A plant engineer works at the manufacturing or assembly facility in a management and supervisory position. They generally oversee operations and - depending on their company and whether it employs a senior plant engineer - may have the final say on how relevant manufacturing plant functions are performed.
Plant Engineer Tasks
Ensures facility compliance with regulatory requirements, and continuous and relation operation.
Develops operational plans for facility projects; such as construction or renovation, HVAC, maintenance and machine installation.
Trains and assists plant personnel in safety and quality control procedures.
Reviews project plan including cost estimates, timelines, and blueprints; interpret and recommend changes to plans.