Equipment Manager (m/w/d) Industrial Water Treatment Job at Solenis – in Home Office
Solenis is a leading global producer of specialty chemicals for water-intensive industries, including the pulp, paper, oil and gas, chemical processing, mining, biorefining, power and municipal markets. The company’s product portfolio includes a broad array of process, functional and water treatment chemistries as well as state-of-the-art monitoring and control systems. These technologies are used by customers to improve operational efficiencies, enhance product quality, protect plant assets and minimize environmental impact. Headquartered in Wilmington, Delaware, the company has 41 manufacturing facilities strategically located around the globe and employs a team of approximately 5,200 professionals in 120 countries across five continents. For additional information about Solenis, please visit www.solenis.com |Twitter | LinkedIn.
Currently we are looking for candidates for:
Equipment Manager (m/w/d) Industrial Water Treatment
Location: Home based, preferably in the Krefeld area, Germany
Contract Type: permanent full time role
This position plays an integral role supporting the EMEA Equipment Sales team strategy for Europe North Area.
Duties & Responsibilities
Assist the Engineering team from the beginning of the opportunity/project, help to clarify the scope, identify/assess technical risks, and define the best technical solutions also creating competitive advantage for Solenis.
Supervise and/or take over onsite survey, conception, and basic design by making sure the best technical and economical compromise is reached between OPEX and CAPEX.
Evaluate specifications, check compliance with the PO requirement, set schedule execution and completion times, and staffing requirements for each phase of construction and/or equipment installation.
Define technical specification and procedures for each step of the project execution with Engineering team support, to assist the purchase department when issuing a PO to our sub-suppliers.
Inspect work in progress to ensure that workmanship conforms to specifications and the adherence to construction schedules.
Review project specifications and confer with internal and/or external Engineering concerning assistance required such as plan preparation, acceptance testing, evaluation of field conditions, design changes, and reports. Inspect construction site to determine conformance of site to design specifications and equipment placement.
Supervision, overall project management of external EPC Company on medium size projects.
Assistance on existing OM contracts for troubleshooting and diagnostic, managing when needed internal or external resources.
Coordination of local Services request and execution when needed.
Manage subcontractors relationship to ensure Solenis core drivers alignment.
Involvement in continuous improvement approach on existing Operation and Maintenance contracts, increasing Solutions Provider Strategy of our company.
If requested, review plant operations through evaluation of operating reports, laboratory data and visual inspections.
Take over supervision of installation of new equipment at different site interacting with local workers, leading start-ups and signing off commissioning performance.
Degree as Chemical Engineer with proven experience in process selection, designing and implementation of water treatment systems and chemical injections packages, with 1-2 years’ experience in chemical applications onsite.
Mechanical Engineer with 2-4 water treatment experience can be also considered.
Have a good knowledge of mechanical, piping, electrical, materials and their compatibility with most common chemicals and specialties.
Be familiar with control & monitoring instrumentation, remote and local modes; DIGITAL as a must for project implementation.
Have knowledge of ATEX requirements and awareness of Hazop/FMEA norms.
Awareness of most used international standards and norms required for equipment construction and certification.
Fluency in both German and English; Dutch would be an asset.
Flexible to travel 50% working time.
Flexible to travel abroad in BENELUX and DACH region.
The successful candidate must have a valid driving license.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Salary & Benefits
Solenis is proud to be an employer that gives equal consideration to all candidates without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status or disability status.
At Solenis, we understand that our greatest asset is our people. That is why we offer competitive compensation, comprehensive benefits and numerous opportunities for professional growth and development. So, if you are interested in working for a world-class company and enjoy solving complex challenges, whether in the lab or the field, consider joining our team.
Company: Solenis –
Company Location: Home Office