Project Engineer

AFP New Holland Plant

AFP advanced food products llc, a premier food manufacturer of puddings and cheese sauces New Holland, PA, is in search of a dynamic person to fill the position of Project Engineer.  This position reports to the Plant Manager.

The person selected for this position will be responsible for directing/coordinating the activities for facility modifications/additions, as well as new equipment/system selection and installation.  This is a very “hands-on” position that will also be trouble shooting problems with newly installed equipment.  Other key duties include:

  • Create and oversee capital projects and capital budget
  • Develop and maintain all plant layouts and blueprints – utilities, electrical and equipment
  • Assist in plant continuous improvement project

The ideal candidate will have a college degree or equivalent in Electrical/Mechanical Engineering and 5 plus years of progressive maintenance/electrical experience in a food processing environment. Aseptic processing experience preferred.  A strong understanding of programming integration for existing/new equipment is necessary.   This is primarily a 1st shift position but the ability to work a flexible schedule including evenings, weekends, and holidays may be required.

We offer an attractive compensation and benefit package, including immediate enrollment into the benefits and 401k retirement program on your first day of employment.  Starting pay is commensurate with experience and education.