Plant Engineer

Dawn, TX

The Plant Engineer will support the production facilities in the West Region, by leading technicians, training personnel, leading/managing projects, troubleshooting, repairing, installing, and modifying mechanical, pneumatic, and electrical equipment; Including PLC, DCS and multiple systems.
The plant engineering role will be based in our Dawn, TX facility.

Date Posted:
9/8/2021
Salary:
Based on Experience

PLANT ENGINEER RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Set the tone for the team’s culture with emphasis on Safety, Quality, Profitability, and people development. Model the right behavior through actions.
  • Combine your talents with the efforts of the entire leadership team to help create and grow our integrity and innovation-driven culture and ensure a safe, informed and engaged workforce.
  • Attract, retain, develop, and mentor key talent within the plant.
  • Work directly with plant leadership and operations personnel to quickly address breakdowns, repairs, etc.
  • Manage plant projects, capital projects, and project budgets.
  • Communicate effectively with plant management, engineering, and operations about maintenance and capital project requirements.
  • Keep Safety in the forefront of all team’s thinking and approach to work.
  • Ensure safe work environment and well-organized facility.
  • Ensure safety rules without exception.
  • Ensure success of production and maintenance departments.
  • Support and lead for low levels of unplanned machine downtime.
  • Own plant capital list and CAR system for the facilities.

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in engineering, mechanical engineering, or electrical engineering preferred
  • 1-3+ years of engineering
  • Agriculture or manufacturing environment
  • Instinctive servant leader and evidence of success
  • Advanced technical knowledge with strong mechanical aptitude
  • Experience managing CAPEX projects & budgets between $5k – $5M+
  • Ability to read, sketch and understand mechanical, piping, and electrical drawings
  • Must be “hands on” with eager desire to get dirty and lead by example

 

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

  • This position requires physical efforts such as straining, pulling, lifting, working, and standing and walking on concrete floor
  • Exposure to elements such as noise, minable dust, cold and hot temperatures
  • Extreme climate or climate variation
  • Heat up to 100 degrees and lows of 40 degrees
  • Changes of >30 degrees within a shift
  • Exposure to manufacturing equipment hazards, especially forklifts
  • Climbing of ladders

 

BENEFIT SUMMARY: 

Medical, Dental, Vision, Company Paid LI, AD&D, Matching 401K, Employee Assistance Program, Paid Time off

 

PHM Brands is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to sex, race, color, religion, ethnic or national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, pregnancy, leave status, disability, veteran status, genetic information and/or any other characteristic or status protected by national, federal, state, or local law. ​

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