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Engineering Project Manager

Date:  Nov 17, 2022

McAllen, TX, US, 78501

Seeking to this this role in one of the following locations:


  • McAllen
  • San Antonio
  • Houston 
  • Austin
  • El Paso

General Purpose

The Project Manager, Engineer II manages small and large capital project initiatives to support the plant and distribution center, including product or package commercialization projects. The Project Engineer provides technical support, project management, and leadership in beverage manufacturing systems, equipment and processes. 

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Supports the selection and improvement of new and existing equipment and processes required to achieve CCSWB strategies.  
  • Development of project plans, creation of budget, coordination of vendors, and supporting execution of projects from conception through start-up and commissioning at agreed performance levels (time, cost, line performance, etc.). 
  •  Analyze equipment and operations performance data to identify opportunities to value engineer equipment solutions to meet business needs while optimizing both cost and flexibility.  
  • Seek out and engage equipment/process subject matter experts within Engineering and in industry to vet new technical solutions 
  • Manage regular communication routines with plant teams to insure alignment and awareness  
  • Establish 5-year capital plans, collaborating with key stakeholders. 
  • Manage capital spend, tracking and forecasting. 
  • Weekly communication of all project progress and execution. 
  • Investigate, validate and present capital projects to Supply Chain leadership. 
  • Collaborate with Quality, Safety, Environmental, Facilities, Procurement, Legal, Operational Excellence, and others to ensure detailed project scopes are captured and executed, including successful project execution and hand-off. 
  • Provide Engineering input and support in equipment, machinery operation, manufacturing, etc. for thermal, water, food service, dairy, aseptic and sparkling platforms to ensure operating efficiencies at production sites.  
  • Lead and facilitate development of equipment solutions to support product and package initiatives.  
  • Manage teams of internal and external stakeholders in addition to working as an individual contributor. 


  • Bachelor’s degree required in Engineering or related discipline; equivalent work experience considered. 
  • Master’s degree preferred.   
  • 5 – 10 years of manufacturing and engineering experience in beverage, food, aseptic, or dairy manufacturing environments required.  
  • 5-10 years of manufacturing, engineering, and maintenance experience in beverage, food, aseptic or dairy manufacturing environments preferred. 
  • 30-40% travel required

Coca-Cola Southwest Beverages LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.

Nearest Major Market: Mc Allen