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Senior Project Lead

  • Referanse: 389621
  • Type jobb: Permanent
  • Lønn: Competitive remuneration package

  • Plassering: Norway

About Calix

Calix is a team of dedicated people developing a patented technology to provide industrial solutions that address global sustainability challenges. 

The core technology is being used to develop environmentally friendly solutions for advanced batteries, crop protection, aquaculture, wastewater, and carbon reduction. New materials produced by Calix are proving to have similar properties to highly active nano-materials, without the safety concerns and high cost, but with all the benefits. Calix is currently working with a number of universities, research institutes, governments and industry partners across R&D projects globally.

Senior Project Lead

The Senior Project Lead will lead business-critical engineering projects and oversee scoping studies and early design development phases of Calix technology projects within the CO2 decarbonisation business. Work collaboratively with the General Manager – Engineering and engineering teams, managing Client and stakeholder business relationships, establishing new projects and leading engineering resources to deliver.

The Senior Project Lead is accountable for the successful delivery of the engineering works, programme managing and reporting across all scoping and early design projects, ensuring that the work is conducted in a safe, timely and effective manner to its conclusion.
This role will provide leadership to the engineering team, in areas of project and stakeholder management, and support the development of the Engineering team through coaching and mentoring more junior engineers.

The role reports to General Manager of Engineering of the region and can be based in the EU.    

Key tasks & Responsibilities:

  • Continuously work with Safety, Quality and Environment, by acting as leader of Calix’s SHE, Sustainability and Governance culture.
  • Lead scoping studies and early design phases 
  • Lead multiple projects and the engineering design process, including feasibility studies, basis of design development and engineering phases.
  • Project cost management, monitoring and reporting including overseeing the development of project cost plans, both CAPEX and OPEX.
  • Liaison with business management/ internal functions and external consultants for the required resources to achieve successful execution of the projects to agreed time, cost and quality targets.
  • Support the Engineering Team GM in the development of the engineering team, to improve the effectiveness of a global engineering team in supporting strategic goals.

Desired Qualifications and Characteristics

The right candidate has a degree in a relevant engineering or technical discipline, and +10 years’ proven experience in a lead engineering role. This person has experience managing engineering and development projects in the cement, lime or other industrial setting, as well as managing the design development, scale up and / or commercial roll out of new technology is advantageous. They are skilled in Project management systems and project control methodologies, and has strong leadership skills. 

Other qualifications & characteristics: 

  • Experience with feasibility studies and front-end engineering design phases
  • Strong stakeholder management skills, and the ability to work collaboratively as part of multi-disciplinary teams
  • Experience in procurement, supplier negotiations and contract management 
  • Strong ability to read and understand engineering drawings, process flow diagrams, piping and ins 
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, a confident communicator and experienced in stakeholder management.