CAPITAL PROJECTS MANAGER Aberdeen, South Dakota
Job Ref: 38612
“FOOD MANUFACTURING PLANT IS SEEKING A PROJECT MANAGER NOW IN ABERDEEN SOUTH DAKOTA. LOOKING FOR A STRONG PROJECT MANAGER WITH FOOD EXP. MAIN RESPONSIBILITY IS MANAGING CAPITAL PROJECTS SO MUST BE VERY STRONG WITH CAPITAL PROJECTS AND BUDGETS. 90-100K WITH 20% BONUS AND 5K FOR RELO.
nReports To: Plant Engineer
nFLSA Status: Exempt
nResponsible for scoping, quoting, planning and coordinating capital and expense projects. Individual will manage the capital budget and financial spend of each project within budget. The role will oversee all aspects of the project through installation and acceptance by operations/facility teams.
nNecessary Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
n• Industry knowledge and/or equivalent engineering experience
n• Proficient in organizing, planning and prioritizing tasks to provide a clear timeline and delivery of projects within budget and on time.
n• Ability to coordinate several projects at various stages at once
n• Ability to provide engineering support for all personnel involved
n• Ability to pay close attention to details
n• Problem solving and follow through skills
n• Proficient in managing a budget and provide financial checkpoints to ensure costs are managed.
n• Ability to communicate clearly with contractors and plant staff to obtain comparative quotations and project scopes.
n• Knowledge of Ammonia and /or Freon industrial refrigeration systems, boiler systems and operations
n• Knowledge of PLC’S and base electronics and automation.
n• Ability to read and draft detailed drawings in Auto Cad, or SolidWorks.
n• Proficient in Microsoft Office applications.
nDuties and Responsibilities:
n• Oversee all aspects of capital and expense projects
n• Work with all levels of management to develop clear project scopes, manage and obtain multiple quotes and project expenses for approval.
n• Work with appropriate staff to obtain the ROI for the project and present the project for approval
n• Manage all aspects, contractors, inhouse resources, municipal and governing bodies to deliver the project within all appropriate compliance requirements.
n• Coordinate facility project engineering objectives as it relates to architectural design concepts in accordance with company plans
n• Manage all contractors related to the project and coordinate with departmental management for all projects.
n• Facilitate, through expansion, equipment and facility design or renovation, company goals and objectives of capacity, productivity and efficiency
n• Develop, organize and maintain engineering specifications/standards and process equipment operational parameters to ensure process stability while maximizing yield, productivity and efficiencies
n• Provide guidance and support to maintain facility operating systems to achieve optimum manufacturing process efficiencies in the most cost-effective manner
n• Continually strive to reduce facility and manufacturing operating costs by providing best option technical solutions and/or utilizing best method analyses towards improving internal systems
n• Drive sustainability, ARM (Asset Reliability Model) and Team member development initiatives
n• Ensure safe operations and compliance with all local, state, federal regulations and laws.
nEducation and Experience:
n• High School Diploma Required
n• Degree in Engineering or relevant technical field preferred and/or equivalent experience
n• 3 to 5 years technical engineering experience and management, in a plant manufacturing environment, preferably in a food manufacturing facility
n• Certificate in AutoCad or SolidWorks preferred