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Project Engineer

Date: Nov 16, 2020

Location: Fort Smith, AR, US

Company: Gerdau

 

<span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif">BASIC FUNCTION:

 

<span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif">Seeking experienced Engineer, with extensive hands-on skills in implementing mechanical, electrical or automation projects. Candidate will report to the Engineering Manager and will work closely with operational units in a steel mill environment.  Position will include developing and managing capital expense projects (CAPEX) from inception to completion. The candidate will support process optimization efforts throughout the facility.  Ideal candidate should have hands-on experience troubleshooting technical issues related to industrial and manufacturing equipment.  This position requires a strong understanding of safety policies and standards that are applicable for industrial operations. The Engineer will be leading and participating in many team orientated work groups. The candidate is to be process-oriented and can adapt to a fast-paced and changing environment. Strong leadership, communications, data collection and presentation skills are required.

 

<span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif">GENERAL JOB FUNCTION

 

  1. <span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif">Project Planning
    1. <span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif">Utilize Project Teams to Define the Information for Projects
    2. <span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif">Prepare Technical Studies for CAPEX Project Plans
      1. <span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif">Scope of Work Definition and Implementation Planning
      2. <span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif">Schedule for Project
      3. <span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif">Project Cost and Benefit Analysis
    3. <span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif">Preliminary Studies for Project Planning (PS)
    4. <span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif">Submit Selected Project Plans for Approval of Investment (PAI)
    5. <span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif">Drawing and Document Management for Projects
    6. <span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif">Project Closure (AVI)

 

  1. <span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif">Capex Portfolio Planning
    1. <span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif">Coordinate with Operations on Short and Long Term Project Needs
    2. <span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif">Organize Project Priorities by Criticality and Benefit Calculations
    3. <span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif">Investigate New Technologies and Best Practices and Incorporate into Project Plans
    4. <span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif">Align Capex Projects with Yearly PEX Plans
    5. <span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif">Determine Portfolio Implementation Schedule
    6. <span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif">Prepare 3 – 5 year Capex Plan for Departments
    7. <span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif">Present Portfolio Plan to Management for Approval and Planning

 

  1. <span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif">Project Implementation
    1. <span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif">Completely Responsible of Project Scope, Schedule and Budget
    2. <span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif">Utilize Project Team’s Skills for a Successful Project
    3. <span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif">Design of Equipment, Facilities and Processes
    4. <span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif">Develop Technical Bid Packages for Equipment Fabrication
    5. <span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif">Develop Technical Bid Packages for Facility and Utilities
    6. <span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif">Selection of Equipment and Construction Companies to perform work
    7. <span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif">Coordinate with Procurement to issue Purchase Orders and Contracts
    8. <span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif">Work with Operations to Modify Processes Impacted by Project
    9. <span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif">Installation of Equipment, Facilities and Utilities
    10. <span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif">Commissioning of Equipment, Facilities and Utilities
    11. <span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif">Verify and Report Project Function, Quality and Benefits
    12. <span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif">Finalization of Project Documentation and Drawings

 

 

  1. <span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif">Provide Technical Support for Operations
    1. <span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif">Work closely with leaders on Operational Improvements
    2. <span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif">Trouble Shooting of Existing Equipment and Processes
    3. <span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif">Assist and Participate in Improvement Activities 
    4. <span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif">Coordination of Schedules During Outage Periods
    5. <span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif">Actively involved in Safety Teams and Improvements
    6. <span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif">Implement Best Practices
    7. <span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif">Assist with the Annual Action Planning

    

 

 

<span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif">QUALIFICATIONS FOR POSITION

 

  1. <span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif">Bachelor of Science Degree in: Engineering or Material Science
  2. <span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif">5 -8 Years of Industrial, Hands-On Experience
  3. <span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif">Bachelor of Science Degree (Preferred)
  4. <span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif">Project Management Skills in Completing Complex Projects
  5. <span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif">PMP Certification (optional)
  6. <span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif">Specialist in at least (1) Engineering Field
  7. <span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif">Basic Auto-Cad and Layout Skills
  8. <span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif">Knowledgeable in Industrial Safety and Construction Methods
  9. <span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif">Microsoft Project Schedule
  10. <span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif">Efficient in all Microsoft software such as Word, Excel, PowerPoint etc.