Director, Site & Construction Management











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  • The Director Site & Construction Management will be assigned to project site as head of the Site & Construction Management team integrated in the Central Program Management of the Zhanjiang Verbund Site Project to take responsibility to facilitate the smooth execution of the construction activities in the 12 cluster projects with an overall investment > 8 bn € to be executed in a professional safety, quality and effectively manner. He/She is also responsible to collect the requirements and request from the various clusters, prepare and decide the prioritization in case of conflicts of activities with minor impact on cluster execution in the Site Committee Council and prepare for decision in case of conflicts of activities of major impact by the the Program Decision Board. He/She is leading an integrated team from BASF and BASF Engineering Partners in charge of coordination of the overall Zhanjiang construction site including centralized provided subject matter experts construction management and construction support services.

Main Task:

  • Organization & Leading the Site Management Meeting (Chair)
  • Monitor the overall mechanical construction schedule, milestone status; Give advice on actions to improve and catch up if there is any delay
  • Interface Management (physical coordination between & among clusters)
  • Coordination of activities of Central Program Management leads (Interface Management, EHSS, Quality Management, Completion Management, Site Operation Services, Materials Management, Contracting, Engineering, Controlling) under guidance of the Central Program Management director
  • Coordination of Site logistics (traffic management, road closures, signage, etc.)
  • Coordination of Central laydown areas and Warehouse (Installation)
  • Relationship Management with engaged Cluster Construction Contractors
  • Site Communications and Infrastructure (Installation)
  • Site planning and engagement in constructability reviews of clusters
  • SPMT management and HEL cranes coordination (excludes “lump sum” contractors)
  • Management of Subject Matter Experts for various Construction Management disciplines



  • Bachelor degree with major in construction engineering mandatory - Master degree preferable
  • At least more than 25 years’ work experiences and more than 20 years’ work experiences in construction / engineering on Contractor and/or Owner site in Petrochemical/Chemical industry
  • Experience in leading position on Mega Projects construction sites in China
  • Open minded active, creative team-player and self-motivated, good communication skills.
  • Proficient spoken and written English and native Chinese (mandarin) skills
  • Flexibility of working in the region and globally in a diverse team.

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