Company: Calumet Specialty Products Partners, LLC
Skills: Engineering Manager, Maintenance Manager, Plant Operations Engineer
Experience: 1 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Princeton, Louisiana, United States


 

PURPOSE AND ROLE:

The Engineering & Maintenance Manager reports to the Plant Manager and provides the necessary support to accomplish Maintenance Department objectives in the most safe, economical and technically feasible manner. This position is responsible for the supervision of the Maintenance Supervisors, productivity of the maintenance hourly workforce, direct scheduling, and maintenance activities in such a manner that high-quality repairs are completed in a timely manner align with the plant's safety objectives. This position also manages the technical aspects of the refinery process, oversees project engineering and manages the site capital expenditure plan. Enhances operations performance, safety, and profitability with process, instrument, and control engineering. Manages Safe Operating Limits (SOL) targets and deviations from plan for management through a structured optimization process. Manages, directs, organizes and controls project/contractor activities.

JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

• Ensures all work is performed safely and in accordance with all Calumet procedures. Coordinates daily job duties for maintenance personnel
• Enhances operations performance, safety, and profitability with process, instrument, and control engineering
• Manages Safe Operating Limits (SOL) targets and deviations from plan for management through a structured optimization process
• Manages maintenance tasks to achieve high equipment uptime and integrity as well as prioritizes multiple tasks and projects
• Efficiently utilizes the J D Edwards maintenance module including the timely close out of work orders, updating of maintenance task routine, generation of reports, etc.
• Coordinates engineering needs for routine work and projects and interfaces with contractors
• Directs major equipment repairs, works with supervisors to prioritize work in repair shops, selects and manages contractors and chosen vendors consistent with Calumet procurement requirements
• Monitors the condition of equipment in the plant in cooperation with the Operations group to maintain reliable operation
• Establishes the performance standards for maintenance utilizing Key Performance Indicators (KPI's), develops the method of measurement, and provides timely and routine feedback to those responsible for the performance (performance management)
• Interprets Process Flow Diagrams, and Process System Piping and Instrumentation Drawings (P&IDs)
• Reads and interprets engineering drawings related to all site Instruments, Analyzers, and Electrical equipment including electrical one line drawings and control system schematics
• Troubleshoots quality and process problems in collaboration with the Operations Department and provides engineering support as needed to ensure that all aspects of equipment operation and maintenance are managed
• Works with Electrical and Instrumentation personnel to improve reliability and utilize new technology
• Performs field audits of work to ensure safety, quality, and productivity
• Learns and applies Calumet engineering standards related to IE field
• Possesses working knowledge of national codes/standards such as NEC, NESC, NFPA70, ISA and others
• Trains and coaches the maintenance personnel to evaluate and improve performance of the team in a continuous manner
• Develops department and project procedures
• Develops and prepares/submits Authorization for Expenditures (AFE's) for capital projects
• Directs and manages project development from beginning to end to include project scope, goals, and deliverables that support business goals in collaboration with management and stakeholders
• Executes the construction of projects within budget and tracks construction change orders for engineering approval
• Manages, directs, organizes and controls project and construction personnel and contractors as required
• Ensures project development from beginning to end to include project scope, goals, expectations and deliverables that support business goals in collaboration with management and stakeholders
• Executes the construction of projects within budget and tracks construction change orders for engineering approval
• Ensures that plant maintenance personnel perform proper housekeeping
• Other activities as assigned by the Plant Manager and Calumet management team

ESSENTIAL ATTRIBUTES:

• Excellent communication skills, including oral, written, and electronic

REQUIREMENTS:

• Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, with specialization in Mechanical or Instrument or Electrical discipline, or related field combined with minimum of five years of experience in an industrial setting with relevant supervisory experience; OR ten or more years technical or craft experience (hands on) in IE equipment in Chemical, or related Industrial fields and strong exposure to maintenance principles and practices with a minimum of three years demonstrated success in positions of progressive supervisory responsibility
• Extensive working knowledge of field maintenance processes in Instrumentation, Analyzers, Electrical and other IE equipment in an industrial environment
• Ability to manage multiple activities and prioritize tasks with minimal direction or oversight. Knowledge of root cause analysis and very strong troubleshooting capability
• Proven safety experience/training and leadership including but not limited to: confined space, lock out tag out, hot work, safe work permits, personal protective equipment, and other critical safety procedures
• Ability to learn any potential new Engineering processes/systems and equipment quickly
• Flexible and willing to work as needed - including nights and weekends as needed
• Exhibits a working knowledge of functions and design/operation of plant instruments and electrical equipment, process and products; methods development and procedures; industrial and personnel administration; labor relations; repair maintenance of instruments and electrical equipment; ability to prepare, administer, and monitor departmental budgets
• Demonstrates technical expertise in field instrumentation including temperature, pressure, level, flow, and other field devices

PREFERENCES:

• Working knowledge of DCS and PLC systems
• Experience in process analyzers

 

About Calumet Specialty Products Partners, L.P.

 

A Commitment to Excellence in Hydrocarbon Specialty Products

Calumet Specialty Products Partners, L.P. (NASDAQ: CLMT) is a master limited partnership and a leading independent producer of high-quality, specialty hydrocarbon products in North America. Calumet processes crude oil and other feedstocks into customized lubricating oils, solvents and waxes used in consumer, industrial and automotive products; produces fuel products including gasoline, diesel and jet fuel; and provides oilfield services and products to customers throughout the United States.

 

Calumet is based in Indianapolis and produces nearly 3,500 unique specialty products used in the development of the world’s most trusted brands and products. Calumet is vertically integrated and holds a comprehensive portfolio of branded products for use in commercial, industrial, and consumer applications. Headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana, the company employs approximately 1,600 people and operates 10 facilities across North America, including 9 specialty products manufacturing and production facilities. Calumet products and services are available in approximately 52 countries across the world; serving approximately 4,400 customers globally.