29 days old

Project Engineer

Atlanta, GA 30303
Auto req ID: 209208BR

Job Description

  • Apply Engineering, TPM Early Management, LSS and other Continuous Improvement Process principles to analyze and plan for the requirements of assigned projects and other work
  • Conduct best value analyses cost studies and risk analyses to ensure projects achieve targeted objectives
  • Prepare specifications and design process and package flows for assigned projects and oversee the preparation of all necessary drawings
  • Prepare scope, cost, lead-time, installation time and downtime requirement estimates for assigned projects
  • Leverage business system software to capture and analyze data for trouble-shooting, support of operations and justification of investments
  • Ascertain and adopt all relevant requirements including any construction or other regulatory permits, any environmental, safety and quality/sanitary design regulations, any company product or equipment specifications, and etc. for all work assignments
  • Specify, bid, select and purchase required equipment, parts and contract installation services for assigned projects to assure that the project is implemented as scheduled and within budget, achieving the best value for the investment while dealing with all suppliers and contractors with fairness and integrity
  • Plan and supervise work conducted by maintenance mechanics, contractors and service personnel to assure efficient coordination and completion of assigned projects as scheduled with minimal production downtime
  • Prepare the appropriate documents for new capital and expense projects, maintain required files, monitor invoice payments, manage budgets and ensure correct applications/uses of capital versus expense to meet legal and corporate policy requirements
  • Administer the implementation of training for maintenance, operations, quality and others affected for all new equipment and systems installed on assigned projects
  • Keep abreast of new technological developments through professional study and journals and initiate reapplication uses within the plant
  • Develop and apply innovative and creative methods to improve plant operations, quality, cost, efficiencies, safety, environmental performance and etc.
  • Manage multiple projects and duties of varying priorities at the same time
  • Develop skills and attain knowledge of plant processes and equipment to allow the development of improvement projects and to provide troubleshooting, problem analysis and technical support to the plant as requested
  • Develop, lead and coach project teams consisting of people of all levels of the organization from all functions required (operations, quality, maintenance, shipping, safety, etc.) to ensure these functions provide appropriate input, support and ownership for the scope, design, installation, start-up and successful operation of the project
  • Be flexible, capable and willing to change and take on additional responsibilities as the business requires and as assigned by manager


  • 4-5 year Bachelors of Science Degree in Engineering required
  • 5-8 years experience in process, packaging or discreet manufacturing industries; food related preferred
  • 5-8 years experience working with automation, PLC and HMI/OIT hardware, software, programming and communications systems (Ethernet, Modbus, Devicenet, Datahighway and etc.)
  • Experience with system integration, data acquisition, instrumentation, variable frequency drives, servo motors, starters, solenoids and other electrical and electronic equipment
  • Project Management training and experience
  • Ability to thrive in a fast paced, aggressive, results oriented culture
  • Superior team building and communication skills to work with all levels of the organization
  • Proven problem solving skills
  • Exceptional people skills, oral and written communication skills
  • Focus on process, packaging and/or machine design experience preferred
  • Strong technical competencies in at least one engineering discipline with solid understanding in several preferred
  • High level of competency in obtaining, analyzing, using and presenting data using tools such as databases, spreadsheets and other business software
  • Ability and willingness to work flexible hours and shifts if requested, including weekends and nights to support the business

Relocation Eligible: Eligible for Standard Relocation
Job Type: Regular

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.

PepsiCo is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Female / Minority / Disability / Protected Veteran / Sexual Orientation / Gender Identity

Our Company will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the Fair Credit Reporting Act, and all other applicable laws, including but not limited to, San Francisco Police Code Sections 4901 - 4919, commonly referred to as the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance; and Chapter XVII, Article 9 of the Los Angeles Municipal Code, commonly referred to as the Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance.

If you'd like more information about your EEO rights as an applicant under the law, please download the available EEO is the Law & EEO is the Law Supplement documents. View PepsiCo EEO Policy

Please view our Pay Transparency Statement","city":"Atlanta","state":"Georgia


Posted: 2020-07-09 Expires: 2020-08-20

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Out performing ourselves is a rush. That's why we perform with purpose. Together, we blaze new trails, succeed, celebrate and then do something even bigger. We never settle for second best. At PepsiCo we're not just committed to performing well as individuals, but as a team, to strengthen the company as a whole.

Around the world, we're working hard to give people the tastes they crave and the nutrition they need. We dream globally and act locally, constantly innovating to sustain our planet, our people, our communities and our business practices. New markets mean new ways of doing business, and new ways of addressing health concerns, cultural differences and environmental challenges. Every day is an adventure, and an opportunity for personal and professional growth.

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