We are a global specialty chemicals leader. Industries worldwide rely on our essential chemistry in the manufacture of everyday products such as paper, plastics, building materials, food, pharmaceuticals, and personal care items. Building on our nearly 400-year history, the dedication of our 10,000 employees, and our shared commitment to business growth, strong financial performance, safety, sustainability, and innovation, we have established a world-class business and built strong partnerships with our customers. We operate in over 80 countries around the world and our portfolio of industry-leading brands includes Eka, Dissolvine, Trigonox, and Berol. https://www.nouryon.com/
Nouryon - has an outstanding opportunity for an Operations Team Lead.
Key Objectives/Principal Accountabilities
The reliable operation of a production unit in a team-based environment, including safety aspects, environmental aspects and chemical manufacturing:
Ensures Business Line, Operations and Supply Chain are fully coordinated
Converts Business Plan to daily operations plan
Provides technical expertise in the daily operations of the unit
Assists Operators in resolving gaps between production and the plan
Analyzes and allocates production losses
Works with the Improvement Engineer to ensure operating plan and reliability issues are coordinated
Accountable for creation of the PPM plan and its effects on the business, safety, and environmental concerns
Maintains data integrity of production loss accounting database and manages MAC values and calculations
Emphasis also includes customer satisfaction, product quality, production rates and schedule in a JIT setting. Daily activity optimization to increase Unit rate and utilization;
Meeting budgets and maintaining the correct variable and fixed cost elements for products manufactured in the unit. This includes correct raw material usage ratios, minimizing scrap, controlling the cost of quality (scrap, rework, recycle, man hours, etc), manpower allocations, overtime and others;
Utilizing understanding of customer ‘critical to success factors’ for betterment of AN & customers;
Daily reconciliation of production using tools in SAP.
Development of technical competencies among team members;
Maintenance of this PSM unit through the Maintenance Team; optimizing utilization (on-stream) with due consideration of safety, reliability and customer requirements;
Ensuring high quality and customer satisfaction for products, through systemization, training and processes in the unit;
Continual improvement of products and processes; strong quality orientation;
Integration of new projects, production methods, equipment and work processes in a unit largely controlled by DCS.
Contribute to an effective KPI and metrics process for Process Safety. Provide insights regarding quantitative and qualitative developments by means of periodical and ad hoc reports and/or analyses for Site Morris.
Build and maintain a network of in- and external stakeholders/partners and represent Site Morris in Process Safety related matters.
This position requires frequent walking to various units in the plant as well as ability to climb ladders, check valves and climb stairs.
50% office, 50% plant