Project Manager

Posted 23 Dec 2021

Tamaqua, Pennsylvania - United States

Req Id 237515

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A career with EMD Electronics is an ongoing journey of discovery: our 58,000 people are shaping how the world lives, works and plays through next generation advancements in Healthcare, Life Science and Electronics. For more than 350 years and across the world we have passionately pursued our curiosity to find novel and vibrant ways of enhancing the lives of others. EMD Electronics is a business of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany.

 

 

US employees must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 prior to your start date unless an accommodation is granted by The Company. The Company uses the definition of fully vaccinated assigned by the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention for purposes of considering satisfaction of this requirement which is a condition of employment.

 

 

Everything we do in EMD Electronics is to help us deliver on our purpose of being the company behind the companies, advancing digital living. We are dedicated to being the trusted supplier of high-tech materials, services and specialty chemicals for the electronics, automotive and cosmetics industries. We foster a global collaborative organization made up of individuals who have the passion to win, obsess about the customer, are relentlessly curious and act with urgency. Together, we push the boundaries of science to make more possible for our customers. 

 


Your role: As a Senior Project Manager in the Integrated Supply Chain team, you will lead the project planning and execution activities of complex projects focussed on new asset creation or significant modifications to the existing company assets. These types of projects require selection of execution strategy, process scope development, estimating, project planning, hazard review, detailed design, contractor selection, construction management, safety management, commissioning and startup.

 

To succeed in this role, you will collaborate with global and cross-functional teams. You will need to translate complex issues into practical concepts and will be counted upon to solve unique or sophisticated project management issues. Since a major determinant of project success is effectively using internal and external resources, you will also need to continuously support assessment of technical capabilities of engineers, suppliers, and contractors. As a project management authority, you will keep advancing your skills through continuous education and on-the-job training, introduce improvements into the company, and propagate standard methodologies and lessons learned.

 

Who you are:

Minimum qualifications

  • BS degree in Mechanical or Chemical Engineering or related engineering/science field
  • 8+ years proven experience
  • Project Management experience

 

Preferred qualifications

  • PMP certification a plus
  • Experience implementing projects in a chemical process plant environment
  • Experience in industrial process plant construction and construction safety practices, chemical piping and equipment installation practices
  • Knowledge of OSHA PSM (Process Safety Management) requirements and direct experience in chemical plant safety programs
  • Experience in carrying out small to large capital projects (up to $100MM) using various execution strategies including use of contract engineering design, construction and procurement (EPC)
  • Knowledge of robust project engineering systems as well as strong awareness and sensitivity to the complexities and safety challenges of implementing specialty materials manufacturing processes
  • Validated ability to solve sophisticated problems and deal with a variety of situations while maintaining expected cost, schedule, quality and scope
  • Proven experience as a senior member of an engineering leadership team, helping to identify solutions and develop engineering resources
  • Wide range of PC software skills needed to effectively run project timelines and spending

 

What we offer: With us, there are always opportunities to break new ground. We empower you to fulfil your ambitions, and our diverse businesses offer various career moves to seek new horizons. We trust you with responsibility early on and support you to draw your own career map that is responsive to your aspirations and priorities in life. Join us and bring your curiosity to life!

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The Company is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. No employee or applicant for employment will be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, disability, military or veteran status, genetic information, gender identity, transgender status, marital status, or any other classification protected by applicable federal, state, or local law. This policy of Equal Employment Opportunity applies to all policies and programs relating to recruitment and hiring, promotion, compensation, benefits, discipline, termination, and all other terms and conditions of employment. Any applicant or employee who believes they have been discriminated against by the Company or anyone acting on behalf of the Company must report any concerns to their Human Resources Business Partner, Legal, or Compliance immediately. The Company will not retaliate against any individual because they made a good faith report of discrimination.

 

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