Since 2000, Food Management Search has provided experienced, targeted, recruiting services exclusively within the Food Manufacturing, Distribution, Institutional Food Service, Wholesale / Retail Grocery, Hospitality and related CPG industries throughout the US, Canada and International. Functional Specialties include Executive Leadership and Middle Management in Operations, Technical, Supply Chain, Culinary and Sales & Marketing.

Project Planner Construction of Food Facilities

new job!
Twitter Facebook
Minneapolis, MN
$100,000 - $115,000
Job Type
Direct Hire
Bachelor of Science
Jan 17, 2019
Job ID

Integrated engineering and construction firm specializing in the planning, engineering and construction of food and beverage
manufacturing and distribution facilities.
Play a key sales and planner role in the growth of the business across the US.
Provide and translate the technical expertise in facility construction projects between food and beverage clients and the firm.
Define project program requirements.
Assist in developing project layout.
Estimate project cost, to include all materials needed.
Prepare preliminary subcontractor scope of work.
Secure preliminary subcontractor pricing.
Prepare scope of work and proposal to customer.
Negotiate contracts.
Networking, Sales Development and Trade Shows. 
Previous Process, Project, Industrial, Mechanical, Facility, Maintenance or Production Engineering, a plus.
Understanding of food processing design, flow and processing equipment.
Basic utility requirements and food safety design and procedures. 
Good understanding of general contracting.
Quantity take-offs of materials needed for estimates for project completion.
Experience writing proposals, negotiating commercial agreements, trouble-shooting customer issues.
Proficient in AutoCAD, Excel, Word.
Experience in Microsoft Project, Microsoft PowerPoint and Microsoft Publisher is a plus.
Excellent interpersonal, writing and communication skills.
Travel: 30%+ with some multi-day travel.