Company: NES Fircroft
Skills: Engineering Manager
Experience: 10 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Hull, England, United Kingdom


This role is to lead all manufacturing and technical activities for the  Asset at the Hull Site so that manufacturing objectives for the business and assets are achieved in full compliance with company SHE standards, all legal requirements, and within the approved budget for the Asset.


Accountabilities of the job: 

Leading & improving the asset organisation:
-    Accountable for the SHE standards across the asset 
-    Adhere rigorously to the Safety Principles, Life Saving Rules and Site policies/standards in all elements of asset operations to lead, drive and ensure required operational, SHE and legislative compliance performance. 
-    Accountable for the technical integrity of the asset
-    Accountable for the definition of the operating envelope, and safe operation within that envelope
-    Deliver production volume against reliability/availability targets
-    Define Cash Fixed Costs budget, and control expenses vs. agreed budget
-    Control and minimise Cash Variable Costs
-    Deliver CAPEX investments on time, without SHE incident and to budget
-    Line manage all direct reports (and ensure same for 2nd reports) in compliance with policies and procedures to ensure current and future manning and development requirements are satisfied.
-    Develop, recommend and implement the future manufacturing strategies for the Asset as part of the Acetyls complex so that future targets for SHE, MPR, quality, capex and cost reductions are met, and that manufacturing makes its full contribution to business profitability
-    Identify, develop and implement improvement plans across all manufacturing activities, including technology road maps
-    Identify growth & debottleneck projects
-    Guide and coach the operations and maintenance engineers
-    Lead and develop the capabilities of the manufacturing organisation
-    Manage all key people issues in the asset
-    Ensure effective communications with the Site Manager to develop and strengthen the business performance
-    Leading part of the Incident management response team for the assets.

Required profile:
Level of education & Experience in general
-    Degree qualified in Chemical, Process or Mechanical Engineer or Chemist
-    >10 years experience in Petrochemical Asset operations
-    Proven track record of leadership roles within chemical production/engineering management
-    Operational experience of COMAH registered installation
-    Good understanding of business financials 
-    Fluent in English

With over 90 years' combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world's leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining, Automotive and Chemicals sectors worldwide.With more than 100 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market-leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.