Engineer (Othello, WA)
The J.R. Simplot Company is a diverse, privately held organization, with roots firmly planted in agriculture and agriculture-related businesses.
These endeavors have been around for centuries and will continue to be a vital part of the global economy.
We currently have a position available at our facility in Othello, WA.
Located in Washington's beautiful Columbia Basin, Othello is surrounded by scenic parks and wildlife. SUMMARYSupports production efforts of the company/group by providing technical support to plant operating and maintenance department to work or manage projects to develop new or existing equipment, instrumentation, and raw materials. RESPONSIBILITIES* Selects engineering techniques to solve problems and make design or process recommendations. * Contributes to successful design or process completion by participating in the resolution of issues such as conflicting design requirements, unsuitability of standard material, and difficult coordination requirements. * Assists in determining scope and objectives to contribute to the development of a comprehensive project design or process. * Ensures successful completion of the assignment or phase assignment within the budgeted time and cost constraints. * Directs preparation of appropriate documentation. Other duties may be assigned. REQUIREMENTS* Bachelor's Degree from 4 year college or university* Two plus years related experience and/or training. * Manages multiple small, single medium project, or significant portion of a large project. * Possesses and applies a comprehensive understanding of the concepts, practices, and procedures of engineering field of specialization. * Under general supervision, able to plan, conduct, and supervise assignments. * Operates with substantial latitude for unreviewed action or decision. * Reviews progress with management.* Ability to effectively determine when a project should be brought to its logical conclusion for both the needs of the company and the project. * Strong interpersonal, and written and verbal communication skills. * Good project management skills allowing the incumbent to coordinate project activities with other operating or engineering units to facilitate participation of appropriate staff in project completion. * May have full supervisory responsibility over lower level engineering staff. * Supervises project staff.
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They are not intended to be construed as an exhaust Combination of education, training and/or experience will be considered for this position. HOW TO APPLYExternal Candidates:Visit www.simplot.com/careersSelect Job SearchSelect Current OpportunitiesSelect All Open PositionsApply to Job ID# 6553Please prepare a cover letter outlining your interest and qualifications and submit with your resume via our online application process described above.
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