SABIC Facilities Lead in Pittsfield, Massachusetts

Position Title Facilities Lead

Auto Req ID 8467BR

Relocation Assistance No

Region/Pole Americas

Functional Work Area Research & Development

Job Purpose & Responsibilities SABIC Specialties is a leading global supplier of engineering thermoplastics with operations in more than 40 countries, and over 10,500 employees worldwide. We are a multi-billion dollar business unit of SABIC, one of the most respected petrochemical companies in the world. As part of the SABIC family of businesses, we attract world-class diverse talent, and develop their leadership and technical skills. Every day our people redefine the plastics industry with their passion, creativity and innovation to create breakthrough solutions that enable safer, more environmentally responsible products

Global Application Technology (GApT) drives growth for SABIC Specialties resins through application development. We are currently seeking a facilities lead at our application development center in Pittsfield, MA.

Key Job Responsibilities:

Supervises PPDC facility/maintenance teams.

Accountable for strategic, tactical, and operational facility management within budget.

Works with EHSS site specialist to ensure compliance with local regulations on projects related to facility.

Coordinates the facility contracting process in close operation with procurement.

Supervises and coordinates outside contractors working in the facility, including purchase orders/invoices.

Audits facility services delivered both internally as well as by contractors and uses performance management techniques to monitor and demonstrate achievement of agreed service levels.

Plans best allocation and utilization of space and resources in conjunction with PPDC staff.

Initiates and carries out site-wide projects.

Maintains site relationship with property owner, GE.

Recommends cost savings initiatives as well as energy saving improvements in the facility.

Coordinates machine installations and de-installations within facility. This includes proper disposal of de-commissioned equipment.

Management of communications infrastructure at PPDC.

Assist with relocation and installation of plastics processing equipment within internal sites.

Requirements Requirements:

Bachelor Degree in engineering or science.

Demonstrated experience in facilities management- 5 years.

Aptitude and desire to work in a hands-on R&D environment.

Demonstrated success working in a team atmosphere

Prior supervisory/leadership experience

Strong oral and written communication skills.

Experience with Microsoft Office products Excel, Word and PowerPoint

Eligibility Requirements:

You must submit your application for employment online to be considered. Please submit your resume using the apply online option on this page.

You must be 18 years or older

You must be willing to take a drug test as part of the selection process

You must be willing to submit to a background investigation as part of the selection process

You must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States

Desired Skill Bachelor Degree in mechanical or electrical engineering

Familiarity with SAP

Country United States of America

City Pittsfield

State/Province Massachusetts (MA)


Weve always believed that it takes special people to make a difference. They need ingenuity, brilliance and the freedom to turn their ideas into reality. At SABIC, this is our culture. We find open-minded, gifted and questioning people. Then we create the conditions for their talent to flourish: fulfilling work environments, state-of-the-art technology and the empowerment they need. So when you work for SABIC, youre the person who can find new solutions and possibilities that change the world for the better.

At SABIC, we know that our success depends on your success. Were committed to nurturing your talent, to help you achieve both your career ambitions and life goals. Weve created tailored training and development programs for our employees which are among the best in the petrochemical industry. This is not a job where you dream about the weekend. This is a job where you dream about how you can change things for the better, for everyone. And this is a company where your dreams can be realized, where your ideas can be made reality, and where what you make can make a difference.

SABIC is a global leader in chemicals headquartered in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. From making cars and planes more fuel-efficient, to helping conserve the worlds water supply and enabling colorful smartphone cases, we find solutions to the challenges of today to help our customers achieve their ambitions and build a better tomorrow.

Operating in the Americas since 1987, SABIC employs over 5,000 people and operates from 17 office locations and 17 manufacturing sites and technology and innovation centers in Exton, PA; Houston, TX; Mt. Vernon, IN; and Selkirk, NY.

SABIC is committed to creating a diverse work environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and as such will not discriminate in its employment practices, including recruiting and hiring practices, based on a persons race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship, sex (including gender identity, sexual orientation and pregnancy), age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, or other characteristics protected by law.

Disclaimers (USA):

SABIC is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms/employment agencies for this employment opportunity. Please, no phone calls or emails to any employee of SABIC about this opening. All resumes submitted by search firms/employment agencies to any employee at SABIC via-email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written search firm agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of SABIC; no fee will be paid in the event a candidate is hired by SABIC as a result of the unsolicited referral or through other means.