1-800-318-8662 vanadium@amg-v.com

Plant Engineer


AMG Vanadium (AMG V) is seeking a Plant Engineer with prior manufacturing facility engineering experience to oversee the day-to-day engineering activities and maintenance engineering support at our new manufacturing facility in Zanesville, Ohio.  

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Design, plan, install and maintain plant facilities, mechanical and electrical equipment, and systems to optimize business performance; continually evaluate, monitor and improve processes and systems
  • Provide technical consultation and support to maintenance and operations departments, including troubleshooting and preventative maintenance
  • Plan and manage execution of capital projects, including associated budgets and training as required
  • Partner with internal stakeholders to research, engage, and coordinate activities of contractors, suppliers, consultants and insurance representatives; manage those relationships effectively and cost efficiently
  • Through regular inspections, ensure facility, equipment, and processes are compliant with all safety and environmental regulations
  • Comply with all AMG V policies and procedures, including safety, environmental requirements and AMG’s Code of Business Conduct


  • BS degree in mechanical engineering required; PE, MS or MBA a plus
  • 10-15 years of facility engineering and project management experience required
  • Manufacturing experience required; metallurgical, steel, chemical or petrochemical plant industry experience a plus; union experience a plus
  • Strong leadership, interpersonal and facilitation skills required
  • Excellent data analysis and problem-solving skills a must
  • CAD and blueprint experience required
  • Reliability Centered Maintenance training a plus
  • Experience in development and implementation of process improvements that increase plant reliability, productivity, capacity, quality, and efficiency
  • Capital project management experience
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Ability to engage people and lead through change
  • Good follow through skills as well as a heightened attention to detail
  • Team player who can facilitate and negotiate for optimum business outcomes (up and down the chain)
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office, specifically Excel and Project
  • Knowledge of ISO 9001, ISO 14001, and ISO 45001, OSHA, and EPA regulations a plus
  • Flexible work hours required, along with engineering on call duty and occasional travel