Engineer (Pocatello, ID)
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 Don Plant in Pocatello, ID.
In the Rocky Mountain foothills, Pocatello offers a university, parks, golf, and outdoor recreation. SUMMARYCompletes engineering projects by organizing and controlling project elements. Has responsibility for coordination of all technical activities on assigned projects. Plans, schedules, conducts, and coordinates assigned engineering work; monitors work for compliance to applicable codes, accepted engineering practices, ensures effective communication and coordination on assigned projects between all departments and contractors. Assesses costs and other vital data pertaining to the project, ensuring that the project runs efficiently and on schedule. Examining architectural blueprints and delivering input regarding structures and support. RESPONSIBILITIES* Maintains safe and clean working environment by enforcing procedures, rules, and regulations. * Develops project objectives by reviewing project proposals and plans; conferring with management. * Determines project responsibilities by identifying project phases and elements and reviewing bids from contractors. * Determines project specifications by studying product design, customer requirements, and performance standards; completing technical studies; preparing cost estimates. * Determines project schedule by studying project plan and specifications; calculating time requirements; sequencing project elements. * Maintains project schedule by monitoring project progress; coordinating activities; resolving problems. * Controls project plan by reviewing design, specifications, and plan and schedule changes; recommending actions. * Controls project costs by approving expenditures; administering contractor contracts. * Prepares project status reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information and trends; recommending actions. * Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.
REQUIREMENTS* Bachelor's Degree from 4 year college or university* 2+ years demonstrated experience in managing projects. * 2+ years experience with engineering, optimization, and improvement. * Experience in Phosphate Industry/Phosphoric Acid Fertilizer mfg. preferred. * Demonstrated ability to manage priorities, meet deadlines and manage projects. * Must be able to show initiative and be a 'self-starter' to achieve working goals. * Must possess excellent interpersonal, oral and written communication skills.
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