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Project Engineer in Silver Springs, NY at Morton Salt

Date Posted: 2/9/2020

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Job Description

Morton Salt Inc., is seeking a talented Project Engineer at our Silver Springs, NY facility. The ideal candidates will apply their skills and knowledge on projects throughout the facility to improve plant operations while ensuring the promotion and compliance with all safety, health, environmental and product quality standards for a food production facility.

Responsibilities
Responsible for determining feasibility of designing new or modifying existing plant equipment or facilities considering cost, available space, time limitations, company planning, and other technical and economic factors.
• Responsible for developing expense and capital projects by generating; scope of work, alternatives, estimates, drawings, specifications, budgets, schedules and Management-of-Change reviews.
• Responsible for executing expense and capital projects by; selecting contractors, writing RFQ's, awarding bids, coordinating work with operations, scheduling, overseeing contractors and internal maintenance personnel, commissioning/inspecting/approving work, and closing projects.
• Lead safety improvement efforts.
• Responsible for participating in Root Cause Analyses (RCA's) in the Problem Solving Process.
• Responsible for training personnel on operation and troubleshooting of new equipment.
• Responsible for maintaining Equipment documentation, SOP's, Troubleshooting guides and training material.
• Makes recommendations to maintenance for preventative and predictive maintenance activities.
• Responsible for EHS, MOC, GMP and Quality Program Compliance
• Responsible for supporting equipment reliability improvement efforts
• Strictly observes GMP requirements. Is familiar with the plants' HACCP program and how it applies to your job.
Maintains records as required.



Qualifications
Candidates must have a B.S. Engineering or Mechanical Technology degree. Experience in a manufacturing environment is preferred. Responsibilities include project design and management, budgeting, collaborating with and leading cross-functional teams and contractors, troubleshooting new equipment, developing and maintaining documentation and meeting and exceeding all safety, quality and productivity goals. Morton Salt offers competitive pay and excellent benefits, including health, dental and an excellent 401k plan. For confidential consideration, please apply online at www.mortonsalt.com under Our Company - Careers Search For Jobs.Morton Salt is an equal opportunity employer.  We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other protected characteristics.A Part of Wyoming County for over 135 Years.CB, LI