Perform engineering work related to planning, devising or adapting methods to improve manufacturing production. Examine equipment, processes, operations and makes improvement recommends that are aligned with predetermined objectives. independently manage, coordinate installation and/or construction activities related to capital and technical projects in a plant setting.
Manage a capital program consisting of approximately 15 projects, valued up to $10 million with annual cash flow up to $2.5 million across a single facility.
Provide overall leadership for engineering projects/programs with NPV up to $10 million.
Plan and execute all aspects of a capital project or technology initiative up to $1 million in size including basic data gathering, engineering evaluation, scope-or-work development, preliminary design, cost estimation, financial analysis, detailed design, contract negotiation and detailed scheduling.
Assist with maintenance initiatives such as preventative / predictive system, chronic failure resolution or EOM project implementation.
Provide input to business and function for the development of their strategic and operating plans.
Provide engineering/technical advice to co-workers in all businesses and functions
Develop budget and manage performance against it for projects/programs managed
Conduct training for engineering and other personnel in the areas of Engineering and Manufacturing
Participate as a team member in leading business process improvement within the company
Assume responsibility for personal safety and for the safety performance of all personnel, projects and programs managed
Maintain Engineering records according to corporate Records Retention Guidelines
Work closely with other Corporate Functions including Supply Management, Audit, Financial Services, Environmental Services and Information Technology to assure conformance with corporate policy
Conduct special projects/studies, as opportunities arise, relating to technology and capital effectiveness
Perform other duties as necessary
Familiarity with Life-Cycle planning and long-term capitalization techniques for manufacturing facilities
The ability to manage engineering projects/programs up to $1 million in size
Familiarity with world-class manufacturing techniques, including Just-In-Time, Lean Manufacturing, and Computer-Integrated Manufacturing
Familiarity with building products industry, equipment, and processes
The ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science, and engineering to a variety of complex business problems
The ability to design and conduct experiments, as well as to analyze and interpret data
The ability to design a system, component, or process to meet desired needs
The ability to function on multi-disciplinary teams
The ability to identify, formulate and solve engineering problems
An understanding of professional and ethical responsibility
The ability to communicate effectively
The broad education and experience necessary t understand the impact of engineering solutions in a global and societal contex
A recognition of the need for, and an ability to engage in life-long learning
A knowledge of contemporary engineering and business
The ability to use the techniques, kills and modern engineering tools necessary for engineering practice
BS in Engineering, Applied Science, or related field
Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) certification desirable
5+ years experience as a practicing professional in one or more of the following fields; engineering, capital project management, manufacturing, business process development or auditing
Experience in managing engineering programs/projects up to $1 million in size desirable
Demonstrated ability to complete multiple project cycles
Or any combination of experience and training the demonstrates the ability to perform the key responsibilities of this position.
This position works in both an office environment and in a manufacturing environment.
Moderate to heavy travel requiring a flexible schedule is required.
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