KBR Project Manager - Engineering in South Charleston, West Virginia

Title: Project Manager - Engineering

Location: US-US-WV-South Charleston

Other Locations: US-US-WV-New Martinsville, US-US-PA-Pittsburgh

Job Number: 1069160


When you become part of the KBR team, your opportunities are endless. As a leading global engineering, construction, and services company, we support the hydrocarbon and government services markets on six continents. Serving our customers through diverse business units, we offer challenging assignments on some of the world's largest and most complex projects where our customers have come to value us, because they know We Deliver.

With operations in 40 countries, KBR has more than 25,800 people delivering services to customers in over 80 countries. Together they represent an unmatched reservoir of talent and experience in a wide range of markets.

Join us and you'll be part of a dynamic, elite team of professionals who understand what it takes to get a job done and has the experience, knowledge and determination to succeed.


KBR offers a selection of competitive lifestyle benefits which could include a 401K plan with company match, medical, dental, vision, life insurance, AD&D, flexible spending account, disability, paid time off, or flexible work schedule. We support career advancement through professional training and development.

KBR is an equal opportunity employer.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, union status and/or beliefs, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.

Project Manager, Engineering

Under broad direction, this position has bottom line responsibility for the financial and technical success of the project. He/She has responsibility for all phases of project planning, detailed engineering execution, procurement and construction on chemical industry capital projects. Plans, organizes, coordinates, and controls projects in accordance with the established policies, procedures, systems, and requirements approved by the company. The incumbent has responsible for day to day contact and communication with the client and focuses on providing client satisfaction. Possesses knowledge of and has experience in the engineering of general industrial plants with emphasis on chemical industry experience.

This position is available at clients sites located in South Charleston and New Martinsville, WV and Pittsburgh, PA.

No Per Diem will be offered.


Planning, organizing, and coordinating project activities in accordance with the established policies, procedures, systems, and requirements approved by the company

Day to day contact and communication with clients and project teams

Managing project execution to contractual requirements

Develop project objectives, basic data, cost, duration and readiness to engage on-site engineering site team resources

May supervise technical resources on site for project performance



Bachelor’s degree in Engineering required, preferred Civil or Mechanical discipline


years’ of engineering and construction industry experience


years’ experience managing projects in the chemical industry

Excellent written and verbal communication

Excellent Microsoft suite skills



Work is located at a chemical manufacturing plant and requires exposure to ambient temperature extremes


Work may require using and wearing personal protective equipment such as fire retardant clothing, hearing and eye protection, hard hat and steel-toed boots


Day-to-day physical requirements involve standard office activities including sitting/standing for extended periods of time, attending meetings, use of keyboard and mouse repetitively, lifting and carrying less than 20 lbs frequently, etc


Work requires moderate physical exertion including walking to operating areas and walking up stairs


May require walking the plant property

Job: Engineering Project Management