Plant Project Engineer

  • Location
    Lima, Ohio
  • Job type
    Direct Hire
  • Category
    Engineering - Packaging

Adecco Direct Placement is currently recruiting experienced candidates for a Direct Hire Plant Project Engineer job in Lima, OH with one of our top clients. The Project Engineer plans, schedules, conducts, and coordinates assigned engineering work; monitors work for compliance to applicable codes, accepted engineering practices and standards; ensures effective communication between all disciplines and all other project participants. The Project Engineer’s primary focus will be on layout of manufacturing equipment with emphasis on ergonomic design.

Position Responsibilities:

Identify, define, program manage and/or process packaging and packaging related changes within the integrated supply chain addressing safety, ergonomic, and cost reduction.
Responsible for planning, scheduling, conducting and coordinating the technical and management aspects of projects.
Work with manufacturing on layout challenges. Assist in the preparation of engineering project proposals.
Support budgeting process by identifying cost savings opportunities.
Knowledge of processes, ergonomic packaging layout, manufacturing processes and testing/validation of recommended solutions.
Participating in meetings and resolving client/engineering and management project issues. Solicit feedback from facilities and business units to improve packaging strategies individually seeking out packaging improvement opportunities.
Ensure effective engineering and client communications through thorough understanding of the supply chain and the impact of packaging strategies on the business as a whole.


Bachelor’s degree in Engineering.
3-5 years of experience in packaging design and layout of manufacturing equipment with emphasis on ergonomic design (food a plus).
Experience with CPG packaging technology and automation preferred.
AutoCAD experience preferred
Project management experience. Must be able to handle multiple projects simultaneously.
Working knowledge of cost accounting, gathering production information, and production scheduling.

The salary for this position is based on qualifications and experience- 85k to 90k. This direct hire position includes top level benefits that include:
• Competitive Pay
• 401(k)
• Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance Package
• Disability and Life Insurance Package
• Paid Vacation and Holidays
• Career Advancement Opportunities

If you meet the above qualifications and would like to apply for this position, please click APPLY NOW and upload your most current resume. You may email your resume to our recruiter, Angela Stewart, at Please include Project Engineer on the subject line of any e-mail correspondence. Questions regarding this position can be addressed by emailing or calling 419-222-8395. Thank you in advance for applying, however, only qualified candidates will be contacted.

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