Dow Chemical Improvement Engineer in Zeeland, Netherlands

The Dow Chemical Company has within the Light Hydrocarbons and Energy (LHC) department a very interesting job opportunity for an Improvement Engineer (m/f) for our site in Terneuzen, the Netherlands .

The purpose of the job is to provide plant level improvement project support, in gathering data, evaluating improvement opportunities (TICA work process), and implementing improvement projects in GPM (global project methodology) and SPP (small project process) roles. Besides that you are responsible for implementation of plant level improvements aligned with the Global Technology Plan and providing Business value. Further responsibility is that identified asset utilization gaps are closed and Maximum Asset Capability (MAC) is increased.

Key Job responsibilities:

  • Identifies and evaluates opportunities for improvement (TICA)

  • Fulfils Manufacturing Representative Role for Global project Methodology Projects

  • Implement Most Effective Technology (M.E.T.); takes care of safe start-up and operation procedures. Implements operating discipline and trains operation

  • Implements projects identified in Plant Specific Technology Plan

  • Subject Matter Expert for appointed area of expertise (plant, area, equipment, processes)

  • Management of Change (M.O.C.) owner for appointed areas

  • Applies advanced trouble shooting and assists operation when needed

  • You as an engineer will have right from the start, a clear opportunity to co-shape our success.

  • We need you for a wide spectrum of technology challenges. Going from improving existing plants, to process optimization by challenging boundaries and current practices on to an innovative design of new facilities.

  • Master Degree in Engineering

  • 2 Years' experience as a Improvement Engineer

  • Fluent in English and Dutch is Mandatory

About Dow:

Dow (NYSE: DOW) combines the power of science and technology to passionately innovate what is essential to human progress. The Company is driving innovations that extract value from material, polymer, chemical and biological science to help address many of the world's most challenging problems, such as the need for fresh food, safer and more sustainable transportation, clean water, energy efficiency, more durable infrastructure, and increasing agricultural productivity. Dow's integrated, market-driven portfolio delivers a broad range of technology-based products and solutions to customers in 175 countries and in high-growth sectors such as packaging, infrastructure, transportation, consumer care, electronics, and agriculture. In 2016, Dow had annual sales of $48 billion and employed approximately 56,000 people worldwide. The Company's more than 7,000 product families are manufactured at 189 sites in 34 countries across the globe. References to "Dow" or the "Company" mean The Dow Chemical Company and its consolidated subsidiaries unless otherwise expressly noted. More information about Dow can be found at:


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