Construction Manager,

China, Shanghai, Shanghai

Business unit: Corporate Special Projects

About AkzoNobel

AkzoNobel is a leading global paints and coatings company and a major producer of specialty chemicals, with leading market positions and brands in countries around the world. We operate in a number of important market segments ranging from buildings and infrastructure to transport, industrial and consumer goods. We’re also the sector leader in sustainability and are number one in the renowned Dow Jones Sustainability Index. In practical terms, that means our sustainable solutions are in your lives, and those of your friends and family, every day. We’re the people that make it possible for you to do what you need to do.


- Project Construction Safety Management: Response for project construction safety management, manage construction site HSE&S implement and ensure the compliance in project execution with well documentation. Result: ensure there is no recordable injury and above incident from project construction.
- Project construction Schedule & progress management: Prepare project construction schedule by following project overall schedule, arrange related resource and equipment & tools, coordinate related project construction stakeholders to implement project construction works. Result: ( Project construction MC in accordance with project plan without delay, well compliance with statutory & company requirements)
- Project construction Quality management: Prepare project construction quality plan by following project overall plan, arrange related resource and equipment & tools, coordinate related project construction stakeholders to manage and monitor project construction quality. Result: ( Project construction quality in accordance with project plan without quality incident, well compliance with statutory & company quality requirements)
- Process design development & Optimization: development & Optimization processes and relevant design work accordingly, strategy of control, installations, products and/or equipment in production, at times based on results of development projects, as well as advice at request or on own initiative on new business cases based on process modifications and/or modification of the existing operation. Result: (Development of (eco)efficient, effective and reliable production processes and design work)
- Project Change management: Control project change management, ensure the design works are well implemented in construction site, coordinate the necessary changes with proper approval process, and control project construction budget. Result: ( Project construction changes managed by following change procedure, project construction cost within budget.)

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Job characteristics

Closing date

December 31, 2099

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Business unit

Corporate Special Projects

Job family

ISC Management

Hierarchy level


Full time/part time


Contract type


Job requirements/Candidate profile

Rich experience in project construction coordination, bachelor degree in process or mechanical engineering.

Management/general skills:
- Solid engineering project management experiences, have good HSE knowledge and engineering design & construction coordination experience.
- Be familiar in project construction management, especially in construction site management between all local authorities, contractors, suppliers and design institute in project schedule & Progress, safety, construction quality, and technical clarification management.
- Bachelor degree or above in Mechanical engineering, 5 years above experience on project engineering & construction management, 10 years and above in chemical or light industrial mechanical engineering.
- Accountable, pre-active, be good in communication & coordination.
- Familiar with PID drawings, process equipment selection, process piping engineering and construction.
- Fluent in English listening, reading and written.

Functional skills: Good coordination and communication skill with project stakeholders, especially with local authorities and contractors.