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IRVING, TX, US, 75062

McCormick & Co., Inc., the world leader in spice, flavor, and seasonings industry is seeking a full time Project Engineer for our manufacturing facility in Dallas, Texas.


With more than $5 billion in annual sales, the Company manufactures markets and distributes spices, seasoning mixes, condiments and other flavorful products to the entire food industry – retail outlets, food manufacturers and foodservice businesses. We create differentiating flavors consumers prefer with unmatched quality, science, innovation and service. Every day, no matter where or what you eat, you can enjoy food flavored by McCormick. McCormick makes every moment and meal better


As a company recognized for exceptional commitment to employees, McCormick offers a wide variety of benefits, programs and services. Benefits include, but are not limited to, tuition assistance, medical, dental, vision, disability, group life insurance, 401(k), profit sharing, paid holidays and vacations.


Reporting to the Engineer Manager, the Project Engineer will be responsible for managing multiple capital projects of significant value from the evaluation through implementation stages. The role effectively works with stakeholder teams to deliver reliable solutions employing performance based technical specifications, procurement, FAT's, installation, commissioning, start-up, operation, maintenance and improvement of packaging machinery and manufacturing support systems. This role delivers effective results by investigating, analyzing and improving manufacturing equipment systems. Project workload can vary with regulatory and environmental priorities. 



  • Provide technical support in the design, development, purchase, installation, commissioning, start-up, operation, maintenance and improvement of packaging machinery and support systems.
  • Lead and participate in improvement activities: Focused Improvements, Single Minute Exchange of Die (SMED), packaging systems analysis, spare parts processes to increase reliability and overall systems optimization.
  • Preparation of final CAAPs in accordance with best practice procedures.
  • Coordinates the selection, design, and layout of processing and packaging machinery to ensure efficiency, reliability, optimum space utilization and adequate production capacity.
  • Responsible for meeting regulatory requirements pertaining to the areas of waste disposal, air emissioms, and facilities permits and codes. 
  • Provide technical leadership of cross functional project teams to resolve technical and other challenges that develop during project execution. 
  • Evaluate, develop, document and implement cost reduction projects and deliver on key targets.
  • Lead project teams from concept through start up and through initial operational phases.  Assure that all projects are successfully completed and project results are sustained. 



  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering (Mechanical, Chemical, or Electrical) required. 
  • Minimum 5 years of manufacturing or technical experience in a multi-disciplinary environment required.
  • Proven GMP food manufacture, packaging machinery experience.
  • Proven ability to work collaboratively in a team-based environment
  • Proven success in delivering multiple, simultaneous projects and managing significant cash flow.
  • Ability to lead, coach and motivate employees at levels of the organization.

McCormick & Company is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.


McCormick does not offer employment visa sponsorships upon hire or in the future.  You must be lawfully authorized to commence work upon being offered employment.


United by flavor. Driven by results.

As a McCormick employee you’ll be empowered to focus on more than your individual responsibilities. You’ll have the opportunity to be part of something bigger than yourself—to have a say in where the company is going and how it’s growing.

Between our passion for flavor, our 130-year history of leadership and integrity, the competitive and comprehensive benefits we offer, and our culture, which is built on respect and opportunities for growth, there are many reasons to join us at McCormick.

Nearest Major Market: Irving
Nearest Secondary Market: Dallas