Senior Project Engineer

Port Hawkesbury, NS

Looking to make a change?


My client, located in Port Hawkesbury, Nova Scotia, who is seeking a Senior Project Engineer, to join an international nutrition and food additive manufacturing company, with sites across North America.


The opportunity:

You will be joining a preexisting capital project team with several projects on the board, ready to enter development. You will be working on capital projects from design to installation with budgets typically ranging from $200,000-300,000 CAD. In this role you will coordinate and direct activities and ensure that the project goals or objectives are accomplished within the determined timeframe and budget.


What will you do:

Key Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for engineering support in different (independent) process areas.
  • Balancing project schedules within operations planning and scheduling
  • Managing projects including scheduling and budgets
  • Manage construction, contractors, and consultants
  • Process Design & development of Piping & Instrument Diagrams

What you bring to the role:

  • B.A.Sc. in an Engineering discipline
  • Project Management Skills
  • Good communication and social skills
  • Knowledge of production processes and specific requirements
  • 1 -5 years engineering experience
  • Strong technical background and computer literacy.
  • The ideal candidate would have or be working towards a P.Eng. certification


Relocation assistance is available if applicable to Port Hawkesbury, Nova Scotia.