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Cabot Corporation

Operations Manager

Cabot Corporation - Franklin, LA

Position Summary
Effectively and efficiently lead and direct the production, maintenance and/or warehouse departments at the plant where applicable, in producing quality product while complying with all policies, procedures, regulations, laws, and maintaining alignment with Cabot\u2019s Vision & Values. As part of the local management team, develop and implement site long-range plan, goals and objectives that support, and are aligned with, business and global manufacturing goals. Share key learning\u2019s and seek improvements in technology and managerial methods from others.
Job Responsibilities

Manage the improvement of process capability and reduced variability.  Utilize proactive approach to customer-focused organization with effective and sustainable problem solving and resolution. 
Maintain high on-time shipment performance.  Assure that all ISO standards are met on an ongoing basis.
Responsible for reliable and predictable operations.  Reduce process variability and improve consistency.  Actively support product lines and businesses to develop new products and technologies, along with optimization of existing processes.  Support the transfer of manufacturing technology and systems to and from other sites. 
Define long term capital needs. Support the development of capital budgets, plans and definition scope.
Ensure appropriate measurement tools are in place for tracking process performance.  Analyze data and determine the best utilization of assets and resources, along with identifying and implementing process improvement projects will be required.  
Develop, implement, and execute programs that decrease fixed and variable cost through managerial and technological innovation.  Drive process improvement to minimize overall cost.  Communicate timely reports regarding the management of costs to the organization and managers.
Responsible for the integration and coordination of various operations that support manufacturing to assure maximum effectiveness.  Effectively and efficiently lead and direct the production and raw material storage departments at the plant 
Effectively practice Performance Based Management by coaching and developing employees, direct as well as matrix reports, assuring effective alignment with the matrix functions.
Supports efforts to implement and maintain the Responsible Care® Management System in line with the requirements of the RC14001®   technical specification, as applicable to the site/region.


Technical knowledge of process and product technology
Knowledge of Process Safety & Environmental Management 
Proven ability to manage & develop budgets
Ability in Capacity monitoring and planning; ability to analyze and manage business plans
Bachelor/University degree in Engineering, chemical preferred.  
Minimum six years manufacturing experience in the chemical industry, with 3 years of supervisory experience. 

About the Company
Founded in 1882, Cabot Corporation (NYSE: CBT) is a global specialty chemicals and performance materials company, headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts. The company is a leading provider of rubber and specialty carbons, activated carbon, inkjet colorants, cesium formate drilling fluids, fumed silica, aerogel and elastomer composites.
EEO/AA Employer/Vet/Disabled
Cabot Corporation is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.
Nondiscrimination Policy with Respect to Discussion of PayThis is to advise that it is the policy of Cabot Corporation not to discharge or in any other manner discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because such employee or applicant has inquired about, discussed, or disclosed the compensation of the employee or applicant or another employee or applicant. This policy, however, shall not apply to instances in which an employee who has access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as part of that employee's essential job functions (such as in payroll or HR) discloses the compensation of such other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to such information, unless that disclosure is in response to a formal complaint or charge, in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing or other action, including an investigation conducted by Cabot, or otherwise as required by law.

10 days 21 hours ago

Cabot Corporation


Operations Manager Cabot Corporation - Franklin, LA, United States


Location: Franklin, LA

Company Profile:
Cabot Corporation (NYSE: CBT) is a leading global specialty chemicals and performance materials company headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts, USA. Our businesses deliver a broad range of products and solutions to customers in every corner of the globe, serving key industries such as transportation, infrastructure, environment and consumer. We provide performance solutions that solve customers' challenges today while preparing them to meet tomorrow’s needs. Our commitment to innovation is driven by a passion to advance our customers' businesses through our deep understanding of their industries and the global trends that impact their operations. Innovation The power of Cabot is that we combine this knowledge with our technical expertise and, ultimately partner with our customers to create value through innovation and technology. Our strength in research and development is a major reason why we have been an industry leader for more than 130 years in products such as rubber and specialty carbons, cesium formate brines, activated carbon, aerogel, fine cesium chemicals, fumed metal oxides, graphenes, inkjet colorants, masterbatches and conductive compounds. We continue to innovate through @cabotlabs, which integrates our expert team of engineers, scientists and researchers with market intelligence and technology leadership to deliver solutions for tomorrow.