• Valid City, State or Zip Code: Canton
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Saturday, 06 August 2022
    Primary Duties:








    * As a member of the Leadership Team, provide environmental leadership and direction for the plant by identifying and working to collaboratively mitigate environmental risk
    * Implements strategies and systems to keep operations focused on environmental impacts and in compliance with environmental and related permits and regulations.
    * Assure area leaders monitor operations to identify, predict and control environmental performance so that permit conditions are maintained.
    * Oversee management of the Landfill and WWTP operations including equipment maintenance, budgets, contractor management, and operations directives.
    * Be an Integral part of the Corporate Evergreen EHS Leadership Team consisting of EHS Managers from the mills and NAP Manager to set EHS strategy, policy and initiatives for the company
    * Manage recording and reporting environmental related information for Evergreen Packaging

    * Utilize EMIS (Gensuite) for internal environmental incident, non-compliance, auditing and inspection reporting and follow-up
    * Assure Monthly, Quarterly and Annual Environmental submittals (Air, Storm Water, Waste Water, Waste Management, etc.) are accurately developed, reviewed, and submitted timely

    * Mentors mill environmental professionals (direct reports) to drive personal ownership and accountability for success and succession planning including feedback on performance and opportunities for development and growth.
    * Partner with site operational leaders to be visible environmental advocates in their areas of responsibility and ensure plans are in place to proactively achieve their environmental obligations and targets.
    * Audits facilities and systems to identify improvement opportunities and provide assistance in reaching environmental goals and objectives.
    * Remain current on regulatory developments that are applicable to environmental compliance at the local, state and federal level and position the mill to manage the impacts.
    * Act as a liaison between the mill and the community and/or the regulators on environmental issues.
    * Maintain membership in local manufacturing and environmental organizations.
    * Support Evergreen's Sustainability objectives at the Canton and Waynesville Operations.

    * .

    Experience/Qualifications:








    * Bachelor of Science - Environmental or Chemical, Science or Engineering of related field, Required.
    * 12+ years - First-hand experience in environmental management for process related manufacturing facilities, Required: Pulp and Paper experience, Preferred.
  • Valid City, State or Zip Code: Canton
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Saturday, 06 August 2022
    Responsibilities







    * Ensure assigned safety permits are properly implemented.
    * Implements and administers government and company required safety, health and environmental programs to ensure safety and compliance.
    * Coach site operational leaders to be visible EHS advocates in areas of responsibility.
    * Implement and/or drive corporate and facility EHS strategies at the site operations level.
    * Audit facilities and systems to identify improvement opportunities and provide assistance in reaching goals and objectives.
    * Assist in completion of any regulatory submissions, notifications, etc. required to maintain compliance with federal, state, and local EHS requirements.
    * Navigate pending and proposed regulations and position the facility to be in compliance with the least impact to the facility.
    * Evaluate performance trends and develop initiatives based on those trends to improve performance.
    * Review information/data and compare against compliance/regulatory requirements and industry guidelines and advising management accordingly.
    * Develop and maintaining required Safety trainings and programs that are consistent with Federal, State and Company guidelines.
    * Lead the development and ensure delivery of company EHS policies and procedures.
    * Monitoring, recording and disposal of hazardous waste generated at the facility.
    * Conduct routine Environment, health and safety audits
    * Conduct annual required training, new employee training and tracking of training.
    * Maintaining working knowledge of the new technologies developed by the industry and government regulators.
    * Maintains accurate documentation and required records.
    * Tracks effectiveness of Company safety and environmental programs and adjust appropriately.
    * Utilize manufacturing excellence tools to engage employees in safety improvement projects.

    Qualifications







    * Degree in Health and Safety or closely related field.
    * Experience in an EH&S role within a manufacturing environment.
    * Demonstrates understanding and application of environmental, health, safety and worker compensation programs.
  • Valid City, State or Zip Code: Shoreacres
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Saturday, 06 August 2022
    This role leads the development, implementation, and maintenance of Risk-Based Inspection Programs (RBI) for the two Houston plants. The incumbent will develop the inspection test plans for all equipment and coordinate the activities of the inspection team. It reports to the Mechanical Integrity Technical Lead.

    WHAT YOU WILL DO:






    * Set annual inspection plans for the both plants in Houston with coordination of operations & maintenance at both sites
    * Coordinate & support daily activities / scope of the inspection team & inspection data management system in support of regulatory compliance
    * Develop/manage inspection test plans in accordance with equipment history, identified damage mechanisms, reliability &/or operability goals, and regulatory code requirements
    * Develop, modify and maintain procedures for inspection
    * Review results of inspection and produce recommendations on repair methods and tools, follow-up on maintenance progress and work close-out.
    * Lead shift in inspection approach from time-based to risk-based.
    * Integrate management systems supporting inspection of all equipment (SAP, IDMS, etc..)
    * Manage inspection database & produce monthly reporting data
    * Support the fixed equipment engineers with input or modification to engineering repair plans for clamps, piping, pressure vessels, and all fixed equipment at the site
    * Conduct or assist in basic fitness for service assessments (level 1 & 2) with supporting calculations for determination of remaining life based on damage mechanisms present
    * Support the fixed equipment engineers with input to:

    * modify or approve pipe and equipment specifications for repairs or capital projects as needed
    * ensure procedures used in welding and repairs meet engineering code with specific requirements of our material and condition

    WHAT YOU WILL BRING:






