Project Engineer 9/3/2016

The Planet Forward Cincinnati, OH

Company
The Planet Forward
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
29516075
AJE Ref #
576087819
Location
Cincinnati, OH
Job Type
Regular

JOB DESCRIPTION

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Develop and manage capital projects for facility upgrades, selection of equipment and capacity expansions including various aspects of engineering (manufacturing, packaging, process, mechanical, electrical or civil).

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Make decisions about plant layout, equipment selection, project schedule, and cost management.
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Oversee 5 manufacturing locations and lead projects related to construction, processing systems, and equipment/layouts.
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Ensure consistency of company specifications are followed for all projects.
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Determine project scope, justification, detailed cost estimate, and project savings calculations.
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Manage multiple projects, across multiple facilities and ensure adherence to proper protocols, practices, and timelines.
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Develop project proposals consisting of preliminary equipment specifications and layouts, utility services, control schematics, manpower requirements, and viable alternatives.
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Manage installation of equipment and services with suppliers, contractors, USDA officials and production & maintenance personnel.
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Prepare CAD designs and layout drawings to present alternative scenarios. Recommend design changes, analyzing and presenting the pros and cons of the changes on the project.

Requirements

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Bachelor's degree in Engineering
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5years of food processing industry experience
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Extensive knowledge of AutoCAD
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Experience managing projects from conception to turn key
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Knowledge of AMI sanitary design standards.
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Proven experience leading multiple capital projects simultaneously
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Experience with relevant USDA, OSHA and EPA regulations

Prefered Experience

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Meat processing manufacturing experience preferred.
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Knowledge of mechanical, electrical, pneumatic, refrigeration, hydraulic, and boiler systems a plus.
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Knowledge of SAP a plus.