Reporting directly to the Director of Manufacturing, the Plant Engineer provides production engineering, Continuous Improvement leadership, critical process trouble-shooting, and process improvement support for operators, managers, and engineering. The position will ensure plant quality performance standards are maintained, Overall Equipment Effectiveness is maximized while operating and maintenance costs are optimized. The Production Engineer will utilize Lean Manufacturing tools to support/facilitate the Continuous Improvement teams throughout the plants.
This position will require 30% travel.
Champion OSHA Process Safety, RMP and Health Safety and Environmental programs.
Track manufacturing performance to identify, communicate, and eliminate production performance issues with Production/Engineering/Maintenance in order to continually maximize production capacities.
Apply trouble shooting/problem solving techniques as required to quickly respond to many varieties of operational issues that may occur.
Coordinate/lead continuous improvement activities/teams for all aspects of the manufacturing processes.
Provide support for R&D/new product trials.
Develop and update all operator training procedures.
Facilitate/support continuous improvement teams/projects.
Provide technical training for plant operators, supervisors, and managers.
Develop/improve/sustain the plant preventive maintenance and Total Product Maintenance programs.
Maintain the plant safety files.
Coordinate plant Process Change documentation.
Support plant start-ups as required.
Routinely assume responsibility for tasks outside the department to ensure plant objectives are met.
Chemical Engineering Degree
1 – 3 years of chemical manufacturing experience
OSHA PSM covered chemical manufacturing experience
Lean Manufacturing exposure
Six Sigma exposure
Demonstrated ability to work within teams as well as lead teams
Unit operations and trouble-shooting techniques
Microsoft Office Applications, including extensive Access utilization
Must be able to able to effectively communicate both orally and in writing utilizing the English language
SNF Holding Company - 16 months ago
SNF Holding Company - The world leader in Polymer Technology for Water Treatment and Enhanced Oil Recovery
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