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Senior Facilities Engineer (49200319)

Date: Aug 25, 2021

Location: Milan, Illinois, US, 61264

Company: John Deere

There are over 7 billion people on this planet. And by 2050, there will be 2 billion more... many moving into urban centers at an unprecedented rate. Making sure there is enough food, fiber and infrastructure for our rapidly growing world is what we’re all about at John Deere. And it’s why we’re investing in our people and our technology like never before! Here the world’s brightest minds are tackling the world’s biggest challenges. If you believe one person can make the world a better place, we’ll put you to work. RIGHT NOW.


Primary Location: United States (US) - Illinois  - Milan  
Function: Manufacturing Engineering
Title: Senior Facilities Engineer (49200319) - 75164 


Your Responsibilities


As a Sr. Facilities Engineer for NA-PDC located in Milan, IL providing project management of projects related to the facility infrastructure and equipment that support the warehousing operation. Projects are very complex and integrate all areas of engineering, requiring management of outside design professionals and contractors. In addition you will….


  • Provide troubleshooting of the facility infrastructure and equipment to support warehousing and maintenance operations.
  • Develop and maintain project budgets cost controls on projects through the AFE process. 
  • Provide consultation, direction and mentoring to less experienced engineering staff.


Visa sponsorship is NOT available for this position.

What Skills You Need


  • 5 or more years experience as a Facilities and/or Maintenance engineer in a manufacturing, warehouse, or construction environment
  • 3 or more years of Project Management experience.
  • Effective communicator with ability to engage and direct large teams
  • 3 or more years proficiency with CAD systems 
  • Profcient in advanced Microsoft Office Excel(Pivot Tables and Formulas) and MS Project applications

What Makes You Stand Out


  • Expert in the analysis and execution of building construction standards & specifications.
  • Proficient in safety/environmental laws & regulations.
  • Professional Engineering license.
  • PMP
  • Master's degree in Project Management or an MBA.



Ideally you will have a degree or equivalent related work experience in the following: 

  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Engineering (Mechanical or Civil Engineering preferred) from an accredited engineering program


What You'll Get

At John Deere, you are empowered to create a career that will take you to where you want to go. Here, you'll enjoy the freedom to explore new projects, the support to think outside the box and the advanced tools and technology that foster innovation and achievement. We offer comprehensive relocation and reward packages to help you get started on your new career path. Click here to find out more about our Total Rewards Package.


The information contained herein is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities and qualifications required of individuals performing the job. The qualifications detailed in this job description are not considered the minimum requirements necessary to perform the job, but rather as guidelines.


John Deere is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, among other things, race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.



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Nearest Secondary Market: Moline

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