Mechanical Project Engineer

Raleigh, NC

  • The plant Mechanical Project Engineer prepares detailed engineering plans, designs, drawings, cost estimates, financial justification and schedules required for engineering and maintenance projects.
  • Maintains engineering drawings and documentation of all equipment and manufacturing processes.
  • Determines detailed equipment and services required for engineering projects, prepares requests for bids, evaluates suppliers, prepares purchase requisitions, and supervises installation of new or modifications to facilities.
  • Conducts research of new equipment and manufacturing processes to maintain and improve the company's competitive position. Optimization of equipment to provide desired balance of cost, throughput and variability.
  • Provides overall project management of engineering projects, ensuring on-time completion within budget. Assists in managing maintenance activities associated with projects.
  • $90K-$115K. Relocation provided.

  • The Mechanical Project Engineer should have a BS Mechanical Engineering degree.
  • 8+ years of experience as a mechanical engineer in a manufacturing plant.
  • A metals and/or heavy industrial manufacturing experience is strongly preferred.
  • AutoCAD or other CAD software; metallurgical experience.
  • Basic knowledge of: furnaces (melting / heat treat), dust collectors, compressors, fans, blowers, PLCs (a plus), chemical industry experience is helpful.
  • Experience with approving project purchases, contracts and forecasting project costs.
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the U.S. and have a stable work history. Sponsorship is not available.

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