Details for Spangler -Engineer


Project Engineer
Spangler Candy Company, a world class candy manufacturer is currently seeking a Project Engineer to fill a
full time salaried position. Spangler Candy is a family-owned private company founded in 1906. Our
well-known and loved brands include Dum Dums, Saf-T-Pops, Spangler Candy Canes, Spangler Circus
Peanuts, Necco Wafers, Sweethearts, Canada Mints and Bit-O-Honey.
The Project Engineer will coordinate and manage engineering and technical development projects.
Primary responsibilities include: Providing investigation, leadership, direction, and resources to resolve
process problems. Facilitates and contributes to the development of project plans and designs. Analyzes
equipment, systems, processes and systems to identify modifications to improve efficiency, increase quality
and reduce costs. Collaborates with the operations department to identify and troubleshoot problems.
Creating updated electrical circuit designs that follow the guidelines set by the NEC during machine or
electrical rebuilds/updates. Assists the safety department with electrical machine safeguarding techniques
that conform to OSHA guidelines. Providing technical advice and performing project analysis/justification,
and recommending new equipment or modifications to existing equipment for presentation and approval.
Qualified candidates will demonstrate the following:
• Bachelor’s degree in related engineering discipline required.
• 3 +years of experience working in the engineering field in a manufacturing setting.
• Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
• Excellent budgeting and cost containment skills.
• Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail.
• Strong analytical and problem solving skills
• Use logic to analyze, problem solve, explore alternatives and develop appropriate solutions.
• Able to effectively organize and manage multiple assignments with challenging timelines and adapt to
changing priorities.
• Successful candidate will possess a positive, supportive and team oriented attitude.
• Strong proficiency in Microsoft Office package.
Competitive compensation and benefit package includes:
• Medical, Rx, dental, vision, accident and life coverage,
• Company sponsored Health and Wellness Center that provides primary health care and wellness services
at no cost to Spangler employees and their family member’s conveniently located beside Spangler Candy.
• Paid vacation and holidays,
• 401k retirement program with matching,
• Professional development and education reimbursement program,
• Company provided YMCA membership.
Qualified individuals should apply to:
Spangler Candy Company is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified candidates are encouraged to apply
including minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities.


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