Requisition ID: 2862 Built on talent, technology, and trust, Grace is a leading global supplier of catalysts and engineered materials. The company??s two industry-leading business segments--Catalysts Technologies and Materials Technologies--provide innovative products, technologies, and services that enhance the products and processes of our customers around the world. Grace employs approximately 3,900 people in over 30 countries.Job Description Guide and plan 3-5 year capital plans to upgrade infrastructure.Provide project management and engineering support.Act as a reliability generalist for plants in the region (either Gulf Coast or Chicago area). Provide support in the elements of Reliability-Centered Maintenance, including criticality analysis, condition-based monitoring, preventive maintenance optimization, critical spares, mechanical integrity, and work process optimization. Support resolution of chronic reliability issues through engineering support and networking with the broader Grace organization.Facilitate network of maintenance leaders and engineers across the operations, review KPIs, develop action items for key issues, and review improvement projects.Assist in driving cultural change around maintenance work management. Assess work prioritization, planning and scheduling, and associated management processes; identify barriers; and work on plans to improve.Engage with internal and external expertise to improve reliability processes, including criticality analysis, PdM technologies, condition-based monitoring, preventive maintenance optimization, and critical spares.Lead high impact projects linked to uptime that are critical to meeting business objectives. Required Skills Ability to drive results; bias toward action.Strong knowledge of maintenance excellence processes in a chemical manufacturing environmentLeader of change, with ability to influence and gain support from operator/craft level to executive leadership.Excellent critical thinking skills.Facilitative; can lead a project with multiple stakeholders and align their objectives in order to meet project milestones.Strong interpersonal, communications, and presentation skills.Strong business acumen.Frequent travel to Grace manufacturing locations Required Experience BS and/or MS in Engineering (combustion, mechanical, chemical) required.8-10 years of maintenance excellence experience in a chemical manufacturing environment, including implementing upgraded processes.Experience addressing site infrastructure needs is required.Certified Maintenance and Reliability Professional (CMRP) certification desired.Excellent PC skills, including SAP, Excel, Word and PowerPoint. Grace is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity. Please, no phone calls or emails. All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at Grace via email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written search agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of Grace. No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by Grace as a result of the referral or through other means. Associated topics: business, cost efficient, industrial engineer, manufacturing engineer, methods engineer, project, sap, supply, supply chain
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