Turnaround Coordinator/Planner at Dow

Posted in Other 10 days ago.

Location: Seadrift, Texas





Job Description:

Dow has an opportunity for a Turnaround Coordinator/Planner located in Seadrift, TX. This role provides technical leadership to improve and optimize the execution, duration, scheduling and resourcing of turnarounds. Supports both new and existing facilities. Works with the site turnaround leadership to develop and implement work processes and tools that will facilitate the optimization of all phases of Global Turnaround Methodology (GTM) in an effort to manage risks and reduce maintenance costs, while improving reliability. Requires conceptual knowledge of theories, practices, and procedures within job discipline.

Responsibilities / Duties:


  • Develops and implements a detailed work process for effectively executing project execution risk analysis (PERA) specific to turnarounds which are leveraged regionally.


  • Implements new tools/technologies that allow for schedule compression and acceleration.


  • Develops and implements leading and lagging metrics that characterize the effectiveness and efficiency of the Site Turnaround organization. Metrics need to be highly visible, easily obtainable, and transparent to turnaround managers and key stakeholders.


  • Champions development of a site model that enables the use of optimization algorithms for turnaround frequency, duration and resource leveling.


  • Partners with Site Reliability team to identify strategic plants to charter projects for TA driver elimination or strategy options.


  • Utilizes Six Sigma to eliminate systemic defects with solutions that drive unparalleled performance.


  • Leverages work process improvements and new tools to the Global Maintenance Tech Center.


Required Qualifications:


  • A minimum of a bachelor's degree or relevant military experience (at or above a U.S. E6 ranking or Canadian Petty Officer 2nd Class ranking) plus 2 years of relevant experience OR a minimum of a high school diploma/GED and at least 5 years of working experience with turnarounds.


  • A minimum requirement for this U.S. based position is the ability to work legally in the United States. No visa sponsorship/support is available for this position, including for any type of U.S. permanent residency (green card) process.


Note: This position does not offer relocation assistance.

Dow Offers:


  • A robust total rewards program, including: competitive base pay, variable pay that rewards individual, team, and Company performance, and comprehensive benefits

  • On-going learning opportunities within a diverse, inclusive and rewarding work environment

  • Career experiences that can span different Dow businesses and functions with opportunities for personal and professional growth

  • The chance to work within a global company and interact with colleagues from around the world

  • Opportunities that spark your imagination and ignite your passion to help others

About Dow

Dow (NYSE: DOW) combines global breadth, asset integration and scale, focused innovation and leading business positions to achieve profitable growth. The Company's ambition is to become the most innovative, customer centric, inclusive and sustainable materials science company, with a purpose to deliver a sustainable future for the world through our materials science expertise and collaboration with our partners. Dow's portfolio of plastics, industrial intermediates, coatings and silicones businesses delivers a broad range of differentiated science-based products and solutions for its customers in high-growth market segments, such as packaging, infrastructure, mobility and consumer care. Dow operates 106 manufacturing sites in 31 countries and employs approximately 35,700 people. Dow delivered sales of approximately $39 billion in 2020. References to Dow or the Company mean Dow Inc. and its subsidiaries. For more information, please visit www.dow.com or follow @DowNewsroom on Twitter.

As part of our dedication to the diversity of our workforce, Dow is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity without regard for race, color, national origin, ethnicity, gender, protected veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, or religion. We are also committed to providing reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in our job application procedures. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, you may contact us at http://www.dow.com/en-us/contact-us or you may call us at 1-800-523-3945.