Job Summary / Purpose

Nexus Circular is the commercial leader in advanced recycling technology that converts landfill-bound plastics into circular feedstocks for the production of sustainable virgin plastics for packaging and other applications. Nexus Circular’s end-to-end solution is economically validated as demonstrated by consistent bulk sales of high quality, ISCC Plus circular feedstocks for virgin plastic production. Aligned with global partners who seek proven scalable solutions to meet ambitious plastic circularity goals, Nexus Circular is rapidly expanding its innovation footprint worldwide, moving decisively to address the complex challenges of plastics accumulation in the environment.

Nexus has built an outstanding culture. We are looking for people to contribute to a fast-paced, environmentally committed business that is focused on growth and sustainability. We are very collaborative, transparent, data driven, value diverse perspectives and are looking for constructive initiatives and new ideas. We are looking for self-starters and independent thinkers who work collaboratively in teams. Given the growth stage of Nexus, we are also looking for people who are comfortable moving between strategic thinking and executing those ideas to take Nexus to the next level.

The Atlanta plant is the first of many plants for Nexus and is where we currently operate the company’s initial commercial production facility. The Atlanta plant is doubling its capacity over the next 12 months with its next generation technology as well as extensive growth in the Company overall with the building of new sites.

Role Overview

We are seeking an experienced Engineering Manager to join our team and support the development of the chemical, mechanical, and electrical systems that govern our chemical manufacturing process. This role will also be responsible for building out standard engineering processes that are scalable and repeatable at multiple remote facilities throughout the United States.

This role will be responsible for managing all process and design engineering disciplines to align priorities with the business goals.

This role reports to Nexus Circular’s Director of Engineering.

Responsibilities

Manage multi-discipline team of engineers (chemical, mechanical, electrical) to efficiently deliver process designs to support our manufacturing process.

Oversee technical staff with a hands-on attitude, emphasizing creativity, empowerment, teamwork, process consistency and continuous improvement

Coordinate internal teams to ensure project timelines and budgets are met.

Implement and monitor technical strategy performance metrics

Manage small local Capital Projects

Oversee priorities and activities of Electrical Engineering group, including logic, controls, and instrumentation.

Experience in continuous process manufacturing in all the following project phases: Requirement’s documentation, detailed design generation, implementation, system integration, testing and on-site startup, using PSM (Process Safety Management) elements and Industrial standards.

Develop compliance standards to ensure standardization across multiple facilities.

Participate in the review of Management of Changes, PHA Action Requests, Construction Information Requests, and Change Order Requests.

Potential to travel to other Nexus locations as required (~10%)

Requirements

Education

BS in Engineering

Experience

10+ years relevant experience

7+ years previous experience managing multi-discipline engineering team

Knowledge, skills, and abilities

Self-starter with strong initiative

Ability to manage multiple projects on different timelines

Comfortable in a fast-paced, purpose-driven, collaborative environment

Have the skills needed to operate and maintain equipment

Demonstrate a strong desire to learn manufacturing processes

Compensation

The Company will offer a competitive salary, and bonus as well as a benefits package.

Note: The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by the incumbent. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required for this position.

Nexus Circular Is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to that individual’s age, race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, ethnicity, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law. Nexus Circular provides reasonable accommodation when requested by a qualified applicant with a disability unless such accommodation causes an undue hardship.

Statement to Third-Party Agencies: Nexus Circular only accepts resumes from agencies with which we formally engage their services. Please do not forward any resumes, as Nexus Circular is not responsible for any fees or charges associated with unsolicited resumes.