Operational Excellence/Continuous Improvement Reliability Director, Freeport, TX
At BASF, we create chemistry through the power of connected minds. By balancing economic success with environmental protection and social responsibility, we are building a more sustainable future through chemistry. As the world?s leading chemical company, we help our customers in nearly every industry meet the current and future needs of society through science and innovation. We provide a challenging and rewarding work environment and are always working to form the best team?especially from within, through an emphasis on lifelong learning and development. And we are constantly striving to become an even better place to work. BASF has been recognized by Forbes Magazine as one of America?s Best Employers in 2017. Come join us on our journey to create solutions for a sustainable future Where the Chemistry Happens? Operational Excellence/Continuous Improvement Reliability Director, Freeport, TX (1805655)The Director, OpEx/CI Reliability is a member of the Industrial Petrochemicals Manufacturing Leadership Team. Charged with leading and implementing Operational Excellence across Industrial Petrochemicals, the Director will also lead the team to implement best practices across all sites and improve safety, reliability and maintenance performance. In coordination with the Engineering organization, one will ensure all available resources are engaged and that EHS and work improvements developed from internal benchmarking and external reliability support is sustained in f Freeport and is implemented across the Industrial Petrochemicals manufacturing sites.Formula for Success: You Will? Leverage your exceptional experience with impactful manufacturing processes and drive EHS excellence and high reliability excellence in all Industrial Petrochemicals facilities in North America (NA)Successfully generate a strategic reliability roadmap and assure its execution and fulfillment in all NA Industrial Petrochemicals facilitiesManage the capital planning process for Industrial Petrochemicals coordination with Asset Management and Technology resourcesCapitalize on your Process Optimization expertise, partnering with all levels of the organization driving continuous improvement and resolving technical problems while optimizing operationsHelp drive Operational Excellence in the Industrial Petrochemicals Operations including driving process for tracking, reporting, and the execution of OpXManaging fixed costs through cost center management and review processExercise your culture change leadership, driving optimal employee engagement and building and develop high performing teamsWork with NA safety and local EHS groups to ensure that all Process Safety Guidelines are followed in all Industrial Petrochemicals plants, including fulfillment of Zero loss of containment, corrosion under insulation and mechanical integrity requirementsCollaborate with global benchmarking teams, translating and driving impactful site and process improvementsCreate Your Own Chemistry: What We Offer You? Adding value to our customers begins with adding value to you. You@BASF is the suite of benefits, perks, programs and unique opportunities we offer to support you?the whole you?in all stages of your life and career. With you@BASF, you create your own chemistry. The total rewards that you receive as a BASF employee go way beyond a paycheck. From competitive health and insurance plans, to robust retirement benefits that include company-matching contributions, to making sure you never stop learning, we believe investing in you is investing in our success. Working for a large, global organization, you?ll have a chance to grow professionally and personally, expand your network and build a rewarding and dynamic career.Apply for this job.