Reliability Manager&Continuous Improve

Fulltime, Ethylene & Sulfur Derivatives

., China Apply Now Apply until: 28 Feb 2020




  • Strictly follow HSE policies & procedures and local regulations, ensure maintenance activities safety without reportable injury and LSR violation
  • ALPS deployment & Improvement (Mainly focus but not limited to maintenance and capex)
  • Lead/ support the local ALPS implementation and build-up of required capabilities and ensure maintenance primary processes full and successful implementation and practical application on a daily base
  • Network within the Nouryon CI community/ALPS team and share insights, problems and opportunities to promote improved performance and problem-solving across the company as well as encourage others to do the same
  • Develop 5S standards and lead to promote 5S in maintenance areas, warehousing,
  • Provide tools, trainings and support to the discipline engineers in driving MRM, asset reliability improvements
  • Support line manager for CI idea generation and find opportunities for ANT saving.
  • Establish & continually optimize site reliability improvement system & processes
  • Develop site AIM/ reliability improvement master plan for site-wide.
  • Lead overall strategy of Maintenance Effectiveness applying various methodologies to promote best practice.
  • Conduct monthly maintenance and reliability data analysis and develop improvement action plan site-wide
  • Drive site TOP bad actor elimination programs
  • Act as project coordinator in maintenance department with P&E and process for projects, actively participate in the capital projects process including providing reliability input to the Engineering Group for equipment design, specification and purchase
  • Setup & lead engineering audits (check lists, documents) to ensure that defined processes are adhered to meet company quality requirements
  • Support to develop & deploy site turnaround procedure, maintain 5-Y forecast and facilitate site turnaround program.
  • Keeping up-to-date on Nouryon and outside developments related to Reliability & Asset


Job Requirements

  • Bachelor degree in related discipline (e.g. Chemical Machinery, Electrical, I&A engineering etc.)
  • Strong analysis and problem-solving skills, able to identify and structure issues, run accurate (also statistical) analyses and synthesize recommendations
  • Strong experience of PM & PdM management
  • Solid project and stakeholder management experience in continuous improvement methodologies such as Lean, Six Sigma, TPM
  • Familiar with reliability engineering methodologies & tools, e.g. SAP,OEE, CBM&RCM, RBI,FMEA, RCPS etc.
  • Strong bias and action oriented toward continuous improvement
  • Strong computer skills (PowerPoint, Excel, Word, SharePoint, JMP); able to prepare various formats of documentation associated with CI programs
  • Extensive experience in coaching and engaging others; able to impart knowledge to others
  • Able to multi-task in high-pressure
  • Excellent communication, presentation and conflict resolution skills on all organizational levels; ability to gain respect and trust through situational leadership and integrity and inspire others to follow and participate in the change process
  • At least 8 years of relevant working experiences in the petrochemical or refinery chemicals industry with over 3 years in multinational company.

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28 Feb 2020
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Ethylene & Sulfur Derivatives
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