Company: BP
Skills: Plant Operations Engineer, Refinery / Plant Operations Supervisor
Experience: 10 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Zhuhai, China
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Responsible for managing a team to deliver safe, optimal and environmentally sound operations, whilst developing the team's technical capabilities and supporting continuous improvement of processes in all aspects of operations.Key Accountabilities
Unit HSE Management
v To ensure BPZ plant process safety and right Control of Work (CoW) process & implementation
v Follow BP HSE and OMS guidance to develop, maintain/update and review safety related KPPs and SOPs to meet the group standards.
v Review the emergency response plan to well control any potential risks.
v Establish an effective monitoring system to ensure critical KPPs & SOPs are followed in right manner by Operation staff.
v Develop an effective monitoring system to ensure BPZ emission and waste water effluent are in compliance with Chinese regulation and BP rules.
v Manage Operating Envelop (OE), alarm optimization, logic & control loop optimization and event investigation
People Management
v Lead people management from objective setting, on-going coaching and performance appraisal to achieve required team performance.
v Help people development through PDP/PLP conversation and follow up action plan
Plant Operation Management
v Direct operation optimization in full aspects for operation excellence
v Set up proactive predictive operation system to improve process stability.
v Set up proactive predictive maintenance program to improve plant reliability and reduce equipment breakdown to achieve high plant availability
v Establish tracking system to monitor plant variable cost to seek optimization opportunity and direct correction if anything off track to achieve the lowest cost in global PTA industry.
v Establish tracking system to monitor cash fix cost to seek optimization opportunity and direct correction if anything off track to achieve the highest reliability and daily maintenance efficiency
v Set up quality management system to seek optimization opportunity and direct correction if anything off track to ensure product is on-spec and meet customer needs
v Establish tracking system to monitor packing cost to seek optimization opportunity and direct correction if anything off track to lowest cost and packing quality if assigned.
v Collect good ideas from Operation staff and materialize them together with Technical team if necessary.
v Ensure raw material supply is well planned and delivered to site
v Manage the operating interface with suppliers
Coordination & Communication
v Work together with manufacturing management team to develop annual plan as well as multiple years plan and offer input to BPZ plant strategy.
v Keep contact with suppliers to ensure no interruption
v Coordinate with technical team to optimise site operation.
v Keep contact with BP R&T for trouble shooting and optimization
Knowledge Management
v Promote learning and sharing culture in Operation to proactively avoid mistakes.
v Set up a systematic approach to catch and record the best practice and lesson learned to form a user-friendly plant knowledge database
v Network with BP R&T and other PTA plants to gain knowledge and good practice and implement them per evaluation

Experience & Expertise
a. Educational background
At least a bachelor degree or equivalent in engineering and science.
b. Experience (years and nature)
v At least 10 years chemical plant working experience. PTA experience is preferred.
v At least two years leadership experience with more than ten reporting staff
v At least three years JV/multinational company working experience
c. Competency
v Bias for excellence - set challenge targets and align people to it
v Open mind and encourages others to be an open mind
v Adaptive and receptive to change - help to lead change
v Coach and mentor others to growth
v Strong influence skill to converge diverse views into consensus
v Be able to make sound decision by taking broad view and systematic thinking
v Good skill of planning and tracking progress
v Ability to work under pressure
v Has knowledge of and concern for both internal and external customers
v Ability to work under pressure

BP is an equal opportunity employer.