Project Manager in Hanover, PA at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 2/10/2020

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    Hanover, PA
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Job Description

Job #:  1038126

Apex Systems is seeking a Project Manager (Engineer) for one of our growing Food & Beverage clients located near the York, PA area. 
Position Responsibilities:
  • Helps develop long term and annual site capital plans.
  • Ensuring on time delivery of key project initiatives.
  • Leading, growing, and developing internal and external talent. Proactively manages key equipment supplier relationships.
  • Management of direct, dotted line, and contract resources.
  • Generation and implementation of capital and non-capital solutions that will increase employee safety, further drive our environmental agenda, improve asset reliability, improve food safety and food quality, increase operational effectiveness, and drive top line (innovation ) and bottom line (cost savings) growth.
  • On-site troubleshooting and or technical support of priority operational opportunities. Includes the ability to lead and participate in root cause problem solving exercises in high pressure environment to arrive at and implement the correct technical solution.
  • Ability to provide feasibility level estimates.
  • Will lead project teams from concept phase through commissioning, qualification, and validation (CQV).
  • Lead the development and presentation of capital authorization papers that are complete, clear, concise, and reflecting thorough due diligence to ensure project success. This includes, but is not limited to:
    • Technology assessment and recommended solutions reflecting plant, and industry best-in-class practices
    • Physical location and general arrangement placements
    • Process Flow Diagrams & Mass Balances
    • Line design and determination of operational factors
    • Utility and infrastructure requirements and needs assessment
    • Development of capital project cost estimates
    • Development of project schedule, from concept to completion
    • Equipment / System Performance criteria
    • Identification of Alternatives, Pre-requisites, Risks, and Opportunities
  • Leadership of the key project phases: scoping, approval, final engineering/design, equipment selection and procurement, construction, and CQV.
  • Ensures cash flow is managed for assigned sites and projects.
  • Leads, develops and implements projects according to site master plans.
  • Keeps current with latest food processing technology and industry standards.
  • Keeps current with latest industry regulations and codes relative to food processing equipment system design and operation.

Qualifications/ Education/Experience/Skills:
  • BS or MS degree in Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Food Engineering, or Agricultural Engineering
  • Ability to work in fast pace environment with multiple priorities.
  • Working knowledge of standard plant utility systems.
  • Proven project engineering and engineering management experience.
  • Understanding of lean manufacturing concepts and continuous improvement applications in engineering design.
  • Working knowledge of sanitary equipment design.
  • Proven effectiveness in working collaboratively within a matrix organization.
  • Excellent leadership qualities, verbal and written communication skills, technical analysis, troubleshooting and problem solving skills are required.

For immediate consideration, please email a copy of your resume to 
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