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Project Engineer

Essex, Maryland
8 Jun 2022

Exciting opportunity to include relocation, sign-on & retention bonus!

Gold Bond Building Products, LLC has an immediate opening for a Plant Engineer at our Baltimore, MD location. This position will report to the plant manager.


The purpose of this position is to ensure proper installation and maintenance of plant equipment and facilities to provide a safe, efficient and cost-effective operation. 


Act as both a Project and Process Engineer for the plant and support the maintenance manager and the maintenance department's efforts.

As a Project Engineer:

  • Assist in preparation of capital budgets by recommending specific projects, preparing appropriation requests, and obtaining competitive prices and/or bids
  • Manage and complete Capital budget projects on-time and under budget
  • Complete installation of project equipment, complete all appropriate training for operations and maintenance personnel and develop all required SOPs and PMs for those projects
  • Evaluate plant equipment needs and recommend to the plant manager equipment to be purchased
  • Coordinate with Division Engineering on all projects that require engineering assistance
  • Prepare annual facility audit to assess the physical condition of buildings, grounds, and equipment. Estimate expenditures involved, determine implementation timeframe and set the priority of each project
  • As a Process Engineer:

  • Troubleshoot electrical/mechanical failures and develop solutions
  • Develop and implement strategies for process control technology upgrades
  • Evaluate production problems related to plant equipment and recommend changes to the Plant Manager
  • Design new equipment or modify existing equipment to improve plant operations
  • Analyze new equipment for possible application to manufacturing process
  • Providing support to the Maintenance Manager and Maintenance Department, the successful candidate will:

  • Assist plant purchasing agent and maintenance manager with the purchase of repair parts and services in accordance with quality, low cost, and delivery requirements
  • Assist maintenance depart with preventive and predictive maintenance programs
  • Liasion for Plant Control Systems, ie. Fire System, Chiller, Air Compressors, etc.
  • Mentor the Electrical Apprentice

  • A Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering, Electrical Engineering preferred or, equivalent work experience
  • A minimum of two years manufacturing experience
  • Strong competency in PLC programming, AutoCAD, and troubleshooting
  • Working knowledge of industrial electricity (power distribution, motor controls, etc.)
  • Excellent problem-solving skills
  • Ability to effectively communicate with all levels of management, possess leadership and training skills

    Competitive salary;

    Comprehensive benefits to include:

  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • 401(k) with employer match
  • Retirement Account
  • Paid Vacation
  • Paid Holidays
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Life Insurance
  • Short-Term and Long-Term Disability
  • Flexible spending accounts
  • Wellness Program with medical premium incentives
  • And more

    *COVID Vaccine Personal Choice Employer


    National Gypsum Company, headquartered in Charlotte, NC, is the exclusive service provider of reliable, high-performance building products marketed under the Gold Bond®, ProForm® and PermaBASE® brands. The National Gypsum name has been synonymous with high-quality, innovative products, and exceptional customer service since 1925.

    For decades, we have saved our customers time and money by providing the industry's best, most reliable building products, resources and services.

    We are Building Products for a Better Future® one project at a time.

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    • Job Reference: 618946113-2
    • Date Posted: 8 June 2022
    • Recruiter: National Gypsum
    • Location: Essex, Maryland
    • Salary: On Application