General Manager of Operations

Samut Prakan, Thailand

Job Reference 1196522

Location Samut Prakan, Thailand

Industry Process - Chemicals

Function Operations & Production

Job Type Permanent

Date Added November 8, 2023

The General Manager of Operations will be the in-charge on the overall management of Manufacturing process of PA and plasticizer, Maintenance and Operations, Utility & shutdown, Quality Check and Assurance and Product Supply chain of the company to grow its current business unit in Thailand and to support the expansion in Thailand. You will guide and empower the production optimization, reduce downtime and maintained ISO standards of production and Quality. You will be also responsible Health, Safety and Environment for the manufacturing unit and effectively managing the work force by production planning and allocation of Manpower. Production Experience in manufacturing in chemical process, petrochemicals complex is desirable.

Key Responsibilities are but not limited:
  • Oversee, direct, and organize the work of the entire operations and partner with all departments to meet budget and other financial goals, and to develop integrated processes that support excellent customer service. This includes the Production, Maintenance, QA / QC, HSE, Procurement with all related support functions;
  • Overviewing chemical production and value engineering operations, performance analysis, optimization of production, development planning, economic evaluation and production forecasting.
  • Production Optimization with high HSE standards.
  • Perform talent assessments for direct reports including goal alignment and professional development. Evaluate promotion, transfer, and inclusion in employee
  • Co-ordinate activities with all other company business units to the best advantage of the organization.
  • Develop, establish, and direct the execution of operating policies and routines to support overall company objectives;
  • Oversee all administrative functions, ensuring smooth daily operations;
  • Oversee, enhance and enforce health, safety, security, environment and risk management, environmental, social and governance performance, and legal activities: client contracts, partnership agreements, leases, and other legal documents;
  • Compliance
    – in accordance with the law and applicable regulations and ISO codes
    – provide leadership to cross functional teams to drive business outcome and increase efficiency
    – develop, implement and manage strategies to reduce risk for negative impacts
    – scale customer operations by developing and empowering high performance teams

Skills, Experience & Qualifications
  • Minimum Bachelor of Chemical engineering or science degree in engineering.   A Master’s degree or equivalent will be an added advantage.
  • A minimum of 15 years of petrochemical operations management in the Chemical  industry in Thailand.
  • Must have proven ability to plan / lead projects & must be able to work under pressure.
  • Possess strong leadership, interpersonal and communication skills to work in a multidisciplinary and multi-tasking team.
  • Excellent computer skills (MS Office-Word, Excel and Outlook).

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