View all jobs

Engineering Project Manager - Manufacturing Plant Experience

Addison, IL · Architecture/Engineering

Healthy Foods organization is searching for a talented Engineer Project Manager to join their growing organization. 

Reporting to the leadership team, the Engineering Project Manager (EPM) is an integral part of the organization and will be responsible for small to midsized engineering projects. The EPM will utilize their knowledge and experience in manufacturing and process engineering and their understanding of manufacturing organizations in the flavors and ingredients space to develop and manage manufacturing and capital construction projects.   


  • Manage all project aspects from scope development, to scheduling and completion

  • Design and plan the layout of equipment 

  • Conduct research to develop new and improved manufacturing processes 

  • Develop processes for separating components of liquids and gases, or for generating electrical currents, by using controlled chemical processes 

  • Conduct tests and monitor the performance of processes throughout production 

  • Evaluate equipment and processes to ensure compliance with safety and environmental regulations 

  • Managing capital construction projects 

  • Work closely with outside vendors to deliver project requirements on time within budget allocated. 

  • Troubleshoot problems with manufacturing processes 

  • Estimate production costs for management 

  • Assist operations with projects as needed 

  • Bachelor’s degree in mechanical, manufacturing or chemical engineering or related required. 

  • Management of Capital Construction projects. 

  • 2+ years of relevant plant engineering experience 

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills 

  • Proficiency with CAD or other similar design software required 

  • Good working knowledge of Excel, Word, Access and a comfort level of learning new systems 

  • Experience with Sage ERP system highly desired or experience with other similar ERP system needed. 

SmartHire, Inc. offers Contingency Search, Retained Search, Recruitment Process Outsourcing RPO and On-Demand Hourly recruiting.

SmartHire focuses in Legal, Engineering, Medical or Healthcare, Human Resources, Communications/Public Relations, Information Technology, Finance & Accounting, Biotechnology, Non-Profit, Marketing and Sales.   

For more information on SmartHire, please visit our website at www.smarthireinc.com.

SmartHire Inc., 1 E Erie St, Suite 525-2573, Chicago, IL 60611
Powered by