Vacancy

Team Lead Engineering,
Full-time

Sweden, Västra Götaland, Bohus

Business unit: AMPE

About AkzoNobel

Industries worldwide rely on our essential chemistry in the manufacture of everyday products such as paper, plastics, building materials, and personal care items. Building on the dedication of our employees and our shared commitment to safety, sustainability, and open innovation, we have established a world-class business and built strong partnerships with our customers. We operate in over 80 countries around the world and our portfolio of industry leading brands includes Eka, Dissolvine, Trigonox, and Berol.

Responsibility

AkzoNobel Specialty Chemicals provides a wide range of high quality and sustainable ingredients that are integral to numerous key industrial processes worldwide. Our organization incorporates a Projects & Engineering function that acts as a center of excellence in the field of project management and engineering, creating real business value by delivering investment projects and optimizing current operations.
 
For Projects & Engineering in Bohus, we are now looking for a Team Lead who can create a truly attractive and inspiring working environment and make a real difference within our dynamic, multinational and multicultural business environment. The Team Lead will be responsible for the Mechanical and Electrical Engineering teams in Bohus, and we expect you to provide expertise within at least one discipline, such as Equipment, Piping, Civil Engineering or Process Control.
 
At Projects & Engineering you will get the opportunity to further develop your talents and skills, contributing to continuously improve our organization and services. We offer an interesting work environment where you will be working together with approximately 180 highly skilled technical professionals at our offices in Brazil, China, India, Netherlands, Sweden and USA.
 

Main responsibilities


  • Lead, manage and develop the team members in order to build a strong, motivated team and a high performance team culture.
  • Coach the team members and ensure cooperation and cross-functional learning.
  • Develop team members in their current and future roles, executing talent reviews, succession planning, development dialogs and training & development plans.
  • Drive, execute and monitor results within team (efficiency, time, scope, budget, quality, customer satisfaction).
  • Develop, implement and monitor the operational plan for the team within the scope of the AMPE strategy.
  • Balance, plan and allocate resources on short term in order to manage demand and supply and drive performance.
  • Build, develop and retain know-how for the organization in respective field of expertise according to company’s strategy and customer needs.
  • Provide strategy-conform services and ensure customer satisfaction.
  • Develop and maintain fair and trustful relationships with customers and other business partners.
  • Create a talent pipe line of future senior engineers in P&E and the company.

Vacancy data

Organisation

Job characteristics

Closing date

June 06, 2018

Vacancy number

180002KC

Continent

Europe

Country

Sweden

State/Region/Province

Västra Götaland

Site

Bohus

Business unit

AMPE

Job family

Engineering

Hierarchy level

Professional/Experienced/Specialist

Full time/part time

Full-time

Contract type

Permanent


Job requirements/Candidate profile

  • BSc or higher degree within Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Automation or similar
  • Extensive knowledge and at least five years’ experience within relevant areas such as chemical plant design and/or manufacturing
  • Good leadership skills and preferably experience from a managerial role
  • Structured and analytical skills and strong ability to translate company strategy into team strategy and objectives
  • Creative and innovative mindset
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Able to travel internationally on a regular basis
  • Fluent in English

 

What can AkzoNobel offer you?


If you share our values and ambitions, we can give you a career where your knowledge and ambitions will be recognized and rewarded. You will be working in an international environment with many possibilities to develop, both personally and professionally. You will be offered interesting and challenging projects that open your view and challenges your enterprise. You will be working with likeminded people that share your attitude and enthusiasm. By working for AkzoNobel you will also help us to achieve our ambition – to be the first choice by our customers, shareholders and employees, all over the world.
 

Additional information


This is a permanent position on a full time basis, reporting to the Director P&E EMEIA and based in Bohus, Sweden. Please apply via our online recruitment system with an uploaded job specific resume and cover letter. We do not accept applications via e-mail, these applications will be disregarded.
 
For additional information about the vacancy please contact Guido Tomme, Director P&E EMEIA, +31 889691841.
 
For information about the recruitment process or your application, please contact Kristina Nygren, Senior Talent Resourcing Partner, +46 31 58 74 77.

For unions related questions please call +46 31 58 70 00 and ask for:
Akademikerklubben, Emma Lundin
Unionen, Helene Rosenlund
Ledarna, Ronny Knutsson
 
If you have any general questions or need assistance please contact: Recruiting.SE@akzonobel.com
 
We are looking forward to your application!
 

More about the business


Industries worldwide rely on our essential chemistry in the manufacture of everyday products such as paper, plastics, building materials, and personal care items. Building on the dedication of our employees and our shared commitment to safety, sustainability, and open innovation, we have established a world-class business and built strong partnerships with our customers. We operate in over 80 countries around the world and our portfolio of industry leading brands includes Eka, Dissolvine, Trigonox, and Berol.
 
Do not forget to follow us on LinkedIn and  Facebook for regular updates of new exciting positions and stories about our achievements.
 
We perform drug tests on all employees as a part of our effort to maintain a drug-free environment.
 
We have already chosen our sourcing channels for this recruitment and kindly ask not to be contacted by any advertisement agents, recruitment agencies or manning companies.
 

   
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