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Job title:                             Associate Operations Engineer II

Department/Division:    Project Engineering – Engineering & Maintenance

Salary Grade:                   EXB 14  

Salary Range:                   $71,540 - $92,581

Location:                            Ada, MI

*Note: This position is a an role, and you must be able to report in-person to Ada. 


What do we need:

A mechanical and automation inclined engineer who can support our nutritional manufacturing plants in the United States. You will primarily support our manufacturing plant in Ada, MI, with potential to travel and support other plants.

What’s special about this team:

The Project Engineering team in Ada, MI is a hardworking, hands-on, driven team that is focused on providing engineering support and executing engineering projects. This team works heavily with cross functional partners such as manufacturing, maintenance, planning, innovation and science, marketing, quality, and finance. The Project Engineering team is supplemented by a Plant Engineering team that supports continuous improvement and process improvement projects.


What’s special about this role:

In this role, you will be involved in executing capital projects where you will manage design, scope, budget, schedule, and safety. You will also be heavily involved with equipment installations, and start-up. Your creative knowledge will be used to experiment with automation projects to improve throughput, efficiency, quality and operational safety.


Your ability to work collaboratively in a fast-paced environment will be valued as you work and interact with many internal partners.  We are looking for a knowledgeable and skilled problem-solver that is driven to identify root causes and execute solutions. You will help troubleshoot any issues that arise, minimize plant down-time, and help ensure our equipment in our manufacturing plants are running properly and efficiently.


Required qualifications:

  • BS Degree in Mechanical Engineering or Electrical Engineering or related field
  • Minimum of 1 year experience in a related role

Skills to be successful in the role:

  • Experience in manufacturing, preferably in food & beverage / cGMP industries
  • Experience with developing & executing projects; managing budgets, creating and managing timelines, and providing cost estimates
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with all levels of an organization; works well in team environments
  • Experience troubleshooting lines both mechanically, electrically with hand-on abilities
  • Experience with collaborative and industrial robots
  • Experience in nutritional and powder production facilities, especially a good understanding of powder flow dynamics, blending, process equipment design, health and safety and quality attributes


This role is NOT eligible for sponsorship.

Actual compensation packages are based on a wide array of factors unique to each candidate, including but not limited to skill set, years & depth of experience, certifications, and specific office location. This may differ in other locations due to cost of labor considerations.

Amway’s exceptional compensation and benefits package includes:

  • Medical, Dental, Vision, and Prescription Insurance
  • Generous 401(k) contribution schedule
  • Yearly Bonus potential
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • On-site Fitness Center and access to digital Wellness tools
  • Discounts on Amway products

Amway is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Amway is committed to equal employment opportunity for all employees and to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. Amway is committed to having a diverse and inclusive workforce, where each employee’s individual uniqueness is valued, creating a culture of belongingness. Amway also proudly hires veterans of our Armed Forces.

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