Project Engineer

Job description

  • Outlines capital project requirements, assigns tasks, and supervises progress of the project to completion.
  • Works with internal and external resources to achieve project goals.
  • Analyze and resolve reliability problems, assists in troubleshooting mechanical problems.
  • Function as plant mechanical engineering resource for all groups in the plant.
  • Resolves issues related to design, integrity of materials of construction, construction of quality and safety.
  • Manage and maintain the plant Mechanical Integrity program as part of the plant’s Process Safety Management program and Risk Management Plan.
  • Maintain and ensure the integrity of critical machines systems, and identify potential energy saving initiatives.
  • Optimize and improve reliability of machines systems.
  • Participate in Process Hazard Analyses, Pre-Startup Safety Reviews, and Management of Change evaluations as required. 
  • Knowledge of industrial equipment to include pressure vessels, mixers, conveyors, valves, pumps and tanks.


  • This position prefers an Associates or Bachelors degree in Manufacturing Engineering or Industrial Engineering or equivalent.

  • Knowledge of Process Safety management (a legally required safety program for our ammonia system for regulatory compliance.

  • Knowledge of Industrial Refrigeration Systems, Boilers, Cooling Water (Plant Utility Systems)

  • Knowledge of food processing

  • Experience with Office suite required, project management software and CMMS experience a plus

  • Must be analytical with problem-solving capabilities, interpersonal skills, and the ability to function independently and interdependently in a team environment

  • Must have strong organizational skills and the ability to multi-task, prioritize, and work efficiently.

  • Must have strong communication skills


All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

PB Leiner
United States
Experience level
Mid-Senior Level