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Avery Dennison Sr. Project Engineer - Chemicals in Mill Hall, Pennsylvania

Company Description

Avery Dennison Corporation (NYSE: AVY) is a global materials science and manufacturing company specializing in the design and manufacture of a wide variety of labeling and functional materials. The company’s products, 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. Headquartered in Glendale, California, the company employs approximately 30,000 employees in more than 50 countries. Reported sales in 2018 were $7.2 billion. Learn more at www.averydennison.com.

Job Description

The Avery Dennison Label and Graphic Materials Group North America is looking for a Project Engineer to join our facility in Mill Hall, PA. The primary responsibilities and essential functions of this position include:

  • Must have experience managing small to large capital projects related to building construction, piping system installation, and or equipment purchases. Candidate should have a strong engineering background.

  • Responsible for developing bid specifications, soliciting bids, working with corporate procurement to award contracts for both manufacturing equipment and construction.

  • Develop project schedules, hire contractors, and supervise installations

  • Work with internal customers to ensure all functional requirements and acceptance criteria are documented and met using a documented acceptance criteria.

  • Follow Management of Change processes to implement projects.

  • Responsible for holding regular progress meetings, tracking commitments from others, and escalating any unresolved issues to management.

  • Must track and manage project budget

  • Demonstrated excellence in managing projects that meet or exceed schedule, financial, and performance targets.

  • Demonstrated experience using AutoCad for updating and creating plant layouts, P&ID drawings, and generating detailed fabrication or machine details. Equipment design experience is a plus.

  • Analyze, develop and recommend design approaches necessary to meet production requirements for new or improved products and/or processes.

  • Individual must be self directed and able to manage multiple priorities.

  • Compile and evaluate design and test data to prepare technical specifications.

  • Must be capable of working within a team and possess good communication skills.

  • Mentor maintenance and operations personnel.

  • Represents the organization as a technical contact on contracts and projects. Interacts with external personnel on significant technical matters often requiring coordination between organizations.

  • Participate in, lead and sponsor various task teams or problem solving teams.


What you will need to bring to the team:Knowledge/Skills/Competencies:

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering is required.

  • Minimum 5 years engineering role experience in industrial manufacturing environments.

  • Process Safety Management (PSM) experience in a PSM covered environment is required.

  • Expertise in liquid piping systems at either equipment or facility level a plus.

  • Minimum 5 years Project management experience with the ability to manage multiple projects varying in scope and complexity.

  • Capital equipment purchasing experience preferred.

  • Ability to estimate, track, and manage to a capital budget.

  • Strong ability to troubleshoot equipment/process issues.

  • Self-motivated with a continuous improvement focus.

Additional Competencies Required:

  • Possess well-developed communication, organizational and interpersonal skills.

  • Must be proficient with CAD and have a good background in mechanical systems.

  • Ability to read mechanical blueprints drawings and technical manuals.

  • Must possess demonstrated competency in construction management.

  • Must be knowledgeable in mechanical drafting standards used to generate fabrication details, machined component details, and minor assembly drawings as required to procure fabrications and machined components.

  • Strong ability to interface effectively with cross-functional groups to define and execute overall requirements.


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.

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