Kelly Services Project Engineer in Sylacauga, Alabama
Project Engineer Position Available (Direct Hire) - Sylacauga, AL
Kelly Services is currently seeking a Project Engineer for one of their top chemical clients in the Sylacuaga, AL area.
Support the Plant Operations providing engineering services for new capital projects and plant support projects, including: conducting site surveys, development of engineering solutions, cost estimation, Capital Asset Request (CAR) preparation, and management of design firms and contractors .
Participate in all aspects of the design process for large expansion and green-field projects within the plant; utilizing internal and external resources to ensure completion within the approved schedule and budget.
Prepare detailed cost estimates with support of the engineering team.
Prepare Capital Asset Requests (CARs) in conjunction with plant and divisional personnel.
Develop plant layouts under the direction of the Engineering Design Manager.
Provide engineering support, construction support and project management support for Capital projects and plant support as necessary.
Survey plant site.
(This may include research into available utilities, space needs for plant and ore storage and possible restrictions which may hamper our operating facility.)
Research new equipment and technologies for possible application in the Company's processes.
Assist in start-up of new systems as necessary.
Provide technical support to the Customer Service Engineering group as necessary.
Develop and maintain design standards and assure consistency in process, construction, equipment, design and installation. This is to be coordinated with GES and competency groups.
Support the project management team to insure project completion within approved budgets using established project management guidelines and systems.
Assist in developing project baselines including: scope development, cost estimates, schedules, resources planning and communication plans.
Utilize AutoCAD to develop Process flow diagrams, P&IDs, and equipment general arrangement drawings as required.
Supervise and/or provide process support that is consistent with plant requirements and/or specific equipment needs.
Develop designs that are safe and environmentally compliant meeting all local and national standards.
Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering and a minimum of 5 years of experience as a project and/or design engineer in the mineral processing industry or other heavy industry in operations and/or engineering fields with supervisory experience, or equivalent combinations of education, training and experience, are required.
Must possess a basic knowledge of mineral processing including: quarrying, crushing, grinding, classification, conveying, packaging, storage and shipping. A strong working knowledge of all engineering fields with emphasis on mechanical engineering, or electrical engineering is essential.