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Mechanical Maintenance Engineer

Luling , Louisiana

Req ID 01SED

We’re a global team working to shape agriculture through breakthrough innovation that will benefit farmers, consumers, and our planet.

  • Full-Time
  • Level: All
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  • Self-Motivated
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  • Driven & Organized
  • Working in a Matrix

Who We Are

Bayer successfully completed the acquisition of Monsanto in June 2018, bringing together Monsanto’s leadership in seeds and plant traits with Bayer’s leadership in chemical and biological crop protection. By joining forces, we will create even more extensive career opportunities for talent around the world. We’re a global team working to shape agriculture through breakthrough innovation that will benefit farmers, consumers, and our planet. While we are now Bayer, we will continue to hire using separate career sites until we can integrate our career platforms.

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Rewards

  • Compensation:

    Monsanto offers competitive pay and benefits, as well as other exciting rewards.

  • Insurance (Medical, Dental, Vision):

    Monsanto offers a Health and Insurance Benefits Program that allows you to tailor your own benefits package.

  • Paid time off:

    We believe we can all be more effective individuals if there's a proper balance among the various demands of work, family and life.

  • Paid training:

    Internal and external seminars and conferences are available to increase your technical, professional and managerial skills.

  • Savings Plan:

    We provide you an opportunity to save up to 25% of your eligible pay in a personal savings program to which Monsanto also contributes.

  • Variety and Collaboration:

    Opportunities to participate in varied types of projects and get new experiences from partnerships with many organizations within Monsanto.

Responsibilities

Bayer is seeking a passionate and energetic mechanical maintenance engineer to join the crop protection team at our chemical manufacturing facility in Luling, Louisiana. This job will provide excellent opportunities to develop, implement, and improve maintenance strategies for a variety of stationary and rotating equipment throughout the manufacturing

process.

The mechanical maintenance engineer will indirectly lead the production area in challenging status quo and improving all aspects of the maintenance organization. We're looking for quick-learning, technically oriented engineers with the following qualities:

- Passion for problem solving/troubleshooting

- Strong project management and ability to work multiple jobs simultaneously

- Demonstrated agility, creativity, innovation and ingenuity

- Strong mechanical aptitude

- Self motivated, results driven individuals

- Perpetual drive towards learning, developing, growing, and improving

- Solid communication and computer skills

- Strong commitment to safety

- True team-player that values a diverse environment

Job responsibilities will include:

Engineering support to resolve abnormal and critical mechanical equipment failures affecting production throughput

Development of piping and equipment repair plans

Monitoring unit KPIs and development of action plans to improve performance

Root Cause Failure Analysis of critical and/or high cost failures

 Requirements:
  • Bachelor's degree in Mechanical or Industrial Engineering, or Engineering Technology
  • Minimum experience as an intern and/or coop in an engineering function
  • Experience as a maintenance, reliability, or project engineer in a chemical plant, refinery, repair facility or oil field service
  • Experience in equipment troubleshooting and performing root cause failure analysis
  • Working knowledge of API an ASME construction and maintenance codes
  • Experience with rotating equipment
  • Computer proficiency in Windows based programs (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)
  • Must be able to perform work in a manufacturing plant environment, including ascending/descending stairs and ladders
 
Preferred Experience:
  • 1-3+ years work experience in an engineering function
Bayer successfully completed the acquisition of Monsanto in June 2018, bringing together Monsanto’s leadership in seeds and plant traits with Bayer’s leadership in chemical and biological crop protection. By joining forces, we will create even more extensive career opportunities for talent around the world. We’re a global team working to shape agriculture through breakthrough innovation that will benefit farmers, consumers, and our planet.
 
While we are now Bayer, we will continue to hire using separate career sites until we can integrate our career platforms. We invite you to explore the career opportunities available at the combined company by visiting advancingtogether.com/careers.

Doing Great Things

  • Putting Military Skills to work

    Putting Military Skills to work:

    At Monsanto, we value the leadership, tenacity, adaptability, teamwork, and performance orientation skills and attributes that veterans and service members bring to the table.

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    Inclusion & Diversity

    Creating an inclusive environment where employees of all genders, ethnicities, backgrounds and orientations feel welcome and able to contribute is core to creating a Great Place to Work.

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  • Making a difference

    Making a difference:

    Giving is a natural part of what we do at Monsanto. As a company, we are committed to making lives better.

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