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Project Engineer in South Hutchinson, KS at Morton Salt

Date Posted: 10/25/2019

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Project Engineer
Hutchinson, Kansas
SALT!
 
It's more than just the white, granular seasoning that enhances the flavor of so many foods.  Salt is one of the most widely used minerals on earth.  It's a natural preservative that inhibits the growth of bacteria, and is an essential element in our diet.
 
Join a winning team in our South Hutchinson Facility in the heart of the of the midwest about 45 miles from Wichita.  Our Facility has 140+ employees dedicated to safety, quality and customer service.  We produce a large variety of salt for different uses.
 
Project Engineer
We are currently looking for a Project Engineer that will join our Engineering Team to research, coordinate, create, and implement Capital and Expense projects .  Applies engineering principles to design, modify, or develop facilities, testing machines, equipment, or processes used in processing or manufacturing products..  This person will also work with  maintenance and production to anaylze current production efficiencies and suggest equipment improvements.
Responsibilities
Job Requirements
 
1: Analyzes product or equipment specifications and performance requirements to determine designs which can be produced by existing manufacturing or processing faciltiies and methods.
  • 2: Analyzes engineering proposals, process requirements, and related technical data pertaining to industrial machinery and equipment design.3: Determines feasibility of designing new plant equiment or modifying existing facilities considering costs, available space, time limitations, company planning, and other technical and economic factors.4: Develops expense and capital projects by generating; scope of work, alternatives, estimates, project papers, specifications, budgets.5: Executes expense and captial projects by; selecting contractors, writing request for quotes, awarding bids, overseeing contractors and iinternal maintenance personnel, inspecting/approving work, and closing projects.

Qualifications
Job RequirementsEnginnering Degree (Mechanical, Electrical, Process,Manufacturing,Industrial or Chemical)2-5 years experience in an engineering capacity (may entertain an eager and willing new grad)Project Management and Development Experience  Preferred Requirements: Mechanical Engineering Degree
 
Morton Salt is an equal opportunity employer.  We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.