PRODUCTION MANAGER – BELLE, VW, USA – # 3935

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

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Provide day-to-day leadership and overall guidance to production professional staff and operating teams and ensure high standards of safety and environmental performance while delivering against production cost, quality, quantity and schedule objectives.

Supports plant operations with chemical engineering expertise. Become technology expert for our client’s PGA processes. Lead plant and process design and implementation, and support production teams to work safely to achieve targets in the areas of production, costs, and quality product.

Provides leadership of all production activities

Sets the standards for operation and behaviors

Sets goals, objectives and the vision for the operating area and team

Communicates production plans and over-all company goals and objectives to production personnel.

Supports and guides the production teams to meet business objectives

Ensures effective production is completed to meet business requirements

Produces to plan, quality and schedule meeting budget

Ensures SOPs are written, maintained, certified, and complied with

Ensures raw material demand and production planning and scheduling is executed effectively

Ensures maintenance needs are prioritized, scheduled, and addressed in a manner least disruptive to production

Ensures operating teams and professional staff are properly trained for safe and effective operation

Builds Strong Teams

Coaches and develops staff for high performance

Implements effective training programs and monitors for training gaps

Holds people accountable using feedback, evaluations, and performance management

Supervises direct reports to ensure organizational goals are met

Ensures adequate staffing

Maintains a Safe Operation

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

Addresses employee concerns around safety and health

Promptly investigates and reports safety and environmental incidents; develops and implements solutions to prevent reoccurrence

Ensures appropriate hazard review for process changes and non-SOP operations

Ensures good housekeeping is maintained

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

Drives Long term, Continuous improvements

Implements and/or supports capital, expense and improvement projects including safe startup and reliable operation

Monitors product and process performance

Sets-up systems to track performance and prioritize improvement opportunities.

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

Captures operating issues and incidents and investigates, develops and implements solutions to prevent reoccurrence

Involves teams in problem solving activities with emphasis on continuous improvements

QUALIFICATIONS:

BS Engineering

15+ years of Chemical plant experience.

Demonstrated experience working with teams in a Leadership Role

Demonstrated experience with requirements of PSM (OSHA 1910.119)

Prefer some background experience in frequent, major plant 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

WORK HOURS

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

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