Project Gateway, Project Operations Manager Job

Project Gateway, Project Operations Manager-1801196

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Where the Chemistry Happens…

We are currently searching for a motivated Project Operations Manager for a 9 month project in St. Louis, MO.

Project Operations Manager (1801196)

APN/O in St. Louis will be executing a significant, strategic project involving Expansion of two production lines, Improving EHS conditions in multiple production areas, Demolition of one production unit, and relocation of one production unit and finished goods warehousing for the site. The Project Operations Manager is the focal point of responsibility, authority, and accountability of these capital investments and related workstreams. The successful candidate for this position must be a safety-first, results-oriented leader who can build strong working relationships and function effectively with all functions at the site, the business, and central engineering. You must be able to think strategically to mitigate risks, solve problems, and increase value.

Formula for Success: You Will……
- Achieve project objectives which include functionality, cost, and schedule for investments up to approximately $15M.
- Maintain focus on safety during preparation & execution of the project bundle.
- Provide leadership to the workstream leads and functional roles including engineering, production, procurement, and construction.
- Partner with Engineering and the site to develop execution and contracting strategies to effectively meet objectives while ensuring compliance with all BASF policies, procedures, and technical standards.
- Assist and prepare appropriate project documentation.
- Interface with Site and Business Leadership to coordinate with daily production and other activities on the site, as well as, business plans/strategies that may be impacted by this project.

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Qualifications - BASF recognizes institutions of Higher Education which are accredited by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation or equivalent

Ingredients for Success: What We Look For in You…
- Bachelor’s degree in an Engineering or related Technical discipline OR Project Management Training with a significant background in execution of capital projects at a manufacturing location.
- At least 5 years of engineering and/or operations experience in a chemical, petrochemical or similar manufacturing environment (preferably bath or discrete manufacturing) with 2 years of project management experience.
- Previous experience working with BASF processes.
- Outstanding technical, leadership, and communication skills.
- In-depth knowledge of project management processes and project execution best practices.

We Also Look For…
- In-depth knowledge of project management processes and project execution best practices.
- Past Capital Project Experience (over $1 Mio)
- People Oriented & Consensus Building
- Self – Prioritization Skills
- Delegation & Influencing

Primary Location: US-MO-St. Louis
Function: PROD - Production, Maintenance & Technicians
Job Type: Standard
Shift: Day Job
Organization: N-APN-Crop Protection North America
Full time
St. Louis, Missouri 63101, US