CapEx Project Manager

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Position overview

As CapEx Project Manager your main responsibility is to study, design and implement investment projects for different types of improvements regarding safety, environment, health but also strategic projects to increase production capacity or to prepare the site for the future. Also in terms of CO2 emission and electricity consumption, we face important challenges to become a greener and more sustainable production site.
Your role is to execute projects starting from a project idea up until the commissioning phase. A team of engineering specialists is established for every project and you have the responsibility to coordinate all team efforts to complete a project within key deliverables such as SHE, timing and cost.

Responsibilities

The main responsibility of a CapEx project manager is to complete assigned projects within the defined timeline and within the established investment budget. The project life cycle consists of different milestones for which a project manager needs to fulfill key deliverables. This consists of:

  • Creation of cost estimation through the different phases of budget request
  • Creation of project schedule
  • Project design including the required design calculations or studies (basic and detailed engineering)
  • Risk analysis through Management of Change or Process Hazard Analysis (PHA or HAZOP)
  • Meetings with the key stakeholders of the project to finalize a project design
  • Building the justification of a project (SHE, financial, reliability,…)
  • Coordination with Procurement for the purchasing phase
  • Piping and mechanical works
  • E&I works
  • Process control modifications to the DCS system
  • Follow-up of the construction activities
  • Preparation of the requirements for project commissioning
  • Follow-up of the project after commissioning and implementation of corrective actions if required
  • Closure of a the project and transfer to maintenance

Required skills and experience

  • Preference for someone with 1-3 years of experience in the field of project management in the Chemical, Pharmaceutical or Petrochemical industry.
  • Engineering and analytical skills to make project designs and conduct risk analysis studies
  • Coordination skills to be responsible of a project team
  • Communication skills to discuss with key stakeholders and build justification for projects
  • Troubleshoot existing issues or define corrective actions after and during project commissioning
  • Able to find solutions to delivery issues for equipment and services which endanger the timely execution
  • Able to find solution to avoid budget overrun

Qualifications

  • Master of Science degree in Chemical or Electromechanical engineering

We offer

We are proud to offer an international working experience with a tight-knit network of employees, making it easy to connect and learn from people all across our different functions. On top of that we are a truly innovative company with a strong team spirit, openness to new ideas, and great opportunities to grow and develop your career.

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