PROJECT ENGINEER, CARDINAL, ON, CANADA – #5030

IN DEMAND Recruitment & Consulting Inc. is currently recruiting for a PROJECT ENGINEER for our Cardinal, ON client.

Are you interested in being part of a growing Global Fortune Company and Industry leader? If so, we are seeking a Project Engineer to support the overall facility, providing project engineering support and leadership and ensure the safe design and implementation of capital projects. The Township of Edwardsburgh/Cardinal is located in Eastern Ontario and borders the majestic St. Lawrence River Seaway and is less than an hour drive from the cities of Kingston, Cornwall, and Ottawa, the nation’s capital. An International Bridge across the St. Lawrence River provides easy access to Upstate New York. Excellent benefits and relocation assistance.

Our client is currently recruiting for the position of Project Engineer for the Cardinal, Ontario facility.  This position supports the overall facility, providing project engineering support and leadership to assist the Cardinal Plant in meeting capital, safety, quality, production and cost reduction goals

JOB DESCRIPTION:

As a Project Engineer, your responsibilities will include:

Develop and manage capital and continuous improvement projects.

Work with engineering service providers, contractors and vendors to specify equipment and installations.

Ensure regulatory and company compliance with all applicable standards, procedures, and best working practices.

Demonstrate good practices and leadership in safety and environmental stewardship.

Provide troubleshooting assistance to the plant.

Work with the production, engineering, and other plant teams to improve safety, product quality, and production efficiencies.

Actively participate in Root Cause Analysis discussions and implement solutions as identified.

Responsible for concept, design, estimating, proposal submittal, purchasing, installation, start-up, commissioning, documentation, training, and closure of capital projects.

Utilize methodologies including Project Management, Continuous Improvement, Root Cause Analysis, Effective Communication, 5S, where appropriate.

Demonstrate completed projects meet the design objectives.

Coordinate activities with individuals from other functional areas within the company to support overall business strategy and goals.

Maintain open communication with departmental personnel.

Provide exceptional customer service to all internal and external customers.

Assist in mentoring of less experienced engineers.

The Project Engineer position is well-suited for you if you:

Possess strong interpersonal skills, including the ability to work effectively with engineers with a variety of experience

Work effectively in a team environment, build consensus, and foster relationships at multiple organizational levels and across different functions.

Demonstrate a degree of sound judgment, resourcefulness, initiative, and innovation in handling complex technical assignments, with minimal supervision.

Demonstrate leadership potential, are well-organized and team-oriented.

QUALIFICATIONS:

University degree in Applied Sciences in Mechanical, Chemical or Food Engineering discipline.

At least five years of related work experience in food industry or similar manufacturing business preferred. Salary and title to be commensurate with experience.

Excellent problem-solving skills.

Sound technical ability and experience.

Good project management skills.

Knowledge of engineering and unit operations relevant to the corn wet milling industry, such as basic chemistry, heat and material balances, mechanical and physical/chemical separations and energy management.

Ability to troubleshoot problems, identify opportunities or improvements, make recommendations, implement action plans, and follow up to assure effective results.

Demonstrate knowledge of the use of personal computers to prepare reports, spreadsheets, and presentations using MS Windows-based programs (e.g., Microsoft Word, Excel)

Effective verbal and written communications skills.

Ability to effect change through persuasion and good communication.

Analytical, critical thinking, and problem-solving skills.

Multi-tasking and time management skills.

Ability to deal with ambiguity

Qualified and interested applicants are encouraged to apply today in confidence by sending your resume as a MS Word Document to info@indemand.ca.

ONLY QUALIFIED CANDIDATES WILL BE CONTACTED