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Project Engineer

General Information

Solvay is a science company whose technologies bring benefits to many aspects of daily life. With more than 24,100 employees in 64 countries, Solvay bonds people, ideas and elements to reinvent progress. The Group seeks to create sustainable shared value for all, notably through its Solvay One Planet plan crafted around three pillars: protecting the climate, preserving resources and fostering better life. The Group’s innovative solutions contribute to safer, cleaner, and more sustainable products found in homes, food and consumer goods, planes, cars, batteries, smart devices, health care applications, water and air purification systems. Founded in 1863, Solvay today ranks among the world’s top three companies for the vast majority of its activities and delivered net sales of €10.2 billion in 2019. Solvay is listed on Euronext Brussels (SOLB) and Paris and in the United States, where its shares (SOLVY) are traded through a Level I ADR program.

The Industrial function’s role is to help the Solvay Group in safety initiatives and support the group's transformation in operational excellence.

Job Overview and Responsibilities

  • Assist a senior Project Manager in managing parts of major investment projects and/or manage medium projects (< 7 MEUR) under supervision of a senior project manager
  • Coordinate between different stakeholders (internal and external), interacts with specialists and experts, and ensure delivery within planning and against quality standards
  • Analyze customer specifications, documents and data 
  • Prepare the execution plan related to the assigned portion of the project
  • Develop the planning for parts of the projects
  • Define, contract and coordinate the resources required to perform the assigned portion of the project
  • Be accountable for the consistency of the engineering deliverables (internal or subcontracted)
  • Monitor and control project progress, manage scope changes and prepare project reports to support communication to stakeholders
  • Optimize the investment through innovations, challenges or alternatives, leveraging technical skills, standards & methods
  • The Project Engineer will report directly to the Head of Projects.
  • Education and Experience

  • Master degree in an Engineering discipline (at least 5 years of relevant industrial experience)
  • Skills

  • Strong motivation
  • Self-managing, proactive.
  • Must have excellent written and oral communications skills.
  • Demonstrated and proven leadership capability – personnel development, leading teams, resolving conflict, sound judgment. 
  • Strong project engineering / management skills.
  • Fluent in French and English
  • Understanding others
  • Agility
  • Collaboration
  • Customer orientation
  • Project Engineer

    Solvay, Erquelinnes
    Contract type: 
    Permanent
    Categories: 
    Project Engineer
    Degree level: 
    Master