Project Engineering Manager - Construction

Contractual | 18 months |
Jefferson, WI, Wisconsin, USA
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Currently, we are looking for talented resources for one of our listed clients. If interested please reply to me with your updated resume or feel free to reach out to me for more details at (949) 340-2867

Title: Project Engineering Manager
Location:  WI - Jefferson - Factory
Duration: 18 months

Description:  

  • This position is 100% onsite based out of Jefferson, WI (No exceptions for WFH)
  • Local candidates strongly preferred, but open to all locations if they have true intentions to relocate
  • Please indicate the candidate's location on the resume header
  • Relocation at own expense. No per diem, home trips, or other allowances
  • Overtime is not guaranteed but anticipated including some evenings as needed
  • Some travel to St. Louis for onboarding, meetings, or to vendor sites to perform FAT
  • The team is looking for a Project Engineering Manager with Process/Food manufacturing project experience.
  • This is to support the Jefferson expansion project: a new full production line that consists of pet food processing, equipment, packaging, utilities, and a small warehouse addition.

Must-Have:

  • Project Management experience in execution of construction management (large multi-million dollar projects), scheduling, cost planning, tracking cost, stakeholder communication, capital project management, managing contractors and teams, bidding, startups, and commissioning.

Description:

  • The Project Engineering Manager will manage a major capital project from end to end (concept, scope, cost, resources, funding, etc.).
  • They maintain visibility to the design process assure adherence to all established key components and project deliverables and directly manage overall project execution including construction and commissioning.
  • The Project Engineering Manager will coordinate with the client as well as various other groups inside and outside of the organization.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Assist in the development of pre-project approval documents including project charter, project management plan, project kick start, estimate, and milestone schedule creation.
  • Monitor design progress and deliverables are met in adherence to established project key components.
  • Receive design details from the design team with a full understanding of project deliverables to coordinate bid package development and release for construction bidding and field execution.
  • Select contractors and contracting methods based on engineering ways of working methodology.
  • Direct and execute installation, construction, and commissioning of assigned adherence to project scope and secure approvals for all changes in projects based on engineering ways of working methodology.
  • Manage and control project budget providing cost forecasts and cash flow projections through development of project cost and status reports on at least a monthly basis or as requested by project stakeholders.
  • Manage and maintain project milestone schedules with integrated detailed scheduling as agreed upon in the project charter.
  • Provide construction management and plant startup assistance as needed to ensure successful project execution.
  • Evaluate, select, and issue contracts for construction firms through bidding and prequalification vetting processes.

Basic Qualification (Minimum):
Education: 

  • Minimum Bachelor of Science Degree in Engineering from an accredited University.

Experience (Years/Type): 

  • Minimum 3 years experience.

Must-Have:

  • Process/Food manufacturing project experience.
  • Project Management experience in execution of construction management (multi-million dollar projects), scheduling, cost planning, tracking cost, stakeholder communication, capital project management, managing contractors and teams, bidding, startups, and commissioning.

Skills: 

  • Scheduling software knowledge (P6 or Project), Cost Reporting, and trending through project management tools and Microsoft Excel.

About us:
At our organization, we take our mission and values to heart! We are on a mission to offer more and better jobs all over the world! Our goal is to care for you while you care for our clients and get you paid the highest pay possible. All our associates working with us are expected to embrace our RACE values: R - Results Matter, A- Approachable, C - Care, and E - Emergency i.e. work with a sense of urgency.

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