Coolant Engineer (hotmill & coldmill)

Ras Al Khair,
23 Sep 2016
03 Jan 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Coolant Engineer (Hotmill & Coldmill) - Saudi Arabia

Summary on Airswift:

Airswift is an international workforce solutions provider within the energy, process and infrastructure industries. Airswift serves as a strategic partner to our clients, offering a turnkey workforce solution to capture and deliver the top talent needed to complete successful projects by aligning with the unique needs of our clients. With over 800 employees and 6,000 contractors operating in over 50 countries, our geographical reach and pool of talent available is unmatched in the industry and the level of experience, exposure and expertise that the organization has is unparalleled.

Our client is seeking a Coolant Engineer to work within their facilities located in Saudi Arabia.

Brief summary on the location/client: One of the largest aluminium rolling mill companies in the Middle East.

Job Overview:

Responsible to ensure the efficiency and effectiveness of all improvement aspects within their area of responsibility.

  • Adhere to EHS rules & regulations and ensure Safe Working Instructions (SWIs) and Safe Operating Procedures (SOPs) are followed.
  • Collaborate with coolant process development to build, design, and validate a stable coolant system that provides excellent product quality
  • Identify critical coolant process parameters and develop plans to bring them into a state of statistical control.
  • Develop, review, and update Coolant Process Standard Operating Procedures as needed and ensure all staff are aware of and trained in proper procedure.
  • Provide technical leadership in the coolant processes and ensure it meets the product's quality parameters and needs.
  • Reinforce a plant culture where continuous improvement (Kaizen) drives the manufacturing processes and the workplace. This includes embracing SPC and continuous improvement methodologies such as "company" Business System (MBS) as the key tools in minimizing process variability and meeting customer's expectations. Knowledge and practical experience of the application of the 'six-sigma' methodologies for continuous improvement would be a plus.
  • Recommend plant strategic and tactical objectives related to customer satisfaction, coolant performance and coolant cost.
  • Work safely and promote a culture of safe attitudes and compliance within Safety rules and environmental regulations.
  • Coolant process expertise in Hot Mill's and Cold Mill's along with Coolant system operation

Required Qualifications:
  • Bachelor Degree in Chemical engineering or Metallurgist. WESTERN EDUCATED preferred.
  • Minimum 5-10 years' relevant experience within aluminum/rolling mill industry.
  • Must demonstrate the ability to work alone, or in a team environment. Must be self-motivated.