For over twenty years, FMC Lithium has been innovating, manufacturing and delivering products and technologies to power a cleaner, healthier and more mobile world. We have grown as a leader in the industry through partnership with our customers, thriving in a marketplace full of challenges and opportunities. The success we’ve achieved follows a simple but critical promise to our customers: provide consistent, high quality products, ensure security of supply, and anticipate solutions for future needs; all backed by a deep expertise in material science.
This expertise and the unprecedented growth in the market made it clear that FMC Lithium is ready to separate into an independently traded company by the end of 2018. The FMC Lithium business is poised to stand on its own with leaders and talent that will drive the organization to greater opportunities and accomplishments. We are investing in our future and our customers’ future, and our best is yet to come.
The Lithium Technology Center provides technical support for business level projects and initiatives. The mission of the Technology Center is to maintain process technology excellence and ensure a strong technical foundation to enable:
The Technical Center Global Improvement Leader - Battery Supply Chain Technologies and Process Safety and Improvement will have direct responsibility for improvement engineers who are embedded in the manufacturing sites for the manufacturing units aligned with the Battery Supply Chain: Selective Absorption, Lithium Chloride, Lithium Carbonate (in Argentina), Lithium Hydroxide (in Bessemer City and China) and Lithium Metal (in Bessemer City). This position will also be responsible for operational excellence initiatives across those units. As a member of the Business Process Safety Network, you will collaborate with the Process Safety professionals to execute the Process Safety Plan for the units.
This position requires significant travel or temporary living arrangements, often for extended periods, to individual project sites. FMC can be flexible about travel, living, and relocation arrangements for the ideal candidate.
Some detailed responsibilities are as follows:
BS in Chemical Engineering; MS Preferred
Competencies important to the position:
Process safety knowledge
Technical / functional skills
Action oriented / drive for results
Decision quality / database decision making
Planning and project management
Capital deployment / small capital project management
Intrapersonal skills and self awareness
FMC employees enjoy competitive compensation, a menu of work/life benefits and opportunities to continue developing their skills and building their career. FMC is an Equal Opportunity Employer and makes employment decisions without regard to race, gender, disability or protected veteran status. FMC supports a drug-free workplace.