    * BS in Mechanical Engineering or related engineering field required.
    * Experience petrochemical or chemical industry
    * Application of the requirements of 29CFR 1910.119 regulations, ASME Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code, ASME B31 series Piping Codes, API 579, ANSI/NB-23 National Board Inspection Code and 49 CFR (DOT Code)
    * Risk-based inspection; equipment design, fabrication, and repair codes; and corrosion, damage mechanisms, and materials. This includes:

    * API 510, 570, 571, 572, 574, 576, 580 and 581 codes or recommended practices

    * Calculations and safety/risk/fitness for service assessments for Fixed Equipment, Relief System and Rotational equipment
    * Implementing Risk Based Inspection Programs
    * Technologies for inspection (Drone, Smart Glasses, C-Arm Radiography, Automatic Ultrasonic survey, etc.), including equipment failure analysis
    * Inspection Database Management Systems
    * Reactors, exchangers, boilers, tanks, etc.
    * SAP, Microsoft Office software, Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, Microsoft Project, PSAIM, PCMS, etc. preferred
  • Valid City, State or Zip Code: Freeport
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Saturday, 06 August 2022
    General Description: The Process Controls Engineer (PCE) will work with site personnel and vendors/suppliers to implement and support automation systems throughout the facility(ies). In this role, the PCE understands the basic plant processes and equipment, and apply the appropriate automation systems to those processes, including programming, hardware and software specifications, and start-up and operations support.

    Process Controls Engineer Functional Role

    Ensures EHS compliance and continuous improvement in EHS performance

    Provides technical support to Affiliate manufacturing operations and all its personnel

    Develops training for operations personnel on automation systems and process control strategies

    Identifies automation project needs and assist with development of the capital budgets

    Implements process control strategies to batch and continuous manufacturing equipment Supports site automation systems including activities such as troubleshooting, programming, preventative maintenance, back-ups, systems integration, and future planning Participates in Management of Change (MOC) processes that are related to process control for chemistries, formulas, and equipment

    Actively involved in proposing the direction and implementation of the DCS operating system

    Proposes solutions to address the IT/OT convergence and issue resolution concerning (i.e. cybersecurity, operating system updates, life cycle management)

    Leads and coordinates implementation/modification of automation/monitoring systems on multiple platforms: Honeywell TDC 3000, Delta V, Yokogawa, Triconex, PI and PLC's

    Assists with development and review of scopes of work to ensure all automation concerns are adequately addressed

    Assists Engineering with development of cost justification for capital projects.

    Provides technical support for new equipment/process start-ups and operation

    Leads/participates in Preliminary Hazard Reviews, Process Hazard Analysis, and Pre Start-up Safety Reviews (PSSR)

    Track and report monthly metrics (Key Performance Indicators, KPI's) as well as prepare technical progress reports on active projects and initiatives

    Satisfy all Corporate Quality Requirements and ISO9001 Quality Management System

    Practice Responsible Care 14001 through active participation in the Responsible Care Management System and adhere to the Guiding Principles of Responsible Care 14001

    Drive a Culture of Continuous Improvement

    Partners to drive LEAN/Six Sigma, continuous improvement of processes and operations for increased productivity and efficiency (Operational Excellence)

    Actively participates in a culture of continuous improvement through collaborative engagement and by providing suggestions in meetings and trainings to improves processes and systems

    Ensures work is accomplished through defined, measured, and continuously improved work processes; proactively identifies and leverages best practices developed across SI

    Qualifications

    ➢ BS Chemical or Mechanical Engineering or Equivalent Experience

    ➢ Strong MS-Excel, MS-Word and database skills

    ➢ Extensive Process Industry equipment knowledge and experience

    ➢ Clear and concise communication skills - verbal and written

    ➢ Working knowledge of OSHA PSM standards
  • Valid City, State or Zip Code: Baton Rouge
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Saturday, 06 August 2022
    * Manages Mechanical / Piping engineering and related Projects such that the safety, quality, cost and schedule targets are achieved.
    * Implements Projects in accordance with Project Standards, procedures and are in compliance with USA legislation.
    * Manages the Mechanical / Piping Project work list to meet customer requirements.
    * Ensures that all Mechanical / Piping Project functions are integrated effectively across all relevant work groups.
    * Approves scopes of work for Mechanical / Piping Projects covering detailed design, preparation of purchase specifications and preparation of construction packages.
    * Provides support and advice to Maintenance department, particularly in the area of Mechanical Reliability, TAR and Projects.
    * Obtains producer statements, design verification and statutory approval where required.
    * Undertakes studies and develops costs and options for Capital Plan development.
    * Provides expertise and specialist Mechanical / Piping engineering knowledge.
    * Provides support to the Maintenance department on general engineering problems.
    * Manages external Consulting Engineering Services.
    * Manages the Design Approval process to ensure input is obtained from the appropriate disciplines and changes are made to the design as required.
    * Reviews detailed design, purchase specifications and construction packages for compliance with statutory requirements, appropriate standards and procedures.
    * Ensures appropriate hazard and risk reviews are conducted and all issues identified are actioned.
    * Ensures appropriate reliability reviews are undertaken on Project designs.
    * Coordinates the development of procedures and provision of resources for the commissioning of relevant Projects together with Operations.
    * Manages the tender and award contracts in conjunction with Purchasing for detailed design, preparation of purchase specifications, preparation of construction packages and construction.
    * Manages the construction and commissioning phases of projects by ensuring good supervision, planning, co-ordination, KPI's, safety planning and quality assurance.
    * Ensures all employees and contractors undertaking Project work on the site are effectively supervised such that safety, quality, costs and schedule targets are achieved.
    * Provides feedback at the end of each contract on contractor performance to the appropriate sponsor.
    * Ensures the systems to develop and maintain and store all engineering drawings and engineering documents by the Document Control department are in compliance with the procedures and standards.
    * Develops and maintains systems and procedures for the control, distribution and storage of all engineering documentation (other than drawings) associated with facilities including Vendor Manuals, Data Books etc.
    * .

