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MES Specialist

Date Posted: February 23, 2024

Job Description

We are seeking an experienced MES (Manufacturing Execution System) Specialist to support a project in the Alkmaar area, focusing on the food production industry. The ideal candidate will be responsible for coordinating and integrating production lines across the entire project site, leveraging MES technology to enhance operational efficiency, ensure product quality, and maintain regulatory compliance. Fluency in Dutch and a strong understanding of the local food production regulatory environment are essential for this role.

Key Responsibilities

  • Design, implement, and manage MES solutions tailored to the specific needs of food production processes.
  • Coordinate and integrate production lines across the project site using MES to streamline operations and improve efficiency.
  • Work closely with production, quality, and IT teams to ensure MES integration supports operational goals and complies with food safety standards.
  • Develop and maintain system documentation, including functional specifications, configuration settings, and user guides.
  • Conduct training sessions for production and IT staff on the effective use of MES tools and functionalities.
  • Monitor MES system performance, analyzing data to identify trends, areas for improvement, and opportunities for innovation.
  • Ensure MES solutions are compliant with local and international food safety and quality regulations, including HACCP, BRC, and ISO standards.
  • Provide ongoing support and maintenance for MES applications, troubleshooting issues and implementing updates as needed.

Required Qualifications and Skills

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Information Technology, Food Technology, or a related field.
  • Proven experience as an MES Specialist, preferably in the food production industry, with a focus on production line coordination and integration.
  • In-depth knowledge of MES technologies and their application in food production environments.
  • Strong understanding of food production processes, quality standards, and regulatory requirements.
  • Excellent project management skills, with the ability to lead MES implementation projects from conception to completion.
  • Fluency in Dutch, both written and spoken, is essential. Additional language skills are a plus.
  • Strong analytical, problem-solving, and decision-making skills.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to work effectively in cross-functional teams.

If you are keen to grow your career with this job, apply with us and send us your resume now. All shortlisted candidates will be contacted shortly.

Reference no.: 122-4948-2918-NW

Registration no.: 968446516E

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