Project Engineer

  • location: Shreveport, LA
  • type: Permanent
  • salary: $105,000 - $125,000 per year

job description

Project Engineer

Permanent position: A Project Engineer is needed for a leading poultry manufacturing organization. The project engineer is responsible for leading a variety of complex plant capital projects. Qualified candidates must have 5+ years' experience leading complex plant projects for either a poultry or USDA production facility. A BS in Engineering is preferred. Candidates can expect to travel regionally at times up to 50% of time. Candidates must be willing to relocate to TX, AR, or LA. Relocation assistance available. This opportunity carries excellent bonus potential.

Responsibilities for the Project Engineer
  • Lead cross functional teams on projects ranging from plant capital machine investments, facilities projects targeted to grow business and reduce operating costs, as well as improve operability of the site
  • Work with vendors and sub contractors to determine project scope, budget, and schedules
  • Determine project specifications by studying product design, plant requirements, performance standard and completing technical studies
  • Determine project responsibilities by identifying project phases and elements, assigning personnel to phases and elements, and reviewing bids from contractors
Requirements for the Project Engineer

  • 5+ years leading complex plant projects for poultry or USDA certified production plants
  • A BS in Engineering
  • Proficiency with AutoCAD preferred

  • Comprehensive benefits
  • Career growth opportunities
  • Large target bonus
  • Relocation assistance
Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

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