Job Reference Code: WP-417
Job Title: Project Engineer
Location: Near Milwaukee
Salary: to $100K + 8%
Last Updated: 11/19/2019
Our services have been retained to recruit a PROJECT ENGINEER for a 24/7 550 person, nonunion food manufacturing plant location near Milwaukee, WI. Our client is one of the nation’s most successful food manufacturers with plants nationwide and a wide range of iconic brands. This is an immediate need offering outstanding growth potential and challenge!

Responsibilities:

Plans utilization of facilities, equipment, materials and personnel to improve efficiency of operations by performing the following duties. • Studies functional statements, organization charts and project information to determine functions and responsibilities of workers and work units and to identify areas of duplication. • Develops, manages, creates, and executes capital projects including creation of documents, issuing PO’s, creating scope, schedule, and cost estimates, and documents required to meet financial policy. • Coordinates and executes construction activities including communication, coordination, training, planning, debriefing, and overseeing contractors and all construction activities related to project activities. • Manage project schedule and budgets to execute project deliverables on time and within budget. • Work with PTM on management of capital planning and capital budget for fiscal year including coordination with corporate engineering. • Communicate resource needs to PTM for project execution. • Support coordination and execution of corporate engineering managed projects. • Provide technical support to production floor and maintenance when required • Work with PTM to develop long range capital plans and site plans • Establishes work measurement programs and analyzes work samples to develop standards for labor utilization. • Analyzes workforce utilization, facility layout and operational data, such as production costs, process flow charts and production schedules, to determine efficient utilization of workers and equipment. • Recommends methods for improving worker efficiency and reducing waste of materials and utilities such as restructuring job duties, reorganizing workflow, relocating workstations and equipment and purchase of equipment. • Confers with management and engineering staff to implement plans and recommendations. • Develops management systems for cost analysis, financial planning, wage and salary administration, and job evaluation. • This position will support all Quality and Food Safety programs. Scope of Responsibility: • Approved capital expenditure is authority to implement project, issue purchase orders, approve payment of invoices up to $50K, make travel arrangements associated with project, schedule project team meetings and maintain project budget.

Education and Experience: • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering with 2+ yrs. related experience. Must have capital project management experience, strength in both mechanical and electrical, stable work history, strong interpersonal skills and be promotable.

Salary in the $100,000 base range with 8% bonus potential, excellent benefits and growth potential. Relocations assistance in the form of sign-on bonus. Please send updated resume if any interest or questions. Thank you and hope to hear from you soon!

Wade Palmer Wade Palmer & Associates, Inc. 417-889-3434 – off 417-860-5607 - cell wep@job-recruiters.com www.job-recruiters.com