Role details

Director of Project Engineering

Ontario   •   USD170,000 - USD180,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Responsible for planning and directing all aspects of engineering activities
  • direct activities of plant project engineering and maintenance departments

About Our Client

My client is a leader in the Food production industry. With offices in 16 different countries they are a well known brand in most people homes.

Job Description

As the Director of Project Engineering you will work closely with Plant Management on key capital projects to ensure overall alignment, best practices and effective allocation of resources. This position interfaces regularly with the executive management team to establish plant strategies and guidelines to meet company short and long-term objectives. You will be in charge of managing Plant engineers and maintenance teams.

You will direct the Capital Appropriation Program and ensure overall alignment and continuity to key business objectives and strategies along with working with Operations to determine the need and plans for capital equipment and plant expansion requirements to support the company's long-range and short-range strategic objectives.

Additionally you will prepare annual engineering budgets based on sales needs, customer requirements, government regulations, technological changes, continuous improvement, and food safety needs.

The Successful Applicant

Candidate Requirements :-

  • A Bachelor's in Engineering is required.
  • 10+ years of industry experience in food manufacturing
  • 3+ years of this overall experience in a multi-plant managerial role or executive role
  • 5 yrs as a Plant Engineering Manager or Maintenance Manager.
  • Experience in managing large capital projects
  • Management of capital budget and planning program in excess of $15MM annually.
  • Direct experience in a USDA manufacturing environment
  • Experience in leading, directing, and managing technical resources for a multi-site food manufacturing operation.

What's on Offer

On offer is a great opportunity to work for a leading company at a Director level. The next step in this role will be VP of Engineering.

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