ASSISTANT PRODUCTION MANAGER – BELLE, WV, USA – # 5003

IN DEMAND Recruitment & Consulting Inc. is currently recruiting for an ASSISTANT PRODUCTION MANAGER for our Belle, West Virginia client.

JOB DESCRIPTION:

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

Supports Production Manager and works with Production Team to ensure production is completed to meet business requirements (safely, on spec quality and on schedule)

Ensure timely technical input provided for process or facility changes utilizing the site MOC process, and appropriate communication and training is provided for all affected employees.

Ensure Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) are written, maintained, utilized and complied with.

Ensures sufficient production engineer staffing for 24/7 production operation.

Works with production staff to determine maintenance needs in a manner that is least disruptive to production.

Work closely with Production and Reliability Teams to prioritize and schedule all maintenance and reliability work.

Works with production staff to determine maintenance needs in a manner that is least disruptive to production.

Work closely with Production and Reliability Teams to prioritize and schedule all maintenance and reliability work.

Work closely with Engineering Manger to support execution of annual Capital and Expense project work (Production Engineers provide Process Scope and MOCs).

Ensures timely incident (SHE, Process, Quality and Reliability) reporting, investigation and documentation, with corrective actions identified to prevent recurrence, and followed up to completion.

Ensure appropriate Hazard Review for process changes or non-SOP production activities.

Support ensuring good housekeeping is maintained in production areas

Supervise and coach direct reports (Production Engineers and Production Staff) to ensure organizational goals are met.

Involve team in problem solving activities with an emphasis on continuous improvement.

Conducts safety huddles with staff on an on-going basis.

Serves as a role model for ensuring compliance with company policies.

Ensures compliance with all federal and state safety/environmental laws and regulations.

Issue, verify and sign special work permits, confined space entry permits and tank entry permits.

Ensures adequate training for operations personnel is completed

Raw Material Demand, Production Planning and Scheduling

QUALIFICATIONS:

BS Chemical Engineering degree

8+ years of Chemical plant experience.

Demonstrated experience working with teams in a Leadership Role

Demonstrated experience with requirements of PSM (OSHA 1910.119)

Experience with frequent, major plant shutdowns, turnarounds and start-ups.

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

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