Job Title: Facilities/Plant Engineer
Location: Clarksdale, Mississippi (1 hour south of Memphis
Salary: $80k plus bonus
This position is in a small but expanding plant that is part of an international manufacturing organization. The Plant Manager is highly motivated to hire an experienced technical professional, preferably someone with an engineering degree, to assume responsibility for all facilities management, preventive and predictive maintenance, equipment installation and set-up, and environmental. Non-degreed candidates with these skills will be considered. Someone who has had some exposure to cost reduction activities, process improvements, and Kaizen events will be very well received. Manufacturing processes consist of machining, robotic welding, fabrication, assembly, and painting. This is a very stable environment with extremely low turnover. Many employees have been here 25+ years. The Plant Manager is excellent to work with, strong technical skills, very patient, great leader, and people thoroughly enjoy working for him. He is more interested in character and competency, meaning people with good skill sets who do the right thing, than in pure technical brilliance. We have known the Plant Manager for 20+ years and he is one of the best at developing people that we have ever worked with. A four-year engineering or technical degree is preferred. The company offers a very strong relocation policy along with good benefits. Location is about an hour from a major city.
Position is in a north Mississippi city of about 20,000 people located about an hour from Memphis, TN A degree requirement is shown on the JO but a bright non-degreed candidate will probably receive serious consideration.