Job Title: Project Manager

Location: MO

Duration: 11+ months

Pay Range: $65 – $70/hour, OT over 40

Per Diem: $840/week

Work Schedule: Expectation is 40 hours a week. Mon-Fri. Some OT may occur during peak times or if weekend work is required.

Target start date / availability: ASAP


  • Primary Task: coordination and scheduling of contractors and plant operation team to get capital projects complete
  • Act as owner’s representative for implementation of capital projects
  • Follow priority list of projects as agreed to by hiring manager and Plant Managers
  • Expect to be onsite at a facility every workday. Desk and/or office provided.
  • Physical work environment is combination of outside and inside, heat and cold, inside is typically warmer than outside air, can be dusty, wet, etc.; must be able to climb stairs and similar related tasks
  • These are all wheat flour mills, and as such are food production plants – some policies related to this must be followed
  • Develop a basic timeline for each project, keep updated, and share as appropriate
    • Identify critical path for each, and plan accordingly
  • Coordinate with plant personnel – some project will require Client colleague input and involvement
  • Follow budgets for approved projects, and clear any additions or change orders with hiring manager
  • Identify gaps in project scope, parts on hand, etc. Get gaps closed.
  • Participate in daily production meeting at facility
  • Act with urgency
  • Hold personal safety and food safety as the most important aspect of project completion
  • Daily supervision of on-site contractors, issue daily safety permits, coordinate contractor work with plant operation needs
  • Weekly status report to, and/or update call with, hiring manager and Plant Manager


  • 5+ years of Project Management experience. Senior level experience isn’t required for this position
  • Food/Animal Nutrition/Grain terminal plant experience highly desired
  • Excellent communication skills are a must. Candidates will be communicating with a Senior Project Manager regularly.
  • Experience in food grade, agricultural, or chemical process facilities
  • Experience with project management/scheduling.
  • Experience with spreadsheet and word processing software.
Job Number: 17915
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