Production Supervisor

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Production Resource
Location: United States : Westwego, LA
Function: Production & Technology
Career Level: Graduates (< 2 years)
Legal Entity: Evonik Cyro LLC
What we offer
You will work on exciting and challenging topics together with a team in an ultra-modern, innovative and creative environment. Intensive on-the-job training with expert colleagues guarantees you will quickly become familiar with your duties and perform them independently. Performance related pay and the opportunity for personal and professional development are of course part of the package. Since 2009 Evonik Industries AG has been certified as a family-friendly company by the German Hertie Foundation.
Provide direction and guidance to Operators in their safe and efficient operation of the Fortier Facility; be available as a resource to Operators in their routine activities and their development. Measure and monitor operations to assess performance versus defined expectations and ensure that corrective measures are planned and executed to resolve deviations from plan. Coordinate with Maintenance/Engineering to ensure the timely and efficient planning and execution of routine maintenance, turn-around maintenance, and process improvement.
Ensure that quality products are efficiently and reliably produced via safe and environmentally responsible operations as measured by defined KPIs.
Knowledge and understanding of the production units and processes with respect to both chemistry and process technology. Familiarity with process equipment sufficient to work in close cooperation with Maintenance/Engineering to resolve problems and improve processes.
Works directly with Operators to establish and execute routine production plans and keep Operators informed as to plant needs and plans.
With guidance from Operations Management and Engineering, define and execute, via direction and guidance to Operators, the routine operational plan for the plant.
Defining and guiding operational parameters and performance has a direct impact on process efficiency in terms of both energy and raw material yields.
Production Resources must demonstrate strong interpersonal skills including listening and communicating (both written and verbal), facilitation and teambuilding, teaching, coaching, and mentoring; these skills are applied with Operators and Mechanics/E&I/contractors, Production Resource and Maintenance peers, and Engineers and other functions and members of management.
Observing, assessing, and evaluating process performance is key to the role, and the identification of process deviations is vital. The ability to quickly ascertain situations and conditions requiring intervention is a fundamental aspect of the role.
High School Diploma or equivalent; Process Technologies education preferred.
English; demonstrated proficiency in both written and verbal skills.
3 years (process industries experience preferred).
Operational background.
Familiarity in working with the parameters defined in a Collective Bargaining Agreement and unionized workforce.
Your application
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Evonik Corporation is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other legally protected status.
Please note that Evonik will not accept any unsolicited application documents sent by staffing firms. Evonik works in conjunction with preferred service providers and will not pay any fee to staffing firms in the absence of an appropriate framework agreement. Should Evonik receive a candidate profile from a staffing firm with which it has no framework agreement, and should this candidate subsequently be considered in the recruitment process or offered employment, no claims from the staffing firm will be entertained in this regard.

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