Location New Jersey
Job-type Permanent
Salary $200,000 - $230,000 + Stock Options, Healthcare, 401K
Reference ACRE-12366

Acre has partnered with a mid-size start-up in the rapidly growing Carbon Repurposing/Utilization industry that has created a desperately needed and completely unique process that can repurpose carbon into high-value chemicals for industrial applications with ZERO emissions.

They have won numerous awards for their solutions and have been awarded illustrious industrial and federal contracts. As a result, additional funding is imminent, and they are looking for their next world-class leadership hire.

They are looking for a Director of Operations to come in and lead production operations of existing pilot plants and factories.

Reporting to the C-suite, this person will be responsible for:

  • Leading existing production operations and developing strategic growth plans for existing and future facilities

  • Providing expert knowledge and guidance to leadership on local and state regulations associated with hazardous chemical manufacturing

  • Leading and growing a team of pilot plant engineers, EHS, procurement and operators

  • Implementing policies and driving safety initiatives across all plants to ensure pristine operations

  • Overseeing procurement, negotiating with suppliers, optimizing product transportation strategies, etc.

You'd bring to the table:

  • B.S. or M.S. in Engineering or similar with an MBA and 15-25+ years' of experience in chemical manufacturing operations (chemical production experience is required)

  • Experience in facilities management, plant design, plant operations, regulatory compliance, maintenance management, etc.

  • An inarguable ability and motivation to lead large teams. 10-15+ years experience in leadership is required

  • Experience developing and rolling out operational, effectiveness, and safety programs in an industrial chemical manufacturing environment

If you want to lead a high-growth team comprised of the world's greatest chemical manufacturing talent and work at the business that has developed the future of clean chemical production, please apply!