Project Engineer

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Personnel Associates
NC, United States

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Title:

Project Engineer

Location:

Des Moines, IA 

Salary:

$100-115K

Job ID:

57089
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Job Description:

Project Engineer - $100-115K  - Food Ingredients Manufacturing - Will institute and implement mid-to-large-size capital projects that improve plant operations. Will currently be working on a $25MM plant expansion project. Regulate project specifications by studying product design, customer requirements and performance standards; complete technical studies and prepare cost estimates. Coordinate multiple projects with management, plant personnel, engineering, suppliers and consultants; provide on-site supervision of contractors as required. Review and recommend changes to plant layout to optimize flow for new and replaced equipment. Work together with site leadership and operational excellence teams to complete detailed analyses of plant performance and improve utilization of equipment, personnel and utilities. Evaluate vendor and equipment alternatives for new or replacement machines. Analyzes and recommends warehouse and material handling methods and building construction materials and applications.
 
B.S. Degree in Engineering or technical field. Preferably in Industrial, Chemical or Mechanical Engineering. 3+ years of projects engineering experience in CPG processing and/or packaging manufacturing.  Medium to large capital project experience. High-volume CPG products such as food ingredients,  nutritionals, consumer chemical products or food & beverage processing experience is desired.