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Project Engineer--1-3 years Food Industry experience--Opportunity to travel and learn!

Kelly Services
Chicago, IL 60684
Kelly has been providing outstanding employment opportunities to the most talented individuals in the marketplace for more than 70 years. We are proud to offer a permanent opportunity for a **_Project Engineer to oversee implementation projects at food processing facilities._**


This role **_only requires 1-3 years of experience_** and is an excellent opportunity for a new Engineer to work with a growing company, learn all facets of thriving industry and advance in their career. This role supports and assists the Sr. Project Engineer and/or Project Manager with major project initiatives. The responsibilities would include identifying all equipment capabilities, utility & infrastructure requirements and developing Process Flow Diagrams and layout concepts.


**_Travel component may be 40% of total time, percentage is job dependent.25% of travel will be international travel to Canada._**


Be part of a team of over fifty-five Professional Engineers, Designers, and Technologists whose credentials span the electrical, mechanical, civil, chemical, and construction disciplines required to service the specialized needs of the food and beverage industry. The full team comprises a diverse range of talent that allows us to offer the full spectrum of big picture process design to niche level materials handling.


Responsibilities


+ Support site start-up team and troubleshoot issues when they arise. If required, work with vender technicians to remediate issues.

+ Assist with the development of Engineering Check-out, Equipment Acceptance Testing, Start-up/Validation documents.

+ Develop and maintain project plans and coordinate project activities; track critical path milestones, accomplishments and results.

+ Ensure that end-to-end project planning, risk identification, dependency tricking, issues identification / escalation, and change management are being managed appropriately utilizing best practice project management standards.

+ Build relationships with senior leaders and other Program/Project owners; interact with, prepare materials for, and present to Senior Management as required.

+ Gather and provide management with needed information and metrics. This will include: Extract/compare/maintain/analyze data.


Qualifications


+ **Bachelor of Engineering**

+ **1 to 3 years of previous project installation and start up experience in the food or beverage processing**

+ Working knowledge of CFIA, FDA and USDA food equipment and design standards

+ Understanding food plant Good Manufacturing Processes (GMPs), area designations, clean design requirements and the impact to process and equipment layout designs

+ Ability to commit to and follow initiatives through to completion

+ Ability to work flexible hours and multi-task in a fast paced, dynamic, high-pressured environment - managing changing priorities and tight deadlines

+ Excellent communication skills


**You should know:** Your safety matters! Vaccination against COVID-19 may be a requirement for this job in compliance with current client and governmental policies. A Kelly recruiter will confirm and share more details with you during the interview process.


**Why Kelly** **** **?**


Your engineering skills are in demand, but how do you find the right fit? Easy. With Kelly Engineering, our experts connect you with leading organizations where you can learn and grow, collaborate on innovative projects, and keep your skills sharp with top technology. Whether you prefer the variety and flexibility of short-term projects, or are looking for something more long-term, were here every step of the way to find your dream engineering job.


**About Kelly** ****


At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.


Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.

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Posted: 2021-11-19 Expires: 2021-12-20

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