Dow Chemical Civil Design Engineering Manager in South Charleston, West Virginia

The Dow Chemical Company has an exciting opportunity for aCivil Design Engineering Manager location in South Charleston, WV. The Civil Design Engineering Manager role acts as a technical resource for their discipline within the Global Project Methodology (GPM) work process for the successful implementation of detail design modifications associated with small improvement projects, or portions of the detail design within larger capital projects under the direction of the Design Engineering Lead for their discipline.

The Design Engineering Manager is fully qualified as proficient in the application of Engineering skills for their discipline and independently applies this knowledge in practical applications. This role provides a technical resource to lead project teams and/or to provide expertise in specific fields, tools or theory. Leads the coordination with the global discipline technical experts to ensure Dow’s Most Effective Technology (MET) Standards and/or best practices are applied and/or variances are indicated and worked through in a timely manner. Drives variances to MET where value could be leveraged. At this experience level the Design Engineering Manager acts as a Lead Design Engineer for intermediate improvement projects, or portions of the design within larger capital projects under the direction of the Lead Design Engineer.

Core Responsibilities:

  • Applies Global Project Methodology (Global Project Methodology) and Discipline Engineering Work Process Discipline

  • Ensures that the project scope is well defined and meets the business needs in a cost effective manner

  • Ensure that the process design is safe, meets DOW Loss Prevention Principles (LPP’s) and other EH&S requirements

  • Drives project execution within their discipline

  • Provides input to project schedule and plans, then monitors progress against the plans

  • Ensure discipline design deliverables for their discipline meet the needs of the project functions as intended, on time and within budget

  • Identifies technical problems and appropriately engages the business tech. center and Subject Matter Expert (SME) network to resolve

Required Qualifications:

  • A Bachelor's degree in Engineering

  • A minimum of 3 years of manufacturing, engineering, or process development experience

  • A minimum requirement for this U.S. based position is the ability to work legally in the United States on a permanent basis (U.S. citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident, or Qualifying Asylee/Refugee).

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Degree discipline in Civil Engineering is preferred

  • Six Sigma Green Belt Project Leader or Black Belt Certification

  • Experience leading teams

  • Experience in managing the deliverables needed to prepare project estimates and schedules

  • Construction, Operations and/or Commissioning and start-up experience

Note: This position does not offer relocation assistance.

  • About Dow:

  • Dow (NYSE: DOW) combines the power of science and technology to passionately innovate what is essential to human progress. The Company is driving innovations that extract value from the intersection of chemical, physical and biological sciences to help address many of the world's most challenging problems such as the need for clean water, clean energy generation and conservation, and increasing agricultural productivity. Dow's integrated, market-driven, industry-leading portfolio of specialty chemical, advanced materials, agrosciences and plastics businesses delivers a broad range of technology-based products and solutions to customers in approximately 180 countries and in high growth sectors such as packaging, electronics, water, coatings and agriculture. In 2014, Dow had annual sales of more than $58 billion and employed approximately 53,000 people worldwide. The Company's more than 6,000 products are manufactured at 201 sites in 35 countries across the globe. References to "Dow" or the "Company" mean The Dow Chemical Company and its consolidated subsidiaries unless otherwise expressly noted. More information about Dow can be found at .

Dow Offers:

  • Competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits

  • An annual variable pay program that rewards team and individual performance while sharing success across the company

  • Employee stock ownership - and the commitment to long-term success that it brings

  • On-going learning opportunities within a diverse, inclusive and rewarding work environment

  • Career experiences that can span different Dow businesses and functions with opportunities for personal and professional growth

  • The chance to work within a global company and interact with colleagues from around the world

  • Opportunities that spark your imagination and ignite your passion to help others

  • Dow is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer


Civil Design Engineering Manager


West Virginia-South Charleston

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