Position: Project Engineer
Location: Tarentum, PA
Salary: Commensurate with experience.
Benefits: Excellent benefit package, medical, vacation, etc.
The Project Engineer is a hands-on technical engineering role, responsible for driving continuous improvements and cost savings throughout the company.
The Current Team:
The Project Engineer works closely with the Director of Manufacturing Assets & Technology, Finance, Purchasing, HSE, and Plant Managers & Supervisors.
Assist operations in defining and developing project scope
Lead the project design process for new projects
Work with Purchasing to ensure costs are developed properly
Assist in Justification of projects including ROI
Assist in execution and management of approved projects including Financial, Schedule, Contractor Selection, and Component Purchase
Work with Director of Engineering to develop and maintain capital spending budget
Work with Finance to maintain spending forecast of capital expenses
Support the Health, Safety and Environmental function and drive continuous improvements
Assist plants with Preventive Maintenance system. Analyze metrics to help identify cost savings and projects for improvement
*This list is not comprehensive and other duties may be added as required*
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Other Attributes:
5+ years Engineering experience in industrial and manufacturing environments
BS in Mechanical Engineering
Project management experience
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
Able to communicate with personnel at all levels in the organization
Strong computer skills (Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, QAD, Salesforce)
Previous experience in refractories
Travel to plants necessary
We are an EOE.