Capital Project Manager

Job Title: Capital Project Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Plaquemine, United States
Salary: $175000 - $185000 per annum
Start Date: 2019-08-06
Reference: BH-112368
Contact Name: Ashlee Vann
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 07, 2019 15:19

Job Description

Job Title – Capital Project Manager
Location – Houston, TX
Employee Type - Permanent

NES Global Talent is a leading global technical recruitment company providing professional contract and permanent staff to a diverse world-wide client base within the Oil & Gas industry. Our client, a global manufacturer of petrochemicals, has a permanent opportunity for a Capital Project Manager to be based in Houston, TX.


The Capital Project Manager will be responsible for Front-end loading and EPC for the unit. The individual will support the project director and other members of the team in developing detailed plans for pre-commissioning, commissioning, and startup of plant and will support delivery of the plant safely, on time, in budget, and conform to all applicable environmental, safety and other regulations, site requirements, while meeting design performance requirements.

Essential Functions
  • Supports the Project Director’s efforts to develop and recommend the contract strategy for each stage of the project 
  • Executes FEL 2, FEL 3, and EPC for unit in accordance with the detailed work plan (PEP) for the overall Project
  • Assures appropriate application and integration of Risk Management Practices, and industry accepted Best Practices
  • Directs execution of the Project for the unit according to the overall Project Plan
  • Reviews the quality of the work completed with the Project Team on a regular basis to ensure that it meets the Project standards
  • Interfaces with PD and Manufacturing Manager to coordinate technical resource support for Unit
  • Assures the unit is within the Project comply with all relevant Company, Legal and Regulatory policies, principles, and practices
  • Solid understanding of unit operations, Rotating and Static equipment experience
Required Education and Experience
  • Bachelor Degree in Engineering, advanced degree a plus
  • A minimum 12 years’ experience in engineering and significant project management experience within the chemical industry.
  • Experience in successfully delivering major capital projects and negotiating the associated contracts
  • Some experience in business management a plus

This is an excellent opportunity to become part of a global manufaturer of Petrochemicals who are driving forward increasingly specialized and innovative solutions. The successful applicant will receive a competitive compensation package as well as comprehensive benefits, paid time off, and more. For further information regarding this role or to discuss other opportunities contact Ashlee Vann.