Production Engineer



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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 Phone : -



Job Description

The Production Engineer is responsible for development and long term strategy implementation within the operating unit.

Key Responsibilities

* Identify and prioritize on-going unit performance gap issues and work with the Area Technical Manager to develop plans to resolve those gaps

* Provides Technical Assurance for change activities within the operating unit

* Ownership of the unit HSE Management Systems (PSSR Leader, PSS, SOCs, Overpressures, Process Descriptions, and MOC)

* Ownership of Unit Production / Capacity and Reliability Management Systems

* Ownership of Unit Quality Management Systems

* Primary owner for customer complaint resolution

* Interface for Projects within the Operating Unit

* Applies technical principles, theories and concepts.

* Provides technical solutions to a wide range of difficult problems.

* Exercises considerable latitude in determining technical objectives of assignments.

* Plans and conducts assignments generally involving the larger and more important projects.

* Able to solve complex operating issues through collaboration with peers, and the assistance of direct reports or next management.

* Manages small to intermediate project teams.

* Defines the scope and objectives of projects based on operational needs.

* Provide direction to junior engineers and evaluates their work.

* Determine scope, budget and timeline of projects, understanding the profitability impact of projects and manages accordingly.

* Own the financial results of assigned projects in functional areas and influences others to do the same

Required Skills

* 4+ years of engineering experience.

* Knowledge and capability to use advanced systematic and creative problem solving tools.

* Ability to conduct briefings to senior management.

* Supervisory training and project management.

* Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to interface seamlessly with operating technicians, support staff, technical staff, and other aspects of the business such as supply chain and sales.

* Ability to frame up, prioritize and execute process improvements according to value, cost and risk with limited supervision.

* Opportunity identification, solution development, cost estimating, field implementation, and technical success within budget for small capital projects.

* Demonstrated leadership skills and the ability to work and communicate effectively with all levels of employees to plan, organize and complete multiple programs from inception to start up.

* Manufacturing experience in an OSHA 1910.119 PSM facility (large quantities of flammable or highly hazardous chemicals) with demonstrated excellent safe work behavior

* Comfortable functioning in a variety of roles ranging from plant floor troubleshooting and problem solving to leading long term process improvement projects.

* Polymerization knowledge and experience, especially if in a solvent based system is preferred.

* Experience with chemical batch processing is preferred.

Education, Certifications & Licenses

* Bachelor Degree in Chemical Engineering or other related field of study.

* Six Sigma and/or Lean Manufacturing experience preferred. Green Belt or Black Belt certification would be advantageous