The OSI Group is a results-oriented global company where highly talented, motivated, "can-do" people work together to deliver value for our customers. Our success is built on a foundation of partnership with our customers, suppliers and employees and is what sets us apart. At OSI you will be challenged to solve problems and drive improvements that will help grow our business.
ABOUT THIS JOB
Responsible for managing engineering projects from concept through scope definition, design, costing, planning, installation, start-up and follow up assessment. Works with plant management, corporate resources, and third party vendors and contractors to deliver cost effective solutions that work.
Lead and manage assigned engineering projects to meet timelines, budget, and quality requirements.
Define scope, roles and responsibilities.Facilitate the development of the solution.
Generate preliminary cost estimates.
Develop project CRF (Capital Request for Funding) and manage ongoing costs
Solicit, review, recommend, and obtain approval on bids for work and equipment required
Oversee contractors and employees assigned to the project,
Supervise construction, purchase and installation of equipment, and initial start-up.
Establish supporting infrastructure to ensure continued success of the venture once transitioned to the plant team
Provide support for Capital Requests for Funding (CRFs); conduct project cost analysis, prepare cost estimates, provide alternatives, etc.
Maintain detailed records for each project such as action plans, timelines, roles and responsibilities, cost tracking, and status against plan.
Review project records periodically to assess problems encountered, progress made, solutions identified, and opportunities to share learning and expertise among operations throughout the organization.
Actively and continuously work with corporate and plant management to identify, evaluate, and assess opportunities for improving production efficiency and quality from an engineering perspective
Provide technical engineering and project management support to other divisions of the company as requested
Performs other duties as assigned.
WHAT YOU WILL NEED TO SUCCEED IN THIS JOB
BS in Engineering required
Professional Engineering (PE) registration preferred
Experience working in a plant environment is helpful
Five or more years of experience working in a project engineering role within the food industry including some corporate exposure or tenure
Working knowledge of, and hands-on experience within various engineering disciplines
Ability to travel up to 50% with up to 25% out-of-town, overnight travel (may be sustained depending upon the project and geographic location)
ABOUT OUR COMPANY
The OSI Group is a premier food processing partner to leading brands across the globe with over 60 operations in 17 countries. Our worldwide operations create and manufacture custom meat, poultry, pizza, and other products for our customers. At OSI you can expect a challenging work environment and opportunity for advancement. We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits package that includes medical, dental, 401k, profit sharing, paid vacation, paid holidays, company paid life, AD&D, STD and LTD, tuition reimbursement, employee assistance program and more.
OSI is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.
Employment is subject to satisfactory results of drug screen and background investigation, including criminal, verification of past employment, education credentials.