|Job Ref:||119031IH||Employer:||Morson International||Industry:||Manufacturing||Country:||United Kingdom||City:||Cheshire||Address:||Post Code:||SK9||Post Date:||21/10/2016 20:20|
We are looking to recruit a Process Improvement Engineer to be based in Middlewich.|
The role provides day to day operational support and delivers process improvement projects for the Salt manufacturing team. You will be assisting the Technical Manager, Production Manager and production teams to deliver production and efficiency targets and to ensure compliance with our clients quality, safety, health and environment (QSHE) standards. Duties include the identification, investigation and resolution of operational issues and the delivery of multi-discipline continuous improvement projects.
Provide day-to-day technical guidance to the manufacturing units to resolve QSHE and production output issues. Identify, investigate and resolve process plant production and efficiency issues, managing the involvement of operations and/or maintenance teams and/or contractors as required.
Initiate, scope and project manage through to completion QSHE and process improvement projects agreed through the Technical Manager and site development forum.
Support the Site continuous improvement lean six sigma activities by engaging with operators and maintenance personnel to identify and prioritise process improvement projects.
Highlight potential business improvement opportunities to the Technical Manager and assist in building the justification case for capital investment through the Site capital expenditure budget.
Prepare change control / modification requests for approval utilising knowledge of modifications approval process.
Identify and assist with process control improvements, scoping changes to plant control system graphics, trends and control philosophy including PLC and DCS systems.
Assist with Site process safety management requirements, including the preparation of process line diagrams for process units and involvement in process safety review meetings.
HNC or equivalent in Chemistry, Chemical Engineering or similar discipline.
Significant (5 years plus) experience of process plant production operations.
Experience of delivering improvement initiatives including multi-discipline process plant development projects.
Degree in Chemistry / Chemical Engineering.
Trained and accredited (internal or external body accreditation) to Green Belt standard in Continuous Improvement techniques, e.g. Lean, Six Sigma or Lean Six Sigma.
IOSH Managing Safely qualification.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
High energy and resilient.
A team player with ability to influence and persuade others to build commitment toward a common goal.