PROJECT MANAGER/ENGINEER-LUMBER MILL

Location: HATTIESBURG, MS
Date Posted: 04-01-2018
This position is part of the Southern Lumber Engineering team and reports to the Southern Lumber Engineering Team Leader. This is a full-time, exempt position. 
 
The location of this role is open. Possible locations can be any of the supported mills from northern to central MS.
 
Key Functions:
 
The position works closely with mill leadership teams, technical team members and external contractors and vendors to safety and efficiently implement capital and pool projects within budgetary guidelines.  The successful candidate should be willing to work in a true team environment with a constant slate of projects being implemented at multiple locations. The successful candidate will need to possess excellent organizational skills to manage daily priorities and exceptional leadership skills for successful capital and pool project installations. The position should lead and facilitate the capital execution process for the area while organizing and documenting all required records serving as central process gatekeeper.
 
The position is instrumental in advising area leaders in technology enhancements needed to improve operating performance and supporting process reliability improvement and strategies.
 
Qualifications:
 
  • Demonstrated personal commitment to safety
  • Must possess a Bachelor's degree in Engineering from an accredited university, and a minimum of five years of progressive industrial, mechanical, civil, electrical engineering experience in multi-million dollar projects.
  • Candidate should have knowledge of
    • safe work practices in an industrial environment
    • industrial equipment theory and operation
    • project management
    • scheduling, and purchasing
    • contractor management
  • A working knowledge of ACAD and Microsoft Office Suite is required.
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Wood products and specifically previous lumber experience 
IDEAL CANDIDATE
  • Bachelor's degree (or higher) in Mechanical Engineering
  • Willing and able to travel up to 60%
  • Hands-on field management experience with capital projects/equipment installation in a lumber/wood products manufacturing environment
  • ACAD experience
Very competitive salary and benefits!
Great company to work for!
Full relocation package is available!
Don't miss out! Apply now and we'll be in touch immediately with more specific details, salary information and to answer any questions!!

This position does NOT provide sponsorship so please do NOT apply if you require sponsorship.  Thank You

KP Recruiting Group 
"Bringing Talent to the Marketplace"

KP Recruiting Group is a well established and very respected recruiting firm.  We have built a strong reputation as a premier resource for providing highly qualified candidates for our clients.  We are very experienced in many industries and have a wide range of clients.  We will serve as your advocate during your career search!  Let us do the work for you!  There is never a fee for our services!



 
or
this job portal is powered by CATS