Unit Supervisor (equiv. Shift Supervisor or Boardman for New Plant or Backfill)

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Posted on 23 Oct 2020

Unit Supervisor (equiv. Shift Supervisor or Boardman for New Plant or Backfill)


Job Highlights

  • Equiv. Shift Supervisor, Boardman, Panel Operator
  • Petrochemical or Chemical Process Experience
  • Experience of DCS Control

Job Description

The Unit Supervisor (equivalent to Shift Supervisor or Boardman for our New Plant or Backfill in the existing Lactic Plant) is responsible for controlling and monitoring production processes including activities in the processes and process parameters via Distributed Control System (DCS) or at process areas to achieve output targets set i.e. safety, quality and costs.

Prime role and responsibilities shall include:

  • Production Processes Control
    • Control and monitor production process parameters via DCS or at process areas to ensure that all parameters are complied with regulations, SOP and Instructions.
    • Analyze and provide solution against a problem occurred in responsible unit to prevent reoccurrence or impact to other processes.
    • Supervise team member working in field relating to production activities to ensure that process parameters in responsible area are controlled.
    • Record process data and operation parameters.
    • Prepares shift report and communicate necessary information to next shift on duty in effectively manner.
  •  Productivity and production support activities
    • Ensure responsible field area kept clean and dry in accordance with  required procedures and standards.
    • Participate in production support activities such as Skill Block training & development program, TPM, etc.

Qualifications and Justifications

  • Diploma or Degree in Engineering, Science or equivalent field.
  • Minimum 5 years' experience (Diploma graduate) or Minimum 3 years' experience (Bachelor's Degree graduate) directly in petrochemical/chemical production process.
  • Knowledge and solid skill of DCS for Petrochemical/Chemical process.
  • Good communicative English.
  • Good skill of computer esp. MS Office programs.
  • Possess functional competency set e.g. Drive for Result, Process Management, Safety Awareness, Problem Solving, Teamwork, Compliance and Communication.

Company Overview

Corbion, a former CSM/Purac company

Corbion is the global market leader in lactic acid, lactic acid derivatives, and a leading company in emulsifiers, functional enzyme blends, minerals, vitamins and algae ingredients.

We develop sustainable ingredient solutions to improve the quality of life for people today and for future generations. For over 100 years, we have been uncompromising in our commitment to safety, quality, innovation and performance. Drawing on our deep application and product knowledge, we work side-by-side with customers to make our cutting edge technologies work for them. Our solutions help differentiate products in markets such as food, home & personal care, animal nutrition, pharmaceuticals, medical devices, and bioplastics. We have factories in the Netherlands, Spain, Brazil, Thailand and the United States. Corbion has a worldwide network of sales offices and agents in more than 100 countries. Quality, product innovation, and customer orientation are important attributes for our client, which is also characterized by being a collegial, informal and result-oriented company culture.

At Corbion, we live our brand promise "Keep creating", through our science, clear understanding of the markets we serve, and of course through our creative people.

To further strengthen our leadership position in an attractive growth market of lactic acid and derivatives, we have decided to build a new lactic acid plant at our existing site of Purac (Thailand) Ltd. in Rayong Province. We will invest approximately US$190 million in a new 125,000 metric tons, operating at the highest sustainability standards and lowest costs. This results that we will have production capability of lactic acid in our Thailand site of almost 300,000 tons in 2022.

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