Project Manager (Packaging) NW Virginia

Project Manager (Packaging) N.W. Virginia

Job Summary:

Plans and directs project management activities within the organization. Ensures all initiatives, and processes are in conformance with organization's established policies and objectives. Assists Director in being SME on Packaging Material decisions.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assist multiple facilities in project management for the development of new and revised packaging materials (bottles, caps, labels, corrugated, cartons, etc.).
  • Assist in the development of capital expenditure requests - Review and approval/disapproval.
  • Project administration - Participate in the initial Project development, roles and responsibilities, goal setting, cost review, work breakdown structure, resources plan.
  • Assist with change control.
  • Regulatory and environmental requirements - Provide guidance and advice to local implementation teams and business units.
  • Project administration - cost estimating, schedule tracking, decision making, project performance tracking.
  • Project administration support system.
  • Assist in the Standardization –
  • Develop and implement a consistent and standardized process of managing projects.
  • Creation and maintenance of standards and methods fore assigned Business Unit; i.e. Aseptic, ESL
  • Provided advice regarding best practices.
  • Develop a centralized archive of lessons learned and suggest improvements in the development process.
  • Responsible for maintaining relationships between their customers, senior executives, colleagues, vendors and contractors. Provide efficient customer service and communicate with people at all levels is essential to the position.

Education and Experience:

  • Requires a bachelor's degree in engineering and 7 years of experience in project management.
  • Must possess a deep understanding of the project management/engineering processes in the food, dairy and beverage industry.
  • Specific experience within bottle and cap packaging highly preferred.
  • Experience in project management and or new product development processes.
  • Experience working with AutoCAD preferred.

Skills and Competencies:

  • In depth knowledge of manufacturing process of packaging materials as well as thourgh understanding of processing, electrical, mechanical and packaging equipment.
  • In depth knowledge dairy and beverage production, including conventional, extended shelf-life, aseptic, cultured and frozen desired.
  • Ability to supervise contractors and employees who design and develop projects, systems and processes. Responsible for ensuring the technical accuracy of their work and the reliability of their methods.
  • Knowledge of engineering administrative and management principles.
  • Knowledge about building and construction materials, physics, design and mathematics, as well as practical applications of engineering science and technology.
  • Knowledge of public safety and security policies and procedures that are to be applied to promote safe operations for the protection of people, data and property.

Relocation Assistance Provided!

Job title: Project Manager (Packaging) NW Virginia
Location: Virginia
Category: Manufacturing
Job Type: Direct Placement

Description

Project Manager (Packaging) N.W. Virginia

Job Summary:

Plans and directs project management activities within the organization. Ensures all initiatives, and processes are in conformance with organization's established policies and objectives. Assists Director in being SME on Packaging Material decisions.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assist multiple facilities in project management for the development of new and revised packaging materials (bottles, caps, labels, corrugated, cartons, etc.).
  • Assist in the development of capital expenditure requests - Review and approval/disapproval.
  • Project administration - Participate in the initial Project development, roles and responsibilities, goal setting, cost review, work breakdown structure, resources plan.
  • Assist with change control.
  • Regulatory and environmental requirements - Provide guidance and advice to local implementation teams and business units.
  • Project administration - cost estimating, schedule tracking, decision making, project performance tracking.
  • Project administration support system.
  • Assist in the Standardization –
  • Develop and implement a consistent and standardized process of managing projects.
  • Creation and maintenance of standards and methods fore assigned Business Unit; i.e. Aseptic, ESL
  • Provided advice regarding best practices.
  • Develop a centralized archive of lessons learned and suggest improvements in the development process.
  • Responsible for maintaining relationships between their customers, senior executives, colleagues, vendors and contractors. Provide efficient customer service and communicate with people at all levels is essential to the position.

Education and Experience:

  • Requires a bachelor's degree in engineering and 7 years of experience in project management.
  • Must possess a deep understanding of the project management/engineering processes in the food, dairy and beverage industry.
  • Specific experience within bottle and cap packaging highly preferred.
  • Experience in project management and or new product development processes.
  • Experience working with AutoCAD preferred.

Skills and Competencies:

  • In depth knowledge of manufacturing process of packaging materials as well as thourgh understanding of processing, electrical, mechanical and packaging equipment.
  • In depth knowledge dairy and beverage production, including conventional, extended shelf-life, aseptic, cultured and frozen desired.
  • Ability to supervise contractors and employees who design and develop projects, systems and processes. Responsible for ensuring the technical accuracy of their work and the reliability of their methods.
  • Knowledge of engineering administrative and management principles.
  • Knowledge about building and construction materials, physics, design and mathematics, as well as practical applications of engineering science and technology.
  • Knowledge of public safety and security policies and procedures that are to be applied to promote safe operations for the protection of people, data and property.

Relocation Assistance Provided!

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