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Job ID:  59421
Date:  Aug 5, 2022
On Site
Job function:  Business Management
Experience level:  Experienced Hire
Business:  DSM Nutritional Products

Senior Capital Projects Engineer - Belvidere, NJ

Bring your passion. Build the future.


Senior Capital Projects Engineer/Belvidere, NJ/On-Site


What You'll Do:

Deliver effective and efficient project management for value adding projects in accordance with SHE and Quality requirements, agreed scope, budget, and schedule 


We Bring:  

  • A competitive compensation package, with comprehensive health and welfare benefits  
  • A place to grow and develop  
  • A company that is purpose-led and performance-driven in a corporate culture that values people and planet  
  • The opportunity to work on growing brands and build on a strong foundation  
  • The chance to make improvements and make an impact on the business  


Your Key Responsibilities:

  • Reviews project scopes assigned to him/her from the (IP) Improve Plant work process, and interfaces with Customers (plant management and other stakeholders) to ensure completeness and acceptance for SP/ LCP Project execution. 

  • Management of small and selected (< 5 M$) large capital projects as per Manufex Work Processes to ensure that these are completed on schedule and within budget.  

  • Responsible to ensure that a phased (in alignment with engineering process steps) consideration and assessment of the various SHE and Quality aspects is executed during design, construction, and commissioning for capital projects that he/she leads. 

  • Contribute to contractor selection by preparing design documents and bid documents and reviewing bid proposals. 

  • Manages the commissioning and startup of projects, including validation, operating requirements, safety inspection and staff training. 

  • Ensures timely reporting (typically monthly) on projects, and ensures up to date project files incl. Trackwise. 

  • Ensures financial planning of the project is adequately planned and reported. 

  • Evaluate the project and report results and recommendations for improvement of the execution of future projects. 

  • Responsible to ensure compliance with site management of change procedure. 

  • Ensure projects comply with DSM SHE Requirements, local laws, and applicable standards. 


You Bring:

  • BS Degree in an Engineering Discipline. 
  • Minimum 5 yrs. of Manufacturing experience in Plant, Improve Plant or other Engineering Environment. 
  • (Engineering) Project management. 
  • SHE: In depth knowledge and hands on experience on relevant DSM SHE requirements, knowledge of applicable site-specific safety aspects (e.g. dust explosions, PSM area) and knowledge of federal and state regulations. 
  • Quality: Knowledge of ICH Q7A (specifically Validation) and cGMPs. Understanding of Quality risk assessments necessary to ensure Quality is built into design. 
  • Manufex: Thorough understanding of Small Projects Work Process and related tools and practices. LCP work process in case LCP’s are assigned. Knowledge and understanding of IP work process. 
  • Knowledge in SAP and SRM to control project cost and track spending 
  • Good understanding and application Project Management. 
  • Understanding of Financial and Purchasing Processes and Requirements in relation to Capital Project Management. 


About Project Management

No matter which team you are on, at DSM you’ll be part of a powerful shared purpose – to create brighter lives for all. You’ll get opportunities to work collaboratively with different departments and industry experts to make a positive difference to the future of millions of people and the planet we all share. Together, we’ll understand the needs of every customer and offer solutions that promote their success and impact, today and in the future.
How to Apply:

Interested in this position? Please apply on-line by uploading your resume to our career portal [before {closing date}]. The procedure will generally be in line with the DSM application process outlined on the DSM career website. Due to privacy regulations we can only actively interact with applications via our career portal.



Royal DSM is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or any other characteristic protected by law.


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