Sr. Engineer, Project Manager

Sr. Engineer, Project Manager


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HPP Technical



Mt. Vernon, IN



Chemistry that Matters™

A career at SABIC provides you with an opportunity to leave a lasting positive impact to the world and yourself. From excellent health and well-being benefits to our comprehensive learning programs. We offer a wide range of benefits and offerings that recognize that our people have unique motivations and ambitions. It’s all about matching what matters to you with what matters to us. Let’s explore what matters!


As one of the world’s largest diversified chemical companies, we activate the power of human capital to address society’s future challenges. Through partnerships, we enable life-saving medical innovations and help fight world hunger. We are driving the circular economy for the benefit of communities and our planet through sustainability initiatives, such as our TRUCIRCLE™ portfolio.  Our success is built upon the collective excellence of our 32,000 employees in 50+ countries.  Our values – Inspire, Engage, Create, and Deliver – are the foundation of our success. To learn more about these and how we strive to Be the Impact, click here.


Our purpose is "Chemistry that Matters". This is what drives us to do what we do. "Chemistry" goes beyond applying science and technology to enhance the supply of essential materials to the world. It is how we work, to build long-lasting relationships of trust. “What Matters” is making a meaningful impact for the world – through the customers and communities we collaborate with, so that we succeed and grow together.


It is all about matching what matters to you with what matters to us. We are mindful about the importance of the team we are building and how our team members impact to our culture.   We believe that good ideas come from anywhere, being inclusive to diverse perspectives is stimulating, encourages innovation and is critical to our mission. Let us explore this together!


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Job Summary

The role of the Project Manager is to successfully lead project teams in delivering safe projects that meet business objectives. The key focus is on the end-to-end project process from early project development through successful project commissioning, startup, and financial closure.


How You Can Be the Impact

  • Lead project teams in the design and execution of major capital improvement projects, including early development, project scope, and project execution (engineering and construction) for new equipment installations, existing facilities refurbishment or replacements. Critical measures of success include delivering to business objectives including E&HSS budget, schedule and scope attainment leading to successful project startup.
  • Overall project financial management and execution process owner. Develop full-scale project plans, budgetary estimates, financial forecasts, and associated communication documents.
  • Support procurement in the contract development and negotiations.
  • Liaise with project stakeholders on an ongoing basis from project concept and scope development through project execution and financial closure.
  • Set and effectively communicate project expectations to team members and stakeholders in a timely and clear fashion.
  • Appropriation Request owner responsibilities including plan, committed and actuals, spending forecasts, and compliance with Sabic capital accounting rules.
  • Draft and submit budget proposals and recommend subsequent budget changes when necessary.
  • Coordinate the development of all project documentation and process safety information including design basis, process flow diagrams, piping and instrumentation diagrams, management of change, construction plans, etc.


What Matters to SABIC

  • BS in engineering preferred.
  • Minimum 5 years in a project management role of industrial construction projects of increasing complexity.
  • Strong leadership skills with demonstrated track record of delivering results
  • Strong communication, influencing and strong negotiating skills
  • Efficient team building and management skills.
  • Proficiency with MS Office, MS Project (or other scheduling software) as well as cost estimation.
  • Familiarity with engineering standards and specifications, drawings, equipment specifications, etc.
  • Experience at working both independently and in a team-oriented, collaborative, highly matrixed environment.
  • Can conform to shifting priorities, demands and timelines through analytical and problem-solving capabilities.
  • Working knowledge of the “Appropriations Request” and “Budget” modules in SAP.
  • Relocation Provided


Desired Skills

  • Six Sigma certification
  • Advanced degree


Physical Requirements:     

The individual needs to be flexible with good interpersonal skills, be dedicated to efficiency, and able to readily accept change.  This position requires a self-motivated person that is able to perform at a technical level with minimal supervision.  


Eligibility Requirements

  • You must submit your application for employment online to be considered. Please submit your resume using the “Apply Now/Apply” option on this page.
  • You must be 18 years or older
  • Applicants must be currently authorized to work for SABIC in the United States on a full-time basis.


Work Availability

Regular, predictable attendance is an essential function of this position. Applicants must be regularly available and willing to work (e.g. Monday – Friday)] during assigned hours of operation and such other hours as the company determines are necessary or desirable to meet business needs


We are proud to be a diverse and an equal opportunity employer. We are fully committed to a culture of respect and inclusion.