Plant Engineer – Modesto

About The Company

Our client is a well-funded start-up in the fastest growing segment of the plastics industry – Recycling. They are working to close the loop in the circular plastics economy, where recycling can no longer be an afterthought. This company will build new facilities with brand new, state of the art equipment, with the goal of becoming one of the largest PE recyclers in the US within 3-5 years.

    Your Unique Role

    Reporting directly to the Plant General Manager, you will be responsible for designing equipment, installing control systems, and upgrading processes, safety, and quality in a 24/7 batch process manufacturing facility. You will be a problem-solver and someone who identifies and anticipates potential issues. You will be in on the ground floor of a growth plan that could provide other opportunities for career growth in the coming years.

    What we are looking for in a Candidate:

    • Bachelor’s in mechanical engineering Preferred
    • 7+ years’ successful experience in a similar role in a manufacturing environment
    • Familiarity with EREMA, Untha, Herbold or similar equipment
    • Understanding of piping, chemical, and electrical systems
    • Knowledge or background with recycling, waste, or environmental services is a plus
    • Familiarity with CALOSHA standards

    We appreciate our employees by providing:

    • Privately held, well-funded, and lean organization without bureaucracy
    • Above average compensation package
    • You will have a seat at the table and will be an active member of leadership

    Location Information

    • Modesto, CA
    • A vibrant city of 210,000 in the heart of the San Joaquin Valley
    • In about 1 ½ hours drive you can be at the Pacific Ocean or the High Sierra mountains & Yosemite National Park. Lake Tahoe is about 3 hours
    • Cost of living & housing in Modesto is far below other areas of California
    • The movie American Graffiti depicted the early life that filmmaker George Lucas experienced while growing up in Modesto

    Interested? Apply TODAY!

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