Capital Project Engineer

Department:  Engineering
Date:  Mar 10, 2023

FMC Corporation is a global agricultural sciences company dedicated to helping growers produce food, feed, fiber and fuel for an expanding world population while adapting to a changing environment. FMC's innovative crop protection solutions – including biologicals, crop nutrition, digital and precision agriculture – enable growers, crop advisers and turf and pest management professionals to address their toughest challenges economically while protecting the environment. With approximately 6,400 employees at more than 100 sites worldwide, FMC is committed to discovering new herbicide, insecticide and fungicide active ingredients, product formulations and pioneering technologies that are consistently better for the planet.

FMC is a globally diverse organization that offers its employees exciting opportunities to work on challenging projects that are important to the achievement of our strategic objectives.  With a corporate culture of innovation, integrity, responsibility and customer intimacy, we foster “The Right Chemistry” in everything we do. We are looking for people to join us in creating, developing, and improving our products, our processes, and our markets. If you are ready to make a difference every day, FMC is ready to talk to you.  Visit FMC to learn more and follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter

Accountable for leading the complete life cycle of capital expenditure (Capex) projects (typically 100k to 3 million per project) at the Mobile Manufacturing Site from planning, scoping, scheduling, execution through completion by providing oversight and holding suppliers and contractors accountable for safe work practices, budget and schedule compliance and adherence to site rules and regulations.



  • Manages projects from scope development through construction completion ensuring effective cost and schedule control.
  • Prioritizes projects for execution based on business and/or operational needs, available budget and forecasted cash flows.
  • Interfaces with Site Engineering and Construction teams to develop effective project execution strategies and define deliverables based on budget and schedule requirements.
  • Maintains monthly project metrics (e.g., progress, cost forecasts, etc.) and develops project reporting.
  • Leads projects through defined stage-gated capital planning and project development/execution process from project inception and funding authorization to completion.
  • Supports other aspects of the capital management process such as Turn Around (TAR) planning/scheduling and adherence to companies’ fixed asset standards.
  • Provides leadership during all phases of the capital deployment process for compliance with Environmental, Health and Safety requirements.


Basic Requirements:

B.S. Degree in Engineering or 5+ years’ experience working on capital projects within the heavy industrial industry (e.g., Oil & Gas, Chemical, Power Generation, etc.)


Preferred requirements:

B.S. Degree in Civil, Electrical, Chemical or Mechanical Engineering

3+ years’ experience managing small capital projects for chemical manufacturing


At FMC, diversity and inclusion are in our DNA. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer with a commitment to creating an inclusive workplace where all employees can thrive – regardless of race, gender, sex, pregnancy, gender identity and/or expression, sexual orientation, national origin or ancestry, citizenship status, color, age, religion or religious creed, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, military or veteran status, or any other basis protected by federal, state or local law. FMC also supports employee participation in company employee resource groups that celebrate the diverse backgrounds of our workforce by providing communities for employees to connect with each other and raise awareness throughout FMC. FMC complies with federal and state disability laws and makes reasonable accommodations for applicants and employees with disabilities. If reasonable accommodation is needed to participate in the job application or interview process, please contact our Talent Acquisition department

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