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Project Manager Engineering

Company: Conagra Brands, Inc.
Location: Omaha
Posted on: November 22, 2021

Job Description:

Job Summary Reporting to the Director of Platform Engineering, you will plan multiple capital projects ranging in size and complexity that often require inter-disciplinary engineering teams of 5 - 15 engineers and other partners. You will manage all aspects of scope development, cost estimates and schedule by collaborating both within the engineering organization and with other partners in a matrix organization. You will manage external and other teams and influence team members, resolve issues and manage conflict. You have knowledge of technology employed in the food industry and understand how the application of the technologies impacts your team. Position Responsibilities * Multi - location responsibility * Experience with the business side of a Food Company and lead cross functional resources * Travel (domestic and international) is required to internal and co-manufacturer manufacturing plants, vendors, suppliers, engineering service providers, and any other sites required to implement projects * External interaction will include, however, is not limited to, equipment vendors, construction contractors, engineering services contractors, local / state / federal government agencies, and co-manufacturing organizations * Be the Technical Leader and an expert in Project Management * Manage a range of medium to large projects * Manage multiple project staffs of up to 5 - 15 engineering professionals (may be a combination of internal and consulting engineers). * Complete assigned projects by using workflows with Innovation, Operations and Platform Groups * Ensure all project planning, deliverables, reporting, and spending forecasts are managed and that all projects are delivered within cost, schedule and performance success criteria Position Qualifications * BS in an Engineering discipline. * 8+ years of total experience in Food Manufacturing * 5+ years of Project Management experience, leading projects from start to finish * Formal project management training or certifications * Experience managing several $5MM + capital projects and a progression through multiple roles in the Food Manufacturing industry * This position is located in Omaha NE, Chicago IL or select field locations. * Travel 50% - 70% #LI-MA1 Our Benefits: We care about your total well-being and will support you with the following, subject to your location and role: * Health: Medical, dental and vision insurance, company-paid life, accident and disability insurance * Wealth: great salaries, matching 401(k) and stock purchase plan * Growth: online courses, virtual and classroom development experiences * Balance: paid-time off , flexible work-schedules Our Company: Conagra Brands is one of North America's leading branded food companies. We have a rich heritage of making great food, and a team that's passionate about innovation and growth. Conagra offers choices for every occasion through iconic brands, such as Birds Eye--, Marie Callender's--, Banquet--, Healthy Choice--, Slim Jim--, Reddi-wip--, and Vlasic--, and emerging brands, including Angie's-- BOOMCHICKAPOP--, Duke's--, Earth Balance--, Gardein--, and Frontera--. We pride ourselves on having the most impactful, energized and inclusive culture in the food industry. For more information, visit Conagra Brands is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to sex, race, color, religion, ethnic or national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, pregnancy, leave status, disability, veteran status, genetic information and/or any other characteristic or status protected by national, federal, state or local law.

Keywords: Conagra Brands, Inc., Omaha , Project Manager Engineering, Executive , Omaha, Nebraska

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