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Plant Engineer General
Ref No.: 18-01453
Location: Pine Grove, Pennsylvania
Skills Required:
Position description:
The primary responsibility is to coordinate, schedule and implement activities related to plant maintenance and building operations to increase operational efficiency through timely planning, scheduling and execution of planned preventative maintenance and project activities. Oversees staff in the coordination and scheduling of work orders and preventative maintenance activities. Analyzes equipment issues and/or failures to determine root cause and identifies changes required to prevent recurrence.
Skills Preferred:
Specific duties:
This includes capital projects requiring the design, construction, expansion and/or upgrades of new and existing facilities, equipment, power distribution, auxiliary process systems, and material handling systems to support our manufacturing operations.
Experience Required:
  • Serves as subject matter expert on the maintenance processes within the plant.
  • Ensure prompt resolution of potentials hazards throughout the plant; report out on unsafe practices and provide immediate corrective action
  • Provide recommendations on facility improvements in order to meet or exceed goals and plans.
  • Ensure operations are efficiently maintained by completing project functions on time and within or below budget.
  • Manage and support engineering and maintenance staff; provide assistance and direction.
  • Support the facilities processes of installation, startup, repair, training and modifications.
  • Responsible for management of preventative maintenance of production machinery and facilities inspections.
  • Reviews work orders and provides estimates and materials needed.
Experience Preferred:
  • Continuously provide recommendations and process improvements.
  • Completes maintenance and repair records.
  • Demonstrates knowledge of TS16949 processes and successfully completes required follow-up on non-conformities and corrective actions.
  • Utilizes several trade skills such as carpentry, plumbing, electrical, painting, roofing, HVAC, welding.
  • Main point of contact for outside contractors, oversees and inspects work performed by outside contractors.
  • Responsible for quick response in emergency situations, summoning additional assistance as needed.
  • Ability to communicate and present information to an internal department and/or large groups of employees.
  • Decisions made with general understanding of procedures and company policies.
  • Performs all other duties as assigned by management.
Education Required:
  • Bachelors' degree in Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Civil Engineering or similar technical degree.
  • 5-10 years' experience in a manufacturing environment.
  • Physical requirements include stooping, standing, walking, climbing stairs/ladders, ability to lift and carry heavy loads.