Manager - Plant Engineering



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Up to USD0.00 per year

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Branch Information

Houston Engineering - (USA) SPACES CityCentre One 800 Town & Country Boulevard TX Houston , TX 77024



Job Description

Responsible for the management, direction and coordination of the Engineering department(s) at strategically key and technically complex supported site(s). Manage with an operational excellence philosophy, seeking continuous improvement of site operations.

Support the Effective and Efficient Operation of the supported site(s):

* Develop, manage and maintain the Capital Budget for the supported site, ensuring that priority, schedule and cost goals are met.

* Manage the allocation of resources to meet the goals and priorities of SI Group and the site(s).

* Minimize costs, waste and utilize resources efficiently throughout the site.

* Maintain compliance to Engineering Standards

Excel in Environmental, Health and Safety Performance:

* Maintain and improve the site's assets to reduce the probability of a major incident at the site.

* Manage engineering systems, which improve EHS performance - LOTO drawings, P&IDs, site drawings, maintenance records, Title V records, safety interlock testing records, piping and valve specifications, etc.

* Reduce the injury rates on the site, striving for zero injuries.

* Reduce the number and severity of spills on the site, striving for zero spills.

* Provide competency in PHA/LOPA efforts on projects, to ensure the most inherently safe design.

Continuously Improve the Performance of the supported site(s):

* Continuously identify areas for potential improvement, or alternative solutions to business challenges within the department and the site(s). Seek to improve the use of resources, methods and tools used to conduct work activities within the Engineering Department to make them more streamlined and effective.

* Introduce New Products or processes into the site(s) as quickly and effectively as possible through the Stage Gate process.

* Use established maintenance improvement techniques such as root cause analysis, MTBF, CMMS metrics and analysis of operational data to reduce the number of repeat failures and improve equipment availability, knowledge, training and skills.

* Seek ways to continue to reduce execution times for capital projects.

People Leadership:

* Cultivate a more highly skilled, motivated, and effective organization.

* Manage employee performance, motivating the workforce, attracting, retaining, and developing employees.

Education and Experience

* Bachelor Degree, preferably Bachelor of Science Degree in Chemical Engineering, or Mechanical Engineering from an ABET accredited program

* Minimum 5 years, preferred 10+ years in production or technical roles in a chemical manufacturing facility

* Five to ten years of supervisory experience in a business or factory.

* Graduate level engineering or business degree beneficial

* Demonstrated project management skills