    POSITION QUALIFICATIONS










    * Bachelor of Science Degree in Engineering from an accredited institution required; Mechanical Engineering preferred.
    * 10+ years experience in Mechanical Engineering and/or Project Management encompassing all aspects from conceptual development, design and through execution, construction and close out.
    * 10+ years experience in the petrochemical industry.
    * 5+ years leadership experience.
    * High level of Mechanical / Piping engineering and design knowledge.
    * Experience in an operating petrochemical plant environment involving pressure equipment, rotating equipment and piping design.
  • Valid City, State or Zip Code: Houston
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Saturday, 06 August 2022
    Overview

    Leads and directs the maintenance department's mechanical maintenance and reliability initiatives. Provides technical assistance to the maintenance department and drives long term equipment reliability. Utilizes reliability and lean manufacturing tools to drive continuous reliability improvements.

    Responsibilities













    * Maintains and analyzes reliability data and drives reliability improvements
    * Conducts failure analysis and supports 5-why process
    * Serves maintenance crafts, operations and projects by assisting with mechanical engineering support
    * Uses RCM principles to establish and optimize proactive maintenance strategies for mechanical equipment
    * Leads mechanical predictive maintenance program
    * Direct and coordinate manufacturing, installation, maintenance, support, documentation, and testing activities to ensure compliance with specifications, codes, and customer requirements
    * Utilize technical drawings, specifications of electrical and mechanical systems and components to ensure systems conform to standards
    * Lead and direct specialty contractors. Act as liaison with engineers, operations, and others to discuss existing or potential reliability improvements
    * Makes recommendations with long term reliability improvements. May include implementation of business processes or driving capital projects
    * Assures plant adherence to API and ASME standards

    Qualifications

    Education & Experience Minimum













    * Chemical plant experience
    * Degree of Mechanical or Chemical Engineering from an accredited college or university
    * Experience in driving continuous improvement

    Education & Experience Preferred













    * PSM chemical plant experience
    * RCL, CRE or other certification in maintenance or reliability
    * Experience applying reliability tools (criticality assessment, RCM, TPM, cause mapping, etc.)
    * Experience with mechanical equipment design, troubleshooting, function, and reliability
    * Experience with establishing reliability analytics
    * SAP and Meridium experience
  • Valid City, State or Zip Code: Port Lavaca
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Saturday, 06 August 2022
    Provides effective process and utilities engineering services in order to achieve daily operational excellence and to drive down unit cost of production, improve production capability, and/or minimize overall risk of harm to people, risk of harm to the environment, or risk of lost production. Supports the project team by taking a lead role in Engineering during the FEED study, detailed engineering phase and continuing on through plant commissioning and start-up. Supports the Lead Process Engineer and Production Engineer to ensure an effective Process Engineering service is consistently provided to the Operations Department in order to achieve daily excellence in the areas of plant operation, reliability, safety, productivity, and efficiency. Identifies, evaluates, and executes continuous improvement opportunities to drive down unit cost of production, improve production capability and/or minimize overall risk of harm to people and the environment. Participates in hazard/risk reviews required for all plant modifications. Able to act as a leader at review meetings for projects in line with experience. Provides process design for improvement projects at the Geismar site and supports process design needs for other sites as needed. Performs duties of the Lead Process engineer in his absence. Provides project support by taking a lead role in Engineering during the design, construction, and start-up phases of the project. Including reviewing data sheets, design details, PID's, PFD's, and providing recommendations on equipment and material selections. During the commissioning and start up phases provides detailed guidance to Operations staff, assists with the writing of Operating and Technical manuals and complex loop development. Develops and verifies QAQC documentation for the punch list and turnover packages. Acts as mentor to the less experienced engineers in the department. Ensures compliance with the requirements of PSM to minimize overall risk of harm to people, the environment, or loss prevention. Participates in the auditing process with Senior Engineers. Improves the safety in design performance of Geismar through application of learnings from incidents at other sites. Plays a key role in the Management of Change process, acting as PCR lead on plant changes being managed by the Department. Ensures that all requirements of the change management process are met. Supports the culture and initiatives of reliability within the Technical team and provide necessary support to Maintenance Reliability focus. Contributes to the organizational vision of Global Leadership and as a team member demonstrates the core values of integrity, trust, respect and professionalism.

    Chemical Engineering degree. Experience in Process / Utilities Engineering encompassing aspects such as troubleshooting, monitoring, conceptual design and equipment sizing and selection. Experience working with hydrocarbon or chemical processing. Well versed in working with process engineering software packages such as HYSYS. Competent user of standard computing packages (e.g. Microsoft Office). Familiarity with API, ASME and ANSI standards.
  • Valid City, State or Zip Code: Omaha
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Saturday, 06 August 2022
    The position is responsible for the support of production staff for technical issues (equipment, process engineering, MOC's), support of the maintenance team and development and execution all CAPEX in the area. This position will closely support production. They will need to identify and execute improvements related to reliability, efficiency and cost optimization. This position is responsible for creating the assets list, components and preventive plans in SAP. At times this position will act as a project manager and/or project responsible for a CAPEX project in their given area of the plant, working with internal and external engineering resources, often acting as the lead, supervising the construction of the assets, often acting as the construction manager. It is expected that this position have the ownership of all the maintenance activities in their area, taking care on the quality, reporting and improvements.

