Wilson NC, United States





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Specification Engineer – Triaga Inc. Be a part of a revolutionary change At PMI, we’ve chosen to do something incredible. We’re totally transforming our business, and building our future on smoke-free products with the power to improve the lives of a billion smokers worldwide. With huge change, comes huge opportunity. So, wherever you join us, you’ll enjoy the freedom to dream up and deliver better, brighter solutions and the space to move your career forward in endlessly different directions. Wherever you join our crucial 47,000-strong Operations team, you’ll have the opportunity to make an impact. PMI’s shift from selling cigarettes to our new smoke-free products has changed the way we work. New products bring new challenges – in the way we source and buy raw materials, in the way we engineer and manufacture, and in our supply chain planning. Your ‘day to day’ As Specification Engineer you will be part of our Quality Department at Triaga Inc., a subsidiary of Philip Morris International, and will be reporting to the Supervisor QA. The position will be based in Wilson, NC. Ensure all specifications related to the manufacturing of products (semi-finished products and final product specifications, bill of materials, utilization ratio, parameters, technical documents and design) are properly defined and available in corresponding systems, respecting PMI QMS and Market needs. Your Responsibilities: • Manage the implementation of new products within the Factory by ensuring the internal and external communication flow among all departments committed to new product development and industrialization. • Assess feasibility of new products and special packaging by integrating inputs Operations, PMI and other involved departments, in order to set up project planning and identify additional operational requirements and/or risks. • Liaise with product development, product commercialization, product services, engineering, planning and other internal or central functions to define all specifications necessary for the manufacture of semi-products and final products and launches of products in new Markets. Ensure related readiness of manpower, materials, method and machinery prior specification release. • Ensure all technical documents related to product and materials description: Project Detailed Report (PDR), product Specifications, Good to Print, Good to Design, Technical Drawing, Color Standard, Technical Sheet are timely approved or delivered by Product Commercialization, Packaging and Product Development, to fit with the local production plan. • Ensure establishment and maintenance of Master Data within SAP, Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) and iMEL/LES-MES • Promote and apply all rules concerning PMI Quality, environment, health and safety Who we’re looking for • Master degree in Chemistry, Biological sciences, Physical sciences, Engineering or equivalent skills through demonstrated experience. • 3-5 years experience in quality assurance in food, pharmaceutical or similar industry and/or 3-5 years experience as a specialist in a relevant area of activity • Fluent in English both written and spoken. What we offer What we offer • Attractive salary and excellent benefits package: including 401(k) plan, Medical, Dental, and Vision coverage along with paid holidays and three weeks of vacation Our success depends on the men and women who come to work every single day with a sense of purpose and an appetite for progress. Join Triaga Inc. and you too can: • Seize the freedom to define your future and ours. We’ll empower you to take risks, experiment and explore. • Be part of an inclusive, diverse culture, where everyone’s contribution is respected; collaborate with some of the world’s best people and feel like you belong. • Pursue your ambitions and develop your skills with a global business – our staggering size and scale provides endless opportunities to progress. • Take pride in delivering our promise to society: to improve the lives of a billion smokers.