BASF has been a committed partner to GreaterChina since 1885. With large production sites in Shanghai, Nanjing andChongqing, BASF is a major foreign investor in the country’s chemical industry,and operates the Innovation Campus Shanghai, a global and regional research anddevelopment hub.
BASF posted sales of more than €7.3 billion in 2019 tocustomers in Greater China and employed 9,230 people as of the end of the year. .
The Project Operations Manager (POM) represents the interests of the BASF Integrated Site (Guangdong) Company Limited (BIG) site for the effective and efficient operation of the power supply and distribution) during the whole project.
Together with the Project Manager he / she is responsible to achieve the Project Requirements regarding cost, schedule, risk, quality and safety.
He / she is the primary contact for Maintenance and production with responsibility on plant operation aspects, operations manual, logistics, plant personnel, training, quality control etc.
The Project Operations Manager is responsible for the planning and execution of team recruitment and training, mechanical completion checking, commissioning and Start-up.
The project operations manager should fulfill the role of the commissioning manager or assign a commissioning manager early in front-end engineering and design (FEED) to develop and implement the commissioning and Start-up deliverables that are part of the pre-commissioning, commissioning, and Start-up concept.
The project operations manager retains overall responsibility of the commissioning and Start-up planning and execution in close cooperation with the production cluster.
Main Tasks :
Represents the interests of utilities of power supply and distribution (PSD) during the whole project and make the plant operation start-up successfully and reach stable operation, including internal and external power grid exploitation.
Single point of Contact for all PSD related activities
Develop, support and implement a Renewable Power Supply Strategy in close cooperation with Global Infrastructure Technology
Jointly with the Power Project Manager responsible to achieve the Project Requirements regarding cost, schedule, quality and safety, in close cooperation of Global Infrastructure Technology
Jointly responsible with Power Project Manager towards and report to the Steering Committee
Built up and lead the project operations team, including Coordination of Commissioning, Technology, asset management. Process management, and Maintenance aspects
Responsible for the implementation of all Technology requirements into the project, e.g., ensure compliance with Global Process Safety Concepts
Responsible for the planning and execution of mechanical completion checking, labelling, commissioning, start-up and acceptance checking etc.
Coordinate and monitor the governmental permitting process
Coordinate the application for project Initial and Final Approval
During Commissioning-Phase, assist in preparing the plant for a successful Start-up, support trouble shooting and assist to resolve problems
As the team leader of power supply and distribution, responsible for team recruitment, team training and training material preparation, team management, retain and develop talent, workload management.
Responsible for all plant operation aspects, e.g., elaboration of the operations, safety and control manuals,
Maintain the asset in good condition and provide power supply service to whole Zhanjiang site.
Supervise and implement the roll-out of the power supply strategy
Manage and maintain the operation cost within the budget and integrity of assts strategy.
Foster Operational Excellence (OpEx) culture in the team and improve the efficiency
University degree in electrical engineering
Professional experience in electrical power distribution operation and grid infrastructure in major chemical production site (min.
10 years), BASF experience is preferred
Excellent analytical skills and strategic understanding
Proven negotiation skills and project experience.
Excellent and proven leadership skills
Good English language skills, Mandarin language skills
International experience is helpful