Project Engineer

Freshly   •  

Savage, MD

Industry: Consumer Technology

  •  

5 - 7 years

Posted 35 days ago

Freshly is a fast-growing, food-tech startup and the largest fresh-prepared-meal delivery service in the country. It's our mission to make eating healthy easy (for all kinds of people with all kinds of different needs) by delivering fresh, nutritious, fully cooked meals directly to customers. To get there, we need exceptionally talented, bright, and driven people. This is your chance at being a part of history and future success.


Responsibilities:

  • Source and/or recommend process equipment for each manufacturing facility.
  • Prepares Capital Equipment Project Request for funding approval.
  • Maintains an updated summary of actual capital expenditures compared to the approved fiscal year budget/plan.
  • Coordinates the purchase process including the initiation of the purchase order, direct communication with Finance, and other relevant parties.
  • Develops the implementation timetable and oversees/provides support to plant management team including delivery tracking, coordination of on-site supplier installation and start-up, and technical training.
  • Conducts field and factory acceptance testing of equipment.
  • Coordinates all projects related to plant infrastructure (parking, environmental,refrigeration, boilers, etc.).
  • Prepares the annual Capital Equipment Budget for each facility.

About You:

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering (Mechanical, Chemical or Electrical)
  • Minimum 5 years in manufacturing roles (preferably leadership/management and/or and engineering role)
  • 5-10 years of experience specifying, and purchasing equipment
  • Sound understanding of manufacturing processes from an operating perspective
  • Previous project management experience

Freshly is a weekly subscription service delivering healthy and fully prepared meals directly to a customer's doorstep. The rotating weekly menu offers 30 different flavorful preparations and combinations that are chef-made with the highest quality, 100% all natural ingredients that meet industry leading standards. Each deliciously healthy meal is packed with key nutrients and cooked fresh to order with no artificial flavors, colors, sweeteners, refined sugars, artificial preservatives or hydrogenated oils.


In addition to providing free shipping, Freshly uses advanced eco-friendly packaging technology to ensure that meals maintain freshness in transit. Freshly makes embracing a healthier lifestyle deliciously simple, one box at a time.

We pride ourselves on our fast-paced and fun environment and above all value transparency, communication, and collaboration. We are always learning, growing, and taking risks – if this sounds like an environment where you would thrive, we'd love to hear from you!