Plant Engineer

Reference Number: CPO=PLTMO-3854
Location: Cape Girardeau, MO

Job Description

Plant Engineer

The Plant Engineer will be responsible for upgrading processes, equipment, and researching and justifying new equipment. The Plant Engineer will also develop and evaluate mechanical and electromechanical systems to enhance plant production systems.


  • The Plant Engineer will be in charge of all things related to all engineering functions.
  • Research equipment failures and provide methods for improvement.
  • The Plant Engineer will evaluate and update production equipment.
  • Source new equipment to upgrade current system and processes
  • Evaluate, research, and install all new production systems and equipment. Justify new equipment and do cost analysis.
  • Do equipment and plant layout drawings via AutoCAD
  • The Plant Engineer will provide research and time studies for machine optimization and utilization.
  • Provide support in designing testing methods to assist the Quality Control department.

Job Requirements


  • Bachelor's degree in engineering
  • 5+ years' experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Good project engineering and project management  skills
  • AutoCAD experience is required
  • Good PC skills such as Microsoft Office, Outlook
  • Experience working with wood products is a plus.
  • Experience with Lean Manufacturing is a plus.

Base Pay $80,000.00 - $110,000.00 /Year