Lubrizol Engineering & Maintenance Manager in Gastonia, North Carolina
Engineering & Maintenance Manager
Lubrizol, a Berkshire Hathaway company, is a market-driven global company that combines complex, specialty chemicals to optimize the quality, performance and value of customers’ products while reducing their environmental impact. Lubrizol produces and supplies technologies to customers in the global transportation, industrial and consumer markets. These technologies include lubricant additives for engine oils, driveline and other transportation-related fluids, industrial lubricants, and additives for gasoline and diesel fuel. In addition, Lubrizol makes ingredients and additives for home care and personal care products and pharmaceuticals, and specialty materials, including plastics technology and performance coatings in the form of resins and additives.
Company Information and Key Responsibilities/Accountabilities
This position will report to the Gastonia Plant Manager and be responsible for oversight of plant maintenance personnel and working on capital projects throughout the plant.
Ensure a safe work environment and nurture a safety focused culture in the Engineering and Maintenance Department
Provide leadership and direction to the maintenance team
Maintenance Reliability Engineer
Maintenance Mechanics and Technicians
Oversee and control plant maintenance budget
Execute capital projects
Refine project scope with requestor
Perform design calculations
Estimate Project Costs
Provide construction oversight and management throughout the project
Provide resources and technical support for continuous improvement programs in the plant
Participate in capital planning.
Assist with external, internal, plant wide and departmental HSE&S audits.
Other duties as required and directed by Plant Manager.
Requirements - Education, Experience, Skills
BS in Engineering, Chemical preferred, or Mechanical with extensive chemical unit operations experience
7-10 years of experience in the chemical field
3-5 years of capital project engineering experience with demonstrated competencies to successfully manage project and construction activities
Knowledge of mechanical equipment, tools, and maintenance procedures
Capable of leading problem-solving teams
Demonstrated planning and organizational skills
Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate with all levels of the organization
Strong MS Office products knowledge and skills
Considered a plus
·Experience with DeltaV, OSI PI Process Book, SAP, Process Safety Management
Gastonia at http://www.gastonchamber.com/ is part of the Charlotte metropolitan area. Charlotte at http://www.charlottesgotalot.com/ is the largest city between Washington, D.C. and Dallas, Texas. Because of the ease of getting to Charlotte from anywhere in the world, it has earned the nickname "the International Gateway to the South." Charlotte is located just hours away from the beautiful Great Smoky Mountains to the west and popular beaches, including Myrtle Beach, on the Carolina coast. Whether it's arts and culture, sports and recreation, dining, shopping or nightlife & entertainment, Charlotte has it all at http://goliveworkplay.com/charlotte/uptown .
Lubrizol is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, color, national origin, citizenship, age, religion, marital status, military service, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, or any other characteristic or trait protected by federal, state, or local law.
Nearest Major Market: Charlotte
Nearest Secondary Market: Concord
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