Kelly Services Facility Engineer - Fort Worth, TX in Dallas, Texas

The Facility Engineer will be managing the building of a new industrial facility from the ground up. Facility Engineers are responsible for the design, installation, operation, maintenance, modification, construction and modernization of physical facilities and equipment (power, water, waste water treatment, chemical distribution, air abatement, piping systems, HVAC, lighting, space utilization, etc.) used to produce quality products.


  • Develop conceptual designs for equipment and system expansion and/or upgrades.

  • Identify and implement electricity, water and gas savings measures using operational data to justify and verify the savings.

  • Interface with utility provider to forecast usage and rates for water consumption and sewer discharge.

  • Interpret regulatory codes for compliance (local, state, and federal).

  • Modify existing equipment and systems for the purpose of improving efficiency, safety, reliability, capacity and cost effectiveness.

  • Manage and implement all phases of new construction and renovation/upgrade projects including planning, design, construction, and commissioning.

  • Prepare written project plans which may include budgets, staffing, schedules, coordination and other pertinent project information.

  • Contract with and oversee the activities of various contractors and consultants for the fulfillment of facilities engineering responsibilities.

  • Provide standard operating procedures and specifications governing the operation and maintenance of facility systems and equipment.

  • Evaluate equipment and system performance and identify improvement plans.

  • Troubleshoot problems with facility systems.

  • Keeps up on technological changes such as retrofitting machinery to meet today’s new laws and efficiency standards.

  • Develop corrective action proposals and recommendations.

  • Works with Value Stream engineers to select and install equipment and machinery.

  • Develop installation packages for the hook-up, demolition or relocation of production equipment.

Education Required:

  • BS or associate degree with technical training in plant engineering or factory/plant maintenance.

  • Work Experience Required:

  • 3-5 years Facilities or Plant Engineering experience preferred.

Skills & Knowledge Required:

  • Conduct all required hazardous waste and hazardous material management activities

  • Waste Water Treatment experience is a plus.

  • Well-developed problem solving, analytical, communication, organization, troubleshooting, and computer skills.

  • Experience in lean culture development and lean tool implementation required.

  • Ability to effectively deploy resources to key priorities

  • Sets high expectations (driven by metrics and countermeasures) for self and the organization

  • Ability and passion to rapidly learn and utilize the business system and achieve objectives

  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written and the ability to effectively communicate throughout all levels of the organization.

  • Autonomous and self-directed

  • High degree of credibility and integrity

  • Strong analytical skills, project management, process and conceptual skills

  • Excellent time management skills

  • Demonstrates effective teamwork & communication

  • Operates in accordance with company Values

  • Fully supports principles & objectives

  • Hands on planning and execution of responsibilities and directives

  • Advanced Microsoft Office Suite skills

Additional traits and competencies that define the successful candidate are:

  • Ability to work with all levels of employees and be a team player

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

  • Creative problem solving and critical thinking

  • Focus on continuous improvement

  • Drive and willingness to accept responsibility and utilize effective leadership/project management skills

Why Kelly ® ?

Kelly puts you in charge of your career, with access to cutting edge projects and technologies in

industry leading organizations. Top companies throughout the world have trusted Kelly as a premier

source of engineering talent and services since 1965. And engineering job seekers know Kelly as a firm

with an unmatched reputation for quality, integrity and professionalism. Whether you seek the variety

and flexibility of working on short term project engagements, or prefer contract-to-hire or direct

hire placement with our clients, apply with Kelly to explore opportunities that suit your specific

professional interests.

AboutKelly Services ®

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Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and is

committed to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunity

is The Law.