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Sr. Project Engineer

Requisition ID 11539 
Position Type FT Permanent 
Recruiter #LI-PCA1 
Posting Type LI 

Leading to better encompasses all we do at Kerry, it's how we've become the worlds leading taste and nutrition company. Whether it's building and manufacturing sustainable solutions for food, beverage or pharmaceutical consumers, our commitment to lead the world to better nutrition drives us forward. With 25,000+ colleagues across the globe and 15,000+ Kerry products, your opportunities are limitless.

About Kerry

A career with Kerry Taste & Nutrition offers you an opportunity to shape how people across the globe view food and beverage while providing you opportunities to explore and grow as your interests do. With our commitment to a sustainable future, a career with Kerry is something you can feel good about.

About the role

Key responsibilities

  • Responsible for managing the projects so they are implemented, managed and delivered within the agreed time, quality and budget limits;
  • Responsible for ensuring that projects are implemented in-line with Kerry local site and relevant legislative standards, policies, codes, regulations and procedures;
  • Responsible for directing, managing and developing project team;
  • Responsible for ensuring project brief, scope and resource requirements are in place and agreed;
  • Responsible for preparing project reports and organising project steering committee reviews;
  • Responsible for ensuring that project implementation and final installation comply with all relevant health, safety and environment codes and legislations;
  • Support procurement in activities to standardize equipment, vendors and leverage Kerry Group spend to reduce overall capital expenditure;
  • Responsible for final selection of suppliers, contractors and services for capital projects;
  • Responsible for development, implementation, control of and adherence to:
    • Project Management Plan
    • Project Resource Planning and Organisation
    • Project Cost Management and Control
    • Project Schedule Management and Control
    • Project Risk Management and Change Management Control
    • Project Safety Management and Control
    • Project Handover Management
    • Final Project Review and sharing of learning

Qualifications and skills

  • Graduation in Food, Chemical, Mechanical or Electrical Engineering
  • Between 5 to 8 years’ Engineering experience in a Multinational environment
  • Must have previously worked in the Food / Food Ingredients / Pharmaceutical industry
  • Good understanding of Lean Manufacturing
  • Familiar with project management tools
  • Strong track record of on-time, on-budget and on-specification delivery of projects;
  • Basic knowledge of MS Project
  • Basic knowledge of Autocad
  • Fluent English
  • Strong project management skills and experience
  • Excellent numerical, verbal and communication skills required
  • Demonstrates effective leadership skills
  • Strong interpersonal, presentation and organisation skills
  • Independent and self-motivated achiever

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