Sr. Mechanical Project Engineer - Fernandina Beach, FL

Fernandina Beach / Florida / United States

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Sr. Mechanical Project Engineer - Fernandina Beach, FL

North 8th Street
Fernandina Beach, Florida, 32034
United States

Career Opportunity:

Sr. Project Engineer: Manage all phases of capital and expense projects from inception through disposition of final project documentation; provide technical support for Maintenance and Operations activities and support general mill goals for safety, environmental and other concerns.

How you will impact WestRock:                                                                                                                                                                          

  • Manage multiple capital and maintenance projects, including design, purchasing, contract and construction management, financial, and documentation.
  • Manage ongoing facilities infrastructure maintenance programs.              
  • Purchase all project materials and equipment for project completion.
  • Assist in the attainment of general mill goals by serving on special teams or supplying teams with necessary technical support.                                                           

  • Supply technical assistance for mechanical equipment failure analysis and preservation.
  • Prepare, review and update mill specifications and review “management of change” proposals.

What you need to succeed:

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering or Mechanical Engineering Technology.

  • Five or more years related experience in an industrial manufacturing environment.

  • Turbine experience preferred.



To perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies:

  • Safety

  • Planning

  • Composure

  • Managing Diversity

  • Ethics and Values

  • Integrity and Trust

  • Listening

  • Written Communications





WestRock Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to creating and maintaining a diverse workforce: Minorities/Females/ Disabled/Veterans.

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