    Participate in maintenance meetings, provide technical support on specific topics, focused on reliability and plant availability improvements.











    * Responsible to help coordinate shutdown planning, developing and executing scopes in the area.
    * Provide technical support on equipment issues, develop scopes for technical or capex changes, execute MOC's and follow-up on incident investigations and non-conformances.
    * Create Maintenance Master data in SAP: Maintenance Plans, Task lists, Spare Parts, MRP.
    * Able to provide inputs to PHAs, MOCs, and contribute to process descriptions and automation narratives.
    * Able to perform the role of project manager or project responsible leading projects up to $500 TUSD with no supervision. Provide accurate costs, schedules, and cash flow forecasts.
    * Effectively develop the scope of projects in all phases. Stakeholders include plant operators, area managers, site management, quality, safety, and business managers. Must effectively manage scope changes.
    * Act as a lead working with internal and external engineers (i.e. Engineering Companies) and act as own construction manager for their project.
    * A key resource to provide input into the maintenance and capex planning process.
    * Able to use SAP for entering requisitions, work orders, and pulling all information related to maintenance and project costs. Main responsible to convert notifications to work orders.
    * Able to work with maintenance to define spare parts and PM's for new capital investments or technical changes in your area.
    * Inspect and follow-up with contractors, creating documents with procedures and reports to track. Manage SiteDoc adding all the reporting and quality inspection documents.

    Requirements: The complexity of managing capex projects, supporting production & maintenance and process improvements for a multi customer site which includes a joint venture partner. Minimum of 2 years of experience, preferable to have capex project, production, and/or maintenance experience. Require a Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical, Chemical Engineering, or similar degree.
  • Valid City, State or Zip Code: Houston
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Saturday, 06 August 2022
    Overview

    Provides plant automation & process control support for the Houston production facility for small projects & daily activities. Identify, design, & implement automation improvement opportunities that align with the business goals to safely meet production targets utilizing lean manufacturing principles. Work with peers at other sites to incorporate automation standards that align with best practices defined by the Global Engineering group. Assist in defining automation modernization strategies for the business, specifically at the site.

    Responsibilities



    * Organize & prioritize a portfolio of automation improvement opportunities with various managers, engineers, supervisors, & groups of plant operators.
    * Work as part of the local controls team to provide daily support to the operations, maintenance, & instrumentation teams by troubleshooting & improving the site automation systems to meet site safety & production goals.
    * Scope & define automation requirements for capital projects at the site. Work with project teams to successfully implement automation to support these projects.
    * Provide off-hour on-call to support plant operations on a rotational basis.
    * Work with process control engineers from all manufacturing sites to develop & maintain at set of Afton standards & conventions for best in practice plant automation & process control.
    * Maintain site automation hardware & process control networks to support the operations of the Houston manufacturing site safely & securely through implementing a life cycle plan for the site's automation infrastructure.
    * Work with engineers to identify ways to optimize plant operations through improved automation by applying lean manufacturing principles.

    Qualifications



    * Degree in engineering, mathematics, or natural science.
    * Experience applying process control solutions in chemical manufacturing facility.
    * Experience with supporting daily activities & implementing small capital projects.
    * Experience configuring & maintaining automation on DCS, PLC, & HMI platforms.
    * Experience working with data historians & managing databases.
    * Working knowledge of automation standards for process safety, alarm management, batch management, & cybersecurity for industrial control systems.
    * Working knowledge of server operating systems & network protocols sufficient to support a process control network.
  • Valid City, State or Zip Code: Baton Rouge
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Saturday, 06 August 2022
    POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES

    * Supports the Lead Process Engineer and Production Engineer to ensure an effective Process Engineering service is consistently provided to the Operations Department in order to achieve daily excellence in the areas of plant operation, reliability, safety, productivity, and efficiency.
    * Identifies, evaluates, and executes continuous improvement opportunities to drive down unit cost of production, improve production capability and/or minimize overall risk of harm to people and the environment.
    * Participates in hazard/risk reviews required for all plant modifications. Able to act as a leader at review meetings for projects in line with experience.
    * Provides process design for improvement projects at the Geismar site and supports process design needs for other sites as needed.
    * Performs duties of the Lead Process engineer in his absence.
    * Provides project support by taking a lead role in Engineering during the design, construction, and start-up phases of the project. Including reviewing data sheets, design details, PID's, PFD's, and providing recommendations on equipment and material selections. During the commissioning and start up phases provides detailed guidance to Operations staff, assists with the writing of Operating and Technical manuals and complex loop development.
    * Develops and verifies QAQC documentation for the punch list and turnover packages.
    * Acts as mentor to the less experienced engineers in the department.
    * Ensures compliance with the requirements of PSM to minimize overall risk of harm to people, the environment, or loss prevention.
    * Participates in the auditing process with Senior Engineers.
    * Plays a key role in the Management of Change process, acting as PCR lead on plant changes being managed by the Department. Ensures that all requirements of the change management process are met.
    * Supports the culture and initiatives of reliability within the Technical team and provide necessary support to Maintenance Reliability focus.
    * Contributes to the organizational vision of Global Methanol Leadership and as a team member demonstrates the core values of integrity, trust, respect and professionalism.

