Senior Ops Excellence System Engineer
Posting Date : 24 Nov 2022 | Close Date :22 Feb 2023

Client Background:

An US-based MNC established in 1940s, our client  touches the lives of consumers around the globe in positive ways every day. With over 20,000 employees and operations in more than 50 countries, we serve customers across a wide range of industries from food and beverage, health and personal care to energy, transportation and semiconductors. We supply a unique portfolio of atmospheric gases, process and specialty gases, performance materials, equipment and services.


Industry: Industrial Gas

Location: Prai / Pulau Indah

Headcount: 1

Tenure: Permanent

Remuneration: Base Salary + Contractual Bonus + Medical benefit



Without compromising safety and integrity, work closely with leadership, commercial, finance, technical, plants and other cross functional team in the following areas:

·       Responsible for Operational Excellence projects and coordinating the continuous improvement activity on assigned plant operation processes in Asia.

·       Initiate and develop strategic operational & reliability excellence policy to drive ownership and ensuring operational discipline

·       Identify and implement gaps & improvement opportunities to improve plant efficiency and productivities

·       Lead, facilitate and execute continuous improvement activity & other necessary workshops* / plant assessments for best practice / lesson learnt sharing

·       Track, follow-up, drive solutions to ensure proper closure of each actions, projects or initiatives

·       Lead and execute assigned projects while working with cross-functional project resources in identifying and implementing process and equipment improvement opportunities.

·       Works closely with leadership as well as commercial team to develop strategic annual productivity pipeline.

·       Initiate, formulate, and prepare proposals directed toward cost reductions or avoidance.

·       Define, track, set target and monitor trending of operations KPI scorecard, process metrics and productivities.

·       Develop programs in the areas of lean six sigma methodology.

·       Any other duties as assigned

·       Examples of initiative / workshop includes but not limited to REx (Reliability Excellence), RCA, FMEA, Risk Management, COP, lesson learn, best practice, project ideation, facilitation and brainstorming session, etc.




·       Bachelor’s degree in any technical discipline.

·       Previous experience in chemical plant operations, productivity & Lean Six Sigma is highly desirable.

·       Must be willing to travel within Asia as well as across China

·       Positive attitude

·       Dynamic – Willing to learn and execute new assignments as and when required

·       Results oriented – Strong drive for closure

·       Independent – Able to work in ambiguous environment with minimal guidance

·       Team player – Work well with others to resolve the issue

·       Desirable skills / interest – good to have, not a must

·       Programming skills (e.g. Visual Basic in Excel macro)

·       Automation (e.g. Infopath, PowerApp, Flow)

·       Database (e.g. Microsoft Access, SQL)

·       Machine Learning (e.g. Python, R, Knime)


If you are interested in the position, kindly apply directly online by clicking on the “Apply” button. Thank you.





Sub Specialization : Engineering;Chemical
Type of Employment : Permanent
Minimum Experience : 5 Years
Work Location : Kuala Lumpur