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ENGINEERING MANAGER

BIOFerm™ Energy Systems, Inc. is looking for a senior level Engineering Manager with 15+ years of experience. This position requires strong technical leadership skills, project management, quality management, and process management skills. Knowledge or understanding of anaerobic digestion processes and systems is a plus.

Essential Job Functions

  • Personally coach and direct project management of large scale biogas project and set up project management system and organization in close alignment with guidelines and systems provided by parent company.

  • Responsible to oversee all aspects of design, engineering and project execution and implementation of biogas plants including systems design, civil, mechanical and electrical engineering, vendor and subcontractor contract negotiations and budget supervision, and supplier and resource selection.

  • Collaborate and coordinate with clients, specific project managers, project development staff and engineers, construction companies, and subcontractors.

  • Coordinate resources within team to execute project plans, and delegate tasks as required.

  • Minimize company exposure and risk on projects; perform risk analysis and management of design and engineering and project construction and installation.

  • Provide HR and management for direct reporting staff, including interviewing and hiring new employees, completing performance reviews, setting goals, dealing with disciplinary issues, and determining workload assignments and schedules.

  • Develop and give technical presentations to potential project investors, customers, company management, and regulatory groups.

  • Additional responsibilities include development and maintenance of engineering standards and procedures, quality assurance and quality control on all project work, ensuring compliance with company policies and procedures, and other responsibilities as assigned.

Competencies & Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Civil, Mechanical or other engineering field and a minimum of 10 years of project management and hands-on engineering design experience.

  • Experience designing and building anaerobic digestion biogas plants, power, ethanol, food processing, chemical, or other process-related plant systems.

  • Experience estimating construction costs, project scheduling and coordination.

  • Experience managing project costs, schedules and financials.

  • Experience managing a minimum of 4-7 engineers.

  • Must be proactive, strategic thinker with strong interpersonal skills, possess a willingness to succeed, be able to embrace new challenges and adapt to change quickly.

  • Must be decisive and willing to be accountable for those project decisions as well as supportive of other groups within the company not under responsibility.

  • Must have the ability to maximize efficiency through teamwork and innovation.

  • Knowledge of safety standards such as OSHA and EHS is a plus.

  • Experience working with city, county, state, and federal compliance organizations is desired.

  • A valid US passport, or other document valid for international travel is required.

To apply for this position, please email your cover letter, resume, and salary requirements to jobs@biofermenergy.com.