Bridgestone Americas, Inc.

  • Project Engineer

    Employee Type
    Regular Full-Time
    Degree Preferred
    4 Year Degree
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  • Company Overview



    At Firestone Building Products, you can count on us for complete building performance solutions – from roots to rooftops. By taking the entire building envelope into consideration, we provide focused solutions for roofing systems, wall systems and specialty products based on the specific results our customers need to achieve. Constantly looking at the big picture, we not only deliver exceptionally performing building materials, but also the outstanding services, support, warranty and expertise – all backed by a brand you can trust.


    Backed by the strength of a diversified multibillion-dollar corporation, we offer excellent career opportunities, competitive compensation and comprehensive benefit packages. And, with locations throughout North America, we are always looking for qualified candidates.



    Position Summary


    This position will manage capital projects and manufacturing programs across 8 ISO and Asphalt Firestone Building Products Company manufacturing facilities.  The position will be located at our new Corporate Headquarters in Nashville, Tennessee.  The incumbent will manage scope, schedule, and budget for capital projects and manufacturing programs, and deliver stated project and program objectives, utilizing standard project management tools and working within a Stage Gate capital process.  It will require up to 30% domestic travel.




    • Drive process safety and construction safety for projects and programs managed.
    • Lead cross-functional teams through a Stage Gate capital process for project development and execution.
    • Manage Scope, Schedule, and Budget for capital projects and manufacturing programs, and deliver stated project and program objectives.
    • Investigate new processes, technologies, and equipment to meet business objectives.
    • Develop detailed project schedules in MS Project or equivalent, and manage activities to schedule.
    • Develop detailed scopes of work and project execution plans for projects and programs managed.
    • Promote and support the application of the Management of Change (MOC) and Commissioning, Qualification, and Validation (CQV) standards.





    • Bachelor's degree in Engineering from an accredited university.
    • At least 4 years of project management (planning and execution) experience in the processing industries (building materials, chemicals, paper, etc.). 
    • Experience working within a Stage Gate capital process.


    • Bachelor's degree in Chemical, Mechanical, or Electrical Engineering from an accredited university. 
    • 5 to 10 years of project management experience in the processing industries.
    • Web handling and chemical processing experience.
    • Strong collaboration, influence, and change management skills






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