The Dow Chemical Company
The Dow Chemical Company has an exciting opportunity for a Large Contract Administrator in Plaquemine, LA . The person filling this role will act as a focal point in providing Dow oversight in the area of Non Dow Service Providers (Contractors). The responsibilities include ensuring contractor activities are aligned with Dow Technical Expertise and Support (TES) strategies, the administration of service contracts and dealing with issues pertaining to the service contractor and the Dow Job Representative. Primary focus of this role is to provide oversight for the identified service contractors for the Louisiana Operations Site. Responsibilities: \u2022 Advance services of the Service Contractor programs to achieve maximum customer service and best value to Dow Chemical. \u2022 Network with other sites \/ resources to achieve Most Effective Technology (MET) on site for the identified Service Contractor programs. \u2022 Monitor cost with Service Contractor to achieve greatest value to site. \u2022 Communicate with businesses to optimize services provided. \u2022 Actively drive Root Cause Failure Analysis (RCFA) and Quality, Service and Product Performance (QSPP) processes. \u2022 Actively participates and drive improvements in Service Contractor\u2019 safety programs. \u2022 Periodically evaluates contractor safety performance and communicates the results to the contractor and Dow TES Leadership. \u2022 Ensures contractor receives a site indoctrination with verification of understanding and documentation covering the general site rules and standards general to the contractors work site \u2022 Participates in incident investigations that involve the contractor. \u2022 Assists Purchasing in determining the safety and health criteria for removal of a contractor from qualified bidders. list and for the removal of an individual contractor employee from the Dow site. \u2022 Maintains a contractor file on problems\/issues\/ observations and incident information. \u2022 Ensures appropriate record keeping as required by law for contractors directed by Dow. \u2022 Responds to contractor safety concerns. \u2022 Acts as the TES focal point for service contractor issues. \u2022 Assists Purchasing in determining most cost effective means of supplying required area services. \u2022 Provide monthly reporting on key performance metrics for contractors. Qualifications Required Qualifications: \u2022 Minimum of 10 years experience in Plant Operations and\/or Maintenance. \u2022 Minimum of 2 years experience Contract Administrator. \u2022 Computer literacy is a must (Microsoft Office products - Outlook, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint). \u2022 Excellent communication skills a must. \u2022 Field inspection will require individual to go in all process areas on regular basis. \u2022 Some climbing could be required for inspection of work being performed by contractors. \u2022 Alternative work schedule available- 4-10\u2019s or 9\/80 Shift \u2022 Must be able to willing and able to work in such environments wearing safety equipment, such as respirators, earplugs, goggles, and steel-toed shoes. \u2022 Must be able to willing and able to work in such environments with frequent bending, reaching, and lifting. \u2022 Must be able to willing and able to work in such environments working in tight or closed-in spaces. \u2022 Must be willing and able to climb stairs\/ladders and working high off the ground. \u2022 Must be willing and able to stand or walk for extended periods of time. \u2022 Must have a current, valid US driver\u2019s license \u2022 A minimum requirement for this U.S. based position is the ability to work legally in the United States. No visa sponsorship\/support is available for this position, including for any type of U.S. permanent residency (green card) process. Preferred Qualifications: \u2022 Working knowledge of SAP and Primavera Education: \u2022 High School Diploma or GED. DowDuPont (NYSE: DWDP) is a holding company comprised of The Dow Chemical Company and DuPont with the intent to form strong, independent, publicly traded companies in agriculture, materials science and specialty products sectors that will lead their respective industries through productive, science-based innovation to meet the needs of customers and help solve global challenges. For more information, please visit us at . The positions represented by this job posting are aligned to one of the three divisions, Agriculture, Materials Science or Specialty Products, which are expected to separate from DowDuPont into stand-alone public companies in late 2018 or early 2019. Information on the division alignment will be provided during the recruitment process. Dow Offers: \u00b7 Competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits \u00b7 An annual variable pay program that rewards team and individual performance while sharing success across the company \u00b7 Employee stock ownership - and the commitment to long-term success that it brings \u00b7 On-going learning opportunities within a diverse, inclusive and rewarding work environment \u00b7 Career experiences that can span different Dow businesses and functions with opportunities for personal and professional growth \u00b7 The chance to work within a global company and interact with colleagues from around the world \u00b7 Opportunities that spark your imagination and ignite your passion to help others \u00b7 Dow is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer
The Dow Chemical Company
Website : http://www.dow.com
Dow (NYSE: DOW) combines the power of science and technology to passionately innovate what is essential to human progress. The Company connects chemistry and innovation with the principles of sustainability to help address many of the world's most challenging problems such as the need for clean water, renewable energy generation and conservation, and increasing agricultural productivity. Dow's diversified industry-leading portfolio of specialty chemical, advanced materials, agrosciences and plastics businesses delivers a broad range of technology-based products and solutions to customers in approximately 160 countries and in high growth sectors such as electronics, water, energy, coatings and agriculture. In 2012, Dow had annual sales of approximately $57 billion and employed approximately 54,000 people worldwide. The Company's more than 5,000 products are manufactured at 188 sites in 36 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 www.dow.com.