Project Engineer

Granville , OH

The Mechanical Projects Engineer plays a key role in partnership with the manufacturing plants and other key business stakeholders in leading mechanical engineering aspects for medium to large projects in the business. The position will lead mechanical design and implementation utilizing a team of external engineering resources, and serve as the primary communication link to business partners and manufacturing plants on progress of work.

Provides leadership and project management on mechanical improvements to improve product quality, equipment uptime, and line utilization throughout the Insulation division. (50%)
Adhere to SAFE and Critical 6 requirements when implementing new processes
Adhere to all plant and position-specific safety policies, procedures, and standards
Lead mechanical aspects of multiple projects simultaneously by networking with engineering firms. Activity to include directing scope definition and cost estimates, defining control strategies, directing programming resources, and coordinating mechanical resources for commissioning and startup.
Monitor projects for compliance to applicable codes and accepted engineering practices.
Utilize effective project management techniques, such as the SAP project module, to lead projects.
Ensure all projects are delivered consistent with scope and expectations around operability and cost.

Provides project management to capital projects to ensure on-time and on-budget completion. (20%)
Oversee contract requirements and ensure contractor work is being performed in proper manner.
Achieve zero injuries in capital projects by ensuring safety through design and in construction and start-up
Apply sound engineering practices towards the completion of improvement projects.
Manage capital projects from start to finishwrite capital approval requests, ensure the requested funding is consistent with all project requirements, execute for on-time, on-budget completion.
Ensure timing from inception through start-up and commissioning is met in all cases.

Provides consultation services as the divisions subject matter expert on all production equipment mechanical systems. (20%)
Assists plant personnel in troubleshooting of mechanical systems in-person and/or remotely.
Serves as the expert in the divisions technical applications.
Provide technical and process support to the divisions customers as required.
Coaches, trains, mentors and provides leadership to maintenance technicians and supervisors for mechanical design and operation. (10%)

Bachelors degree in Mechanical Engineering or closely related field
8 years of experience in engineering project management, managing projects small to large ($1MM+)

Background in continuous manufacturing.
Leadership experience in a matrix environment
Leading in union and non-union environments
Six Sigma Green Belt or Black Belt, and Lean manufacturing
Implementing strategic plans