Coating Manager

Salary City Experience required
500 - 1000 000 tenge per month Aktau 10 years

In priority Expat from pipe factory from Russia, Azerbaijan, Ukraine, India.

Provision of apartment for living and transport

English knowledge is required

Location:
Aktau, Kazakhstan

Reporting:
CEO/COO

Key Objectives:

  • To facilitate implementation of a long-term Coating strategy for the business
  • To develop and implement the best engineering and production practices
  • To drive a reorganization process with a main focus on Coating shop efficiency
  • To build a sustainable system of skill-management and trainings required for the targeted coating projects
  • To ensure compliance with regulations concerning the plant and equipment
  • To ensure compliance with Corporate and Government Health and Safety requirements

Core Competencies

  • Communication
  • Team Work
  • Quality Orientation
  • Time Management
  • Adaptability/ Flexibility
  • Creative and Innovative Thinking
  • Decision Making and Judgment
  • Planning and Organizing
  • Problem Solving
  • Result Focus
  • Accountability and Dependability
  • Ethics and Integrity
  • Mediating and Negotiating
  • Providing Consultation
  • Leadership
  • Coaching and Mentoring
  • Staff Management
  • Enforcing Laws, Rules and Regulations

Job Duties

  • Develop a technical vision aligned with local market requirements and lead all aspects of technical development according to growth objectives of the company.
  • Build, develop and manage technically sound team at middle and junior levels
  • Develop CAPEX projects according to the market requirements
  • Develop emergency contingency maintenance plan
  • Maintain H&S system according to corporate standards
  • Ensure compliance with all legal and technical requirements established by the regulator
  • Perform research and development in the pursuit of new product offerings
  • Providing technical expertise on existing products
  • Researching outsourcing opportunities for hardware when necessary
  • Participate in all required meetings providing input and recommendations.
  • Research materials, processes and market requirements;
  • Arrange meetings and liaise with engineers and other departments, including marketing, to discuss and negotiate appropriate production processes, costs and commercial issues;
  • Make presentations to senior design management or clients, either when bidding for a contract or to present design proposals.
  • Ensure the efficiency of the product
  • Ensure the product’s cost-effectiveness

Requirements

  • At least Bachelor Degree in Engineering.
  • Master’s degree in Engineering, Design or related field is an advantage.
  • At least 10 years of operational experience in pipe protective coatings, including 5 years in managerial capacity
  • Experience in protective coating systems used for pipelines (internal and external) both for onshore and off-shore
  • Position suggests leading multicultural team. Must have respective leadership qualities and ability to optimize resources when required
  • Fluency in Written and Spoken English is a must; Russian is an advantage
  • Strong presentation, oratory, and written skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to finish multiple projects on time and scale.
  • Experienced using tools to design and improve business processes.
  • Computer literate, including effective working knowledge of MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, e-mail and Adobe Products.
  • Ability to follow through and complete overlapping projects.
  • High level of critical and logical thinking, analysis, and/or reasoning to identify underlying principles, reasons, or facts.
  • Motivated individual with proven initiative.
  • Liaison with suppliers and customers as required.

Working Conditions
Travel may be required.
Exempt position.

If you are interested please send me your CV on sergey.lee@kpgkz.com