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The Spruance site is located near the border of Chesterfield and Henrico Counties in Richmond, VA and has 3 vibrant business units, Nomex®, Kevlar® and Tyvek®.
This position Leads and manages the delivery of engineeringtechnologies and associated capital projects for the organization. Scope includes engineeringtechnology for conceptual development, new facility projects, and asset productivity programs. Works closely with business management to understand business objectives, affordability and develop programs to meet established needs.
Reviews and prioritizes work from multiple clients. Plans and staffs internal and external resources to meet demand. Accountable for establishing and meeting cost/capital budgets and for effective technology delivery. Responsible for determining the leveraging strategy and for the management and oversight of full service contractors.
The Site Engineering Manager reports directly to the Spruance Plant Manager with strong supporting relationship to the Global Business Engineering Manager
This position is responsible for the success of the capital execution for the Spruance Site’s annual capital program ($50-70MM+ on average). Success is measured by safety, cost, schedule, quality, contribution to business improvement and general capital effectiveness.
Role currently has 8 direct and 35+ indirect reports. Indirect reports include design contractors and resident construction engineers who oversee and direct an approximate 120+-person resident work force in addition to ad hoc lump sum contractors. The position encompasses both leadership and tactical responsibilities including, but not limited to:
SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE, & ABILITIES
Bachelordegree in engineering or equivalent experience
12years or more experience leading the end to end process of a broad spectrum of capital projects - ($500M - $10MM minimum).
Experience leveraging contracted engineering firms (EPCM) to support project execution/construction.
Demonstrated leadership and negotiating skills.
Ability to work with and positively influence resources external to DuPont.
Prioritization and delegation skills are a must.
EPC schedule comprehension and development.
Demonstrated success with alignment of business objectives to project scopes.
Black Belt and/or DPS Lead Expert
Experience managing direct reports is required
Commitment to DuPont Core Values and Behaviors