Job type full-time
Benefits pulled from the full job description
401(k) dental insurance health insurance tuition reimbursement vision insurance
Full job description
We are looking for an experienced project engineer/manager to join the corporate engineering team, reporting to the srDirector, implementation, strategic capitalThis position will be remoteThe incumbent will lead capital projects at our manufacturing facilities throughout the usa or new sites under developmentThe experience required for this position is described in greater detail below.
Specific responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Lead the concept development of assigned projects including collaboration with business managers, contract engineering and construction firms, and other gaf managers in order to prepare the capital funding requestThis involves detailing concepts, overseeing preliminary engineering design, selecting suppliers, estimating costs, justifying the project, and writing the formal capital project submittal.
Manage all aspects of the execution of major capital projects including safety, design, construction, contract management, scope management, spending, schedule, regulatory compliance, reporting, and final delivery of functional facilities and processesThis includes periodic onsite safety and progress monitoring, and maintaining systems to assure a comprehensive awareness of project status.
Lead and participate in cross-functional gaf teams investigating opportunities to improve and expand gaf’s processes and products, and other business opportunities.
Lead and collaborate with other gaf engineers and managers in evaluating engineering designs and documents, achieving successful project outcomes, and developing improved methods and standards.
Coordinate contractors, engineers, and gaf team members in construction, commissioning, and startup while maintaining efficient plant operations and managing the project budget.
A bachelor degree in engineering (mechanical, electrical, chemical, construction) or related disciplines.
A minimum of 7 years hands-on experience managing major capital equipment installations, preferably including at least 4 years of experience in roofing or other continuous web manufacturing or converting industries.
The ideal candidate will have a proven background in managing projects with budgets of $0.5mm - $20mm.
Demonstrated ability to work in multiple disciplines as project manager and to supervise others as a leader.
Demonstrated ability to work with and provide expertise in maintenance, operations, and process.
Willingness and ability to travel 50-60% during periods of heavy field work and plant activity.
Must also have a comprehensive knowledge and experience with computers and experience with cad, preferably autocad.
The location for the position is within one hour of a major commercial airport in the usa.
Must be legally authorized to work in the u.s., without current or future requirement for sponsorship of an employment-based visa status
Advanced knowledge of engineering and construction standards and practices
Advanced ability to read and interpret specifications and drawings
Advanced proficiency using root cause analysis to troubleshoot and solve problems
Advanced ability to translate technical data into a format/language suitable for personnel
Advanced skills in safety, process hazard analysis and process safety
Advanced proficiency in desktop computing and internet research
Demonstrated proficiency in mechanical, electrical, hydraulic, and pneumatics
Demonstrated knowledge of manufacturing analysis tools, such as statistical analysis/statistical process control (spc), agile- lean manufacturing, kepner-tregoe
Demonstrated experience in procurement including writing specifications, identifying and evaluating suppliers, and evaluation of proposal alternatives and exceptions.
Leadership / general knowledge skills:
Demonstrated leadership in terms of capital project planning, development, and execution including conceptual design, detailed design, construction and installation coordination, technical training, commissioning, start-up support, and sustainable operations.
Demonstrated experience in coaching and collaborating with coworkers, suppliers, and other stakeholders from all levels of an organization
Thorough knowledge of osha and environmental regulations
Demonstrated communications skills; written, verbal, and listening skills
Demonstrated ability to understand budgets and accounting reports, tracking spending / procurement, and prepare written and verbal spending reports
Advanced organizational skills and attention to detail – able to plan, execute, and control multiple tasks simultaneously
Advanced problem-solving using a systematic approach
Demonstrated ability to execute projects within scope, schedule, and budget
Leadership experience including direct supervision of internal and external team members
Ability to manage the efforts of contractors and/or internal maintenance personnel in project installations
Strong ability to influence and drive cross-functional decisions and initiatives
No of direct reports: none
No of indirect reports: capital project team
Budget responsibility: $0.5mm - $20mm
Travel requirements: 50%
Employment / benefits
Gaf offers a competitive salary and benefits package including 401(k), medical, dental, vision, prescription drug, tuition reimbursement, and vacation / holiday payAt gaf, we believe our employees are our greatest resourceGaf is proud to be an equal opportunity employer, committed to workplace diversityEoe m/f/d/v
We believe our employees are our greatest resourceWe offer competitive salary, benefits, 401k, and vacation packages for all full time permanent positionsWe are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and gaf, hawk, sgi, and siplast are proud to be affirmative action employersWe are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity, or veteran statusIf you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us knowIf applying for positions in the u.s., must be eligible to work in the u.sWithout need for employer sponsored visa (work permit).
Posted 30+ days ago