Production Leader

Location: Jacksonville, FL
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $80,000.00 - $105,000.00
Degree: Bachelor of Science;
Date: 11/9/2017
Job ID: 02536605
Job Description
Minimum Requirements:
B.S. Chemical Engineering with a total of 3+ years of industrial experience out of chemicals with 1+ years of supervision experience of 10-15 hourly personnel. Candidates could currently hold the title of a production engineer or a process engineer with experience as a relief supervisor or similar supervision responsibilities. Experience with the following would be a plus: maintenance coordination, production scheduling, operator training, safety, production tracking, PSM, distillation, reaction, SPC, data acquisition systems, and six-sigma certification.
 
Job Description:
Our client is a medium sized, specialty chemical producer, some of which are FDA and GMP regulated. This is a non-union chemical plant that produces liquid and powder specialty chemicals using both a batch and continuous reaction, distillation and drying process. This person will only work days but will supervise a total of sixteen operators over a four shift operation. Responsibilities include; production scheduling and tracking, unit production support, ensuring unit meets EHS standards, maintenance coordination, operator assistance/training, filling in for Area Managers as needed, implementing SPC, and monitoring of DCS systems. Onsite technical staff includes Area Managers, who are chemical engineers, Maintenance Engineers, Process/Project Engineers, Controls Engineers and Plant Chemists.  The parent company has several US plants as well as overseas facilities. Relocation will likely be in the form of a lump sum payment and will be determined based on the needs of the applicant. This position is bonus-eligible and full medical and dental benefits are also part of the package.