NOVA Chemicals’ strategic priorities include growing significantly. Our strategy leverages our ability to deliver game changing technology and create an exceptional customer experience to help meet the growing consumer demand for polyethylene in the Americas. We are looking for innovative, passionate people who are focused on success. If you are interested in being challenged, inspired and supported by a team to deliver your best work while making everyday life healthier, easier and safer, come join us on this exciting journey.
As a member of the Technology Leadership Team (TLT), the successful candidate will work collaboratively with other groups (Manufacturing East Leadership Team, Financial Planning, Engineering Leadership) and have accountability for delivering results through the safe operation and continual improvement of our facilities, consistency of business case analysis across the Technology portfolio, safe and flawless execution of Capital Projects and preparation of the overall Technology portfolio.
Reporting to the Vice-President, Technology this role will provide leadership for the Technology Operations Department including:
The successful candidate will have a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or Science with a minimum of ten to fifteen years’ proven experience in leading teams the areas of Operations, Managing research, Capital and Tactical Portfolios. The successful candidate will have demonstrated capability to bring Innovative thinking to R&D and the capacity to grow into other TLT roles.
In addition, the desired candidate will have:
NOVA Chemicals develops and manufactures chemicals and plastic resins that make everyday life safer, healthier and easier. Our employees work to ensure health, safety, security and environmental stewardship through our commitment to sustainability and Responsible Care®. NOVA Chemicals, headquartered in Calgary, Alberta, Canada, is wholly-owned ultimately by Mubadala Investment Company of the Emirate of Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.
The NOVA Chemicals technology center is located in Calgary, Alberta. The state-of-the-art facilities, comprised of the Centre for Applied Research and Centre for Performance Applications, focus to support technological advancements in the polyolefins and olefins fields.
The technology center is recognized as the largest in Canada.
NOVA Chemicals’ flexible benefit programs are designed to meet the diverse needs of our employees, because when it comes to benefits, everyone has different priorities. Our benefits offerings will vary based on your work location, and are an element of the “Total Rewards” package used to reward employees.