Project Engineer (Wabash, IN)
Kelly Engineering Resources has an exciting direct-hire opportunity for a Project Engineer to join a reputable company in Coldwater, MI or Wabash, IN. The Senior Mechanical Project Engineer will use his/her knowledge of project management to plan and implement key capital projects, drive technology improvements and provide engineering solutions that deliver productivity and improve operations within the business unit.
Work safely, in compliance with all corporate, plant, local, state and federal safety rules and regulations, and keeping abreast of current policies, procedures, ensuring outside vendors/contractors comply with the same. Investigate, develop and provide recommended solutions for any safety issues related to plant equipment requiring field or project engineering as assigned.
Responsible for planning, scheduling, and the completion of capital projects This includes accruing resources and coordinating the efforts of team members and third-party contractors or consultants in order to deliver projects according to plan.
Direct and manage project development from beginning to end, overseeing quality control throughout the project implementation cycle.
Define project scope, goals and deliverables that support business goals Provide field engineering technical support, communication and advice to plant managers and operating personal concerning the design, maintenance of equipment, and procurement of critical spare parts, in conjunction with assigned projects or a as part of process improvement tasks.
Draft and submit budget proposals, recommend subsequent budget changes when necessary.
Investigate, develop and provide recommended solutions for any safety issues related to plant equipment requiring field or project engineering as assigned
Effectively communicate project expectations to team members, contractors and stakeholders.
Build effective partnerships with plant personal through the implementation of capital projects.
Field plant experience – background / availability to visit sites and are part of the project implementations(including work with site contractors).
Degree in Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or related engineering field is required.
10+ years of related industrial experience, including planning, specification, and implementation of engineering design projects
Project management skills with experience overseeing projects in the million plus range.
Proficient in AutoCAD, Inventor is a plus.
Strong technical and process management skills are required in this position, with ability to work multiple projects simultaneously.
Must possess strong decision making and problem-solving skills including the ability to solve problems while exhibiting practical judgment and realistic understanding of the issues involved.
Must be able to overcome obstacles and find reasonable resolutions to situations on a case by case basis as encountered.
Must have the ability and confidence to make decisions relating to role's accountabilities.
Must exercise discretion when determining if direction from manager is needed.
Willingness to and interest in travel approximately 60% of the time, as needed.
Six Sigma/PMP certification is a plus.
Working knowledge of aluminum processes is a plus.
Your engineering skills are in demand, but how do you find the right fit? Easy. With Kelly® Engineering, our experts connect you with leading organizations where you can learn and grow, collaborate on innovative projects, and keep your skills sharp with top technology. Whether you prefer the variety and flexibility of short-term projects, or are looking for something more long-term, we're here every step of the way to find your dream engineering job.About Kelly®
At Kelly, we're always thinking about what's next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, we're a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.
Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.]] About Kelly Services
Kelly Services, Inc. (NASDAQ: KELYA, KELYB) is a leader in providing workforce solutions.
Kelly offers a comprehensive array of outsourcing and consulting services as well as world-class staffing on a temporary, temporary-to-hire, and direct-hire basis.
Serving clients around the globe, Kelly provided employment to more than 540,000 employees in 2013. Revenue in 2013 was $5.4 billion.
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