Project Engineer

Bristol, TN, USA Req #429
Tuesday, June 27, 2023
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The Project Engineer plans, directs, and coordinates activities of designated projects to support business plan and strategic initiatives.  The role has primary responsibility to manage assigned capital and engineering projects and develop strategies and programs which provide improved operational and business processes across the enterprise.

Key responsibilities for this position include:

  • Project Management – Develop and coordinate project plans, review vendor proposals, manage project team activities, communicate changes, provide progress updates, and complete projects on time and within budget.
  • Actively support LeanSigma and Continuous Process Improvement - Gather information to evaluate current work processes in order to determine workflow, time requirements and costs; develop strategies and programs which provide improved operational and business processes across the enterprise.
  • Provide Engineering support on implementation of new technology platforms.
  • Actively use structured problem-solving processes to support internal / external product quality and service issues.
  • Provide engineering evaluation of equipment technology and process capability with respect to potential acquisition due diligence.
  • Work with Process Engineers to improve process capability through equipment technology upgrades, automation, introduction of monitoring capabilities, etc.
  • Support safety programs and initiatives to ensure a safe work environment and promote safe practices in alignment with company policies and procedures.
  • Work cross-functionally with other business leaders to develop continuous improvement and  engineering solutions.
  • Review proposals of outside vendors regarding purchase of new equipment or modernization of existing production and processing equipment.
  • Work with alternate site location personnel to identify technology best practices for implementation at local site.
  • Support Process Engineers in development of opportunities to reduce scrap/waste.
    Perform other duties as assigned.


Bachelor's degree (BS) in Engineering with 3 - 5 years with process improvement and/or project management related experience.  Lean Manufacturing, and functional experience with PLC and AutoCAD. Preferred Polymer, Web handling, Controls, and Automation experience.  LeanSigma Green or Yellow Belt preferred. 

Seaman Corporation is an EEO/AA Employer.
M/F/Disabled/Vet. EEO statement: “Seaman Corporation values diversity in the workplace and among our customers.  The company provides equal opportunity for employment and promotion to all qualified employees and applicants based on experience, training, education, and ability to do the available work without regard to race, religion, color, age, sex/gender, sexual orientation, national origin, gender identity, disability, marital status, veteran status, genetic information, ancestry or any other status protected by law. 
Furthermore, Seaman Corporation is committed to providing an equal opportunity workplace that is free of discrimination and harassment based on national origin, race, color, religion, gender, ancestry, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, marital status, veteran status, genetic information or any other status protected by law.”
As an equal opportunity employer, Seaman Corporation does not discriminate against qualified individuals with disabilities.  If you require a reasonable accommodation, as a candidate for employment, please inform Human Resources.

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  • Bristol, TN, USA