Capital Project Manager

Dupont Marlborough , MA 01752

Posted 7 months ago


The Project Manager is accountable for implementing projects that achieve business objectives. The Project Manager is directly accountable to the Business Steering Team (sponsor) and is the leader of the Project Team.

The Project Manager must understand the roles, responsibilities, and contribution of functional members of the Project Team and empower them to do their jobs.


  • Regularly engages the project steering team to ensure alignment with business and obtain functional direction, request staffing support, seek assistance with issue resolution, make strategic project decisions and provide status updates, throughout execution of the project.

  • Assesses team functional capability, identifies expertise gaps within the project team and solicits the steering team for necessary staffing support.

  • Provides leadership for an effective and cohesive team by ensuring roles and responsibilities are clearly understood, team member workloads are reasonable, cross-function communications are adequate, and personality conflicts are managed, for owner and contract members. Engages outside consultants when needed to support the team.

  • Ensures the FEL process is followed consistent with the business needs, all required FEL deliverables are accomplished in a quality manner, and leads the project gatekeeping reviews.

  • Leads the team in identifying non-cap alternatives or lower capital options, evaluating scope options, conducting risks analyses and developing mitigation plans.

  • Prepares funding requests, forecasts capital and non-cap expenditures and asset write-offs, and ensures necessary financial reporting and accounting is performed.

  • For smaller projects, serves as the owner's lead project engineer to ensure necessary engineering processes are followed, leveraging highly with engineering and contractors.

  • Champions the "no change" concept and ensures only changes consistent with the business and project objectives are approved.

  • Ensures site personnel are staffed and preparing for commissioning and start-up of the new facilities, including training, procedure updates, maintenance PM records updates, etc.; ensures schedules are aligned with supply chain and operations/maintenance needs to determine when outages are available if necessary.

  • Defines and analyzes KPI's to insure overall performance expectations for the project are met, and communicates results to the steering team and appropriate functional leaders.

  • Responsible for the development and implementation of Project Quality Plans, including auditing work processes and deliverables for compliance, and for meeting agreed upon project quality requirements and expectations.

  • Lead the development of the roles and responsibilities definitions for the project and preparation.

  • Manage overall project expenditures, cash flow and schedule to meet business expectations.

  • Manage project change.

  • Drive capital project work processes and practices for $.5M - $30MM Project. Decide which best practices are appropriate for the project and lead in their application.


  • BS in Engineering required, Chemical Engineering preferred.

  • Professional Engineering and/or PMP certification preferable

  • Experience in petrochemical, specialty chemical, pharmaceutical, Process Automation

  • Strong leadership skills, ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks in a changing environment to meet challenging business needs.

  • Good organization, interpersonal and communication skills.

  • Computer skills including Excel, MS Project, Visio, SAP.

  • Experience managing projects from $500M up to $30MM

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