DYNO NOBEL INC. R and D Site Operations Manager in SALT LAKE CITY, Utah
Job BriefManage the DNA Explosives RandD support operations (Lehi Laboratory facility, Pilot Plant and Test Site), services, functions, facilities and staff. Who We AreDyno Nobel is a global leader in the commercial explosives industry. We provide innovative blasting solutions and quality explosives products throughout North America, Australia and selected customers in the Asia Pacific.Join us in everything that's great about Dyno Nobel: OUR culture, OUR values, OUR commitment to safety and most importantly our PEOPLE. This combination makes Dyno Nobel a terrific place to work.Dyno Nobel is a subsidiary of Australian based Incitec Pivot Limited. IPL's 4500 employees also manufacture and market industrial chemicals and fertilizer products and services to customers around the world.What You'll DoReporting to the VP of Marketing and Bulk Products, you will be the expert in managing the Dyno Nobel Americas Explosives RandD support operations (Lehi Laboratory facility, Pilot Plant and Test Site), services, functions, facilities and staff. You will be responsible for the supervising and coordinating efforts in all areas to support research and production activities in accordance with business objectives, while directing and facilitating various scientific projects-experiments driving product and process development strategies. Other duties will include:* Ensure compliance with applicable Company HSE Performance Standards, as well as applicable acts and regulations* Supply plants, customers and project team leaders with the necessary information to provide customers with explosives products safely, efficiently and in a timely manner* Supervise safety management and loss prevention plans for Lehi RandD, including general oversight and governance of the RandD safety program and Zero Harm Action Plan* Maintain current SOPs, JSAs, task instructions and related procedures and policies for Lehi RandD operations* Monitor and execute required municipal, regulatory or other necessary certifications-permits for Lehi RandD operations* Appraise operational activities according to plan and budget strategies and objectives, and monitor and evaluate performance* Plan, lead, and manage overall administration of laboratory, pilot plant and test site staff, functions and services* Assess and control the environmental impact of Lehi RandD operations, primarily waste management and environmental monitoring* Administer the general RandD support workflow (cradle to grave) for projects, MandT work requests and administrative business support actions* Ensure operational spending is within agreed budgets* Identify, implement and monitor continuous improvement initiatives for Lehi RandD operations according to corporate strategies for Business Excellence (BEx)What We're Looking For:* B.S degree in Mechanical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Mining Engineering, or closely related discipline required. Advanced degree preferred.* Minimum five years working experience with progressively increasing responsibility in industrial site management, scientific research (ideally associated with the energetic materials industry) or equivalent advanced education and-or industrial experience. Previous supervisory experience preferred.* Knowledge and understanding of chemical hazards.* Demonstrated knowledge of current and future regulatory requirements* Experience in a chemical industry processing,... For full info follow application link.Dyno Nobel is an equal employment opportunity employer and will give all qualified applicants consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, age, disability status, protected veteran status, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law.