CDI Engineering Solutions is seeking a Project Superintendent to work at our client site in Plaquemine, LA.  This is full-time, benefits, long-term opportunity.

Job Summary: Responsible for the delivery of capital projects for the site and achieving best-in-class results in safety and capital productivity for projects, and will execute projects consistent with published objectives, guidelines, company principles and the interests of the project stakeholders.

Job Responsibilities & Accountabilities:

  • Primary responsibility for the capital project management of the site      
  • Work with the Maintenance & Engineering Manager to ensure capital projects meet plant standards
  • Consults with operations, maintenance, technical and business development personnel to generate and support capital projects
  • Manages all site capital projects including INEOS Capex, Shared Capex, and DOW projects.  Prepares cost and schedule estimates, makes recommendation as to the methodology, equipment, and material requirements
  • Deliver established capital project targets for Oxide businesses; complying with quality specifications
  • Support the Management of Change process
  • Support TA for capital project execution
  • Directly responsible for the training and development of contract project engineers, planners and construction superintendent for project standards and SHE performance
  • Works with Maintenance & Engineering Manager to manage 5 year capital plan and plant asset life plan
  • Maintains and reports capital budget for Growth, Sustenance and SHE projects

Job Qualifications & Skills Required:

  • Bachelor’s of Science in engineering, technology or related field
  • Minimum 10 years of relevant experience in petro-chemical, refinery or manufacturing
  • Minimum 5 years of direct experience as a project engineer and or project manager
  • Experience with project management of small/mid-sized projects with a record of accomplishment in successful execution
  • Not required but a plus:  PE and /or PMP Certification
  • Demonstrated familiarity with a staged-gate Capital execution and underlying project management methodologies
  • Working knowledge of industry standards for engineering, design and construction i.e. NFPA, IEEE, ANSI, ISA, ASME, PIP
  • Extensive knowledge of SAP preferred
  • Experience with Microsoft products: Project, Excel


CDI Corporation is an EEO/An Affirmative Action M/F/D/V Employer.




Type: Contract

Reference ID: 4943