10540 Biodiesel Plant Manager

Energy Recruiters | MS

Posted Date 6/09/2020

Energy Recruiters has partnered with a biodiesel manufacturer to support their search for a Plant Manager. The position is responsible for plant operations and personnel.



Based on Experience






Operates complex Biodiesel Facility safely and reliably by complying with regulatory requirements

Makes plant and process decisions and performs process troubleshooting

Develop and leads 20 or more direct/indirect reports or multiple locations

Manage costs effectively. 

Understands, monitors, optimizes and is accountable for operating costs within authorized budget.  This includes variable and fixed costs as well as capital budget.

Identifies and implements opportunities to reduce costs within delegated authorization.

Partners with internal and external plant engineering and tech support resources to execute predictive and preventive maintenance to eliminate failures and unplanned maintenance.

Develops long and short term planning for improving safety, reliability and efficiency



Mechanical or Chemical Engineering degree.

5+ years process industry experience.  Equivalent combination of education and experience acceptable.

Experience with refinery processing equipment, production/operations/storage of fuels, and knowledge of state and federal regulations on safety and environmental impacts. 

Technical and working understanding of the plant process – Refinery processes, Oils Hydrotreating, Steam Methane Reforming, Pressure Swing Adsorption, etc.

P&L and supervisory experience. 



Danielle Baase at danielleb@er-inc.com or 252-507-0122


Professional Interests (choose at least one)
Alternative Energy | Engineering | Health & Safety | Pipelines & Terminals | Refining & Chemicals | Utilities
Geographic Regions (choose at least one)
No Preference/Open to All | Gulf Coast

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