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Production Engineer

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Production Engineer 

Sarnia, Ontario, Canada

INEOS Styrolution Canada Ltd 

Our Company: INEOS Styrolution is a leading global styrenics supplier, with a focus on styrene monomer, polystyrene, Acrylonitrile Butadiene Styrene standard and styrenic specialties. Offering excellent production facilities, cutting-edge R&D centers, international reach, and over 90 years' experience pioneering real change through sustainable solutions, all while makeing the circular economy for styrenics a reality.

  • Global leader in styrenics: No. 1 leader in styrenics with a focus on Styrene Monomer, Polystyrene, Acrylonitrile Butadiene Styrene Standard and Styrenic Specialties
  • Employees: 3,600 worldwide
  • Production sites: 20 manufacturing sites in 10 countries
  • Customer base: Customers in 106 countries
  • Sales: 4 billion EUR in 2020

The Position: Production Engineer - As a member of the Operations team, provide day-to-day technical support to the EB/SM unit in order to fulfill productivity and product quality requirements and to ensure operation of the units in a safe and environmentally conscious manner. 


•    B.S. Degree in Chemical engineering
•    Basic engineering knowledge and skills
•    Knowledge of Health, Safety and Environmental quality issues
•    Needs to be familiar with or show an aptitude to become familiar with chemical processes
•    Needs to be results oriented
•    Computer Skills Necessary for data analysis and computations
•    Detailed knowledge of process equipment a plus
•    Must possess an ability to read and understand engineering Process Flow Diagrams, Piping and Instrumentation drawings, and plot plans
•    Troubleshooting and root cause analysis skills
•    Aligned with Site Safety Practices
•    Ability to build relationships
•    Strong communication skill both written and verbal


•    Process and procedures optimization, minor debottlenecking, and engineered troubleshooting studies within the production units – with an objective of reducing variable costs and support benchmarking
•    Utilize technical background and troubleshooting techniques to improve process performance and product quality
•    Operations-related accounting, including compiling and/or reviewing daily production reports, monthly production and raw materials reports, budget forecasting, and production schedule
•    Assist the operations team as required to ensure production requirements are met
•    Assist in the coordination, planning, documentation, and execution of shutdown work including maintenance and capital activities
•    Develop and maintain operating envelopes
•    Provide input on training of team members with regards to operations technology, plant experiences, plant record keeping, and safety 
•    Participate in, or conduct safety reviews to meet PSM requirements
•    Conduct root cause analysis on process incidents and process induced mechanical failures and recommend corrective actions to permanently eliminate them
•    Assist in the completion of audit/PSM/quality action items
•    Plant reliability and variable cost improvements

The Location: This opportunity is located in Sarnia, Ontario, Canada.

Why Should You Apply?

  • Competitive salaries, performance-related pay and bonuses.
  • Comprehensive benefits package with Company paid premiums including health, short term disability, life and accidental death insurance plans
  • Company Pension Plan company contributions
  • Fitness and tuition reimbursement
  • Flexible work environment
  • Career development and progression

We are INEOS Styrolution because:

  • We provide equal employement opportunities regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, maritial status, disability, gender, gender identity or expression, or veteran status. 
  • We are committed to the safety and personal wellness of all our employees
  • We recognize success and reward achievements
  • We support employees who are passionate about success and motivated.
  • We offer a positive learning environment and encourage the sharing of best practices
  • We produce materials that are necessary for our daily lives
  • We contribute to the communities in which we operate and donate to organizations our employees care about 
  • We foster teamwork and safe, positive working environments

We are excited to hear from you and to share more about our organization.

All the best,

The INEOS Styrolution Talent Team


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