PROJECT ENGINEERIf you are an operator and looking for your newworkfamily, then look to the company who helps feed the world.Its allskilledhands on deck as we build our amazing culture across the globe. Join our organization to explore the chance to work side-by-side with colleagues who know the true value of teamwork and who will provide the support you need to succeed. While we have great people, it is not just about that; its the ability to define your day, the opportunity to work on new and exciting projects ranging from large to small in scale. Its the opportunity to grow and develop your career in ways you never imagined. Every employee contributes to the safe and reliable production of products that helpFeed the World.Commitment to Safety Agriums mission is to help Feed the World and we take our role in this responsibility very seriously. In addition to this, we also believe very strongly that any responsible organization must hold as its highest priority: to do what we do safely. Your safety is important to us. At Agrium, we are committed to safety first and foremost, nothing is more important than safety. We have a Commitment to Zero policy which outlines Agriums vision, values and systems for EHS&S. We align to three key principles: Do it safely or not at all. There is always time to do it safely. Care for each others health, safety and security.The FactsAgrium is looking for someone to be be able to connect with our exciting Kennewick Fertilizer Team.Nestled in the heart of Washington, Kennewickoffers more than 300 days of sunshine. It is located along the Columbia River. The Kennewick Agrium plant employees approximately 55 people and is a Solution Production Facility for Ammonia and Urea.Reporting to the Plant Manager, the Project Engineer is responsible for overall leadership of engineering and capital project execution in alignment with Wholesales vision and strategy. Project engineers engage in a broad range of activities across the operation including process safety, production troubleshooting, production and quality improvement, support of the Continuous Improvement Program and process support for capital initiatives.Key Tasks:- Provide overall project management and execution, which encompasses scope development, cost estimating, budgeting, planning, scheduling, procurement, construction management, startup and documentation closure.- Project management includes working with and coordinating efforts among Agrium technical, operations, sales and marketing personnel, 3rd party engineers/contractors, and equipment/material vendors to achieve project design intentions.- Prepare written documents, which included but is not limited to project summaries, project cost estimates, Authority for Expenditure / Design Basis Memorandums, monthly progress / cost control reports, project closure forms, and project review presentations.- Act as liaison between Agrium Technical, operations, sales, and marketing personnel and outside contractors. – Apply technical knowledge, experience, tools and techniques to project activities to meet design intentions and stakeholder expectations.- Ensure successful completion of projects in accordance with established Agrium procedures, standards, and policies (EHS&S, Project Work Management Process, Materials Management, Code of Ethics, etc.)- Provide technical support based on sound engineering principals and recognized industry standards.The Ideal CandidateOutside of the skills and necessary qualifications, our ideal candidate must be committed to sustaining our safe and positive work environment while having the ability to embrace working side by side others in a diverse culture. Culture at Agrium is the core of everything we do and our candidate must be respectful of diverse opinions and views.Skills:- Excellent interpersonal, communication, planning, problem solving and organizational skills.- Knowledge of design/construct/inspect/repair standards for tanks, bins, structural steel, fiberglass, concrete, and wooden structures.- Must be able to conduct and present root cause failure analysis.- Knowledge and understanding of vibration analysis, lubrication, thermography other PM/PdM technologies.- Preference will be given to candidates with P&ID and technical drawing experience and use of SAP business computer platform (Materials procurement, project cost tracking, etc.).- Must have an aptitude/willingness to learn new industrial processes.- Must be proficient in MS Office software, and have an aptitude/willingness to learn various computer methods of data collection, data analysis and engineering/construction reporting.- Must be capable of managing own time with a high level of self-sufficiency and multiple tasks and projects according to priority.- Must be self-motivated and results-oriented.Qualifications- Bachelors degree in Engineering (Mechanical, Electrical or Chemical)- 5+ years engineering, maintenance, project or operations experience at a chemical processing or fertilizer storage and handling facility.- Previous supervisory experience is desirable.- Project management experience or certification preferred but not required.- Preference will be given to candidates who have experience with Environmental, Health and Safety issues (OSHA
PSM regulation) and process safety in hazardous chemical industry.Why Agrium?We want to grow with you.Offering a fast-paced environment coupled with great people is what sets Agriums culture apart from other career opportunities. Were dedicated to growing our employees and that is what consistently makes Agrium an award winning company, listed as one of the best places to work both in Canada and the U.S. Were looking for people to help us feed the world and require a workforce grown from diverse backgrounds and experience. Agrium is an organizational culture that promotes corporate social responsibility, with a vision to help feed the world in ways that protect the environment, support economic vitality, and enhance communities.Agrium is committed to creating a diverse workplace and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We welcome applications from all qualified women and men, including members of visible minorities, persons with disabilities, Aboriginal persons, and veterans.Those interested in this challenging opportunity please apply in confidence directly atwww.agrium.com/careers. While we appreciate all applications we receive, we advise that only candidates under consideration will be contacted.