Chemical Plant Engineering Leader

£60 - 70k Plus Package and Relocation
20 Apr 2017
20 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior Process Plant Engineer (Chemicals)

Location: North Lincolnshire / Yorkshire Border

Excellent Competitive Package on offer including relocation leading to Global career development opportunities

Our client is a Global multi-site chemicals manufacturer. Products are sold worldwide to manufacturers serving a broad and diverse range of consumer and industrial end markets.

You will be a Senior Process / Chemical Engineering Manager, a natural leader of people across the plant, ideally with 10 years' experience.

You will be the senior technical liaison between manufacturing and technical teams

Providing leadership in Process Engineering technical activities supporting manufacturing teams at a Top Tier COMAH chemical plant. You will improve manufacturing capability and thereby ensure step-change improvements to business competitiveness.

You will take a long term technical view of plant performance, continually challenging and leading technical problem-solving opportunities, leading plant installation, commissioning and improvement projects

Managing and mentoring process chemical engineers, driving improvements in technical understanding and problem solving capability (true CI mind-set)

Competencies/ Skills / Behaviours:

Plant experience at a senior level who can bring this knowledge along with the drive and determination to implement and execute change

Advanced knowledge and understanding of manufacturing improvement strategies (Six Sigma, failure rates, OEE, Capacity and Capability roadmaps etc)

Relevant industry codes, standards and guidelines for chemical and process industries, ideally Top Tier COMAH

Commercial Awareness Essential

Degree in Chemical Engineering and Chemical Manufacturing experience is essential

Chartered Engineer preferred (IChemE) preferred

Strong and proven influencer of technical change with proven line management capability