other 10 days ago.
Job Description Summary
The Principal Engineer - Refrigeration Specialist position develops, documents, and supports the company refrigeration strategic vision as well as provide leadership and support to plants for optimization of refrigeration systems. Priority responsibilities focus on assessment and documentation of existing systems, laying out company strategic direction for refrigeration, and direction and support of related projects and best practices. Other areas of accountability center on long-term support and sustainability of freezing systems and include preparation of studies, reports, schedules, budgets, inspections, bid requests, evaluation of bid submittals, direction and coordination of contractors, and project closeouts and analysis.
As a highly skilled refrigeration SME (subject matter expert), this position also serves as a consultant to others to provide technical information and engineering recommendations. A key responsibility is the review of design and project documentation to ensure compliance with performance criteria, company standards, and best practices. As leader of the Lamb Weston refrigeration strategy, conducts feasibility studies for emerging technologies, determines viability for use within the Lamb Weston framework, and helps develop engineering criteria for implementation of the technologies.
This job requires a high level of in-depth refrigeration systems technical skills, organizational and communication skills, and may involve significant travel and on-site time at various plants within the Lamb Weston system. Responsible for development and training Lamb Weston associates in best practices for effective and efficient refrigeration system usage.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities (other duties may be assigned).