The Project Management Office (PMO) is responsible for project development and execution of major projects exceeding $20-MM USD across NOVA Chemicals. These projects are implemented by a disciplined application of NOVA Chemicals’ Project Development and Implementation (PDI) process in an outsourced mode with various EP or EPC contractors. PMO is also responsible for the development and updating of the Corporate Engineering Standards.
In this role, you will plan and conduct independent work requiring judgment in the evaluation, selection, and application of engineering principles and techniques on Major Projects. In conjunction with the Principal Engineer, you will also be responsible for supporting proposed project plans.
You will assist in critical/complex petrochemical plant engineering development through to construction and receive technical guidance from our Technical Experts on unusual or complex problems. You will review work performed by other engineers and designers assigned to perform specific duties and provide technical decision approval for that work.
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To be successful in this role, we need you to be a Professional Engineer with a strong technical knowledge of mechanical engineering and specifically rotating equipment. There is a significant amount of travel expected for this role within the next two years, with a possible temporary assignment relocation after that. You must have a valid passport with the ability to travel. Come to NOVA Chemicals and put your engineering degree to use in this role while combining your excellent interpersonal, communication, and planning skills.
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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 Red Deer Executive Place is located in Central Alberta. The Joffre Site is approximately 25km east of Red Deer. The Joffre Site is recognized as the largest combined ethylene/polyethylene manufacturing site in North America, and one of the largest in the world. Focus at the site is placed on operations excellence, plant availability and effective capital execution. Attention is also placed on the integration of technology while implementing and optimizing.
Central Alberta provides a wealth of recreational and social opportunities in the surrounding areas, as well as various educational options for children through advanced learning.
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.