Assistant Production Manager - Charleston, West Virginia United States - 33098



JOB DESCRIPTION

Job #: 33098
Title: Assistant Production Manager
Job Location: Charleston, West Virginia - United States
Employment Type:
Salary: $110,000.00 - $130,000.00 - US Dollars - Yearly
Employer Will Recruit From: Nationwide
Relocation Paid?: Yes

WHY IS THIS A GREAT OPPORTUNITY?


Global specialty chemical plant nestled near the charming city of Charleston, WV offering a low cost of living and tons of outdoor acitives.  Close to mountains, takes, rivers, parks for every type of recreational activities(camping, hiking, fishing, mountain biking, hunting, etc.).  This plant produces BIODEGRADEABLE RESINS!!

JOB DESCRIPTION

Provides day-to-day leadership and overall guidance to the hourly production staff (Team
Leaders, Operators, Specialists). Ensures high standards of safety and environmental
performance while delivering against production cost, quality and schedule objectives.
Key Results: – key business results or outcomes associated with the Position:
a. Skilled Shift Team Leaders who are involved, educated, and know and demonstrate
the company vision, policies, and procedures.
b. Highly productive and effective work teams that consistently meet production,
schedule and quality targets.
c. A clean and safe work-place.
d. Compliance with all government and Kureha Safety, Environmental and Health
policies and procedures and regulations.
e. Continuous improvements in safety, productivity, quality, and cost.

PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Following is a list of primary duties and responsibilities which take up the majority of
time on a daily basis. The position will be evaluated and held accountable for being able to
perform the essential functions of the job. Reasonable accommodations will be made when
possible. This list is not all inclusive. Other duties may be assigned.

? Train, coach, and mentor shift Team Leaders to develop their skills and the skills of
their teams.
? Lead development of safety and operations excellence culture among production
staff.
? Lead day to day plant operations.

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? Drive continuous improvements in safety, productivity, quality and cost.
? Involve teams in problem solving activities with an emphasis on continuous
improvement.
? Organization and cleanliness of the plant areas.
? Serves as a role model for ensuring compliance with Kureha PGA policies.

SECONDARY FUNCTIONS:
Following is a list of duties and responsibilities which take up minor time on a daily
basis, but must be accomplished along with the Primary Duties.
? Ensures compliance with all federal and state safety/environmental laws and regulations.
? Leads or participates in pre-start-up safety reviews.
? Troubleshooting and problem solving of process issues.
? Investigate incidents, determine root causes, and complete corrective actions to prevent
repeat.
? Sufficient production staffing and scheduling including overtime.
? Works with staff to determine maintenance needs for production in a manner that is least
disruptive to production.
? Coordination of equipment servicing.

QUALIFICATIONS

-BS Chemical Engineer degree(may look at a BSME if they have solid production engineering experience at a chemical plant)

-5+ years of COMPLEX CHEMICAL PROCESSING experience(batch or continuous)

-2+ or Supervisory experience(operators, technicians or engineers)

-5+ of solid CHEMICAL PRODUCTION/OPERATIONS Eexpernce(

-experience with distillation columns/towers, separation tanks, heat exchangers or reactors preferred

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Education:
University - Bachelor's Degree/3-4 Year Degree

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