Reference : 588290

Project Engineer

  • Technical Production
  • United States Bend
  • Permanent / Regular (US)
  • Posting date : 10/25/2021

Position description

Why work for us?

For more than 115 years, CertainTeed, has helped shape the building products industry.  As a subsidiary of Saint-Gobain, one of the world’s largest and oldest building products companies, CertainTeed continues to be a leading manufacturer and a leader in sustainable building products.  At CertainTeed, our employees have pride in belonging to a worldwide diverse organization who empowers us on the values of:  Trust, Empowerment, & Collaboration. Come make your mark with us and our purpose of making the world a better home.


What’s the Job?

In this hands on engineering role for CertainTeed Gypsum Finishing business, you will collaborate with engineers, production, maintenance, R&D, and other customers to improve operational efficiencies.  Additionally, you will work on capital projects, new product development, automation and continuous improvement initiatives.  In your role you will help support 7 facilities throughout the United States.

  • Support or lead capital projects at multiple plants across the U.S.
  • Support production by investigating and solving inefficiencies due to logistics, processes, equipment, materials, or product specifications.
  • Research alternative solutions for raw materials, production equipment and processes, scrap mitigation and logistics, finished goods packaging and transport, etc.
  • Validate product performance against industry standards and/or by developing internal criteria and methods of evaluation.
  • Help develop new products and improvements to existing products by working with sales, marketing, engineering, and R&D.


  • Bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering or similar discipline or equivalent experience.
  • Two years of applied professional experience in a technical field in similar capacity.
  • Understanding of project management and project engineering fundamentals.
  • Proficient with CAD software.
  • PLC & HMI programming and other aspects of integrated automation and information systems in a manufacturing environment.
  • Innovative and not afraid to fail.

Who are we ?

Through the responsible development of innovative and sustainable building products, CertainTeed, headquartered in Malvern, Pennsylvania, has helped shape the building products industry for more than 110 years. Founded in 1904 as General Roofing Manufacturing Company, the firm's slogan "Quality Made Certain, Satisfaction Guaranteed," inspired the name CertainTeed. Today, CertainTeed is a leading North American brand of exterior and interior building products, including roofing, siding, fence, decking, railing, trim, insulation, drywall and ceilings.

A subsidiary of Saint-Gobain, one of the world’s largest and oldest building products companies, CertainTeed has more than 6,300 employees and more than 60 manufacturing facilities throughout the United States and Canada.

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