Mechanical Equipment Design (Static and Rotating),
Piping Technology and
Executes and assigns personnel on projects assignments
Directs the development of documents in the area of Mechanical
Equipment standards, Mechanical Work procedures, and Piping Technology standards
Provides assistance and expertise to the Unit Head of PME
Talent/Competency development of the direct personnel.
Represents the Mechanical Group on Global activities
Works/communicates with external vendors on a regular basis and external customers
Works/communicates with external Engineering Professionals and
A Bachelor of Science or Masters of Science in Mechanical Engineering degree is required (or equivalent engineering experience) with a minimum of 15 years’ experience in the Mechanical area.
Should be recognized as a senior authority in his specific area of Mechanical
Expertise The incumbent must have a sound engineering knowledge in his/her discipline and broad practical experience in order to be recognized as Covestro technical expert.
The incumbent must be able to assimilate technical knowledge quickly in order to keep up with the advancements in his/her field of expertise.
The incumbent must have solid skills in management, estimating, planning, communication, coordination, decision making, negotiation, coaching, and in quality and safety awareness.
His/her ability to develop personnel is a key requirement. Furthermore, human relationship skills such as leadership and influencing and interpersonal skills are important in order to coordinate the wide variety of tasks inside a group of professional people to meet the demands of PME management, project managers, and other divisional technical personnel.
Ability to travel is a key expectation.
Other supporting Qualifications:
Registered Professional Engineer in Mechanical Engineering
Good English language skills, written and oral
German Language skills helpful (not required)
Strong analytical and problem solving (decision making) skills
Collaborative team player capable of working well with people across all hierarchies
Strong organizational and presentation skills
Strong interpersonal skills such as communication, listening, verbal and assertiveness