• Location: Richland, Mississippi
  • Type: Direct Hire
  • Job #3415
  • Salary: $65,000

NextPath Career Partners is currently seeking a Project Engineer – Manufacturing to join our client’s team in Richland, Mississippi. This is an onsite, direct hire position.

SALARY: $65-70K (depending on experience)


  • 2-3 years manufacturing Project Engineering experience
  • 2-3 years experience reading specifications and drawings, diagnosing issues
  • 2-3 years budgeting, understanding labor and material controls
  • Bachelor of Science, Electrical Engineering or Industrial Engineering
  • Soft Skills:  good business acumen and good communication skills


  • Leads or coordinates project planning, resourcing, staffing, progress reporting, people management, and troubleshooting for engineering projects.
  • Ensures project results meet requirements regarding technical quality, reliability, schedule and cost.
  • Solves complex problems; takes a new perspective using existing solutions.
  • Acts as a resource for colleagues with less experience.
  • Identifies, develops, and gathers necessary resources to complete the project.
  • Prepares complex engineering designs and work specifications, and develops schedules, budgets and forecasts.
  • Monitors activities, allocates resources, and assigns tasks to ensure targets are met.
  • Liaises with other areas to secure specialized resources and contributions for the projects

NextPath is a candidate centric recruiting firm focused on your career goals to help you find your next path! Our team of professional recruiters have over 80 years of combined experience to help you navigate a job change. Our clients span local and national with roles in sales, creative, marketing, and staffing on a direct, contract-to-perm, and contract (project) basis.
If the position above doesn’t appear to fit, we do have a host of clients with roles that could be a match and not every position will be posted. Feel free to reach out to find a better match by emailing your resume to apply@nextpathcp.com for a recruiter to engage.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer 
View all open jobs: http://www.nextpathcp.com


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