Job ID: 40393
Project Engineer

Our client is seeking a Project Engineer to join their dynamic team in Kalama, WA. 

Project Engineer Responsibilities:
Responsible for planning, scheduling, conducting and coordinating the technical and management aspects of projects.
Provide engineering design and project evaluation support.
Oversee equipment design, specification and installation.
Supervise plant construction projects and track project costs to assure budget is maintained.
Assist with the development and management of the annual capital and major maintenance budgets.
Remain current on corporate, industry and regulatory requirements as they relate to safety, building codes, engineering directives, environmental, etc.
Remain up-to-date on all internally and externally driven training requirements.
Keep abreast of new technologies and implement as appropriate to improve plant uptime, productivity and profitability.

Project Engineer Qualifications:
BS in Chemical or Mechanical Engineering and 10 years of relevant industrial manufacturing project management experience.
Knowledge of equipment and unit operations in a chemical plant environment preferred.
Knowledge of process, electrical, mechanical and civil engineering principles, practices and methods; engineering economics; federal and state codes and regulations governing the operation of industrial facilities, environmental regulations, and workplace safety; engineering project management methods and techniques.
Self-starter who works well independently or in a team environment.
Strong project management capabilities.
Strong leadership skills.
Ability to work effectively at all organizational levels and across functional boundaries. 
Must have demonstrated ability to use strong interpersonal skills and lead others toward desired results and continuous improvements.
Results-oriented individual with well-developed communication, organizational, and computer skills.

Benefits are available to eligible VanderHouwen contractors and include coverage for medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short and long term disability, and matching 401k.

About VanderHouwen 
VanderHouwen is an award-winning, Women-Owned, WBENC certified professional staffing firm. Founded in 1987, VanderHouwen has been successfully placing experienced professionals throughout the Pacific Northwest and nationwide.  Our recruitment teams are highly specialized in either Technology and IT, Engineering, or Accounting and Finance career markets. Our recruiters value building meaningful, professional relationships with each candidate as well as developing honed knowledge of companies' staffing needs and workplaces. Partner with us to land your next exciting career.

VanderHouwen is an Equal Opportunity Employer and participates in E-Verify. VanderHouwen does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or any other characteristic protected by applicable local, state or federal civil rights laws.


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