Our client is seeking a detail-oriented and experienced Project Engineer to join their food manufacturing facility. As a Project Engineer, you will be responsible for planning, coordinating, and executing various engineering projects to support their food production operations. You will work closely with cross-functional teams, including production, quality, and maintenance, to ensure successful project implementation while adhering to budgetary and timeline constraints. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in engineering project management within the food manufacturing industry, with a focus on process improvement, equipment installation, and facility expansion projects.
- Collaborate with internal stakeholders to define project scope, objectives, and deliverables, ensuring alignment with organizational goals and strategic initiatives.
- Develop detailed project plans, including schedules, budgets, resource requirements, and risk assessments, to facilitate effective project execution.
- Manage project budgets, monitor expenses, and ensure adherence to approved spending limits.
- Coordinate with vendors, contractors, and suppliers to source and procure equipment, materials, and services required for project implementation.
- Oversee equipment installation and facility expansion projects, ensuring compliance with engineering standards, safety regulations, and industry best practices.
- Develop and implement standard operating procedures (SOPs) and work instructions for new processes and equipment.
- Monitor project progress, track key performance indicators (KPIs), and prepare regular status reports for management review.
- Bachelor’s degree in Engineering (Mechanical, Industrial, Chemical, or related field).
- 2+ years of experience in project management, preferably within the food manufacturing industry.
- Experience in managing capital projects, including equipment installation, facility expansion, and process optimization initiatives.
- Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, with the ability to assess complex situations and develop effective solutions.
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to collaborate with cross-functional teams and stakeholders at all levels of the organization.
If you are a highly organized and results-driven professional with a proven track record in successfully managing engineering projects within the food manufacturing industry, we encourage you to apply for this challenging opportunity. Please submit your resume highlighting your relevant experience and accomplishments in project management and engineering.