Solvay Production manager in Gunsan, South Korea

Silica Gunsan site is looking for a competent production manager.

The mission of this position is to ensure production schedules in production units are met under the best cost,

quality and time conditions and in accordance with QHSE standards, regulations and customer requirements,

to manage and develop the own team, and to improve the unit’s performances on a mid-term basis.

He/she should report to Silica Gunsan plant manager .

Job Description:

  1. Manage the production process

-Benchmark for best practices and competitive examples in other production units,

and evaluate their applicability in the own unit.

-Define production schedules and plan necessary resources.

-Monitor material stock and produced quantities in order to maintain the production schedule.

-Coordinate the investigation of production incidents and the timely response to

customer concerns.

-Monitor order-booking, delivery and complaint handling procedures performed

by Customer Service.

-Define procedures in order to cope with non- conformity products.

-Make sure shut down (turnaround) are done safely.

  1. Ensure manufacturing excellence, continuous improvement and innovation
  • Promote innovation and continuous improvement within the entity.

  • Steer and promote Manufacturing Excellence and Innovation programs.

  • Permanently evaluate and improve production processes.

  • Initiate and deploy process improvement projects in cooperation with the GBU Technology


  1. Ensure compliance with HSE regulation, quality standards and company policies

  2. Manage internal and external interaction and collaboration

  3. Manage the own department


  1. Length of Working Experience : Over 12 years of responsible position in a plant or

other manufacturing environment.

  1. Education Level : University or college graduated in Engineering major,

Experience of chemical process and characteristics of Raw Materials.

  1. Fluent English Communication

  2. Behavior competency : strong customer focus, collaborate innovation, empower

and be accountable, develop people

Title: Production manager

Location: South Korea-Gunsan

Requisition ID: SIL000177

Solvay is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected characteristics.