Capital Execution Lead

Assignment Description

Seeking a Capital Supervisor with CAPEX project responsibility at the New Johnsonville, TN, manufacturing facility.  This role will primarily function as a both a capital supervisor and project manager executing multiple site manufacturing projects up to $10MM and is accountable for achieving safety, operability, schedule and cost goals on assigned projects.  Candidate must be highly motivated to manage and execute multiple projects from concept through start-up with a cross functional team. Supervisory role includes managing site capital portfolio, managing capital team, and providing regular updates and reports to the Program Manager.

Responsibilities included but are not limited to:

  • Work with cross functional team to define project scope, goals and deliverables that support business goals in collaboration with stakeholders; including meetings, setting of priorities, evaluating comments/requests and ensuring stakeholder’s approval.

  • Manage and drive the completion of multiple concurrent capital projects.

  • Maintain quality and timeliness of safety activities and deliverables throughout the project delivery process.

  • Coordinate resource requirements with other ongoing project work and ensure all stakeholder expectations are aligned.

  • Lead project team in generation and review of engineering technical documents.

  • Identify and manage scope changes through the project change order system.

  • Ensure compliance with company procedures and project documentation requirements.

  • Implementation of project controls and cost forecasting.

  • Develop cost estimates and control to approved budgets.

  • Develop schedules and control them to meet approved timelines.

  • Manage and communicate effectively on project risks.

  • Execute, coordinate, and manage field construction, commissioning and start-up activities.

  • Provide routing project updates and reporting to site/corporate leadership.

  • Work with procurement team to develop contracting strategies and manage capital purchases.

  • Maintain effective communication throughout the project life cycle.

  • Work effectively with internal and external customers to meet project objectives.

Qualifications Required

  • Minimum of 5 years of engineering experience in the chemical/petrochemical industry with at least 3 years project engineering/management experience. Chemical Engineering degree is preferred, but will accept other engineering degrees with experience in chemical plants.

  • Minimum of 10 years in capital project execution. PMP Certification is preferred.

  • Minimum of 5 years experience in team management - direct or contracted.

  • A leader in safety on assigned projects including setting expectations and being visible in the field.

  • Experience with SAP project module and other basic SAP transactions.

  • Ability to align project objectives and justifications with various stakeholder groups.

  • Knowledge of contracting and contracting strategies.

  • Experience leveraging outside services in completion of engineering, procurement and construction services to complete projects both as a whole or in pieces.

  • Ability to judge the quality of engineering and construction documents.

  • Thorough understanding of engineering and construction productivity measurement.

  • Basic estimating skills and knowledge of engineering and construction cost structure.

  • Ability to drive project definition and secure team alignment.

  • Basic understanding of constructability reviews and other value improving practices.

  • Basic knowledge of construction labor planning.

  • High level of ownership with assigned projects.

Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or related technical field required. Chemical Engineering degree is preferred.



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Melissa Macklin

New Johnsonville, TN

Chemical Company


Pos ID

15 mar 2022