Bayer is a global enterprise with core competencies in the Life Science fields of health care and agriculture. Its products and services are designed to benefit people and improve their quality of life. At Bayer you have the opportunity to be part of a culture where we value the passion of our employees to innovate and give them the power to change.

Bayer Animal Health Utilities Engineer

Your tasks and responsibilities

The primary responsibilities of this role, Bayer Animal Health Utilities Engineer are to:


  • Provide direct supervision and oversight to daily utilities operations on site;
  • Serve as Subject Matter Expert (SME) on various projects, initiatives and deviation investigations for Utilities;
  • Provide advanced trouble shooting and diagnostic skills to resolve utilities problems that are hindering plant performance.;
  • Develop and effectively executes training for Utility technicians and other supporting roles;
  • Create, maintain, and develop 5-year Utilities footprint to address current and future business needs;
  • Manage multiple projects while supporting daily routine Utilities issues supporting all three shifts.


Who you are

Your success will be driven by your demonstration of our LIFE values.  More specifically related to this position, Bayer seeks an incumbent who possesses the following:


Required Qualifications:


  • Bachelor degree with four years’ related experience in Electrical, Mechanical, ICA- (Instrumentation, Control, Automation) Engineering or related fields;
  • Correctly analyze problems; think independently and develop imaginative and unique solutions to problems.  Deal effectively with changing situations and maintain composure in pressure or conflict situations.  Understand the requirements of the job and apply knowledge.  Evaluate and select alternatives based on realistic limits and different perspectives, understand the full implication of actions before proceeding; consistently motivate self, take calculated risks, make timely decisions, improve results, persist despite opposition and obstacles.  Express ideas and information, orally and/or in writing, in a clear, concise and understandable manner, use active listening skills; be able to guide and train teams in local and global projects;
  • Sound knowledge of Engineering tools and software – Siemens Building Automation System, InTouch, AutoCAD, and SQL.


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master degree with two years’ related experience in Electrical, Mechanical, ICA- (Instrumentation, Control, Automation) Engineering or related fields;
  • Experience in Utilities/Plant Engineering in a manufacturing environment; broad technical background; excellent knowledge of Utility systems and architectures in order to effectively analyze, recommend and make decisions; knowledge in internal guidelines;
  • Pharmaceutical background, Operational Excellence certifications, PE/PMP license;
  • Recent experience/qualifications related to the following:
    • Equipment (Cooling towers, Boilers, Chillers, Compressors, Heat Exchangers, Piping, Valves, Sensors, Air Handling Units, Motors, Pumps, Blowers, Solenoids);
    • Utility footprint design for a multi-technology Pharmaceutical/Animal Health site.

Your application

Bayer offers a wide variety of competitive compensation and benefits programs. If you meet the requirements of this unique opportunity, and you have the "Passion to Innovate" and the "Power to Change", we encourage you to apply now. Job postings will remain open for a minimum of ten business days and are subject to immediate closure thereafter without additional notice. To all recruitment agencies: Bayer does not accept unsolicited third party resumes.

Bayer is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disabled/Veterans


Bayer is committed to providing access and reasonable accommodations in its application process for individuals with disabilities and encourages applicants with disabilities to request any needed accommodation(s) using the contact information below.


Country: United States
Location: KS-Shawnee Mission
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