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Avery Dennison Project Engineer in Mill Hall, Pennsylvania

Company Description

Avery Dennison Corporation (NYSE: AVY) is a global materials science company specializing in the design and manufacture of a wide variety of labeling and functional materials. The company’s products and solutions, which are used in nearly every major industry, include pressure-sensitive materials for labels and graphic applications; tapes and other bonding solutions for industrial, medical, and retail applications; tags, labels and embellishments for apparel; and radio frequency identification (RFID) solutions serving retail apparel and other markets. The company employs approximately 36,000 employees in more than 50 countries. Reported sales in 2021 were $8.4 billion. Learn more at www.averydennison.com.

At Avery Dennison, some of the great benefits we provide are:

  • Health & Wellness benefits starting on day 1 of employment

  • Paid parental leave

  • 401K matching

  • Tuition reimbursement

  • Flexible work arrangements

  • Employee Assistance Program / Health Advocate

  • Paid vacation and Paid holidays

Job Description

We are looking to add an experienced and highly motivated individual to join our Team in Mill Hall, Pennsylvania as a project engineer. The Mill Hall Site is a Process Safety Management (PSM) Covered Specialty Chemical Manufacturing Facility. This position will report to the Maintenance Manager and will support site objectives associated with Safety, Service, Quality, Growth and Profitability by providing technical project engineering leadership for the business.

Project Management:

  • Provide project management/construction management leadership by planning, coordinating and controlling all elements of engineering and construction projects. The Engineer supervises all development and implementation of a project. This individual also leads all aspects of facility upgrades and is actively involved in any other project-related work on site as the Project Manager.

  • Reviews project plans and proposals, then works with management to develop project objectives. Identifies project responsibilities by determining the phases and elements of the project. Calculates time frames and sequences the project stages. Prepares and distributes a project description and timeline. The Project Engineer will also report key updates to the corporate stakeholders.

  • Studies product design, customer requirements, performance standards, then determines project specifications. Presents cost estimates and performance standards. Leads collaborative commissioning efforts by organizing the commissioning work with the process engineering, maintenance, safety and production teams as applicable to ensure safe and satisfactory equipment performance.

  • Through project coordination meetings and other forms of communication, oversees and coordinates the technical aspects of the project.

  • Prepares status reports and regularly monitors budgets, contractors and schedules. Allocates project resources appropriately; approves expenditures and employee contractor contracts, partnering with Procurement as needed. Keeps an accurate record and electronic database of all elements of the projects.

Process Management

  • Adheres to all rules and regulations involved in the project; maintains a safe, clean and productive environment through enforcing procedures. Maintains project integrity and reputation through compliance with state and federal regulations.

  • Responsible for development of all Process Safety Information including but not limited to required engineering calculations, equipment specifications, and Process & Instrumentation Diagrams (P&IDs).

  • Participate in Process Hazard Analysis, Management of Change, Pre StartUp Safety reviews, PSM Audits, and Incident Investigations.

  • Assure compliance with Mechanical Integrity Programs pertaining to the purchase and or modification of equipment.


  • Bachelors of Science in Engineering with a minimum of 5 years engineering experience. Chemical/Mechanical Engineering Degree Required.

  • Process Safety Management Covered experience preferred.

  • Experience with construction management/contractor management preferred.

  • Must demonstrate knowledge in engineering principles, practices and methods, environmental regulations, engineering project management methods, workplace safety, budgeting, employee supervision and personnel management.

  • Must be flexible and able to work well in a fast-paced environment. Should be competent in handling simultaneously occurring tasks and smaller projects.

  • Must have excellent written and oral communication skills and the ability to communicate with all levels of staff effectively.

  • Must have experience in the scope development and execution of capital projects.

  • Must possess applicable Technical Knowledge, Excellent Problem Solving and Project Management skills.

NOTE: The physical requirements of this role may vary by location. A detailed listing of the physical requirements may be obtained from the local Human Resource contact or the site Occupational Health Nurse.



Additional Information

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or other protected status. EEOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled. All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

If you require accommodations to view or apply for a job, alternative methods are available to submit an application. Please contact (440)534-6000 or NA.TA.Operations@averydennison.com to discuss reasonable accommodations.

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