    POSITION QUALIFICATIONS

    * Bachelor of Science in Engineering required; Chemical Engineering preferred.
    * Experience in Process / Utilities Engineering encompassing aspects such as troubleshooting, monitoring, conceptual design and equipment sizing and selection.
    * Preferably 7 years' experience working with hydrocarbon or chemical processing.
    * Well versed in working with process engineering software packages such as HYSYS.
    * Competent user of standard computing packages (e.g. Microsoft Office).
    * Familiarity with API, ASME and ANSI standards.
  • Valid City, State or Zip Code: Evansville
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Saturday, 06 August 2022
    Successful candidate will work in the site technical department and will interface with R&D, Finance, Operations, Projects and Commercial teams to drive site projects engineering work from conceptual design to commissioning at the Mount Vernon site.

    Job Purpose & Responsibilities


    * Project lead for front-end development of projects per the Capital Expenditure Work Process.
    * Prepares Authorization For Expenditure (AFE) package for Capital project budget approval and funding.
    * Conduct as needed design review meetings to consolidate and align the technical comments.
    * Coordinate input for the Reliability In Design process for project execution.
    * Manage assigned project scope, cost, schedule, quality, risk, procurement, communication, and integration.
    * Work with Business Planning on project justification and ensure justification of project is calibrated.
    * Prepare monthly status reports.
    * Conduct project appraisal sessions for closed projects to capture the investment management lessons learned.
    * Verify option identification & down select, design basis development and front-end engineering for minor and major capital projects.
    * Flexible to respond to unit and capital project support needs as priorities change with specific business needs.
    * Assure that all applicable local, national, and international general, engineering, technical, safety, and environmental standards are implemented to project.
    * Assist Engineering &Project Management Team during the Front End Engineering Development (FEED) and Engineering, Procurement Construction (EPC) phases of a project.
    * Support project Safety Health & Environmental reviews, Value Engineering, and applicable Process Hazard Analysis (PHA).
    REQUIREMENTS

    * Degree in Chemical Engineering or Mechanical Engineering. Operations experience in a chemical company. Demonstrated ability to effectively interface with Operators, Mechanics, Supervisors, R&D and Management to complete projects and tasks on time and on budget to meet the business objectives.
  • Valid City, State or Zip Code: Pasadena
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Saturday, 06 August 2022
    Identify and implement improvements to processes and procedures that will increase capacity, reduce cost; improve safety and quality of global supply chain manufacturing processes. Troubleshoot existing processes to improve on stream time and operating efficiency. Work in a team environment with operations and other members of the Unit Operating Teams. Identify opportunities to improve mechanical and instrumentation reliability. Utilize process improvement methodologies including Lean Six Sigma to increase profits.

    Responsibilities












    * Track operating performance and product quality of production units. Identify causes of departure from standard and initiate corrective actions
    * Troubleshoot existing processes and initiate corrective actions to improve on stream time and operating efficiency.
    * Identify and implement improvements to processes and procedures that will increase capacity, reduce production cost, improve safety and quality of chemical manufacturing processes.
    * Provide technical coverage for plant trials and startups.
    * Write operating procedures and provide training for chemical operators.
    * Propose changes in programming logic that will lead to improved process safety, quality, or production efficiency.
    * Develop in depth expertise on process equipment used at the plants such as reactors, agitators, heat exchangers, pumps, and filters.
    * Write and obtain approvals for MCR's (Manufacturing Change Requests) and PCF's (Process Change Forms) in support of process improvements.
    * Lead or be a member of PPA (potential problem analysis), JSA (job safety analysis) and PHAs (process hazard analysis teams.
    * Develop PFDs, P&IDs, mass and energy balances for modified processes.
    * Develop project scopes for small capital projects.
    * Specify new process equipment including updating/revising equipment specification sheets. Work with equipment vendors and operations to aide in selection.
    * Perform data and statistical analysis to make sound processing decisions.
    * Provide relief coverage for supervision in production units.
    * Other duties as assigned.

    EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE

    BS degree in Chemical Engineering











    * Accuracy - Ability to perform work accurately and thoroughly.
    * Communication, Oral - Ability to communicate effectively with others using the spoken word.
    * Communication, Written - Ability to communicate in writing clearly and concisely.
    * Customer Oriented - Ability to take care of the customers' needs while following company procedures.
    * Detail Oriented - Ability to pay attention to the minute details of a project or task.
    * Teamwork - Ability to exhibit a cheerful demeanor toward others and work effectively in a team environment.
    * Honesty / Integrity - Ability to be truthful and be seen as credible in the workplace.
    * Initiative - Ability to make decisions or take actions to solve a problem or reach a goal.
    * Organized - Possessing the trait of being organized or following a systematic method of performing a task.
    * Relationship Building - Ability to effectively build relationships with customers and co-workers.
    * Self-Motivated - Ability to be internally inspired to perform a task to the best of one's ability using his or her own drive or initiative
  • Valid City, State or Zip Code: Houston
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Saturday, 06 August 2022
    Identify and implement improvements to processes and procedures that will increase capacity, reduce cost; improve safety and quality of global supply chain manufacturing processes. Troubleshoot existing processes to improve on stream time and operating efficiency. Work in a team environment with operations and other members of the Unit Operating Teams. Identify opportunities to improve mechanical and instrumentation reliability. Utilize process improvement methodologies including Lean Six Sigma to increase profits.

    Responsibilities

    Track operating performance and product quality of production units. Identify causes of departure from standard and initiate corrective actions

    Troubleshoot existing processes and initiate corrective actions to improve on stream time and operating efficiency.

