Project Manager

Plaats Lanaken
Job type: Fulltime
Contact naam: Ine Hendrix

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Gepubliceerd: 17 dagen geleden

​As a Project Manager Mechanical you will directly report to the Manager Technology & Engineering.

Among other tasks you will:

  • Be responsible for the development and execution of mono-disciplinary “normal” investment projects (<1.850k€) in accordance with project milestone planning, cost controlling, law & regulations, techn(ological)ical requirements and SHEQ guidelines.

  • Participate and support multi-disciplinary “normal’ investment projects and the “major” investment projects (>1.850k€) in line with the business plan.

  • Contribute to the yearly normal CAPEX investment plan for Lanaken mill

  • Develop and generate a long term philosophy with proposals for technological “best in class” Mechanical concepts/standards, in close cooperation with relevant departments.

  • Be the expert within the discipline of Mechanics for Lanaken mill.

  • Continuously improve the competitive position of the mill in respect to the mill layout, quality, process costs and operational performance/effectiveness.

  • Lead your team of allocated designers/detail engineers.

  • The negotiator with suppliers and contract partners.

  • Be responsible for creating and tracking the schedule, budget allocation, ongoing cost controlling, contract and claim management, risk analysis and reporting.

  • Execute under budget constraints, especially during the execution of projects at the paper machines.

  • Execute a high variety of projects at the paper machine, finishing and utility departments.


  • A Bachelor in Engineering with a specialization in Mechanical engineering with relevant experience as a project manager in a large industrial setting.

  • A profound experience in leading projects.

  • Strive for a structured flexible working method, accountability, cooperativeness for teamwork, improvement in processes.

  • Strong communication skills (Dutch, English and preferably German).

  • Independency, a problem solving ability and pro-activity are part of your personality. 

  • Strong leadership skills: a strong coach and motivator, an out-of-the-box growth mindset, agile attitude and result driven.

Wat je krijgt van ons

  • A fulltime employment

  • A correct salary according to experience