— BS Chemical Engineering degree with 8+ years experience as process/ production engineer in a large, continuous chemical plant operation.
— US Citizenship or Permanent Residency (green card) is required.
— Knowledgeable in chemical unit operations.
— Strong ability to communicate and direct activities of operators and maintenance.
— Viewed as a leader and resource in the plant.
— Experience in monitoring costs (operating costs and turnaround costs).
— Identify and implement cost savings projects.
— Assist with safety and environmental improvement projects.
— Track and provide recommendations to ensure that production tonnage meets or exceeds plan.
— Provide material balance forecasting and assistance with cost forecasting.
— Provide root cause analysis leadership and involvement in work management process.
— Identify, request and apply capital funds for improvement and sustaining projects.
— Manage contract operations activities and spending for cost effectiveness.
— Participate in crew meetings on a monthly basis to improve safety and environmental awareness.
— Assist in employee training to communicate changes in operating parameters as well as dealing with newly installed equipment.