    Identify and implement improvements to processes and procedures that will increase capacity, reduce production cost, improve safety and quality of chemical manufacturing processes.

    Provide technical coverage for plant trials and startups.

    Write operating procedures and provide training for chemical operators.

    Propose changes in programming logic that will lead to improved process safety, quality, or production efficiency.

    Develop in depth expertise on process equipment used at the plants such as reactors, agitators, heat exchangers, pumps, and filters.

    Write and obtain approvals for MCR's (Manufacturing Change Requests) and PCF's (Process Change Forms) in support of process improvements.

    Lead or be a member of PPA (potential problem analysis), JSA (job safety analysis) and PHAs (process hazard analysis teams.

    Develop PFDs, P&IDs, mass and energy balances for modified processes.

    Develop project scopes for small capital projects.

    Specify new process equipment including updating/revising equipment specification sheets. Work with equipment vendors and operations to aide in selection.

    Perform data and statistical analysis to make sound processing decisions.

    Provide relief coverage for supervision in production units.

    Other duties as assigned.

    EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE

    BS degree in Chemical Engineering

    Accuracy - Ability to perform work accurately and thoroughly.

    Communication, Oral - Ability to communicate effectively with others using the spoken word.

    Communication, Written - Ability to communicate in writing clearly and concisely.

    Customer Oriented - Ability to take care of the customers' needs while following company procedures.

    Detail Oriented - Ability to pay attention to the minute details of a project or task.

    Teamwork - Ability to exhibit a cheerful demeanor toward others and work effectively in a team environment.

    Honesty / Integrity - Ability to be truthful and be seen as credible in the workplace.

    Initiative - Ability to make decisions or take actions to solve a problem or reach a goal.

    Organized - Possessing the trait of being organized or following a systematic method of performing a task.

    Relationship Building - Ability to effectively build relationships with customers and co-workers.

    Self-Motivated - Ability to be internally inspired to perform a task to the best of one's ability using his or her own drive or initiative.
  • Valid City, State or Zip Code: Peoria
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Saturday, 06 August 2022
    Manage the daily operation of the Mapleton Fatty Acid Plant (FAP), Wastewater Treatment operations and Warehouse operations to produce products and intermediates that meet or exceed the internal and external customers' requirements. Insure the safe operation of the Mapleton FAP, Warehouse operations and Wastewater Treatment operations and meet or exceed all environmental policies and regulations as well as internal policies. Control manufacturing costs within budgets and maintain a culture of continuous improvement. Coordinate the operation of the FAP, Warehouse and Wastewater Treatment with other Mapleton functional groups, such as EHS&Q, Maintenance, Engineering, Capacity, Financial and Human Resources. As part of the site management team, contribute to the strategic operations of the site, including short and long term strategic planning for the FAP. Hazardous Waste Responsibility.
    Manage the Mapleton Fatty Acid Plant in a safe, environmentally conscience, cost effective manner so that customer requirements are met on a timely basis and the company assets are protected. Minimize unanticipated events and communicate FAP information to/with the appropriate Evonik Corporation management levels. Manage and administer corporate, Evonik and plant policies and procedures for the FAP. Indirectly supervise the hourly employees and administer the collective bargaining agreement. Supervise and develop the FAP process engineer/chemist, plant engineer and production supervisors.

    Manage the Mapleton Warehouse Department to safely and efficiently produce powdered and drummed products that meet the customers' requirements on a timely basis.

    Manage the Mapleton Wastewater Treatment Plant achieving all regulatory standards and minimizing the Greater Peoria Sanitary District (GPSD) charges and other costs.

    Monitoring / Analysis - Monitor FAP, Warehouse and Wastewater Treatment operating data and monthly financial cost data. Analyze information to minimize variances and improve profitability. Optimize inventories to minimize net working capital requirements and inventory adjustments.

    Continuous Improvement - Apply technical training and managerial skills to improve process chemistry and unit operations by cycle time reduction, yield improvement, raw material usage, energy conservation and manpower productivity. Develop ideas to improve productivity, efficiency or cost reduction. Promote the continuous improvement concept within the Fatty Acid Plant.

    Active leadership position in the management of the Mapleton plant by participating as a member of the Mapleton plant senior management team.


    STRATEGIC FOCUS: (The focus desired and expected on the position over the next 1-3 years)


    Reduce operating costs, while improving safety performance and increasing throughput, while supporting the implementation of portfolio management and increased production of strategic products.
    NATURE & SCOPE:
    a. Qualifications - If you were transferred to a new position, list the specific education, skills, training, and relevant experience (in a similar or lower level position) that your replacement would need to qualify for this position.

    -Bachelor of Science Degree, in Chemical Engineering or equivalent degree and experience.
    -Minimum five years' experience in a chemical process plant environment with supervision and engineering responsibilities.
    -Skills with communicating/working with individuals with varied backgrounds
    -Strategic vision
  • Valid City, State or Zip Code: Milwaukee
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Saturday, 06 August 2022
    * Provide the leadership, direction, and management for all aspects of the manufacturing operation
    * Responsible for the safe operation of the manufacturing operation and compliance with all statutory and regulatory requirements.
    * Responsible for developing the capacity and staffing modules needed to meet production targets for the site.

    * Manage production resources to meet operational objectives
    * Develop, institute and carry through an ever-improving EHS Program to achieve the ultimate goal of no safety or environmental incidents while complying with PSM requirements (where applicable).

