$100K — $150K *
Job ID: 33473 | Location: Louisville, Kentucky, USA
The Project Engineer manages defined capital projects under consideration of internal and external regulations, product quality, economy, process technology, occupational and process safety, industrial hygiene and environmental protection. The position provides leadership and guidance to the engineering support staff and is based out of our Louisville, KY location.
Support and evaluate engineering projects and verify compliance with required permits
Evaluate vendor market, prepare technical and commercial bid analysis, and create purchase requisitions
Control quality, operational readiness and factory acceptance tests of purchased equipment
Perform feasibility studies, basic engineering and technical dimensioning of equipment
Ensure projects are managed in accordance with all Clariant engineering guidelines
Develop, implement and maintain integrity of site engineering standards
Steer and Control projects ranging up to and greater than $50mm in size
Steer and control project progress in order to achieve agreed project targets with regards to timeline and budget
Provide direction and assistance in the preparation of capital estimates, budgets, scope documents and schedule data for proposed or approved projects
Responsible for project-specific supervision of contractors, suppliers and plant employees assigned to technical projects as necessary to carry out project completion
Initiate, plan, execute, monitor & control and close projects related to both new or existing equipment and facilities
Responsible for completion and accuracy of capital acquisition requests (CARs)
Work with operations and manufacture personnel to successfully assure successful project implementations and start-ups
Document key project measurements in project progress report and the project closure report
Provide management, guidance, and training to assigned subordinates.
Oversee the allocation of engineering support staff services
Occupational and process safety, environmental protection
Perform and lead process risk analysis; support and implement corresponding action items
Ensure and control compliance with internal and external regulations, guidelines, obligations from authorities and other requirements regarding quality, safety and environmental protection
OTHER DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Performs other functions as necessary or as assigned
Bachelor’s degree in an Engineering field (Chemical or Mechanical strongly preferred)
7+ years project engineering experience in a chemical process manufacturing environment preferred or similar.
5-7 years’ experience in project management, especially with third party engineering teams required
The ability to travel international on a project basis required
Lean/Six Sigma Greenbelt a plus
Must have excellent overall computer skills
Ability to work varied work hours
Must be a self starter and able to make fast and accurate decisions
Strong organizational skills and ability to handle multiple, concurrent tasks effectively.
Critical thinking, problem solving and decision making ability.
Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists
Ability to read, analyze and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations.
Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals. Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public.
Valid through: 6/21/2021