Project Engineer

LaBine & Associates

Project Engineer

Saint Louis, MO
Full Time
Paid
  • Responsibilities

    <p>Excellent opportunity with a global company that has a strong history of innovation and an excellent work/life balance and traditionally low turnover. Seeking a project engineer for their manufacturing facility located near Saint Louis, Missouri. Will be occasional travel, maybe 15-20%. Local candidates preferred but relocation assistance available. Excellent benefits including multiple retirement benefits.</p><p>Job Description:</p><ul><li>Will generally handle smaller capital projects up to maybe $3-4 MM in size at times.</li><li>Responsibility for assisting with the annual plan for capital projects and budgeting.</li><li>Demonstrated past experience in leading capital projects safely, on budget and schedule.</li><li>Maintain project schedule by monitoring project progress, coordinating activities, and resolving problems.</li><li>Work with local ESH representatives to obtain necessary permitting and ensure all PPA/PHA action items are addressed during the project cycle.</li><li>Work with the engineering contractor to build estimates during the various phases of the project cycle and effectively communicate these estimates to Operations and Maintenance teams</li><li>Develop construction schedules for the project and report to facility management on the project status.</li></ul><p> </p><p>Required Qualifications:</p><ul><li>BS degree in Engineering. (ChemE a plus)</li><li>Demonstrated project leadership/management and at least 5 years of experience in an industrial environment.</li><li>Must possess and demonstrate experience executing capital projects including project scope, budgeting, equipment/ material selection and procurement and contractor management</li><li>Must have operating company experience. E&C only type experience not considered.</li><li>Demonstrated ability to work with engineering firms to drive excellence in progressing projects through the various stage gates during the lifecycle of the project.</li><li>Experience in the chemical manufacturing or heavy industrial type facility. Experience in a PSM regulated industry preferred.</li><li>Sound knowledge of industry best practice change procedures for projects and demonstrated ability to implement and manage throughout the life cycle of the project.</li><li>Thorough understanding of industry best practices and Project Stage Gate processes and best practices for effective project execution.</li><li>PMP certification a plus.</li><li>Should be open to 15-20% travel</li></ul>