Project Manager, Pipeline Operations

LyondellBasell Industries   •  

La Porte, TX

Industry: Chemicals


8 - 10 years

Posted 295 days ago

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We are seeking a professional Project Manager to join our technical team located in Clear Lake. This position provides project management and engineering support for expense and capital projects (typically up to $20MM) for Equistar Pipelines.  The candidate will work closely with technical groups, operations and maintenance personnel to identify scope, design and execute projects.


Responsibilities and Accountability:

  • Manages multiple capital and/or expense projects that range from $0.5M to $20MM+ in total installed costs
  • Leads project teams of individuals representing different areas and engineering disciplines from FEL through project completion
  • Executes projects per the LyondellBasell Project Management Process (PMP)
  • Plans, directs, supervises, and control the execution of technical, fiscal, and administrative functions of projects under direct control
  • Interfaces with engineering and construction contractors at various project stages
  • Ensures all project engineering activities are implemented in a manner consistent with LYB core values delivering superior safety, quality, schedule and cost performance
  • Participates in resolution of technical and commercial issues
  • Coordinates project status and technical design reviews with key stakeholders and internal engineering resources to ensure alignment with business objectives
  • Completion of project closeout documentation including as-built drawings and technical, construction, and operations handover data


Skills and Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in engineering, preferably chemical, mechanical, or civil
  • Minimum of 8-10 years of experience working in the petrochemical or pipeline industries
  • Sound knowledge of project management processes, equipment, and materials, as well as critical analytical skills are needed to effectively manage small projects
  • Working knowledge of applicable pipeline and engineering codes/standards and their application
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, demonstrated problem solving skills, and decision making skills 
  • Strong personal initiative, a sound planning and problem solving capacity and effective interpersonal skills
  • Able to simultaneously manage multiple tasks and projects effectively.
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision