Senior Project Engineer

Syngenta   •  

Omaha, NE

Industry: Agriculture & Natural Resources


8 - 10 years

Posted 147 days ago

This job is no longer available.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Stakeholder management
  • Concept development, scope definition, and project justification
  • Design and specification
  • RFP document development
  • Cost estimation and cost management
  • Capital proposal documentation development
  • Negotiating and administering contracts with outside entities
  • Equipment and labor procurement
  • Schedule management to meet tight deadlines
  • Risk management
  • Construction management and contractor supervision
  • Construction site safety
  • Commissioning and handover


  • Bachelor’s degree in Chemical engineering is very strongly preferred, but other engineering disciplines will be considered in a candidate with exceptional experience and capabilities.
  • Approximately 10 years of experience managing capital projects in a production environment. Firsthand experience in an operating plant (as opposed to consulting) is strongly preferred.

Additional Knowledge, Skills, Traits & Abilities:

  • Strong interpersonal skills, including the ability to interact with and influence colleagues at all levels, and operate effectively in a matrix organization with little direct supervision
  • Assertive, but flexible and diplomatic
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to form and work with cross-functional teams
  • Ability to be “hands-on”, but with the ability to direct and supervise