PRODUCTION ENGINEER – BELLE, WV, USA – # 5004

IN DEMAND Recruitment & Consulting Inc. is currently recruiting for a PRODUCTION ENGINEER for our Belle, West Virginia client.

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Work closely with PGA technology experts to learn the PGA plant process and equipment. Become a technology expert on PGA processes.

Provide chemical engineering input into design changes including process safety and process control.

Develop and update Operating Procedures and training materials, and lead training.

Lead solving of complex problems related to process, mechanical, control systems, equipment integrity and other disciplines.

Lead development of production plans including operation scheduling and operation conditions.

Monitor product and process performance; set-up and/or participate in executing systems to track performance and prioritize improvement opportunities.

Lead and participate in incident investigations and cause analysis (Quality, Reliability, Production, Safety and Environmental) and implement action items to prevent recurrence.

Participate in PHAs, (Process Hazard Analysis), MOCs (Management of Change) and PSSRs (pre-start-up safety reviews).

Develop and implement process “best practices”, standards/policies, productivity improvements and work processes for operations that address safety, quality, efficiency and reliability.

Provide process engineering support for projects including develop basic data, conduct PHA or MOC review, and design oversight.

Work with operators and mechanics to develop Job Hazard Analyses and implement appropriate mitigation for hazards identified.

Communication with parent company technical staff (in Japan) on technical issues (reporting, proposing, discussing etc.)

QUALIFICATIONS:

BS Chemical Engineering

5+ years of experience in chemical engineering with a detailed knowledge of chemical process operations, OSHA and PSM.

Demonstrated experience working with teams.

Demonstrated experience in getting results, meeting commitments & problem-solving skills.

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations Required:

Licensed Professional Chemical Engineer preferred

Working Relationships:

Peers- Our client’s team in Japan/US Process/Production Engineers, Contract Project Engineers, Facility Reliability Engineer, Quality Manager, Operations Team Leaders

Indirect Subordinates- Operators and Contract Reliability Staff.

Knowledge/skills/abilities

Detailed knowledge of established processes, methods, and techniques related to chemical plant operation

Practical knowledge of scientific principles.

Ability to carry out steps of a significant operation or project, enhance systems or methods.

Ability to Multitask and Handle Multiple Simultaneous Assignments

Ability to Work as Self Directed Individual

Strong Verbal and Written Communication Skills

Good time management and project management skills

Working knowledge of “Cause” analysis.

Knowledge of process design, instrumentation, process control and statistics.

Solid ability to utilize Microsoft Office products

Strong attention to detail, ability to manage data with a high degree of accuracy.

Excellent interpersonal skills to allow productive collaborative relationships with all levels of the organization.

Must be authorized to work in the US

WORK HOURS

Normal: M-F, 8am – 4:30pm, ½ hour unpaid lunch

Occasional: Nights and weekends to participate in operation activities. May be requested to join a shift rotation (to share in providing 7 day per week, 24hr coverage) for an operating campaign.

Qualified and interested applicants are encouraged to apply today in confidence by sending your resume as a MS Word Document to info@indemand.ca.

ONLY QUALIFIED CANDIDATES WILL BE CONTACTED