    * Practice Safe work habits in accordance with OSHA, EPA guidelines, and Bostik specific EHS expectations
    * Manage the daily production schedule to ensure that production targets are achieved.
    * Develop staff to support operational objectives
    * Continuously measure and improve operational efficiency and throughput
    * Develop and implement improvement plans
    * Coordinate production with purchasing, logistics, and maintenance departments
    * Ensure all required environmental, health, and safety and quality training of subordinates is met
    * Assure compliance with all company policies
    * Coordinate activities with Corporate functions ( ie; product development, customer service, human resources, and supply management)
    * Coaching, training, and development of team members in their roles and also in Corporate policies including, but not limited to : EHS Management, MOC System, formalize and document Management System procedures
    * Comply with Corporate EHS and regulatory requirements for operations
    * Implement 5S and lean initiatives as appropriate

    Requirements :










    * Degree in Engineering or related discipline
    * Experience in Supervision and Management of Manufacturing Operations and/or Engineering
    * Demonstrated ability to effectively lead in a team environment
    * Adaptable to change and can lead change
    * Experience with Lean/6 Sigma Manufacturing
  • Valid City, State or Zip Code: Madison
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Saturday, 06 August 2022
    Responsibilities include:











    * Main responsibilities include Safety Management System implementation and support the development of it, compliance, document control, reporting, auditing, and data analytics
    * Assist in the development of corporate safety programs, policies and training and deliver/oversee the implementation of programs in the Mill.
    * Interface with People Leaders to ensure compliance with safety and health requirements.
    * Develop safety training content, conduct qualification training, and validate training competency.
    * Identify gaps in safety program implementation and training by analyzing incident data.
    * Coordinate efforts with facility management teams to ensure safety policies and guidelines are being carried out while making recommendations for corrective and preventative actions.
    * Attend safety (gemba) walks and inspections and provide recommendations for improving safety in the workplace.
    * Investigate and facilitate root cause analyses on accidents and incidents.
    * Maintain documentation of workplace safety procedures, accidents, and related events.

    * Identify hazardous conditions/actions and recommend corrective measures.
    * Assist with Management of Change on proposed modifications to equipment, raw materials, and processes.
    * Participate on and guide direction of safety committee. Provide team with information for monthly meetings.
    * Ensure frequent internal contact with all levels of personnel to obtain & furnish information.

    * Supervise maintenance of OSHA log.
    * Interface with regulatory agencies as required.
    * Identify and suggest ways to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of the safety department.

    Required Skills and Experience:











    * Bachelor's Degree Required. Degree in Occupational Health and Safety, Safety Engineering, or Industrial Safety Management preferred
    * Certified Safety Professional (CSP) designation or plans to become a CSP.
    * Experience: 8+ years in a manufacturing environment preferably in agricultural, dry grind environment (e.g., grain, sugar, spies, coffee, whey, plastic, etc.), or chemical processes.
    * Demonstrated knowledge of OSHA, NFPA, ANSI, PSM standards.,
    * Excellent written and oral communication skills.
    * Strong interpersonal skills, with the ability to establish effective professional relationships with all team members.
    * Strong organizational skills with proven ability to manage multiple projects and tasks simultaneously while meeting deadlines.
    * Leadership skills and experience motivating and developing a team though constant feedback
  • Valid City, State or Zip Code: Baton Rouge
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Saturday, 06 August 2022
    * Under the direction of the Engineering Manager, work daily to accomplish plant objectives in the priority areas of Safety, Environmental, Quality, Reliability, Production, Efficiency, Cost Reduction and Innovation
    * Act as process engineering SME by mentoring and reviewing work from junior process engineers as needed
    * Perform and/or initiate effective and timely engineering and technical studies to troubleshoot known plant problems, predict impending problems, and optimize plant operations in priority areas
    * Perform and/or contribute to thorough process reviews, Hazard and Operability Studies (Hazops), and "What If" analyses on current operations and on proposed changes to plant equipment, processes, and systems via the plant Process Safety Management of Change (MOC) process
    * Perform and/or contribute to Root Cause Failure Analyses (RCFA) and incident investigations. Complete assigned action items on schedule.
    * Promote and contribute to the successful implementation of projects by providing accurate, timely, and thorough design input / design review. Facilitate close coordination and communications with area personnel.
    * Promote and contribute to site Manufacturing Excellence and Operations Driven Reliability (ODR) processes
    * Identify and facilitate implementation of production, reliability, efficiency, and cost improvement opportunities
    * Perform special studies / projects as directed by the Engineering Manager
    * Ensure proper loading of vessels during catalyst, desiccant, packing, and gauze changes
    * Act as the project engineer for capital projects, which includes the responsibility for coordinating the design team to achieve overall design accuracy for all engineering disciplines associated with the project

    Requirements:





