Project Manager – Recycling Plant

Posted 11 months ago by MSELECT
Location Sulaimaniyah, Iraq Job Type
Salary Sector Construction

MSELECT is looking to hire a Project Manager – Recycling Plant for a major holding company in Sulaimaniyah. Must have minimum 15+ years relevant experience and fluency in English is required.


Job Title

Project Manager – OCC Recycled Old Corrugated Cardboard Recycling Plant

Job Purpose

Old corrugated cardboard to fluting and test liner

  • Responsible for finalization, capacity, machine selection, negotiation and execution of the OCC Old Corrugated Cardboard Recycling Machine Plant that includes stock preparation and paper machine.

  • OCC Recycling Paper Machine Plant Project Manager will coordinate to resolve all design and engineering issues and will manage commercial and contractual issues, have overall responsibility for the budget, schedule, QA/QC, safety and reporting, as related to the plant/ equipment selection and capacity.

Main Tasks & Accountabilities

  • Old corrugated cardboard to fluting and test liner

  • Overall responsibility for cost, schedule, safety, quality, risk management, engineering, construction and start-up of the OCC Recycling Plant.

  • Ensure standards, permits, performance, quality and safety expectations

  • Management and coordination of design and operational reviews and approvals

  • Review/develop technical standards, specifications, drawings and documents.

  • Manage day to day commercial and contractual issues

  • Work with Management to implement internal Project Control tools

  • Assist in the negotiation of the equipment/ technology.

  • Work with other company Managers to coordinate the integration of the plant.

  • Participate in the selection and negotiation of pulp and paper machines.

  • Identify, communicate and manage risk

  • Responsible for project Quality Assurance/Quality Control.

Working Environment

  • Sulaimaniyah, Kurdistan

Background Knowledge & Experience

  • Education Level – Minimum


  • Any engineering degree will be considered as long as the successful candidate has experience working as a Project Manager of an OCC Paper Mill

Work Experience

  • 15+ years’ experience in the OCC recycling and paper machine sector

  • Strong project management experience

  • Experience on an international level

  • Competent with major vendors in industry

  • EPC experience, contract management

Skills Required

  • Experience in coordinating multi-disciplinary activities and a proven ability to work across departments and workgroups

  • Experience negotiating, managing, and implementing EPC Contracts.

*Only applicants meeting the strict criteria outlined above will be contacted as part of the shortlisting process





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