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Cargill Project Engineer in Eddyville, Iowa

Want to build a stronger, more sustainable future and cultivate your career? Join Cargill's global team of 160,000 employees who are committed to safe, responsible and sustainable ways to nourish the world. This position is in Cargill’s food ingredients and bio-industrial business, where we anticipate trends around taste, nutrition and safety to innovate and provide solutions to manufacturers, retailers and foodservice companies.


The Project Engineer I/II will oversee engineering and technical projects, including management of personnel, budget, and scheduling to deliver a successful project outcome, including safety and risk mitigation plans. In this role, you will have the opportunity to collaborate with stakeholders across all areas of the project to interpret the needs, expectations, and limitations of each, and bring them together with the aim of successful project deliveries.


  • Prepare and execute on strategies and project plans for engineering and technical projects, including monitoring progress, resolving issues, budgets, coordinating schedules, status reporting and

  • all tasks associated with the project and coordinate the operational aspects of assigned projects.

  • Develop project schedules by studying project plan and specifications, calculating time requirements and sequencing project elements.

  • Review status of projects and budgets, coordinate schedules, and prepare status reports and recommend appropriate actions.

  • Lead the project team and the work of contractors.

  • Collaborate with regional domain leads for domain specific expertise support in build projects.

  • You will work under general supervision and independently solve moderately complex issues while referring more complex problems to a higher-level staff.

  • Other duties as assigned


  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field or equivalent experience

  • Minimum of two years of related work experience

  • 1+ year of production management or engineering experience.

  • 1+ year of project management practices.

  • Microsoft Office Suite experience.


  • Engineering and management software knowledge

  • Knowledge of the environmental health and safety standards and international standards and codes related to engineering and technical projects.

  • Experience leading third party resources to deliver business results.

  • 3+ years of experience in production, reliability, or project management.

  • 2+ years in project engineering and/or operations supervision.

  • Demonstrated competencies in several of the key chemical processing unit operations such as evaporation, heat exchange, ion exchange, drying, etc.

  • Basic competencies in process safety, food safety, good manufacturing processes, basic competencies in piping design and tank design, automation, electrical and instrumentation, management of change, electrical design and fire protection.

  • Construction project management course, root cause analysis training, reliability centered maintenance course, Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) 30-hour construction safety training, and food safety training.

  • Basic working knowledge of standards, codes, and specifications.

Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet.

At Cargill, everyone matters and everyone counts. Cargill is committed to creating and sustaining an inclusive and diverse work environment where all employees are treated with dignity and respect. As such and in alignment with our Guiding Principles, Cargill's long-standing equal employment opportunity policy prohibits discrimination and harassment against any employee or applicant based on race, ethnicity, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, disability, pregnancy, genetic information, marital status, family status, citizenship status, veteran status, military status, union affiliation, or any other status protected by law.

Cargill also complies with all applicable national and local laws and regulations pertaining to non-discrimination and employment.

Notice to Recruiters and Staffing Agencies: Cargill, Inc. and subsidiaries (“Cargill”) have an internal recruiting department. Please review this notice.

US Employment Resources: Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet.