Senior Capital Project Engineer 3210823

Position Title: Senior Capital Project Engineer

Industry: Food & Beverages

Job Category: Engineering – Industrial / Manufacturing

Location: Wahpeton, ND


Are you ready to join the dynamic team at our Award Winning Client? As a leading player in the food and beverage industry, our client has garnered numerous accolades and operates nationally. We are seeking a skilled Senior Capital Project Engineer to join our team in Wahpeton, ND.

Job Purpose and Impact:

At our Award Winning Client, we prioritize innovation and sustainability in everything we do. As the Senior Capital Project Engineer, you will play a crucial role in planning, supporting, and executing capital project engineering initiatives at our Wahpeton, ND facility. From concept to completion, your expertise will drive the success of our projects.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Develop comprehensive capital project scopes, schedules, and budgets in alignment with project management best practices.
  • Lead the development of the site’s five-year capital plan and oversee the project portfolio to ensure optimal performance.
  • Coordinate staffing and craft construction, commissioning, and startup plans, providing support for troubleshooting and optimization activities.
  • Perform process engineering as needed to achieve project objectives, ensuring efficiency and quality.
  • Manage equipment specification and procurement processes, including the review and awarding of bid packages.
  • Analyze and resolve engineering challenges related to manufacturing equipment and systems, ensuring continuous improvement.
  • Design and optimize manufacturing processes, instruments, and equipment to enhance productivity and quality.
  • Provide mentorship and guidance to early-career engineers through hands-on training and project collaboration.
  • Other duties as assigned.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field or equivalent experience.
  • Minimum of four years of related work experience.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Degree in Mechanical, Chemical, or Ag/Biosystems Engineering.
  • Demonstrated ability to execute capital projects or manage project portfolios.
  • Previous experience in the chemical, food, or related industries.
  • Proficiency and willingness to work hands-on in a fast-paced and technical plant environment.
  • Experience in leading others through project work, including mentoring, coaching, or supervising.
  • Lean Six Sigma Green Belt certified or willingness to obtain certification within the first two years.

Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Veterans

US Citizenship or Green Card Holders only apply

Note: Resumes will be maintained in strict confidentiality until such time as we engage in a detailed discussion regarding a specific opportunity, and both parties mutually agree to proceed. We consistently receive new opportunities every day. Should your professional background closely align with the specific requirements of our client, we will promptly reach out to you to initiate further exploration of potential opportunities.

Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Wahpeton
State: North Dakota
Date Posted: 4/3/2024

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