Capital Project Engineer

Indianapolis, IN 46077

Employment Type: Contract Job Category: Project Management Job Number: MC943106822 Compensation: $58 / hour

Job Description

Title:  Capital Project Engineer

Location:  Indianapolis, IN

Hire Type:  Onsite, Contract (long-term, 2+ years)

Target Pay Rate:  $58.00/hour (W2)

Sterling has helped build careers for thousands of professionals like yourself. Our expert recruiters support you at every step in the process and as a Best of Staffing company, Sterling provides exciting work with exceptional employers across the U.S.

As a contract employee of Sterling, you are eligible to receive a Full Employee Benefits Package that includes paid time off, paid holidays, 3 medical plans to choose from, dental & vision plans, 401(k), and an Employee Stock Ownership (ESOP) plan.

Job Summary: 
The Project Engineer is an engineering professional who applies project management and engineering knowledge, engineering knowledge and ingenuity to complete medium-sized capital projects from concept thru project closure, across disciplines and locations. Responsible for financial management, contractor management, and project oversight for equipment and facility projects.

Job Duties:
  • Responsible for supporting capital projects in the manufacturing plant, including front end planning activities.
  • Coordinate multiple parties to complete project scopes on schedule, stay within budget and meet the expected quality.
  • Assist with design of new equipment systems from preliminary design, specifications, budgeting, scheduling, and construction management.
  • Manage the life-cycle documentation of the equipment including generation and approval of user requirements, equipment and instrument specifications, equipment test plans, and system operating procedures.
  • Develop project schedules including setting targets for milestone activities and adhering to deadlines
  • Track progress to ensure the project scope, cost, and schedule are being met.
  • Write scope of work documents, award contracts, obtain estimates, select suppliers, and purchase equipment and services.
  • Develop documents for FAT, SAT, and qualification activities for equipment.
  • Participate in FAT, SAT, startup, commissioning and qualification of equipment.
  • Make effective decisions when presented with multiple options for how to progress with the project.
  • Communicate with management to keep the project aligned with their goals.
  • Perform quality control on the project throughout development to maintain the standards expected.
  • Review drawings, supervise contractors, and participate in final project acceptance upon completion of construction.

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Science, or closely related discipline related to design and construction, or equivalent technical experience.
  • 3-5 years of previous experience in industrial or manufacturing facility design and construction.
  • Experience in many of the following areas: Automation, construction, construction quality, project controls, engineering disciplines, safety, and scheduling.
  • Experience with projects with budgets that range between $5 million - $75 million.

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identify, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or genetic information.

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