Project Manager Revamp

  • Job category Engineering
  • Employment Fulltime
  • Reference number VAC-10022521
  • Location Rheden
  • Contract type Secondment via YER
  • Industry Engineering, Energy, Gas, Water

About this vacancy

Are you looking for a role as a Project Manager within a department with a good atmosphere and very skilled colleagues? Are you equipped with the competences to arrange project teams in a more 'lean'/one piece flow environment? Then this could be the position for you!

Job description

In this position, you are going to execute Revamp projects from handover from sales until delivery of the goods within the pre-defined scope, budget, delivery time and quality with your project team. You are going to be the linking pin between the organization (the project team) and the customer. Identify opportunities and possible improvements externally (at customers / vendors) and internally (process improvements). Accountable for two major KPI’s: OTD and project margin.


Originally founded by James Howden in Scotland as a marine engineering firm in 1854, Howden has grown and evolved into a global leader in manufacturing air and gas handling solutions. With the power of our engineering expertise and technology, our equipment plays an integral role within our customers’ processes, which provide safe and reliable solutions that are both sustainable and efficient. Howden supports multiple sectors including infrastructure, power generation, oil & gas, wastewater, metals, mining and transportation.

We work in partnership with our customers, wherever they are, to deliver sustainable and customized solutions. For over a century we have built a strong global network of experts that is formed from responsive local service and delivery teams, in more than 100 countries, who are familiar with local requirements and challenges. We are proud that our people and business are part of the communities in which we operate in. Our mantra is ‘revolving around you’, something that has underpinned our business since it was established. Constantly improving our products and services according to our customers’ needs, Howden has never stood still.

Offer description

What will you get in return?

You will work at a company that is certified as a Top Employer by the Top Employer Institute and get the chance to develop and realize new improvements, meet customers, have technical discussions and celebrate achieving milestones of a project in a team with a good atmosphere and dedicated colleagues. We offer an interesting and challenging position within a professional, international organization with freedom to act and the opportunity to work with a variety of stakeholders. As we consider talent management as key to the success of our organization, we offer opportunities for personal and professional development. We offer a salary package that is fully in line with the level of the position, combined with an extensive package of fringe benefits. We offer a Hybrid Working policy that provides the opportunity to work from your home office up to 3 days per week.

Candidate profile

Language Capabilities (communication internally and externally with customers and vendors)

  • Dutch (preferred) 
  • English (required)

Education Requirements 

  • HTS working level (required)

Technical Requirements 

  • Experience with oil- and gas equipment (desired)

Experience Requirements 

  • Moderate leadership skills (desired)
  • Experience in capital project execution (required)
  • Mobility & Travel Requirements 

Willingly to travel occasionally (<20%)