Project Engineer

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Date: Nov 20, 2023

Location: Villa de Garcia, MX

Company: AkzoNobel

We supply the sustainable and innovative paints and coatings that our customers, communities – and the environment – are increasingly relying on. Our world class portfolio of brands – including Dulux, International, Sikkens and Interpon – is trusted by customers around the globe. We’re active in more than 150 countries and have set our sights on becoming the global industry leader. It’s what you’d expect from a pioneering paints company that’s committed to science-based targets and is taking genuine action to address globally relevant challenges and protect future generations.

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Short Description

We are looking for a Project Engineer to manage the CapEx Projects ensuring quality, safety and productivity conditions. This position designe and determine equipment specifications and plan and prioritize tasks. Is a hazard study contributor, lead projects for continuous improvement and promote equipment engineering improvement with six sigma or kaizen events. Manage resources to comply with the requirements for the Integrated System validated for ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and OSHAS 18001 from external party's audits. 

Workplace: Garcia, Nuevo Leon Site

Key Activities

  • Manage the processes and documents required for the execution of engineering works.
  • Supervisor and ensure the standards of quality, safety and productivity of field works.
  • Maintain a permanent culture of safety, order, and cleanliness in the field.
  • Coordinate with the contractors the details of the field operations.
  • Coordinate the creation and management of permits to work with contractors.
  • Contribute to the culture of continuous improvement with ideas for improvement in project management practices, mainly at the field level.
  • Support the engineering team with installation activities when required.
  • Continuously promote improvement in the management of engineering projects.
  • Supervises suppliers and / or contractors who are performing work related to the project area and is authorized to sign special work permits.

Job Requirements

  • +3 years Project Experience
  • Knowledge of MS Office
  • Knowledge about national and international engineering standards 
  • Communication Skills 
  • Teamwork
  • Analysis and problem solution
  • HSE general knowledge 
  • Highly disciplined
  • Negotiation skills
  • General knowledge about civil works, electrical work, mechanics, reading plans and diagrams
  • Personnel management
  • Industrial security knowledge
  • Multitask 
  • Lean manufacturing knowledge


  • Engineer Degree

At AkzoNobel we are highly committed to ensuring an inclusive and respectful workplace where all employees can be their best self. We strive to embrace diversity in a context of tolerance. Our talent acquisition process plays an integral part in this journey, as setting the foundations for a diverse environment. For this reason we train and educate on the implications of our Unconscious Bias in order for our TA and hiring managers to be mindful of them and take corrective actions when applicable. In our organization, all qualified applicants receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age or disability.

Requisition ID: 32612 

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