|Director Technical Services and Engineering|
|Company :||Significant International Leader in Specialty Chemicals / Minerals|
|Location :||Domestic U.S.|
Director Technical Services and Engineering
Our client has been a world leader in their focus for over 150 years. This longevity can be attributed to a strong R&D program which consistently leads to the development of key specialty chemicals and products for a diverse customer base. Applications for their products are numerous and span various industries such as pharmaceuticals, beverage, personal care, household, industrial and institutional cleaning, coatings and adhesives, and agriculture. As a global company, they have over 5000 customers in nearly 100 countries.
Responsible for leading the capital projects and develop new processes. Direct reports include Project Engineers, Project Managers and Process Engineers. Responsibilities include:
Bachelors degree in Engineering. MBA is desired.
Demonstrated record of accomplishment in project management, safety, reliability and process improvement.
5+ years of senior leadership/management experience
10+ years of overall experience in engineering management.
Ability to blend coaching, modeling, managing and recruiting to effectively drive improved results, develop employees and strengthen operations
Understanding of PLC and HMI systems
Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
Excellent written, analytical and financial skills
Strong presentation skills using PowerPoint and Excel to illustrate capital projects, cost, timing, alternatives and contingencies.