Plant Engineering Project Specialist

Company: UPS Professional ( Learn More )

General Information
US-FL-Pinellas Park
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Full-Time
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Job Description

Job Summary

The Plant Engineering Project Specialist is an entry level position within the UPS Plant Engineering department. He/She will be part of a UPS project team assigned to construct or expand a UPS sortation facility.  This position will assist with the General Construction of the building or the mechanical / electrical / controls installation of the conveyor system.

The Plant Engineering Specialist will be responsible for drawing and specification auditing, commissioning, quality control, testing, estimating, cost control, scheduling, and value engineering.  He/She will provide reports and documentation for the job responsibilities.

Other Duties

  • Gathers documents for project bid packages (e.g., post-feasibility cost estimate, drawing sets, etc.) to submit to the administrative group for distribution to bidders.
  • Dispatches and oversees the work of outside service housekeeping vendors through physical inspections to ensure quality of work.
  • Manages vendors, scheduling, and dispatching for routine maintenance and projects in the facility.
  • Supervises Small PE Projects.
  • Drafts Feasibility Studies.
  • Manages Project Documents and Fund Allocations.
  • Preferred Competencies

  • Equipment Repair Management: Describes types of equipment problems that can occur; identifies specifications of mechanical and technical equipment; explains repair techniques and tools.
  • Facilities, Equipment, and Grounds Maintenance: Identifies basic facility components requiring preventative maintenance; describes how to create preventative maintenance schedules.
  • Facility Design: Identifies problems or inefficiencies with current buildings or plants; modifies or adjusts existing facility blueprints to resolve recurring building or plant failures; recommends new facility design specifications.
  • Physical Assets Management: Demonstrates a basic knowledge of physical asset management; identifies physical resources to meet business needs; describes the appropriate use of existing physical tools, equipment, and materials.
  • Project Management: Demonstrates understanding of implementation objectives, project plan, and one's role within a project; participates in the implementation of a project; provides timely, thorough, and concise updates for area of responsibility; identifies areas of risk and properly communicates them to the project manager.
  • Project Planning: Demonstrates an understanding of basic project planning processes, including planning action items and resources.
  • Report Generation: Possesses ability to generate simple reports using basic functions in software, and/or writing basic queries; identifies information required to complete reports and identifies existing reports generated by others.
  • Technology Implementation: Able to communicate designed and developed technology solutions and their desired outcome in general terms; expresses the importance of an effective implementation; develops implementation plans.
  • Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree – Mechanical, Electrical, Civil, or related Engineering program – Preferred
  • Experience with PLCs or related programming and troubleshooting – Preferred
  • Experience demonstrating knowledge of networks – Preferred
  • Experience with Motor Control theory and operation – Preferred
  • Experience with AC and DC electrical troubleshooting - Preferred
  • Experience with MS Office Suite, or similar software - Preferred

  • UPS is an equal opportunity employer – race/color/religion/sex/national origin/veteran/disability/sexual orientation/gender identity
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