Project Engineer in Prescott, AR at Vaco

Date Posted: 7/22/2021

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Prescott, AR
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  • Experience:
    At least 8 year(s)
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Job Description

The Project Engineering position focuses on designing, communicating, and implementing an operational plan for completing an engineering-based project. A Lead Professional position is a recognized subject matter expert in a job area typically obtained through advanced educational and work experience. Problems faced are difficult and often complex. Requires communication and interaction with leadership.


  • Leads large projects or processes of complex scope with limited oversight from management
  • Coaches, reviews, and delegates work to lower level professionals
  • Assists in the development of operational plan and implement for areas of assigned responsibility
  • Identifies continuous improvement/automation activities
  • Prepares project plans, project controls and specifications, schedules, cost estimates, production, transportation, installation, testing and/or commissioning of new project deliverables
  • Monitors progress and performance against the project plan; takes action to resolve operational problems and minimize delays
  • Identifies, develops, and gathers the resources necessary to complete the project
  • May include preparing engineering standards, designs ad work specifications; developing project schedules, budgets and forecast, and selecting materials equipment, project staff, and external contractors
  • Supports relationships through strong communication and negotiation skills with internal and external stakeholders
  • Supports continuous improvement/automation activities

Preferred Qualifications:

Typically requires a minimum of 8 years of related work experience with a Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical, CHemical, or Electrical Engineering

Or 6 years and a Masters Degree

Or 3 years and a PHD