Cabot Corporation

  • Engineering Projects Manager

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    Regular Full-Time
  • Position Summary

    • Plans, develops, coordinates technical and administrative control all projects in the site.   Manages plant capital activities, to ensure plant facilities are safe, environmentally sound and have the best available technology to produce and ship a high quality product at the lowest possible cost.  Provides an environment that supports the achievement of Cabot’s capital investment objectives through process ownership and partnering with process stakeholders, as well as assure and increase safety and comfort to employees.

    Job Responsibilities

    • Supports the achievement of Cabot’s capital strategy by working closely with key stakeholders (Mfg., Logistics, Product Lines, etc.) to evaluate capital initiatives and technical needs.
    • Develops and implements capital projects to improve product quality, operating efficiency and lower total costs. Leads initiative to prioritize capital projects and coordinate updates with Facility General Managers. Coordinates major capital projects with the engineering and external engineering firms by assisting in developing project scopes and searching for best alternatives of third part workforce, materials, equipment, etc. Assures work evolution throughout, cost worksheets, communicating schedule design or other problems encountered with the appropriate department(s). Contractors Management in regards to  SHE aspects.
    • Improves the efficiency of the capital process through the development and communication of common policies, procedures, processes and systems. 
    • Acts as a business partner with process stakeholders to provide guidance in the evaluation of business opportunities. Increases the overall effectiveness of stakeholders in the capital process through ongoing coaching and training.
    • Ensures that total quality and continuous improvement principles are applied.
    • Develops capital plan and budget for plant improvements. Controls project expenses, ensuring they are within the budget and communicating costs evolution periodically. 
    • Ensures that all areas of construction and contract facilities are maintained in a neat and orderly fashion.
    • Supports efforts to implement and maintain the Responsible Care® Management System in line with the requirements of the RC14001® technical specification, as applicable to the site/region.



    • Ability in Capital planning & management
    • Manages project plans, milestones, tasks, etc.
    • Accuracy / Attention to Detail
    • Knowledge of Engineering standards and specifications
    • Knowledge of Process Safety Management
    • Proven ability to manage & develop budgets
    • Knowledge of Safety Awareness
    • Reading and interpreting Blueprint ,technical drawings PIDS and PFDs
    • Demonstrated competence in Autocad designing .
    • Ability to read, write and converse in English Language.
    • Ability to work effectively in teams
    • Ability to gather, analyze and draw well-reasoned conclusions


    • Bachelors/University degree in Engineering disciplines (i.e Chemical , Mechanical,electrical,Controls and Instrumentation . 
    • Minimum seven years of capital project experience in a Manufacturing or Industrial organization.

    About Cabot

    Cabot Dubai is considered one of the most unique and new sites among Cabot Sites. Cabot Dubai is the site in the Middle East manufacturing Masterbatch and Compounds for Plastics Industry. The Facility opened in 2009 and operates with nearly 40 employees from different nationalities. It is one of the most diversified sites operating in cosmopolitan country UAE.

    Cabot Dubai is supporting worldwide customers with focus on Middle East major key Customers. In line with Cabot Corporation, Dubai Plant is operating with strong Safety Culture. The site  has been awarded Presidential and Chairman Awards for its outstanding Safety performance.



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