Production Manager - Chemicals

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Los Angeles, CA
Job Type
Direct Hire
Bachelor of Science, Bachelor
Aug 18, 2017
Job ID
Salary Range: $110,000 – $130,000/yr. base salary (bonus eligible role)
Minimum Requirements:
  • B.S. Chemical Engineering, Chemistry or Mechanical Engineering required
  • 7+ years of overall experience with at least 3 years of supervision experience
  • Must have a background in chemicals manufacturing, ideally compounding
  • Big pluses would be: lean six-sigma certification
Job Description:
This person will work in a 100-person manufacturing plant; one side of the plant does catalyst recycling and the other half of the plant produces specialty chemicals. Unit operations that are used at the plant include reaction and distillation and it is a wet chemistry process. This person will supervisor 1 shift supervisor, 3 crew leaders and 1 planner and about 15 operators report to the crew leaders. The main thrust of this person’s responsibilities will be overseeing production and production personnel as well as interacting with customers to assess the demand for the products that this company produces. This person will report to the plant manager of the facility. Relocation assistance is available and will include movement of household goods, temporary living assistance, etc. The parent company is a global materials manufacturing company with many facilities throughout the U.S. and World and about 13,000 employees worldwide.