DuPont Construction Manager – T&AP EMEA Region in South Holland, Netherlands

Construction Manager – T&AP EMEA Region (Job Number: CON00001048)


Transportation & Advanced Polymers is seeking a Construction Manager to lead the construction competency for the EMEA (Europe/Middle East/Africa) region. Location is open, but the successful candidate will be expected to support all T&AP sites throughout the region effectively. The T&AP Engineering hub for EMEA is located at the Dordrecht site in The Netherlands.

This role will report to the EMEA Engineering Hub Leader.


  • Role isresponsible for capital project construction execution as a part of theT&AP EMEA hub region. Networks and interacts with project teams includingsite operations, site maintenance leaders, design engineers, craft specialists,engineering consultants, engineering contractors, and construction and supportcontractors.Accountable forconstruction operations and is responsible for developing and implementingconstruction-related solutions.

  • Insureseffective utilization of a robust QA/QC program for capital projects thataddresses both equipment fabrication and high-quality field installation.

  • Focalpoint to insure safe execution of construction work within the hub region.

  • Serves asthe construction lead for selected capital projects within the region asneeded.

  • Maintainsand utilizes a variety of resourcing strategies and contacts to permitselection of the most cost effective and expeditious project execution approachbased on business needs.

  • Participatesin contractor screening and assessment in conjunction with Sourcing andContractor Administration personnel in the region.

  • Coachesand develops construction resources and participates in Steering Team meetingsfor major projects.



Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Broad and thorough knowledge of construction, engineering design interface with construction, procurement and contract administration procedures and best practices.

  • Experience leading capital projects as a construction leader.Able to coordinate multiple parties, overseeing the work of contractors and working effectively with 3rd party suppliers.

  • Ability to network with individual sites and project teams to improve capital project delivery.

  • Experience leading constructability reviews and analysis in conjunction with construction craft specialists and site operations personnel.

  • Excellent communications, planning, organizing and influence skills.

  • Able to lead change.Has a bias for action and a passion for continuous improvement.

  • Experience working with geographically dispersed teams.

Preferred Skills

  • An engineering degree is preferred.

  • Multilingual communications skills preferred.

  • Background in project controls.

To effectively support all small and large capital work in the EMEA region, travel of 40-50% is expected.

Primary Location: EMEA-Netherlands-South Holland-Dordrecht

Organization: Transportation & Advanced Polymers

Schedule: Full-time

Education Level: Bachelor's Degree (±16 years)

Employee Status: Regular

Job Type: Experienced

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