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Engineering Project Manager

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Job ID 178861 Date posted 08/04/2022 Location : Newark, California

Want to build a stronger, more sustainable future and cultivate your career? Join Cargill's global team of 155,000 employees who are committed to safe, responsible and sustainable ways to nourish the world. This position is in Cargill’s protein and salt business, where we provide wholesome, high-quality food products to a wide range of customers, from foodservice operators and grocery stores to manufacturers and exporters.


Job Purpose and Impact

The Engineering Project Manager will oversee engineering and technical projects, including management of personnel, budget, and scheduling to deliver a successful project outcome, including safety and risk mitigation plans. In this role, you will have the opportunity to collaborate with stakeholders across all areas of the project to interpret the needs, expectations, and limitations of each, and bring them together with the aim of successful project deliveries.

Key Accountabilities

  • Prepare and execute on strategies and project plans for engineering and technical projects, including monitoring progress, resolving issues, budgets, coordinating schedules, status reporting and all tasks associated with the project and coordinate the operational aspects of assigned projects.
  • Develop project schedules by studying project plan and specifications, calculating time requirements and sequencing project elements.
  • Review status of projects and budgets, coordinate schedules, and prepare status reports and recommend appropriate actions.
  • Lead the project team and the work of contractors.
  • Collaborate with regional domain leads for domain specific expertise support in build projects.
  • Independently solve moderately complex issues with minimal supervision, while escalating more complex issues to appropriate staff.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Position Information

  • This position is posted internally as well as externally. 
  • The business will not sponsor applicants for work visas for this position.

Qualifications

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field or equivalent experience.
  • Minimum of two years of related work experience.


PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Experience leading third party resources to deliver business results.
  • Engineering and management software knowledge.
  • Experience working with engineering drawings.
  • Knowledge of the environmental health and safety standards and international standards and codes related to engineering and technical projects.

Cargill highly encourages vaccinations but does not mandate at this time.  Upon hire, you will be asked to provide your vaccination status, and if unvaccinated or if you choose not to disclose, you would be expected to follow Cargill’s safety protocols for unvaccinated employees (i.e., mask mandates, and social distancing).

Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet

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