Job Description

Optimization Director - JRE25589
Company Profile
A subsidiary of Saudi White Cement Co wasestablished in 2005 and is headed by H.R.H. Prince Faisal Bin Abdul Majeed BinAbdul Aziz Al-Saud (Chairman of The Board).
Job Description

Minimum 15 years Experience in Cement Plant.  The incumbent should have worked in the level of Production Director for at least 5 years or in a similar ro

To define and implement the short, medium and long term strategies to meet customers’ product quality expectations at minimum cost within the framework of the plant’s objectives and yearly action plans and to develop and run studies on product quality, optimization of performance and environment in the medium and long term plans

Run the process and quality departments in accordance with the annual and the long-term plans
Improve plant reliability and performance by optimizing the process.
Reduction of production costs by optimizing processes
Making sure quality standards are respected and by meeting customers' expectations in coordination with commercial department staff
Implement the company’s quality and policy
Supervise the preparation and implementation of department budget
Define an audit plan and supervises the audits to detect irregularities and find potential improvements.
Ensure that audits and studies are documented and shared.
Ensure that the quality scheme is respected by organizing quality meetings with the sales agency and frequent exchanges with the production department
Contribute to fuel cost optimization (optimization of lowest fuel cost) by ensuring (optimizing) process condition which allows a maximum utilization of fuel and raw materials.
Follows all relevant department policies, processes, standard operating procedures and instructions so that work is carried out in a controlled and consistent manner
Define process optimization actions together with quality, production and maintenance; monitor the actions and the results.
Organize on a daily basis process inspections and review of performance.
Identify and conduct studies, tests and measurements within the process department in order to improve performance.
Ensure sensors accuracy.
Ensure the quality of the reported process data.
Ensure progress in control loop optimization and high-level automation
Ensure existence and correctness of procedures.
Spread the process awareness within all departments in the plant.
Promote exchanges between optimization and production departments.
Participate in the plant management network.
Supervise the work of the head of quality and making sure that the quality schemes and the standards are respected for the various products and that customers’ expectations are satisfied.
Analyse all figures out of the daily and other campaign inspection and tests, set conclusions and formulate recommendations
Administratively responsible for his subordinates
Issue the reports showing the results of department’s activities
Attend the plant monthly performance meetings
Complies with all relevant safety, quality, health and environmental procedures to ensure a healthy and safe work environment.Attend the management performance meetings
Evaluate the performance of his subordinates
Develop the skills of his subordinates through coaching and mentorin
BSc certificate in engineering (Preferably in chemical)
Minimum 8 years in cement manufacturing (Process and Quality) including 3 years in production
Knowledge of safety and environment regulations
Very good knowledge of cement manufacturing process
Good knowledge of quality aspects
Good knowledge of quarry issues
Good analytical skills
Data collection (trending, diagnosing, analyzing, reporting)
Strong troubleshooting and analytical skills
Knowledge in MS office / ERP system
English (reading / very good, speaking / very good, and writing / very good)
Align with process
Attention to details
Time management
Team work
Good communication and presentation skills
Ability to work with others
Good management capabilities





Job Title Optimization Director
Date of Posting 17-May-2022
Industry Type Manufacturing
Educational Qualification -NA-
Specialization -NA-
Total Experience 15 yrs.
Country of Employment Saudi Arabia