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Global Technology Engineer - Process - Cleveland, TN


Cleveland, TN, US


A mutually rewarding experience.

Work. Realize your ambitions. And realize there’s more to being in business than just making a profit. That’s the Mars philosophy. And the opportunity we offer every one of our Associates. An opportunity to take what you do and make it mean more for you, for those around you and for the planet.  What you get here is challenging, interesting work. You get the tools you need to do a great job and you get to have the best possible people on your side to help you do it. And at the same time as getting to find ways to do business better today than we did it yesterday and driving a great career, you also get to build a more enlightened business and drive sustainability.

Because it’s never just about a single person, a single project or a single brand. It’s about how you can grab everything that’s within your reach here and use it to pursue mutual, long-term gain. It’s about having ideas. And ideals. Being prepared to risk failure because the promise of success means we’ll all be a little better off. It’s that mix of integrity and ambition that makes Mars such a special place to work. And why working here is always about more than just a job.

About Mars, Incorporated 

Mars is a family-owned business with more than a century of history making diverse products and offering services for people and the pets people love. With almost $35 billion in sales, the company is a global business that produces some of the world’s best-loved brands: M&M’s®, SNICKERS®, TWIX®, MILKY WAY®, DOVE®, PEDIGREE®, ROYAL CANIN®, WHISKAS®, EXTRA®, ORBIT®, 5™, SKITTLES®, UNCLE BEN’S®, MARS DRINKS and COCOAVIA®. Mars also provides veterinary health services that include BANFIELD® Pet Hospitals, Blue Pearl®, VCA® and Pet Partners™. Headquartered in McLean, VA, Mars operates in more than 80 countries. The Mars Five Principles – Quality, Responsibility, Mutuality, Efficiency and Freedom – inspire its more than 100,000 Associates to create value for all its partners and deliver growth they are proud of every day.


Global Technology Engineer - Process – Cleveland, TN

The Global Technology Engineer is responsible for fundamental execution of activities to accelerate global standardization. The Global Technology Engineer is an active member of the Global Engineering community including the regional engineering/project teams. The Global Technology Engineer is responsible for deploying his/her specific segment engineering know-how to support regional project teams in their project execution.


What are we looking for?

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering
  • Project management experience/training
  • Good communication skills in English, both written and verbal
  • 3-5 years of experience as an engineer
  • 1-3 years as a project manager, preferably in the Food Manufacturing Industry
  • Good understanding of elements like GMP, HACCP
  • Specific expertise in processing of food or confections is required

What would your key responsibilities be?

  • Providing engineering know-how to support the execution of projects
  • Development/refinement of Mars Wrigley standards
  • Work on technical solutions and innovation which match the business requirements in alignment with Tech.Dev / Business Units
  • Maintain the relationship with the global OEM partners and suppliers,
  • Take ownership in the area of functional expertise,
  • Translate selected engineering concepts into engineering designs,
  • Maintain the technical knowledge in the field of expertise and regularly benchmark the global standards,
  • Coaching regional engineers on the application of global standards,
  • Developing or refining engineering tools for standardization.
  • Preparing, supporting and leading meetings for global project reviews
  • Providing input into the project development process
    • Layouts/space allocation
    • P&ID’s
    • Costing
    • Equipment details
    • Capacity calculations and impacts of changes to standards.
    • Future proofing projects for innovation
    • Technical information required for project design
  • Support regions in understanding LEAN Line layout and clean design.
  • Collaborate with internal/external partners to drive SIG, Q&FS and Safety by Design via integration into our standards.


What can you expect from Mars?

  • The opportunity to learn, develop and take charge of your own career.
  • An industry competitive salary and benefits package. 
  • To be respected and valued.
  • The Five Principles at the center of every decision.




Mars is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. If you need assistance or an accommodation during the application process because of a disability, it is available upon request. The company is pleased to provide such assistance, and no applicant will be penalized as a result of such a request.


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