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    NPAworldwide is looking for a Engineering Manager

    Job Description

    Engineering Manager Kansas City, KS July 2023…

    Our client is one of the largest and fastest growing developers and

    manufacturers of carbon nanotubes for industrial applications. They are

    opening a new plant in Kansas City, KS.

    The Engineering Manager will be a key member of the management team as

    it establishes capabilities within the country and market.

    The Engineering Manager will manage all aspects of the startup from

    Equipment Installation, Commissioning, And Product Qualifications.

    The Engineering Manager will assist in building the technical team.

    The Engineering Manager will create operational work

    instructions/standard operating procedures for all manufacturing




    • BS or higher degree in Engineering. (Chemical or Mechanical


    • 7 + years Engineering experience in a mixing processes, combustion

    or chemical batch production processes, ideally with powders such as

    carbon black or fumed metal oxides.

    • Must have plant startup experience and understand material (liquid,

    gas, and solid) handling/conveying, mixing processes.

    • Demonstrated analytical skills evaluating information carefully and

    solving complex problems.

    • Strong budget awareness
    • Communication and interpersonal skills overseeing staff and working

    with other team members.

    • Detail-oriented for understanding complex systems and the ability to

    pay attention to details.

    • Organizational skills for tracking various budgets, employees, and

    schedules simultaneously.

    • Practical understanding of chemical, mechanical, and electrical

    disciplines along with applicable environmental and regulatory


    • Solid experience with good engineering practices as defined in the

    ASME standards

    • Track record of success working with Front End Engineering Design

    and Engineering Procurement Construction Management firms.

    • Familiarity with OSHA, the National Building Code and environmental


    • Proficiency in standard software productivity suites such as

    Microsoft Office

    • Previous experience with environmental permitting
    • Lean manufacturing, 5S, and/or Six Sigma experience and/or

    certifications preferred.

    • Ability to work and thrive in a fast-paced environment.

    Why Is This a Great Opportunity

    This is a startup with no financial risk!

    The parent company has already funded them and paid for the new facility in Kansas City KS..

    The Engineering Manager will manage this start up of this plant from the shell it is today, to a fully operating plant.

    Once up and running this role will continue to manage engineering for the company as it grows.

    Salary Type : Annual Salary

    Salary Min : 140000

    Salary Max : 180000

    Currency Type : US Dollars