OMYA - Project Engineer

Omya AG
Florence, VT
Full Time
1 month ago


Estimate, design, contract and supervise major and minor improvements to the plant facilities and processes.


  • Maintain safe working conditions and practices to achieve a zero (0) lost time injury record within the area of responsibility.  Perform work duties in accordance with Quality Systems Manual procedures. ​

  • Review drawings and submittals received from vendors, contractors and consultants to ensure compliance with design objectives and/or contract documents.    

  • Supervise contractors in construction projects. Ensure that construction methods are according to plant specifications and standards. Address and resolve construction problems that arise in the field.

  • Serve as liaison between consultants, contractors and management to coordinate construction and insure adherence to published schedules.

  • Field verify and update existing plant drawings as required for project designs.

  • Provide design services for new process expansions as well as modifications and upgrades to existing installations. Investigate requirements with maintenance and production departments to provide the best possible solutions.

  • Prepare bid documents, cost estimates, time tables and pay-back calculations for engineering and construction projects.

  • Provide computer aided drafting services using Auto-cad. Update and transfer existing drawings to Auto-cad.  Create drawings as required for new projects.

  • Conduct check-out and start-up of new and modified systems in the plant to satisfy production and maintenance requirements. Identify problems in new systems and recommends solutions.

  • Provide assistance to Technical Supervisors, Process Engineers, Area Managers in diagnosing system problems and in assuring long-term cost-effective solutions.

  • Coordinate required shutdowns for tie-ins, etc. with production, maintenance, automation and contractors to minimize impact on pant operations.

  • Serve as liaison between consultants, contractors and management to coordinate construction and insure adherence to published schedules.

​Omya is committed to continuous improvement in occupational safety/health, environmental protection, and quality management. All Omya, Inc. employees are expected:

  • To know the significant quality, safety/health, and environmental (QSHE) aspects/impacts associated with their work, including relevant legal/other requirements and emergency preparedness and response; and
  • Understand and use the Corporate Sustainability Policy and the RAM Integrated Management System (IMS) as guidance to continuously improve the QSHE aspects of their jobs.​​


Candidate profile requirements


Bachelor's Degree in Engineering and 0 to 3 Years of experience in an industrial field. Previous mineral processing experience is preferred. 

Hands-on troubleshooting and equipment operating abilities. Knowledge in the area of industrial process control. Knowledge with the use of Microsoft Office and drafting software.​

Must possess current US employment authorization; sponsorship not available for this position.​​​