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Project Engineer

Company: GAF Materials Corporation
Location: Mount Vernon
Posted on: June 12, 2021

Job Description:

About GAF Mount Vernon, Indiana

Mount Vernon, Indiana is located about 20 miles west of Evansville, along the Ohio River. The GAF site in Mount Vernon was founded in 1973 and produces a wide variety of products, including both residential and commercial roofing materials. Our 88 acre site is currently undergoing many exciting changes, including the recent addition of a new on-site warehouse and expanded production! Theres never been a better time to join our team!

Key Roles and Responsibilities:

As a Project Engineer on our team you will have responsibility for maintaining excellence in developing and executing assigned projects to achieve plant goals. Through expert application of engineering techniques and principles, you will conduct analyses and investigations pertaining to construction of new facilities and enhancements for existing facilities to optimize productive capability of the plant. We encourage the Project Engineer to make sound recommendations, considering such factors as cost, maintainability, facility of production and availability of materials and equipment with emphasis on safety and optimum performance.

  • Proactively identify engineering problems or opportunities and apply technical expertise to develop and present feasible solutions.

  • Take ownership for an engineering/efficiency project from conception to completion with little supervision, applying all areas of engineering expertise to obtain a workable solution.

  • Partner with the maintenance and production teams to identify operational or maintenance problems. Once the problem is recognized, conduct the engineering analysis and follow through with major and minor project recommendations.

  • Coordinate with the contractor and Company representatives to seamlessly complete engineering projects as efficiently as possible without causing production delays.

  • Develop detailed justifications for capital expenditures and communicate them both verbally and in writing at multiple levels within the organization.

Education/Experience Requirements:

  • A BS in Engineering (Electrical, Mechanical, or Chemical) coupled with up to 3 years of demonstrated related experience in a manufacturing environment.

  • Demonstrated knowledge of engineering fundamentals and advanced proficiency in Microsoft Office (and/or Google Suites) and AutoCAD.

  • Strong communication and decision-making skills.

  • A graduate with engineering co-op experience in a manufacturing environment would also meet the requirements for this position

Compensation and Benefits:

  • We offer a very competitive salary, bonus and benefits package and you are eligible to begin taking advantage of our insurance and 401k programs starting on your first day! Our excellent 401(k) includes an employer contribution of up to 7%!

  • Your professional growth and development is very important to us and therefore we offer internal training programs, as well as a generous tuition reimbursement program.

  • New employees can expect to be eligible for three weeks of vacation (prorated from your start date).

  • In support of working families we offer a parental leave benefit, in which employees who give birth or adopt a child may be eligible for paid leave.

  • Insurance coverage plans include medical, dental, vision, prescription drug, disability, life insurance, employee assistance program, and more.

  • Other exciting benefits include a wellness program, referral program, and product rebates when purchased for an employees primary residence.

If you meet the qualifications and would like to join us, we definitely want to hear from you! Contact us today

We believe our employees are our greatest resource. We offer competitive salary, benefits, 401k, and vacation packages for all full time permanent positions. We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and GAF, SGI, and Siplast are proud to be affirmative action employers. We 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 status. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know. If applying for positions in the U.S., must be eligible to work in the U.S. without need for employer sponsored visa (work permit).

Keywords: GAF Materials Corporation, Evansville , Project Engineer, Other , Mount Vernon, Indiana

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