Project Engineer

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Date: Mar 10, 2023

Location: Warsaw, IN, US

Company: AkzoNobel

We’ve been pioneering a world of possibilities to bring surfaces to life for well over 200 years. As experts in making coatings, there’s a good chance you’re only ever a few meters away from one of our products. 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 the most sustainable paints company, which has been inventing the future for more than two centuries.

Job Purpose

The Process Engineer will participate in the design stage, presentation to stakeholders and calculation of the budget for new projects for the generation of AR, POs and Billing Control for compliance with the monthly budget, conditions in virtual mode with foreign suppliers, hazard studies in plant, as well as being in charge of carrying out all MOCs for plant projects.

Key Responsibilities

  • Ensures that all the tasks of projects at the plant are carried out, managing the personnel in their internal or external position (contractors and outsourcing) and ensures compliance of projects on time and budget
  • Expected results is to meet the KPI for the Site
  • Lead Projects Plant Operations by 6K global report
  • Manage, design, and coordinate engineering capital projects, determining equipment specifications and planning and prioritizing tasks
  • Lead projects for continuous improvement and promote equipment engineering improvement with six sigma (ALPS projects) or kaizen events
  • Manage resources to comply with the requirements for the Integrated System validated for ISO 9001, ISO 14001 from external party’s audits

Level of Autonomy

  • Project release, review and acceptance of quality standards and technical data sheet for new project.
  • Quick response to customers on PPAP and other project requirements.

Job Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Mechanical Engineering preferred
  • Project Engineer experience (+3 years)
  • Previous experience on different areas of the business (production, process, manufacturing, etc.,) including people management
  • Communication, Analysis, Problem Solving, Initiative and Decision Making
  • EHS knowledge and experience
  • Knowledge and experience on ISO standards (ISO-9001, ISO-14001) 
  • Knowledge and experience on Engineering Standards Design (electrical and mechanical)

Benefits on Day 1

  • Excellent Medical, Dental and Vision benefits
  • 401K with 6% company match
  • Generous vacation, sick and holiday pay
  • Annual Bonus
  • Short & Long term disability 
  • Career growth opportunities
  • Employee appreciation days


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All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or veteran status.

Requisition ID: 28654