Engineering & Supply Chain

Operations Manager- Specialty Chemicals

Date Added: 14/03/2018
Consultant: Redmond O'Shea
Our client is a world class producer of specialised chemicals and has committed significant investment in it's Singapore production facility.

Overview of role

You will be responsible for all production activities on site, this may include manufacturing, planning, logistics and/or maintenance

Responsibilities of the role:

To optimise overall manufacturing performance and solve longer term site problems in areas of SHE, output, efficiency, yield and quality.

As the most senior manufacturing role on site, to influence all departments on site, site senior team, sales, purchasing and supply chain on manufacturing and related matters.

To manage the overall performance of the department including objective setting, appraisals, training, development.

Your direct reports will include managers, team leaders and graduates.

Manage annual cost budget for department. This is likely to be a sizeable part of the overall site budget.

Be accountable for all aspects of department performance including SHE, QA and customer service. Decisions can have a significant impact on site and overall business performance. Decisions are frequent and generally have final authority and also have to be made outside of normal working hours.

You may be required to deputise for Site Director.

To align all resources in department including, people, plant, raw materials and capex to deliver overall performance which meets business needs.

To take a lead role in continuously improving effectiveness of manufacturing operations including costs, people and efficiency. To develop and implement best practice.

To be successful in this role:

Expert on site manufacturing processes and products
Have a strong understanding of SHE, engineering and quality regulation
Have a high level of Interpersonal and negotiating skills. Ability to work under pressure
Degree qualified in Chemical Engineering

To be considered for this role please an up to date copy of your resume to

Licence No: 16S8060
Registration No: R1434570

Type of Work: Permanent

Region: Singapore

Licence No: 16S8060

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