Project Engineer in Zanesville at Apple & Associates

Date Posted: 7/3/2018

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Job Description

Food manufacturing client seeking a Project Engineer for their Zanesville, OH facility. The Project Engineer leads and supports various projects in Capital improvement ranging $5k - $3MM, and operational improvements up to $500k in scope. 
Must Have:
  • Bachelor’s degree of Engineering required. Preferably in Mechanical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Process Engineering.
  • 5+ years’ experience for projects exceeding $1MM.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of food/beverage engineering principles and sanitary design standards for food & beverage manufacturing.
  • Experience in Food, Beverage, Pharmaceutical, or biotech industries.
  • Extensive knowledge of machinery applications and design of food processing and packaging equipment.
  • CAD Experience preferred.
  • Willingness to Travel 20% - 40% based on project needs.
Key Responsibilities:
  • Manages process, packaging and facility capital projects from a technical, financial and manpower perspective.
  • Directly participates in the design, development and creation of scope for engineering projects or the engineering work of the department.
  • Experience with justifying, implementing and closing capital project ranging from $5k-$3MM.
  • Creates project estimates and timelines for initial project consideration.
  • Identifies and proposes equipment and/or processing options to meet objectives within projects.
  • Leads the bid process, budgeting and submission process for capital and operational projects.
  • Directs the installation, commissioning, qualification and verification for regional engineering capital projects.