Chemical Production Manager (161861) IL based, willing to relocate

Know where to find a Chemical Production Leader with a strong track record of performance and servant leadership skills supporting Fortune 500 chemical companies?  We do!!!  

 

Call me NOW at 724 814 3791 or email me at bsweedar@mriomega.com  to discuss this Game-Changing Talent who is ready to make a difference in your operation!

 

  • Chemical Production Manager with 26 years of leading teams for companies like BASF, DOW, Cabot, and FMC
  • Cross-training operators on best practices. Production went up 33% and achieved a 40% reduction in manhours and cut overtime by 27%
  • Completed a plant project that had been in limbo for 10 years. Finished the project in 2 months and came in $250k under budget.
  • Value stream map of the process showed deficiencies. Addressed this and we dropped reject rate from 15% down to 4.7%
  • Addressed the operator issues and productivity increased by 17% and reduced scrap by 12%
  • Reject rate was over 15% on 12 mold lines and I reduced it below 5%
  • Six Sigma Green Belt Champion – managed several green belt projects
  • We eliminated nuisance alarms and delivered $85k in savings in the 1st quarter alone.
  • Leading a team of 200+
  • Coordinates all daily activities of shift personnel in operating equipment and processes.
  • Six Sigma Green Belt Champion – managed several green belt projects.
  • Process control troubleshooting.
  • Supervision and execution of Confined Space Entries, utilizing air monitoring devices.
  • Chemical Manufacturing
  • Coatings Manufacturing
  • Batch Manufacturing Operations
  • Blending Operations
  • Petrochemical Manufacturing
  • Process Optimization
  • Process Troubleshooting
  • Meeting Manufacturing Delivery Targets
  • Increasing Production Capacity
  • Increasing Throughput
  • Holding Kaizen Events
  • Holding Kanban Events
  • 5S / 6S Methods
  • Implementing Lean Into Manufacturing
  • ERP Systems / MRP Systems
  • JIT Systems
  • ITAR
  • FAR

 

EDUCATION

  • Associates Degree General Arts & Sciences
  • Yellow Belt/Six Sigma certification and Greenbelt training
  • Basic Operator Course 1 and 2
  • Chemical Operator Course 1 and 2
  • Chemical Operations Certificate
  • Well trained in polymer and batch production, particularly in resins and coatings,
  • Incident Commander trained
  • OSHA 10 Certified
  • Hazmat / Hazwopper trained