NewarkDERecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Newark jobs

Project Manager

Company: Chemours
Location: Newark
Posted on: September 20, 2023

Job Description:

As we create a colorful, capable and cleaner world through chemistry, we invite you tojoin our team to harness the power of chemistry to shape markets, redefine industries and improve lives for billions of people around the world.


From the frontline to the back office, every Chemours employee is part of something bigger than themselves as together we work to create a better world through the power of our chemistry.

Chemours is a $6.3 billion company with a portfolio of products and processes that enable technologies and products that people use every day in their lives. From cellular phones to lower emission vehicles, to 5G communications and clean energy from hydrogen, we're collaborating with customers to make these innovations more capable. Simply said, we use our chemistry to change lives, shape markets, and redefine industries-one improvement at a time.

Chemours is seeking a Project Manager to join our Engineering team! This position will report to the TSS Business Capital Director and will have responsibilities at two research and development facilities located in the Wilmington-Newark DE areas.

The Project Manager supports the business for end to end capital project implementation and project results that achieve business objectives, while complying with standard work practices as defined by the Chemours Project Systems. The Project Manager works with management, technology, maintenance, and operations to bring maximum value to the business through effective leadership of cost and capital project planning and implementation process.

The responsibilities of the position include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Translating business objectives into capital project objectives.
  • Ensures all non-capital alternatives to meet the business objectives have been evaluated.
  • Is accountable to the business for project success.
  • Will use Agile/Scrum methodology to work effectively and efficiently to support capital project at a pace needed to keep up with the business and R&D needs.
  • Establishes effective communications within the Project Team to ensure alignment among business objectives, project objectives, and design basis.
  • Understands the roles, responsibilities, and contribution of functional members of the Project Team and empower them to do their jobs.
  • Works collaboratively with their peers and the facility team to ensure the project deliverables are met (timing, cost, effectiveness).
  • Provides primary interface between R&D, Manufacturing Technology, site management team, and the Business Unit Steering Team.
  • Helps improve capital project work processes and practices to meet the needs of R&D while ensuring company policies are followed.
  • Works with R&D and the Facility Engineer to develop basic data to the point that the project can be done timely and efficiently.
  • Leads all gatekeeping reviews, reports out at capital site steering team meeting, and ensures all Front-end (FEL) deliverables are met.
  • Prepares all project-funding documents.
  • Ensures commissioning and turnover plans are prepared.
  • Helps with the selection of the right construction and project methodology, and drives performance of this team.
  • Provide Engineering Management function for portfolio of projects at assigned sites. These projects would include projects assigned to the successful candidate, as well as projects being led by other project managers.

    In order to be qualified for this role, you must possess the following:
    • BS degree in an engineering discipline.
    • 2+ years of project management experience
    • Agile mindset with the ability to adapt project management to a research/laboratory setting
    • Strong verbal and written communications skills
    • Strong leadership skills

      The following skill sets are preferred by the business unit :
      • Experience in a research and development setting
      • Experience working in the chemicals industry


        Competitive Compensation

        Comprehensive Benefits Packages

        401(k) Match

        Employee Stock Purchase Program

        Tuition Reimbursement

        Commuter Benefits

        Learning and Development Opportunities

        Strong Inclusion and Diversity Initiatives

        Company-paid Volunteer Days

        We're a different kind of chemistry company because we see our people as our biggest assets. Instead of focusing just on what our employees do each day, we look at how they do it-by taking a different approach to talent development, employee engagement, and culture. Our goal is to empower employees to be their best selves, at Chemours and in life. And we're proud to be Certified--- by Great Place to Work - .

        Learn more about Chemours and our culture by visiting

        Chemours is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, religion, color, gender, disability, national or ethnic origin, ancestry, marital status, family status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or veteran status. Jurisdictions may have additional grounds for non-discrimination, and we comply with all applicable laws.

        Chemours is an E-Verify employer

        Candidates must be able to perform all duties listed with or without accommodation

        Immigration sponsorship (i.e., H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN visa or any other non-immigrant status) is not currently available for this position

        In our pursuit to be the greatest place to work, we know that a critical element to enhancing our employee experience is to assure we're operating with a solid foundation of trust. At Chemours, this means being transparent about how we pay our employees for the work that they do.

        Pay Range (in local currency):
        $81,715.00 - $127,680.00

        Chemours Level:

        Annual Bonus Target:

        The pay range and incentives listed above is a general guideline based on the primary location of this job only andnot a guarantee oftotal compensation. Factorsconsidered in extending a compensation offer include (but are notlimitedto) responsibilities of the job,experience, knowledge, skills,and abilities, as wellas internal equity, andalignment with marketdata. The incentive pay is dependent on business results and individual performance and subject to the terms and conditions of the specific plans.

        At Chemours, you will find sustainability in our vision, our business and your future. If you want to work on the leading edge of your field and have a desire to make a difference, join Chemours and discover what it means when we say "We Are Living Chemistry."

Keywords: Chemours, Newark , Project Manager, Executive , Newark, Delaware

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Delaware jobs by following @recnetDE on Twitter!

Newark RSS job feeds