Project Manager/Project Engineer Position Description

Powder Process-Solutions is a cutting-edge provider of powder handling systems, which includes Engineering, design, installation, automation, start-up and turnkey solutions for the food and dairy industry. We are currently looking for a candidate with an interest in providing Quality, Cost-effective, Food processing solutions to match the needs of our customers.

Job Description:

The role of the Project Manager/Engineer is to plan, execute and finalize projects according to Customer specifications, deadlines and within budget. This may include acquiring resources and coordinating the efforts of team members and third-party contractors or consultants.

Responsibilities:

  • Ensure system design complies with customer specifications, general process
    descriptions, and company standards
  • Size and/or specify system components for procurement
  • Develop full-scale project plans (including resources) along with project
    milestones and deliverables
  • Draft and submit purchasing requisitions for items needed on the project
  • Delegate tasks and responsibilities to appropriate personnel
  • Review all drawings to assure accuracy prior to passing onto the customer
  • Identify and manage project dependencies and critical path
  • Proactively manage changes in project scope, identify potential crises and
    devise contingency plans
  • Responsible for System installation and commissioning and any necessary
    documentation to complete this task
  • Conduct project post mortems and create a recommendations report in order to
    identify successful and unsuccessful project elements

Position Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical, Chemical or Food Science Engineering
  • 5 years experience in an Engineering capacity preferably related to the food industry
  • Technically competent with various software programs, such as Microsoft Word,
    Excel, Project Schedule
  • Experience at working both independently and in a team-oriented, collaborative
    environment is essential
  • Persuasive, encouraging, and motivating
  • Ability to effectively prioritize & execute tasks in a high-pressure environment is critical
  • Ability to travel 40% of the time, including some international travel

Please send resume and cover letter to: Humanresources@powder-solutions.com.