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Project Engineer in Eddystone, PA at Synerfac

Date Posted: 9/20/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description


Our client in the Chester area has an immediate opening for a Project Engineer, who will be responsible for the following duties:

Provides coordination and management for supporting process and packaging engineering design, implementation/commissioning services and maintenance support of manufacturing processes and equipment.

Engineering services may include equipment specification, process design, and process development/improvement.

Leads troubleshooting efforts of equipment and process-related issues and deviation investigations.

Analyzes process requirements and evaluates equipment and systems to ensure deliverables meet or exceed process and packaging specifications and manufacturing requirements.

Participates in the evaluation of new technologies that optimize performance, are cost effective, and will improve product quality and manufacturing techniques.

Expected to successfully execute projects or areas of large projects.

Provides significant contributions on project teams, leads multi-functional teams of internal employees, directs and manages contractors and other outside engineering and 3rd party service providers.

Designing, installing and commissioning new production units, monitoring development (i.e., modifications and upgrades) and troubleshooting existing processes;

Applying the principles of mass, momentum and heat transfer to process and equipment design;

Support process and packaging factory line trials and R&D activities and commercialization efforts;

Using AutoCAD and other software tools to review and design line layouts, line modifications and concept drawings;

Preparing reports, flow diagrams and charts;

Improving the efficiency, output and safety of a plant, identify cost savings opportunities;

Related to assigned projects, ensuring the process works at the optimum level, to the right rate and quality of output, in order to meet supply needs;

Ensuring environmental and all regulatory compliance within assigned projects;

Ensuring that all aspects of an operation or process meet specified requirements;

Liaising with other process, corporate engineers, and plant engineers working on associated plants and projects;

Working closely with other specialists, including: personnel responsible for the quality control of raw materials, intermediates and finished products; engineers responsible for plant maintenance; commercial colleagues on product specifications and production schedules; and the operating crew;

Managing the cost and time constraints of projects;

Committed to providing a safe food product

Works within all regulatory requirements

Perform all other related duties as requested

Providing engineering tasks, including training and documentation as required to ensure a project is executed and deliverables are achieved.

Job Requirements


Bachelors Degree in Engineering (Mechanical or Chemical) with at least 5-10 years relevant design and project management experience.

Intermediate level skills with Microsoft Office and Project software and Windows Operating System, AutoCAD and similar design software.

Ability to work with minimal supervision, and oversee the work of contractors and 3rd party engineering providers.

Effective analytical and problem-solving skills.

Ability to prioritize workload to meet deadlines.