You’ll have a considerable 10 + years manufacturing experience in a variety of manufacturing and\or engineering project management roles in various environments including batch and continuous chemical manufacturing. Mechanical or Chemical Engineering is a must.
The plant director position will play a key role in all aspects of the site operation, including the site build as Facilities Project Manager during construction, as well as developing a staff structure and filling those positions as needed. The WOW factor on the role is the career progression both from a geographic and functional view point. The role requires technical competencies and leadership skills. Ensure world class Health, Safety, and Environmental performance at the plant Responsible for leading and directing operations on site including HSE, Quality Control\Quality Assurance, Maintenance, Process and Project Engineering, Supply Planning, and Logistics. Responsible for executing the Manufacturing Strategy at the site level. Works closely with Regional Directors, Functional Leaders, and Commercial Segment leaders to ensure plant operations consistently meet customer needs Responsible to maintain compliance with all local, state and governmental regulation as well as internal guidelines and standards adherence Interact and maintain good working relationship with local, municipal, state and governmental agencies Be a part of Industry council/body (which includes all neighboring industries) and work with shared resources for Emergency response, First aid, training, other services etc. Familiar with all labor laws and maintain a cohesive non-union work force Responsible for driving continuous improvement at the site Develop and execute CAPEX plans for the plant. Recruit, hire, coach, and mentor staff as required.
A global specialty chemicals company with operations worldwide .