Sr Project Engineering Manager

Aimmune Therapeutics

Aimmune Therapeutics

Software Engineering, Other Engineering
Allentown, PA, USA
Posted on Wednesday, March 27, 2024

We’re a leader in the pet care industry, which means we’re not only ahead in volume, profit and market share, but our associates dare to Stand Taller. We innovate new products, impart new agilities into existing processes, constantly advance pet nutrition, and always pay it forward in the form of service for our communities and families. Are you up for the dare?

This position is not eligible for Visa Sponsorship.


As a Senior Engineering Project Manager, you will represent the Nestlé Purina corporate engineering team at our Allentown, PA, project site. You will manage complex capital projects end-to-end, including ownership of concept, scope, cost, resources, funding and all other facets. You will maintain visibility to the design process and ensure adherence to all established key components and project deliverables. Coordinating with the factory and other stakeholders, you will orchestrate overall project execution including construction and commissioning.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Lead the development of pre-project approval documents including project charter, project management plan, project kick start, estimate and milestone schedule creation
  • Apply full understanding of design scope and project deliverables to coordinate bid package development, evaluation and selection of construction firms, and release for field execution
  • Direct and execute installation, construction and commissioning of assigned projects
  • Monitor work output of project engineers and facilitate effective communication between engineering disciplines, standards, operations, technical stakeholders and safety leaders
  • Ensure design progress and deliverables are met and in alignment with established project key components, specifications and requirements
  • Manage adherence to project milestones and project scope and secure approvals for all changes in projects based on engineering ways of working methodology and risk mitigation
  • Control the project budget including cost forecasts, cash flow projections, resource allocation and regular reporting
  • Provide construction management and plant startup assistance as needed to ensure successful project execution and hand-off


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or related field
  • 7+ years of project management experience in a manufacturing, industrial, military or related environment

The approximate pay range for this position is $129,000 - $199,000. Please note that the pay range provided is a good faith estimate for the position at the time of posting. Final compensation may vary based on factors including but not limited to knowledge, skills and abilities as well as geographic location.

Nestlé offers performance-based incentives and a competitive total rewards package, which includes a 401k with Company match, healthcare coverage and a broad range of other benefits. Incentives and/or benefit packages may vary depending on the position. Learn more About Us | Making an Impact | Nestle Careers (



It is our business imperative to remain a very inclusive workplace.

To our veterans and separated service members, you're at the forefront of our minds as we recruit top talent to join Nestlé. The skills you've gained while serving our country, such as flexibility, agility, and leadership, are much like the skills that will make you successful in this role. In addition, with our commitment to an inclusive work environment, we recognize the exceptional engagement and innovation displayed by individuals with disabilities. Nestlé seeks such skilled and qualified individuals to share our mission where you’ll join a cohort of others who have chosen to call Nestlé home.

The Nestlé Companies are an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer* seeking diversity in qualified applicants for employment. All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, gender, gender identity, age, religion, national origin, ancestry, disability, perceived disability, medical condition, genetic information, veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other protected status, as defined by applicable law. Prior to the next step in the recruiting process, we welcome you to inform us confidentially if you may require any special accommodations in order to participate fully in our recruitment experience. Contact us at or please dial 711 and provide this number to the operator: 1-800-321-6467

*Note: Nespresso is not a federal contractor and does not maintain affirmative action programs

Review our applicant privacy notice before applying at