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Project Engineering Manager

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Large manufacturing company in Peoria IL is looking for a Project Engineering Manager.

Looking for someone who has managed projects from start to finish and looking for someone can manage timelines and budgets. 

Salary Range: $90k-$110k

Relocation offered as well

Project Manager – Engineering

  • Manage equipment and engineering related initiatives with OEMs and external partners.
  • Help coordinate timelines and responsibilities with lead engineers on internal projects.
  • Drive accountability across the team and organization.
  • Utilize best practices with PM tools to bring clarity on risks and timelines.
  • Help establish best practices and procedures related to managing projects across the team.
  • Ideate, research, run scenarios to effectively understand project schedules and resources.
  • Provide project cost and labor estimates prior to start of work for project evaluation.
  • Review project timelines with team members.
  • Effectively communicate project schedules, scopes, and resources.
  • Lead design reviews with both internally and externally as needed.
  • Ensure the compliance of the manufacturing lines with all EPA, OSHA, and similar requirements.
  • Seek to understand the complexity and constraints within a highly cross-functional organization.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Management, or a related field.
  • 5+ years of previous experience in manufacturing or project management.
  • PMP certification is preferred, but not required.
  • A background in business skills, management, budgeting, and analysis.
  • Excellent communicator and comfortable managing multiple tasks and projects, be a team player and have a problem-solving aptitude.

Competency Requirements

  • Demonstrated track record in manufacturing or project management.
  • Demonstrated hands-on experience in machining and fabrication is preferred.
  • An inquisitive spirit to seek out improvements to existing concepts.
  • Ability to communicate effectively and to partner with all levels of the organization.
  • Must have a collaborative work ethic, positive attitude, and the ability to give and receive constructive feedback.
  • Ability to work within a highly iterative team environment.
  • Fluent in office productivity tools Microsoft Office, Asana, etc.
  • Prior experience in the rubber, paper, or silicone industry is a plus.
  • Attention to detail.