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Dow has an exciting opportunity for an Improvement Engineer to support our location in Hahnville, LA.
The Light Hydrocarbon (LHC) Improvement Engineer leads the prioritization and implementation of plant improvement opportunities, partners with the Plant and Operations leaders to solicit and collect ideas, describe opportunities, and implement projects and meets global business goals through optimization of the process technology, implementation of improvement projects and implementation of Most Effective Technology (MET).
The successful candidate for this job will be a member of the SCO Hydrocarbons Improvement Team. This team improves the plant by developing and implementing projects to increase profitability and improve overall performance. These projects include safety system upgrades, yield and conversion energy improvements, operating discipline enhancements, capacity upgrades, control system upgrades, and various cost reduction efforts. The improvement team also assists operations and plant staff in determining how best to run the plant efficiently and safely.
Key Role Responsibilities
Must possess a TWIC card or be eligible to obtain a TWIC card. For information on TWIC eligibility requirements, please see: https://www.tsa.gov/for-industry/twic (If unable to access link, copy and paste in your browser.)
Your preferred qualifications include:
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.
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