Carbon Capture Project Manager

Sparrow Company - Houston, TX

Job Summary

Carbon Capture Utilization and Storage (CCUS) Project Manager with responsibility of all aspects of one or more CCUS projects valued from $200k to several million dollars. From project study phase through project execution, construction, and commissioning for the cement plants in the USA.

Job Responsibilities

  • Maintain a safe workplace and strive for zero occupational injuries, accidents, and environmental incidences.
  • Responsible for planning and overseeing CCUS projects to ensure they are completed in a timely fashion and within budget.
  • Prepare requests of proposals, evaluate proposal responses, and assist Procurement with negotiation and preparation of contracts.
  • Coordinate contractor activities with plant operations.
  • Conducts analysis of the project to improve the development, and coordinates with other areas in a team effort, to ensure that all problems are identified, addressed and timely solved.
  • Work closely with the Director of CCUS & H2, Sustainability, Operations, Planning, Legal and Technical teams for the development and execution of CCUS projects.
  • Be aware of the regulatory framework related to CCUS in the USA.
  • Assess the evolving commercial and competitive landscape of CCUS and maintain an on-going learning and awareness of cutting-edge technologies and solutions.


  • BS in Engineering with at least 5 years of experience in project management preferable in the cement or CCUS industry.
  • Strong safety focus.
  • Proven track of managing large scale projects that integrated various stakeholders and completed full life cycle.
  • Experience in preparing, managing, executing, monitoring, and reporting on scopes of work that include technical, financial, commercial, legal, and environmental teams and information.
  • High level of initiative, proactivity, and leadership to work closely with internal and external teams and diverse groups of stakeholders.
  • Excellent communication skills; able to explain complex industry concepts in non-technical terms and present to large audiences.
  • PMP certification is a plus.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing to employees and others.
  • Maintain confidentiality in daily operations.
  • Able to interface with all departmental (environmental, planning, operations, etc.) needs and requirements as well as with governmental agencies.
  • Strong supervisory or management experience.
  • Strong experience evaluating & managing costs associated with projects; experience developing project budgets.
  • Experience developing documents for project proposals, evaluating proposals’ responses.
  • Experience with selection of contractors and implementing contract agreements for these.
  • Experience managing multiple projects and contractors with budgetary oversight of these.
  • Adept in the use of project management software.
  • High-level computer proficiency is required including Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Projects and AutoCAD.

Working Conditions

  • Occasional exposure to extreme heat, extreme cold, extreme noise, and working outdoors.
  • Must wear protective equipment while at the location

Physical Requirements

  • Requires walking, sitting, lifting, pushing, pulling, and climbing to a significant degree.
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk and hear, to communicate to employees/visitors as well as function safely around heavy rolling equipment
  • Requires sitting/standing in front of a computer for extended periods of time
  • Requires strict adherence to all safely rules within an office environment and industrial plant locations where PPE is required

Posted On: Tuesday, November 21, 2023
Compensation: $98K - $111K

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