Process Engineer



As a global key player in yeast and fermentation, Lesaffre designs, manufactures and markets innovative solutions for Baking, Food taste & pleasure, Health care and Biotechnology.  Founded in 1853, Lesaffre is an independent, family-owned group born in France, but now  a multi-national and a multicultural company. Employs 10 700 people in nearly 80 subsidiaries based in +50 countries -  still a people-focused, friendly company!

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Process Engineer

Location:Budapest, Hungary

Contract type: Permanent Contract, full-time

Job Description

  • Optimization of manufacturing processes in connection with the technical management
  • Conduct and coordinate with workshop managers studies and actions of continuous improvement (in terms of time, organization and cost)
  • Conduct general studies in process improvement and production optimization including:
    • follow-up of raw material and energy ratios
    • KPIs monitoring
    • follow and improve operators load, production logs/checks, cleaning activities, ergonomics
    • ensuring microbiology performance
    • assists in optimization of processes and production studies


  • Bachelor’s or master’s degree in Biotechnology, Food Engineering
  • 2-3 year experience in similar fields in food industry
  • Fluency in Hungarian language and good command of English
  • Be analytical, practical and solution-oriented
  • High regard for safety
  • Motivated to learn, optimistic and open to change

Additional Information

  • Stable, multinational company background
  • Competitive salary and wide range of benefits
  • Inspiring challenges, positive atmosphere
  • Continuous development opportunity


  • Environment, Agriculture
  • Agriculture, Food industry
  • Manufacturing, Production
  • Process Engineer

Experience required:

  • 1-3 years professional experience

Required Qualification:

  • College degree

Required language level:

All of these are:

  • English (intermediate / communication)
  • Hungarian (higher advanced/fit for negotiation)

Employment type:

  • Full time
  • Employee status

Job location:


How to apply/ contact information:

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Process Engineer