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Company: Global Search Network
Location: Kalamazoo
Posted on: May 4, 2024

Job Description:

WHAT YOU'LL DO:- Coordination of all phases of capital projects from strategy, business justification to start-up: including business case development, evaluation and selection of technical engineering solutions, construction management, start-up, and commissioning.- Assuring engagement and alignment from required project stakeholders and team members for all projects, including outside resources such as engineering partners and contractors.- Providing leadership for major projects, which require the assistance of other engineers-internal or external, plant personnel, and other departments. As such, assumes overall project responsibility, including the work of other engineers as well as construction management.- Engineering input on new products or processes as related to commercial business development. Includes investigation of new processes and equipment, applicability of existing and/or new processes, packaging, or product capital needs. Input includes estimates of total capital cost, timing, and related commercialization information.-Travel: 25% approximatelyYou will be expected to deliver:- Flawless execution of many small projects or multiple major projects, with responsibility for managing budget, schedule, and technical performance.- Towards general management of procurement processes, including writing specifications, selection of equipment and materials of construction, and soliciting vendor and contractor bids.- Assurance that construction and installation of facilities and equipment is accomplished in conformance with specifications and drawings.- Engineering consulting services to other functions to enable attainment of company objectives. Such examples include: R&D, Quality, and plant management, in the development and practical improvements in product quality, plant cost improvements, and conducting testing and research.WHO YOU ARE- Understands the needs of the customer and consumer by using technology, data and insights.- Makes decisions that positively impact the current and future state of the business.- Works relentlessly to overachieve, anticipate obstacles, and creates plans to overcome them.- Sets stretch goals and plans to achieve them.- Develops meaningful relationships and collaborates across departments.- Engages in healthy dialogue and makes decisions with Company's best interest in mind.- Continuously changes the status quo and seeks ways to improve and develop.REQUIREMENTS:- Bachelor's Degree required, Engineering highly preferred (Mechanic, Chemical, Industrial, Civil, etc.)Candidates should have 5 years of experience in:- The execution of complex and difficult engineering projects, studies, investigations, and strategies from concept through all ensuing stages to completion- Equivalent combination of experience, knowledge, and education will be considered- Food and Beverage manufacturing experience highly preferred- Masters degree preferred (MBA or MS in related field)- Professional Engineer's license preferredCandidates should be proficient in:- Capital project development and execution, employee and plant safety, food manufacturing processes, and regulatory requirements- Lean expertise (quick changeover, process capability, TPM, capacity analysis) and maintenance management experience preferred- MS Office Suite, AutoCAD, and presentation material developmentCandidates must be able to:- Have history of demonstrated leadership and execution- Provide strong communication skills with the ability to interact effectively with commercial partners and executive leadershipWHAT YOU'LL ENJOY- Organization with a bold, clear purpose.- Authentic culture that supports working together to deliver results.- Workplace where teams care about each other and your voice is heard.- Core and voluntary benefits so you can choose the right recipe for you.- Generous 401(k) plan with annual company match.- Flexible schedules so you can balance your work life priorities.- Learning and development opportunities with coaching.- Safe and clean working environment.

Keywords: Global Search Network, Kalamazoo , SR PROJECT ENGINEER, Engineering , Kalamazoo, Michigan

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