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Production Manager

Kelly Services
Orange, TX 77631

Kelly is seeking a Production Manager/Planning Engineer for one of outstanding clients in Southeast Texas. This is an immediate need for a permanent position. The ideal candidate will have significant experience working in a Manufacturing and or Chemical Processing plant.


+ Manage and direct all operations of the Unit at the Orange facility.

+ Provide leadership to the Production Supervisors, Operators and Production Engineer.

+ Effectively manage these groups to achieve safe, environmentally sound, and cost-efficient plant operations while meeting production and quality requirements.

+ Adhere to all PSM and plant HSE standards, policies and procedures and maintain a safe and clean work environment.

+ Effectively utilize all the resources available including operators, facilitators, engineers, R D, Plant Support Teams, and external experts when required.

+ Provide leadership in unit safety excellence, transformation improvement initiatives, quality improvement, people development and training to drive operational excellence.

+ Create and promote an atmosphere focused on proactive and continuous quality improvement behavior to meet/exceed customer requirements and increase customer satisfaction.

+ Participates as a member of the Orange Leadership Team.

+ Understand, manage, and clearly communicate the operating budget and production plan to the Unit team.

+ Support the business team in efforts to maintain and grow market share while reducing working capital

+ Develop cost initiatives for your department that aligns with the business goals.

+ Ensures the safe operation of all personnel in the department.

+ Champions the use of the Tenets of Operations and Company Life Saving Rules.

+ Develop and implement personal and professional development plans for self as well as direct reports

+ Participate as the Production Unit representative on various Business teams as needed.

+ Develops capability to act as Site Manager Relief as needed and directed by the Orange Site Manager.


+ Education: BS in Chemical Engineering or related engineering discipline

+ Minimum 10 years working in an industrial facility, preferably a chemical plant

+ Minimum 5 years of leadership experience in a functional and technical capacity

+ Experience working in an industrial facility with Process Safety Management responsibilities

+ Experience managing 5+ direct reports

+ Collaboration with multiple levels of the organization.

+ Excellent time management capabilities

+ Ability to hire and train Operators

+ Exemplary computer skills, with thorough knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite and Google Drive.

+ Ability to drive transformational organizational culture change; Embraces and teaches company culture

+ Responds well to high-pressure situations

+ Proven ability to analyze situations and data to make sound decisions

+ Detail oriented and self-starter

+ A desire to work in the field, alongside operators, in a chemical manufacturing environment

+ Comfortable working in an industrial environment and the hazards that accompany it, including exposure to all weather elements

+ Comfortable presenting to a group: whether training frontline employees or presenting a safety plan to a potential customer

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

Your engineering skills are in demand, but how do you find the right fit? Easy. With Kelly Engineering, our experts connect you with leading organizations where you can learn and grow, collaborate on innovative projects, and keep your skills sharp with top technology. Whether you prefer the variety and flexibility of short-term projects, or are looking for something more long-term, were here every step of the way to find your dream engineering job.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.
Posted: 2021-09-01 Expires: 2021-10-02

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