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Production Supervisor, TPU

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Date: May 24, 2022

Location: Songjiang Shanghai, CN, 201611

Company: Lubrizol Corporation


  • Cultivate a culture and commitment to safety excellence while ensuring responsible and disciplined operations within TPU Manufacturing.
  • Continuously improve the people and team capability in operations within TPU Production.
  • Produce and deliver compliant products at targeted cost, quality and service levels in TPU Manufacturing.



  • Work closely with HSES team to improve workshop HSES performance through daily operation and continuous improvement. Ensure that all works is carried out in accordance with company safety rules and health and safety legislation.
  • Optimize technician training and qualification process to improve their knowledge and skills in trouble shooting and continuous improvement.
  • Make the yearly PCM review to the shift team. Supports the shift team in order to    meet their objectives. Develop subordinates by career ladder plan.
  • Fulfill the production plan by well managing the utilization of people and equipment resource and ensure productivity and business requirements. 
  • Supervise all production processes to make sure the compliance with quality and method all related instructions and requirements. 
  • Strictly control annual production budget and through to ensure manufacturing cost within the budget.
  • Drive the progress to continuously improve TPU RME, First Final prime, OEE.
  • Establish and update operation SOP due to timely JI observation and reduce the deviation from on field operation to SOP. Ensure TPU production team to follow related SOP. 
  • Lead the TPU morning shift change over meeting and follow up day to day operation and equipment issues. Lead daily on field trouble shooting and problem solving, to improve the operation safety, quality, equipment reliability and efficiency.
  • Attend quality meeting and provide corrective solution to avoid repeatable quality issue. Work together with QC supervisor to investigate quality complaint and make corrective actions and relevant training.
  • Work together with maintenance team to improve the equipment reliability to maximize production lines efficiency.
  • Attend the Songjiang site contractor KPI assessment meeting monthly, tracking the actions contractor need to take.
  • Lead the OEP Program for TPU workshop, report out monthly for OEE data and shift team OEP activities. Make sure team achieve the yearly TPU OEP target.




  • Education Background:
    • Bachelor or above degree in Macromolecular Materials, Chemical, MBA a plus
  • Technical Skills:
    • Good leadership skills and critical & strategy thinking skills
    • Technical understanding of polymers related process and equipment
    • Have mechanical knowledge
    • Strong in trouble shooting and continuously improvement
    • Familiar with SAP system
    • Understand PID diagram
    • Familiar with DCS batch setup and maintenance (adjustment)
    • Be able to communicate well and build relationships with key individuals in our overseas plants and shift people
    • Good communications and presentation skills
  • Other Experiences Preferred:
    • Above 3 to 5 years on production management experiences as people leader with equipment knowledge in fine chemical, macromolecule chemical or polymerization industry
    • Experiences in twin screw extruder is preferred
    • Experiences in process improvement is preferred
    • The engineering experience is preferred.
    • Compounding manufacturing knowledge is preferred
    • Lean manufacturing knowledge is preferred

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