Jack Daniel's Project Engineer

Brown Forman

Location: Lynchburg, Tennessee

Job Type: Full time



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Meaningful Work From Day One
Complete responsibility for conception, analysis, design, justification and management of capital, maintenance, and process improvement projects, including managing change, cost tracking, and maintaining system documentation. Responsibility for technical leadership and implementation of innovative procedures, equipment, and processes, as related to facilities and processes. Provide guidance to operations and maintenance departments on implementation of risk management and safety related projects. Provide detailed cost analysis on assigned projects to Engineering Management and assist with developing capital budget. Develop and implement cost savings and process improvement projects to ensure the departments are positioned for growth and are competitive in the KPI’s of Safety, Morale, Quality, Production, Delivery, and Costs.

What You Can Expect

Understands the importance of working in an environment that is inclusive of everyone, and the contributions of all employees.
Resolve operational problems related to projects and minimize delays or unexpected cost increases.
Interpret client requirements, identify and address design parameters and engineering problems and ensure solutions are implemented accurately and within budget.
Analyze project requirements and perform technical calculations supporting design requirements, safety standards, sustainability goals, compliance regulations and all other applicable local, state, and federal regulations.
Provide project management on multi‐million-dollar capital projects.
Responsible for scope definition through interpretation of client requirements, capital cost and operating cost savings development, investment justification, system design, cost value analysis, equipment design specifications, engineering design specifications, and supervision/management of outside vendors, consulting engineers, and contractors.
Prepare critical path project schedule and coordination of plant production scheduling, equipment vendors/manufacturers, outside contractors and plant personnel to ensure compliance with project scope, schedule, and budget.
Manage project installation/construction, start‐up, commissioning, and the effective transfer of technology and training to plant operating personnel.
Ensures Jack Daniel safety and compliance standards are adhered to on all jobs.
Ensures adherence to project scope, budget, schedule, and anticipated performance results.
Interface with plant managers and operating and maintenance personnel to provide hands‐on situational troubleshooting expertise, technical leadership, and project management expertise on plant project initiatives and operational improvement opportunities.
Provide technical engineering consultation, assistance, and leadership to plant personnel and staff departments regarding electrical controls and instrumentation, risk management and safety integration, process monitoring systems, and HMI (human machine interface) applications.

We Are Looking For People Who

Who have a Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or related Engineering Degree and a minimum 3 years’ experience in project engineering, plant engineering, or production related industry. Demonstrated project management skills. Excellent oral and written communication skills and ability to communicate effectively at all levels. Works effectively in diverse work groups. Demonstrated equipment/process troubleshooting skills. Project Management Experience. Experience with design specification, layout, and operation of processes and systems.

What You Can Add To The Team
Education: Masters Degree (M.A., MBA or Equivalent);
Experience: Graduate degree or BS degree in engineering with 5+ years’ experience in a related field

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