Air Liquide USA LLC Production Manager in Ingleside, Texas

Job Description

Job Responsibilities:

  • Operates the facility in compliance with all governmental regulations and Air Liquide policies
  • Works to achieve Zero Accidents by taking a leadership role in safety
  • Meets or exceeds company safety standards
  • Keeps hazard analysis current; demonstrates knowledge of possible hazards and implements safeguards
  • Strictly adheres to Management of Change procedure
  • Maintains all necessary licenses/permits; meets 100% environmental compliance
  • Reports and investigates all incidents and drives corrective actions to completion
  • Develops, implements, and improves standard operating procedures.
  • Works effectively with maintenance personnel to execute/improve predictive and preventive maintenance programs
  • Works with maintenance personnel to develop and improve maintenance procedures and job plans
  • Achieves Availability and Reliability targets for the Ingleside ASU.
  • Identifies and drives efficiency improvements in operational and organizational systems
  • Maintains high housekeeping standards to exemplify/improve company image
  • Tracks key performance indicators; takes corrective action as needed
  • Owns and maintains key operating documents
  • Identifies and implements opportunities to reduce costs within delegated authorization
  • Develops and manages plant budgets to meet financial targets for the business and plant
  • Performs Human Resources requirements at the plant and meets required timetables
  • Ensures performance evaluations, hiring, and promotions are performed and free of discrimination
  • Insists on adherence to administrative and operational policies/procedures
  • Provides training and coaching for individual development
  • Manages and facilitates plant personnel to complete all required training.
  • Team player that can effectively work within the Air Liquide organization
  • Builds positive customer relations and proactive in resolving customer concerns.
  • Assists Commercial Managers as needed.


  • Associate's Degree in Technology required; Bachelor's Degree in Engineering preferred
  • 5+ years process industry experience preferred
  • Willing to work On call nights/weekends/holidays as required
  • Willing to work extended hours/shift work as business needs dictate
  • Familiarity with or willingness to learn regulatory requirements for operating plants
  • Computer literacy; familiarity with MS Office package and Google Applications
  • Trainable on Business Applications - (e.g. Oracle, Maximo)
  • Trainable on Distributed Process Control (DCS) operation/troubleshooting
  • Able to deliver/explain training material to operating personnel
  • Very organized and effective at time management
  • Ability and willingness to learn and understand operation processes quickly
  • Display process and technical aptitude for equipment operation/troubleshooting
  • Excellent communication/team leadership skills
  • General understanding of accounting principles/working knowledge of plant operating budget
  • Able to work with personnel of multifunctional backgrounds effectively
  • Must possess a strong desire to drive continuous improvement of systems and processes.

Requisition Number: 8469

Job Title: Production Manager

Area of Interest: Operations Process Improvement

Country: U.S.

City: Ingleside

State / Province: Texas