Shift Production Leader - Chemicals

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Norwalk, CT
Job Type
Direct Hire
Bachelor of Science
Jul 13, 2017
Job ID
Minimum Requirements:
  • B.S. Chemical Engineer with 5+ years’ experience
  • 2+ years of supervision experience of fifteen or more operators
  • Experience out of Chemicals, Foods, Plastics or other related industries
  • Pluses would be experience with reactors, distillation columns, and/or dryers
Job Descriptions:
Our client is a rapidly growing, medium sized chemical oriented company with a low turnover rate and a family-oriented environment. This person will supervise 15 to 25 non-union personnel in this 24/5 plant. They will be one of three dedicated supervisors reporting to the Plant Manager.  Responsibilities include: Diligently maintaining an open communication channel with the other shift supervisors, oversight of the QC lab, EHS –SERT compliance, monitoring daily production, production scheduling, troubleshooting plant processes (reactors, distillation columns and dryers), root-cause analysis of off-spec products, prioritizing lab samples, reviewing production-performance goals, creation of work orders, (MOC) procedures, reduction of energy consumption- cycle time, training and reducing PSM/PHA action item. This plant has a large team of process engineers, project engineers and chemists. Complete benefits are offered as well as bonuses, and matching 401K. Relocation assistance is available.