MAPEI Corporation

  • Project Engineer

    Job Locations US-IL-West Chicago
    Posted Date 6 months ago(6/26/2018 11:21 AM)
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  • Overview

    MAPEI Group, established in 1937, is a privately owned global corporation headquartered in Milan, Italy, with 81 subsidiaries including 70 plants in 32 countries. The company specializes in manufacturing chemical products for building, including waterproofing products, special mortars and admixtures for concrete, products for the restoration of ancient buildings, and special decorative and protective coatings for walls.

    MAPEI is celebrating 80 years in business as the world leader in the manufacturing of mortars, grouts, adhesives and complementary products for the installation of all types of floor and wall coverings. Annual revenues exceed $3B, and the company employs approximately 10,000 people worldwide.


    • Responsible for managing several different CAPEX, engineering and maintenance projects to support the organization throughout North America
    • Travel to multiple sites to manage installations, work with contractors, design manufacturing layouts, develop new production lines, manage the development of new sites and buildings
    • Troubleshoot problems and lead corrective actions on plant startups, installations, training and commissioning
    • Act as technical lead on each specific project for design, analysis and layouts of buildings, equipment, state regulations, federal regulations, manufacturing efficiency and managing contractors (land surveyors, architects, HVAC, Service Engineers etc.)
    • Work with all of MAPEI Corporation’s facilities and work with the installation and efficiency of several types of machinery and equipment including but not limited to fillers, wrappers, blenders, mixers, packaging equipment, polymer reactors, air compressors, HVAC systems, automated robots, spray dryers and conveyors
    • Will work with suppliers and vendors for CAPEX projects to review and receive quotes and work with CAD Designer to develop plant layout options


    • Bachelor of Science in Structural Engineering, Architectural Engineering or Civil Engineering is required
    • 5-10 years of experience working in a Process Engineer, Industrial Engineer, Chemical Engineer or Manufacturing Engineer capacity is required
    • Experience with process layouts, production layouts and capital improvement projects is highly preferred
    • Must be able to travel up to 50% of the time to manage plant startups and capital equipment projects
    • Experience working for a chemical manufacturing facility or with blending and mixing equipment is required


    "Come join the MAPEI Family"


    For consideration please apply on-line.

    MAPEI Corporation offers a very competitive starting salary in addition to “Phenomenal” medical plan options that includes a choice of a “No Employee Contribution” and a “Zero Deductible” medical plan option, dental coverage, disability coverage, life insurance, a matching 401(k) plan and paid days off for holidays and PTO. In addition MAPEI offers employees career advancement opportunities.




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