Job Information

JBS USA PROJECT ENGINEER in Green Bay, Wisconsin

Position Title: Project Engineer

Department: Engineering Department

Location: Plant

Salary Class: Exempt

Principle Responsibilities:

  • Plans, develops, coordinates, and directs a variety of complex engineering projects.

  • May lead a project team in completion of a specific project; sets timelines, assigns work, communicates with team members, solves problems, and moves project towards and on-time high quality solution.

  • May design and develop software, hardware, hardware/software specifications, and testing procedures.

  • Assesses the feasibility and soundness of proposed engineering evaluation tests, products or equipment.

  • May supervise/coordinate day-to-day operations of engineers, designers, engineering technicians, and others who assist in completion of specific project assignments.

  • Provides engineering assistance to personnel within the Company as necessary.

  • Represents the Company in communication with other organizations to resolve questions, plan, and coordinate work.

  • Coordinates lab testing and building of prototypes as necessary.

  • Coordinate efforts of contractors involved with finishing construction of new or redesigned areas for plant facility while managing projects being on time, on budget and to specification

  • Participate in design and layout aspects of special projects. Change to lead efforts pertaining to design and layout of special projects.

  • Obtain competitive bids for future projects.

  • Arrange to have appropriate records prepared and maintained.

  • Attend meetings as needed or called.

  • Frequent communication with maintenance, purchasing, production, storeroom, and other departments involved with any aspect of special projects.

  • Perform various other duties as needed or assigned.

  • Lead the efforts to complete Capital Planning.

Requirements: Describe necessary knowledge or skills, and type and amount of formal schooling, and work experience normally required to obtain these. Do not describe your own particular background.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or related field required


  • Previous Experience in construction, mechanical contract work, or any building trades.

  • Computer Skills, including knowledge of spreadsheets, and drafting programs.

Special Skills

  • Ability to communicate effectively and respectfully, both written and verbally

  • Ability to organize and coordinate large projects.

  • Bilingual skills helpful

  • Capable of independent decision making

  • Ability to manage multiple priorities

  • Excellent conflict resolution skills

  • Demonstrates integrity and fairness

  • Able to quickly and effectively adapt to new and changing situations

  • Desire for continuous improvement

  • Shows compassion towards and has an interest in others

  • Good organizational skills

  • Able to work assigned hours/days, including occasional weekends as required

  • Statistical skills (basic level)

  • 6 Sigma certification (desired)


“The Company is dedicated to ensuring a safe and secure environment for our team members and visitors. To assist in achieving that goal, we conduct a drug, alcohol, and background checks for all new team members post-offer and prior to the start of employment. It is a job expectation that all new employees have, at minimum, the first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine in advance of their first date of employment. If you need assistance in obtaining a vaccine, the Company can help schedule you with one of its healthcare partners following a conditional job offer, if one is made.”