Solvay is a multi-specialty chemical company committed to developing chemistry that addresses key societal challenges. We innovate and partner with customers in diverse global end markets. With over 1,500 products, Specialty Polymers offers the widest range of high performance polymers in the world, allowing tailor-made solutions such as pushing the limits of metal replacement in the electronics, automotive, aircraft and healthcare industries. The GBU has unparalleled expertise in three technologies: aromatic polymers, high barrier polymers and fluoropolymers.
The Production Coordinator provides operations leadership to the manufacturing unit. The position is responsible for the safety of all employees and equipment in the unit. The position ensures the unit is operated in an environmentally sound and cost effective manner while supplying compounded material meeting all quality requirements per plan to internal and external customers. The position supervises manufacturing personnel in the area and reports directly to the Site Leader. The individual in this position is expected to participate on local safety teams and to take an active role in implementing Manufacturing Excellence at Greenville
The position is responsible for the following: - Understand and clearly communicate the production plan to the team. - Effectively utilize all the resources available including operators, facilitators, engineers, R&D, Plant Support Teams and external experts when required. - Ensure the Team has tools and training required to achieve their goals and function effectively in his/her absence. - Achieve outstanding HSE performance through al safety activities. - Support the business team in efforts to maintain and grow market share while reducing working capital. - Identify, develop, and implement actions necessary to reduce fixed and variable costs.
Location/Region: Greenville, SC (US)