Description: Description: Description: Description: C:\Users\pmgray.AD\Documents\FoodHACCP\indexcopynews_files\title2.gif

Senior Project Engineer, Metal Detectors (Food Safety) – Minneapolis, MN

Job ID: MD20123101-97677






Job Type



United States - Minnesota - Minneapolis, United States - Minnesota - Coon Rapids

Job Level



Title: Senior Project Engineer, Metal Detectors (Food Safety)
DIV/BU: Environmental & Process Instruments Division/Product Inspection
Location: Minneapolis MN

The Product Inspection Business Unit provides instrumentation, software, and support services to a variety of industries including Food and Beverage, Pharmaceutical and many others. We provide process analyzers and measurement systems to help our customer’s improve their process, meet government regulations and ensure the quality of their brands.
Job Summary: Perform research (feasibility studies) and high level product development. The successful candidate must be an experienced, customer-focused individual who is motivated to be hands-on when needed, conscientious and results oriented team player.
Essential Job Functions and Accountabilities:
• Lead efforts in support of new Metal Detection inspection product development, and upgrades. Ownership of products from development through manufacturing and service.
• Perform high level product development in areas including but not limited to electro-magnetic devices for metal contamination inspect.
• Prepare reports on research and development for internal use and for the purpose of obtaining patents to protect technology developed for the Company
• Project Management of Phase Gate Process for New Product Development
• Interface with customers, sales, and marketing to discuss new applications and technologies.
• All other duties as assigned.
Required Qualifications:
1. Minimum five (5) years experience in advanced instrumentation research and development
2. Strong written and oral communication skills
3. Experience in mathematical modeling and/or simulation desired.
4. Experience in radio frequency (RF) signal generation and analysis
5. Experience in the design and development of Metal Detection inspection equipment preferred
6. Design for Manufacturability & Assembly (DFMA), Design Failure Mode Effects Analysis (DFMEA), Risk Management preferred
7. Experience preferred: process instrumentation and/or the food, beverage and pharmaceutical industries.
8. Project mangement experience preferred.

Other Job Requirements:
• 10% travel
• Chinese language skills helpful

Supervisory Responsibility:
• Ability to grow into leadership role within 1 year

Educational Qualifications:
• MS (or internationally recognized equivalent) in Physics, Engineering, or closely related field required, PHD preferred.

Apply Now


Main Page

Description: Description: Description: Description: setstats            Copyright (C) All rights reserved under

            If you have any comments, please send your email to