    * Degree in Chemical Engineering
    * Engineering experience in the chemical process industry
  • Valid City, State or Zip Code: Baton Rouge
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Saturday, 06 August 2022
    * Works daily with team members under the direction of the Engineering Manager to accomplish plant objectives in the following priority areas of Safety, Environmental, Quality, Reliability, Production, Efficiency, Cost Reduction and Innovation
    * Acts as process engineering SME mentoring and reviewing work from junior process engineers as needed
    * Performs and/or initiates effective and timely engineering and technical studies to troubleshoot known plant problems, predict impending problems and to optimize plant operations in the above priority areas
    * Performs and/or contributes to thorough process reviews, Hazard and Operability Studies (Hazops) and "What If" analyses on current operations and on proposed changes to plant equipment, processes and systems via the plant Process Safety Management of Change (MOC) process
    * Performs and/or contributes to Root Cause Failure Analyses (RCFA) and incident investigations and completes assigned action items on schedule
    * Promotes and contributes to successful implementation of projects by providing accurate, timely and thorough design input / design review and by facilitating close coordination and communications with area personnel
    * Promotes and contributes to site Manufacturing Excellence and Operations Driven Reliability (ODR) processes
    * Identifies and facilitates implementation of production, reliability, efficiency and cost improvement opportunities
    * Routinely tracks and reports compressor / turbine/ pump/ exchanger efficiencies, pressure drop surveys, catalyst evaluations, lost tons, and reliabilities issues.
    * Interacts daily with operators and shift supervisors to learn and share knowledge of the plant operations and to meld "reality' with "theoretical".
    * Ensures that Process Flow Diagrams (PFD's), Piping and Instrumentation Diagrams (P & ID's), Steam Balances and Standard Operating Procedures are complete and up-to-date.
    * Performs monthly accounting closing activities as requested.
    * Performs special studies / projects as directed by the Engineering Manager
    * Acts as the project engineer for capital projects which includes the responsibility for coordinating the design team to achieve overall design accuracy for all engineering disciplines associated with the project

    Requirements:












    * Degree in Chemical engineering
    * Engineering experience in the chemical process industry
    * Strong and proficient computer skills in Microsoft Office Suite and Engineering software (HYSIS)
    * Demonstrated experience with process control and implementing advanced process control strategies is a plus
  • Valid City, State or Zip Code: Athens
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Thursday, 04 August 2022
    Through the application of engineering fundamentals and advances process control tools, this position will ensure that processes are centered, capable and in control; reduce process variations; and resolve special causes variation. This position will also provide leadership in the implementation and support of plant automation, electrical and database systems.


    * Responsible for planning, evaluating, organizing and implementing automation related projects and initiatives.
    * Designing or developing new process control systems and revising/maintaining existing processes, developing and implementing WCM projects, managing and guiding contractors, consultants and suppliers.
    * Identify new opportunities and solutions with cost/benefit analysis and make recommendations to improve efficiencies.
    * Provide input into planning and scheduling of projects and preparation of capital expenditures. Interact with managers and supervisors at plant to secure appropriate resources in order to plan and implement controls projects. Interact with consultants and suppliers to determine the compatibility of other systems and products as they may apply to WCM and Controls.
    * Manage automation related projects and provide status reports to plant management. Develop and maintain PLC/HMI systems from the plant floor to management and financial levels.
    * Provides technical support and enhancement of automation related systems (PLC/HMI/VFD/Instrumentation/Data and Voice Networks/plant electrical distribution systems) and implements required updates to avoid technical obsolescence.
    * Develop and maintain standard operating procedures and work instructions. Prepare and maintain data sheets, wiring and Process & Instrumentation Diagrams (P&ID) and flow charts required for the proper and efficient operation of plant equipment.
    * Assure good housekeeping practices following 5S systems, enforce plant rules and safety regulations. May consult with and/or assist other CertainTeed Insulation North American plants on issues. Actively participate in plant safety programs and maintain a knowledge and understanding of Process Safety Management, OSHA requirements, and other safety standards.

    REQUIRED


    * Degree in Electrical Engineering or similar discipline.
    * Applied professional experience in electrical process and Instrumentation and Controls (I&C)/PLC, HMI, AC Drives.
    * Understanding of integrated automation and information systems in a manufacturing.
    * Previous experience in automation, industrial protocols/networking (switching and routing), programming languages, and databases.
    * Proficient in AutoCAD Electrical, including P&ID, IO schematics, one-line diagrams, 3-line schematics and other related knowledge.
  • Valid City, State or Zip Code: Arden Hills
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Wednesday, 03 August 2022
    Direct Hire, Manufacturing Engineer II | Arden Hills, MN | $80-$95k + 10% Bonus


    A leading medical device company is seeking a Manufacturing Engineer II to work in the Metals & Stamping Division. This Manufacturing Engineer would be fixing issues and problem solving if a machine breaks down on the line, line support, tooling validation, process improvements, anything standard for a Manufacturing Engineer.


    * Monitor performance of equipment and processes, providing troubleshooting and root cause analysis of non-conformances, low yields, or other quality/production issues.
    * Communicate effectively to an audience consisting of peers, operations management, and supporting divisions (Operations, R&D, Sourcing, Project Management, etc)
    * Plan, organize and prioritize daily work to meet production and project goals.
    * Apply problem solving and process improvement methodologies to complex and diverse manufacturing processes, across multiple product lines - driving root cause analysis and resolution.
    * Train and/or provide work direction to manufacturing operators and technicians.
    * Recognize quality signals and escalate appropriately within the quality system requirements.
    * Lead projects with cross-functional team members working towards common business goals.
    * Work collaboratively with divisional customer teams (R&D, Sourcing, Sustaining Engineering, Regulatory, Supply Chain, Quality, other) to deliver on new product introductions, change management, process improvements, or business continuity projects.
    * Gather, analyze, and summarize data - drawing conclusions, and reporting out to peers and management.
    * Work with vendors/suppliers on technical design, procurement, and fabrication of materials, equipment, fixturing, tooling etc.

    Qualifications:

    BS or MS: Engineering Degree
    2-6 years' as a Manufacturing Engineer
    Metals, molding or tool and die/machining engineering MUST!

    **Does not require medical device industry experience. Must be a MN resident and someone looking to be with a company long term