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Want to be part of the team? Borealis is committed to making new discoveries – and that includes finding pioneering members to join our team.

Project Management Professional (f/m)

  • Location: Austria, Schwechat
  • Type: Permanent
  • Application Deadline: 22/03/2019
  • Hours: Full-time

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Are you interested in applying your project management skills and experience to major Growth projects?

We are seeking someone with a strong engineering background and demonstrable knowledge of Project Management to join our MEA & Growth Project Business Group.

If successful, you will further develop and improve our Project Management processes and tools, as well as providing professional support and guidance to the various Study/Project Teams on project management questions.   

For our challenge to drive forward, we will expect the following from you: 

  • Provide support and guidance to Study/Project teams to ensure professional project definition and planning and its proper application within their Study/Project works
  • Develop / improve project management related internal guidelines and respective systems and check templates
  • Develop project management related training packages and conduct trainings to enhance the respective knowledge within the Study/Project community
  • Develop / improve the project stage gate processes and tools
  • Improve VIP (Value Improvement Practices) applications
  • Support contractor pre-qualification/qualification assessments
  • Support Study/Project Gate reviews and interim project execution assessments (engineering- and construction progress reviews)
  • Support internal study/project as well IPA reviews and work on respective study/project quality trends
  • Maintain close cooperation with other IPMO experts (e.g. Engineering expert, Project Controls Expert, Construction Expert, Quality etc.) to ensure the seamless holistic project management process in Studies/projects
  • Support the use of Common Engineering Specifications and be a guardian of the standardisation and good quality
  • Ensure the effective use of the Borealis Lessons Learned system 

Do you want to have an impact on how major projects are delivered?

  • You hold a Master degree in Engineering and can demonstrate a good knowledge of Project Management standards like PMI, IPMA, etc.
  • You have a minimum of 10 years’ experience working in Project Management. You should also have technical experience, preferably in a Project or Maintenance environment.
  • You will be familiar with Quality Systems including PDRI, IPA, ISO, Prince and Six Sigma.
  • Any experience of polymerisation plants or crackers will be an asset 

How to apply

Are you ready to go beyond boundaries with us? We look forward to your online application. Please include your CV and cover letter.  We reserve the right to close this vacancy for further applications once we’ve received sufficient applications, that meet the advertised requirements.

The salary is attractive and competitive reflecting your experiences, skills and competencies. It is based on the collective labour agreement chemical industry starting at EUR 64,000 annual gross salary and we are willing to pay more based on your experience and background. In addition, we offer a yearly bonus and a voluntary company pension plan.

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+43 664 884 526 86
Jack Preston