Finishing Improve Engineer


Singapore, 01, SG

Company:  ExxonMobil

ExxonMobil, one of the largest publicly traded international oil and gas companies, uses technology and innovation to help meet the world's growing energy needs.


We are one of the largest foreign investors in Singapore with more than S$25 billion in assets, and have been operating in Singapore for more than 125 years, expanding from trading kerosene to a multi-billion dollar manufacturing and marketing presence today. Singapore serves as the Asia Pacific hub for our Downstream and Chemical businesses, and it is also home to ExxonMobil's largest integrated refining and petrochemical complex in the world.


In Singapore, we also own an extensive network of service stations under the Esso brand and supply cylinder cooking gas (LPG) to many households. We also supply the commercial market in Singapore and those around the region with industrial, aviation and marine fuels and lubricants, and market liquefied natural gas (LNG).


Job Role Summary


The Finishing Improve Engineer is dedicated to providing support to the Polyethylene finishing unit. The role comprises interfacing with Technology, Manufacturing, Business, Quality and Process Monitoring teams as well as collaborating with PE process peers in the areas of Process Improve, Process Capacity Optimization, Product Development and Customer Application Development. 

What You Will Be Doing:

  • Provide Polyethylene finishing expertise and support to the site to ensure world class performance in process safety, plant reliability and profitability
  • Identify and develop process efficiency and capacity optimization opportunities
  • Lead development and deployment of Technology programs and trials; develop and execute experimental operating guidelines for plant trials
  • Serve as primary contact for Management of Change requests with a Process Technology component and document Technology Basis Memoranda for Technology changes 
  • Support commissioning and start-up of newly implemented technologies 
  • Lead troubleshooting and resolution of issues
  • Proactively identify and help resolve emerging issues before they escalate 
  • Participate in equipment and engineering change reviews and risk assessments 
  • Support earnings improve programs including plant performance gap analysis and gap closure vs best available technologies
  • Participate in Global Technology Network meetings as the site Technology representative and lead process sub-networks with other manufacturing sites across the globe
  • Mentor engineers within various Technical and Technology departments


What You Should Have:

  • BSc. in Chemical or Mechanical Engineering with industrial experience, preferably in polyolefin extrusion and finishing manufacturing
  • Demonstrated work experience in a manufacturing environment, including plant optimization, process control and process problem troubleshooting
  • Good analytical, communication and interpersonal skills are required. Collaboration, initiative, ethics and safety awareness are essential attributes
  • Some traveling may be required


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