Project Engineer

  • Michigan Ave, Bay City, MI 48708, USA
  • Full-time

Company Description

PPS customer is a growing food company. 

Job Description

The Project Engineer is responsible for the engineering and technical disciplines for projects at all factory locations. This includes developing and implementing plans for automation, infrastructure and process related projects spanning one to five years assuring project accuracy and quality. 

 

The Project Engineer works with the engineering department and factory personnel to define project objectives, scope, develop budgets, P&ID’s, drawings, specifications and bid packages. Local travel is required to all factories which are located up two hours away to manage assigned projects through to successful completion.  The Project Engineer also works with factory personnel to support operations, maintenance and non-capital projects.

 

Primary Responsibilities:

·        Prepare, schedule, coordinate and monitor assigned engineering projects.

·        Monitor compliance to applicable codes, practices, QA/QC policies, performance standards and specifications.

·        Review engineering deliverables (budget, schedule, planning) and report regularly on project status.

·        Communicate effectively with all stakeholders to provide assistance & technical support.

·        Evaluate project equipment, building & infrastructure needs, develop project budgets, schedules and P&ID’s.

·        Develop structural, mechanical, electrical & instrumentation layouts with internal & external disciplines.

·        Create bid packages for equipment purchase & installation.

·        Coordinate with support groups for environmental, safety, power and controls services for projects.

·        Provide training & start up support to operators, supervisors and maintenance personnel.

·        Track order deliveries & installation progress, approve invoices & track project costs.

·        Archive drawings, equipment cut sheets, manuals and provide hard copy / online access to factory personnel.

·        Project handoff to AMMS / Planner Schedulers for asset management.

·        Bachelor’s Degree in Chemical or Mechanical Engineering or a related engineering field.

·        Minimum 7 years’ experience.

·        Proven work experience as a Project Engineer including project management.

·        Strong AutoCAD drafting experience.

·        Strong technical experience and working knowledge of ASME boiler, pressure vessel and piping codes.

·        Experience specifying process equipment such as piping systems, pumps, heat exchangers, evaporators, centrifuges, chillers, tanks, filters, air compressors, water treatment systems, boilers, turbines and equipment unique to the sugar industry.

·        Experience specifying bulk material handling equipment such as belt and screw conveyors, bucket elevators, mixers, screeners, bins, scales, packaging equipment, and explosion protection equipment.

 

Qualifications

·        Bachelor’s Degree in Chemical or Mechanical Engineering or a related engineering field.

·        Minimum 7 years’ experience.

·        Proven work experience as a Project Engineer including project management.

·        Strong AutoCAD drafting experience.

·        Strong technical experience and working knowledge of ASME boiler, pressure vessel and piping codes.

·        Experience specifying process equipment such as piping systems, pumps, heat exchangers, evaporators, centrifuges, chillers, tanks, filters, air compressors, water treatment systems, boilers, turbines and equipment unique to the sugar industry.

·        Experience specifying bulk material handling equipment such as belt and screw conveyors, bucket elevators, mixers, screeners, bins, scales, packaging equipment, and explosion protection equipment.

 

Additional Information

Looking for a great team to grow with? Make an immediate impact with? Join us! We understand that people are the greatest asset any company has. With this full time Direct Hire Opportunity, we offer a generous compensation and benefits package, along with the team feel of a small company and the support of a global enterprise.