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Project Manager - Capital Expenditu (Rangen - Buhl, ID)

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Job Title: Project Manager - Capital Expenditu (Rangen - Buhl, ID)
Location: Buhl, ID, West United States, USA
Company: Wilbur-Ellis Company
Industry Sector: Agribusiness
Industry Type: Chemical, Pesticide and Fertilizer
Career Type: Project/Program Management/Construction
Job Type: Full Time
Minimum Years Experience Required: 2
Salary: competitive
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Wilbur-Ellis is one of the largest family-owned companies in the world. Since our beginning, a century ago, Wilbur-Ellis has prided itself on looking forward. This relentless vision helped us grow into a portfolio of three businesses focused on providing the essentials for the world to thrive. It's this tradition of always staying ahead that will carry us into the future. Join us and Work Where EveryONE Matters! 


General Purpose and Scope of Position:

The Project Manager - Capital Expenditures & Engineering is responsible for leading the creation, design, bidding, vendor negotiation, contractor management as they relate to the implementation of Capital Expenditures and Engineering project implementation.  They will also be responsible for a variety of day-to-day plant operations, including partnering on the safety program, overseeing new machinery installation, training, housekeeping oversite, maintenance, and ongoing machinery management. Will collaborate with other Project Managers or Project Engineers. The Project Manager assists the Director of Operations with the capital planning process for the facility and will be involved in a variety of project and process improvements across Nutrition.


Key Skills and Abilities Include:

  • Ability to create and lead a cultural focus on safety
  • Strong project management and engineering skills
  • A professional individual with strong leadership and organization skills
  • A team player who excels at building relationships and encourages staff growth and development
  • Prioritizing multiple tasks for the best production efficiencies
  • Ability to efficiently manage machinery installation projects
  • Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced and changing work environment
  • Ability to implement and oversee company policy in regard to worker safety and housekeeping standards
  • Strong project management skills, including large-scale capital improvement projects
  • Strong process implementation and management skills
  • Experience working with a diverse workforce
  • Skilled in engineering related software


Key Personal Attributes Include:

  • Lead by example.  This is a hands-on role. A hands-on approach to problem-solving machinery maintenance
  • An individual with a high level of integrity who will represent the Company well
  • A relationship-building individual that can communicate strong production organizational skills
  • Connecting effectively with suppliers, customers, and co-workers
  • Process focused and honoring
  • Partnering with others to achieve the same goal
  • Enthusiasm for creating a positive attitude in the work environment
  • 3+ years experience in Capital Expenditure deployment, project management, or construction.
  • 2+ years of facility maintenance and/or team management
  • Experience in feed operations
  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Engineering Technology, relevant trade certification/s are a plus


Specific Responsibilities and Key Deliverables Include:

  • Direct and indirect project and engineering design and implementation.
  • On-site responsibility for capital expenditures, new capital equipment, and project improvements.
  • Responsible for process review and enhancements
  • Overseeing all preventive equipment maintenance, repairs, upgrades, and future capital needs for the facility.
  • Follow all safety, regulatory, and administrative policies and procedures. 
  • Able to work and contribute to a team approach with a positive attitude and outlook. 
  • Safe operation of company equipment. 
  • Change management as it pertains to Capital Expenditures deployment
  • Create and lead training sessions and meetings when necessary.   
  • Perform any other duties assigned by management professionally and efficiently


Compensation and Benefits:

  • Competitive salary (to be determined based on experience and other factors)
  • Benefits package (medical, dental, vision, 401k, Employee Assistance Program, vacation, sick time, life insurance, + more); Pension Plan, 401k match up to 3%
  • Drug-Free Workplace


If you are currently a Wilbur-Ellis employee, please notify your Manager prior to applying for this position. Thank you!


Wilbur-Ellis Nutrition, LLC is headquartered in Vancouver, Washington, and is a marketer and distributor of value-added feed ingredients in North America and Asia-Pacific. Wilbur Ellis provides feed solutions to our customers and suppliers in the Livestock, Pet Food, and Aquaculture Industries. Providing a complete supply chain, including logistics, warehousing, and customer service, in addition to expertise in import/export and regulatory, sets Wilbur-Ellis apart from our competitors. We understand the importance of providing on-time delivery of specified products and honoring our suppliers' and customers' commitments.



Wilbur-Ellis is a company you can be proud to call your employer

Wilbur-Ellis markets and distributes agricultural products, animal feed, and specialty chemicals, and food ingredients. A privately held and consistently profitable company, we employ more than 4,000 people throughout North America and Asia-Pacific. 


Wilbur-Ellis is for and about people

Wilbur-Ellis has enjoyed 100 years of success and growth, all thanks to our people. Our employees are both leaders and team players who thrive on creativity, entrepreneurial spirit, and a dedication to quality work, our customers, and each other.


Wilbur-Ellis invests in the industry's best workforce

Wilbur-Ellis invests heavily in our employees by offering skill development and training, competitive compensation and benefits, and a tradition of promoting from within for a broad range of career opportunities. And we foster a supportive, people-first work environment.

Job Code: PROJE006927


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Job Post Date: 10/12/21
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