process engineer,

China, Zhejiang, Ningbo

Business unit: Ethylene & Sulfur Derivatives

About AkzoNobel

AkzoNobel is a leading global paints and coatings company and a major producer of specialty chemicals, with leading market positions and brands in countries around the world. We operate in a number of important market segments ranging from buildings and infrastructure to transport, industrial and consumer goods. We’re also the sector leader in sustainability and are number one in the renowned Dow Jones Sustainability Index. In practical terms, that means our sustainable solutions are in your lives, and those of your friends and family, every day. We’re the people that make it possible for you to do what you need to do.


- Compliance to company HSE rules, understand PSM framework, and proactively involve in PSM and SAQ audit;
- know-how of process and catalyst, from a basic view to understand the design intention of process, equipment, automation and safety device;
- Continuous improvement plant performance in:  yields, energy consumption, BOM, material efficiency, quality, waste and carry out the activities from senior process engineer and management team;
- Keep tracking  BOM changes daily and report to SPE and process manager for abnormal deviation and carry out the activities for correction; cooperate with operation team on AUM and PEM implementation and control;
- As RCPS champion from plant level to organize workshop, support engineers to use RCPS workshop solve complicated troubleshooting, tracking actions done for owner and follow up relevant KPI changes after actions closed;
- As MOC facilitator to implement the MOC against procedure, implemented against time schedule, and coordination cross departments;
- high involvement in HS of projects, and management the recommendations from HS;
- Based on the plant turnaround schedule, implement shutdown and startup plan, leading activities in related area, including procedures and isolation plan, risk analysis, progress and quality control;
- Follow up KPI of OEE, collecting data and information record with support from SPE and process manager to do analysis and improvement on availability, rate, quality; following up improvements.
- Buildup analysis method based on the know-how of process, and cooperate with lab engineers on analysis equipment, chemicals, and training and assessment operators for sampling, and keep it updating annually;
- As owner to maintain the training system for plant, updating and enrich the training matrix by requirement from external and internally, coordinate between department on trainer resource; executive the training plan to new employee and final assessment before on board;
- Fully dominant in utilities and high focus on the availability, rate and quality on utilities supply to all the plants on the site;
- Experienced in Bio waste water treatment is high preferred:- Familiar and understand the regulations requirements to the waste water treatment;
- Know-how on the process of waste water treatment and equipment of Carrousel, Clarifier, Combined Belt Thickener&Belt Filter Press…and key controls in each.
- Responsible for system optimization based on the diff waste water from plants, and coordination between plants while process upsetting, and correction to the turbance.
- Chemical management in Bio waste water system;
- Lead for new projects technical review, project management, and C&SU activities.

- Compile the standard documents of SOP, EOP, ERP for operation, procedures for system cleaning, purging, innerting, dummy running, loop testing and function test in commissioning & startup phase;

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Closing date

December 31, 2099

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Ethylene & Sulfur Derivatives

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Job requirements/Candidate profile

- Bachelor’s degree in chemical process/engineering
- At least Have >5 y EO/Amines/utilities of relevant working experience in the chemical industry.
- Job experience in Bio Waste Water treatment, Distillation tower background and DCS knowledge is preferred;
- Good communication skill& interpersonal skill;
- Be team player, self-starter, result oriented, quality committed, and proactive. Furthermore, strong work ethic, good organizational skills, set priorities and use time effectively to accomplish tasks; I nnovative/creative, conceptual thinker but also structured problem solver
- Fluent English communication both in oral and written