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Project Manager

Date:  Apr 2, 2024

Pernis, ZH, NL

Company Overview


Grounded by a history that is deeply rooted in innovation, Hexion is a global employer committed to building and protecting the future by producing innovative performance materials. Our materials are the building blocks for critical industries, including construction, agriculture, energy, automotive, and infrastructure protection. Everywhere you look, you will find our materials and people at work to help customers make products that are stronger, safer, and cleaner. When you work for Hexion, you’ll join a team that is committed to operating safely and with integrity to build a more sustainable future for all, our associates, our customers, and the communities where we live and work. 

Position Overview


To ensure that assigned CAPEX and / or OPEX projects for Pernis are prepared and executed Safe within the agreed time and against agreed quality and budget.


Key Relationships:


  • Production Engineers;
  • Operations;
  • Maintenance;
  • Construction Managers;
  • Turnaround Managers;
  • Engineering;
  • Technology department;
  • Site Management;
  • Legal;
  • Procurement.
  • Process Improvement Engineers


  • Engineering and other contractors;
  • Maintenance and Engineering staff;
  • Suppliers and external advisors.

Job Responsibilities



  • Develop and implement policies and procedures around projects.


  • Accountable for compliance with all local HSE/Q policies and Hexion guidelines applicable to assigned projects.


  • Accountable for the delivery of assigned projects within budget and agreed time against the agreed quality standards.



Strategic Focus and Direction:

  • Builds relationships with customers and internal partners; 
  • Understands the division's/business unit's strategic plan; 
  • Understands relationship between business plans and team/unit and role; 
  • Identifies problems in attaining planned goals or work and proposes solutions.

Trust and Teamwork:

  • Displays correct, professional business etiquette in all interactions; 
  • Understands that there are different approaches when making decisions and utilizes as appropriate; 
  • Compiles and presents information in a manner easily understood by others; 
  • Colaborates to enhance team efforts through personal contributions. Laces team success above personal success; 
  • Communicates directly, honestly, and respectfully to gain cooperation and resolve conflicts with others.

Personal Leadership:

  • Evaluates and plans the use of resources to obtain efficiencies wherever possible; 
  • Accepts responsibility for the consequences of personal actions; 
  • Acts in a manner consistent with Hexion’s core values; 
  • Displays a positive attitude and willingness to make the necessary effort to accomplish goals; 
  • Demonstrates accountability for own work, personal and professional development; 
  • Recognizes and considers cultural differences in a respectful manner.

Achieve Business Results:

  • Accomplishes assignments on time and contributes to continuously improve work flow and – processes; 
  • Plans, organizes and completes projects and functional work to accomplish goals and assignments; 
  • Accomplishes expectations and delivers goals and work timely and efficiently.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor degree (i.e. HTS) or Master degree ( Technical University); 
  • Technical background in Engineering; 
  • Background / experience in Project Management; 
  • Minimal 10 years experience in projects, preferable in an international environment and chemical- or engineering contracting industry.
  • Team player
  • Good communication skills
  • Good project management skills
  • Flexible
  • Persuasiveness
  • Distinguishes essentials from the rest
  • Multitasking skills 
  • Determined attitude



If currently an employee of the Company, you must have current satisfactory work performance and in most cases, have been in your current role for 18 months.

Disclaimer: We are not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms/employment agencies for this employment opportunity. Please, no phone calls or emails to any employee about this position. All resumes submitted by search firms/employment agencies to any employee of the Company via email, the Internet, or in any other form and/or method without a valid written search firm agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of the Company; no fee will be paid in the event a candidate is hired by the Company as a result of the unsolicited referral or through other means.

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