PLANT ENGINEER in HOUSTON TX

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Confidential
Title: 
PLANT ENGINEER
Date: 
09/02/2019
Job ID: 
24476 (KF)
Location: 
HOUSTON TX
Degree: 
B.S./B.A.
Salary: 
$70,000 - $112,000 RANGE
Job Types:
Plant Engineer, Wastewater
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DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Design, implement and maintain preventive as well as predictive maintenance programs
  • Oversee full wastewater treatment systems
  • Prepare and administer department budget within established guidelines for maintenance and repair of building and equipment
  • Manage all processes and equipment to meet state & federal compliance requirements i.e. – air permits, WWT discharge permits, OHSA safety standards, etc.
  • Maintain plant quality performance standards
  • Able to manage and direct an engineering staff and workforce
  • Facilitates and fosters a teamwork oriented philosophy
  • Responsible for all of the engineering department safety related matters.
  • Plans and Oversees Capital Expenditure items including equipment purchases, contracted labor and in-house construction and fabrication projects
  • Provide on and off-hour emergency response including; equipment repair, damage control, and assignment of support personnel as needed
  • Facilitates and supports EHS programs such as hazardous waste disposal programs
  • Provides necessary training to new and existing employees
  • Keeps up on technological changes such as retrofitting machinery to meet today’s new laws and efficiency standards
  • Performs other job-related duties as required or assigned

QUALIFICATIONS:

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s level degree in Engineering or related discipline and 3-5 years of work experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Demonstrated knowledge and experience with modern equipment maintenance (TPM), high speed forming presses, electrical, chilled water systems, compressed air systems, building maintenance, wastewater treatment, printing presses and curing ovens
  • Demonstrated leadership and management skills – managing supervisors and hourly PM&R
  • Ability and desire to work in a team oriented environment
  • Experience in capital project management, handling vendors and contractors
  • Experience in managing repair expense budgets
  • Experience in implementing and maintaining a plant preventative maintenance program
  • Demonstrated ability, experience and understanding of CMMS, work orders and storeroom/spare parts processes
  • Approximately 10% overnight travel
  • Must be available to work various shifts if needed and be able to work nights, weekends, and overtime to cover absences or provide additional support

Preferred Requirements

  • Packaging industry experience
  • Certification in Six Sigma (Green, Black or Master Black Belt) desirable

Competencies

  • Skills in MS Outlook, Word, Excel & PowerPoint as well as various CAD software
  • Proven problem solving skills and experience using analytical approaches to problems
  • Project management experience
  • Proven oral and written communication skills
  • Effective interpersonal and presentation skills
  • Demonstrated ability to effectively manage multiple projects to completion
  • Ability to work effectively both as an individual and in a team environment using collaborative methods
  • Must be committed to ongoing personal training and development

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