Chemours Turnaround Manager in La Porte, Texas

_Chemours La Porte Plant_

_Job Description_

Turn Around Manager

At Chemours, our purpose is to help create a colorful, capable and cleaner world through the power of chemistry!

The Chemours Company headquartered in Wilmington, DE has a Turn Around Manager position available in La Porte, Texas. This is a highly visible, key role within the Company and the Operations function. This position will report to J. David Eccles.

The responsibilities of the position include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • The primary responsibility of the Turnaround Section Supervisor/Turnaround Project Manager is to lead and manage turnaround (TA) activities at the La Porte Chemours Plant. This role must work closely with the Business Line to lead the turnaround process from scope definition through the start-up of the production unit.

  • Works with the TASC (Turnaround Steering Committee) to establish turnaround goals and measurements of success

  • Monitors TAR Core Team progress against milestones, report status to the TASC, and maintains compliance records

  • Leads post turnaround critique to capture improvement opportunities for TASC review and endorsement

  • Implements Change Order process including approval status

  • Actively engages team in utilization of Best Practice tools throughout all phases of the event from pre-planning, TAR execution, and through post TAR activities

  • Stewards team's TAR Best Practice requirements and incident reporting, validates that all responsibilities are met, and develops and implements improvement plans

  • Safety responsibility/accountability

  • Cost allocations

  • Quality/Turnover responsibility and process

  • Involved in contractor selection and evaluation of contract execution

  • Develops alignment documentation when projects are incorporated into an event in the following areas:

  • Promotes and ensures team is utilizing the turnaround efficiency checklist

  • Stewards all internal and external follow-ups to completion

  • Organizes and sets up mechanical responsibility reviews for various events

  • Develops TAR updates at the site level, weekly stewardship packages at MLT (Management Leadership Team) reviews, and weekly HQ (Headquarters) package

  • Develops and presents TAR kickoff meetings

In order to be qualified for this role, you /must possess/ the following:

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills

  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment both internally and externally

  • Strong conflict resolution skills

  • Ability to gather information, assess alternate solutions and consequences, and implement solutions

  • Demonstrated experience managing aggressive milestone compliance / targets

The following skill sets are /preferred/ by the business unit:

  • Previous experience in a turnaround role

  • Prior experience with project management in a manufacturing environment preferred

Chemours is an equal opportunity employer.

Chemours is an E-Verify employer.

Candidates must be able to perform all duties listed with or without accommodation

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