Kuraray GC Advanced Materials Co., Ltd. (KGC) / Kuraray Advanced Chemicals Co., Ltd. (KAC)

Shift Supervisor

Kuraray GC Advanced Materials Co., Ltd. (KGC) / Kuraray Advanced Chemicals Co., Ltd. (KAC)
Salary negotiable
Posted on 02 Mar 2021

Shift Supervisor

Kuraray GC Advanced Materials Co., Ltd. (KGC) / Kuraray Advanced Chemicals Co., Ltd. (KAC)

Job Highlights

  • Minimum 10-year experience in operation function
  • Experience with reactor, distillation, pump, Etc.
  • Minimum of 3 years as a shift supervisor.

Job Description

Purpose of this role
- Serve as Shift supervisor, lead and supervise own production team : HSBC , PA9T , KAC's production line.

Principal Accountabilities :
  1. To take full responsibility for the shift in terms of staff managementproduction management, and quality targets, ensuring the smooth running of the production processes.
  2. To take full responsibility for the product’s quality which is under its own responsible shift to be in line with the company quality systems, processes, and procedures.
  3. To ensure that HSE (Health, Safety, and Environmental) rules and regulations are in line with the companies HSE policy.
  4. Monitor, measure, and report on production performance, general issues.
  5. To support for Major plant shutdown and shutdown maintenance include solving the immediate problems about emergency plant shutdown.
  6. Serve as the site leader after normal business hours and Incident Commander or Incident Operations role in an emergency situation.
  7. To take full responsibility for a safety work permit approver that needs to be clearly understood between the area owner and the worker before work begins and followed to safety complete the work.
  8. Manage, develop, and motivate direct reporting staff to execute Basic Equipment Care (BEC).  
  9. To work closely with other Shift Supervisors to ensure production handovers are effective.
  10. Coordinate with the team to accomplish goals of improved production, quality, and yields.
  11. To have an active role in the companies continuous improvement plan to achieve plans for future growth within the company.
  12. Ensuring company resources are used effectively to ensure optimization of operating costs.
  13. Make appropriate decisions align with the company's organizational structure.
  14. Maintaining a high level of timekeeping.
  15. Other tasks as assigned by Management.

Qualification :

: High vocational certificate in Petrochemical or related field.
: Ability to solve immediate problems.
: Well English communication (oral and written)
: Leadership skill.

Experience :    

Minimum 10-year experience related to operation function with minimum of 3 years as a shift supervisor.
Experience in Polymer / Petrochemical manufacturing is preferred. 
Extensive experience with reactor, distillation, pumps, and instrumentation.
Hands-on experience with DCS control systems.
Incident command experience and trained for emergency situations.
- Experience in start-up grass-roots plant including pre-commissioning & commissioning work would be advantaged.

Additional Information

Career Level
Years of Experience
10 years
Job Type
Full Time

Company Overview

Kuraray GC Advanced Materials Co., Ltd. (KGC) is a Joint Venture between Kuraray Co., Ltd, PTTGC and Sumitomo Corporation. The three companies are co-investing in the project to develop a Performance and Specialty Chemicals Business to manufacture Super Engineering Plastic (High-Heat Resistant Polyamide-9T, or PA9T) and Hydrogenated Styrenic Block Copolymer (HSBC) products in Thailand. 

Kuraray Co., Ltd has a subsidiary company, Kuraray Advanced Chemicals (Thailand) Co., Ltd. (KAC) which is located in the same area, producing 3-Methyl-1,5-Pentanedial (MPD).

KGC and KAC are managed and supervised under same Management team, sharing common Policy, Mission, Vision and Goal.

Additional Company Information

Benefits & Others
Dental insurance, Free shuttle bus, Life insurance, Medical insurance, Overtime pay, Performance bonus