Production Manager

Location: Boston, MA
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $110,000.00 - $140,000.00
Degree: Bachelor of Science;
Date: 4/21/2017
Job ID: 02475185
Job Description
Minimum Requirements:
B.S. Chemical Engineering with 8+ years total experience and 3+ years of in-plant supervision experience out of chemicals, foods, pharmaceuticals, specialty chemicals. This candidate must have second level supervision experience or have experience managing front line supervisors. Pluses would be experience in the following: PSM regulations, unions, batch reaction, DCS and hiring of personnel. An ideal candidate must portray a high level of motivation and drive.
Job Description:
This person will work in a medium sized, PSM regulated plant that has recently undergone a major expansion and is well funded for future growth. This role will be supervising front line supervisors, 35 operators, and a production engineer. The demand for the specialty chemicals is high which would mean hiring of personnel and expanding production lines. The plant primarily uses batch reactors with newly updated DCS controls and is well staffed with engineers in the following departments, Process, Project QA and reliability.  This international client is a well-respected leader in the production of specialty chemicals, resins and active pharmaceutical ingredients and has multiple sites around the globe including US plants in RI, TX, IN and NJ. This job has high growth potential and reports to the division VP who has multiple site responsibility.