**The role can be based in any location where Cabot operates, but preferrably in either of: Billerica, USA; Schaffhausen, Switzerland; Sao Paulo, Brazil; Shanghai, China.**
As a key leader within the Manufacturing Excellence Group, the Asset Reliability Director is also a member of the Manufacturing Leadership team for the Reinforcement Materials segment.
By balancing that one size does not fit all and fostering a culture of partnership with the plants to learn and drive improvement from our best practices, the role has full accountability for developing the global carbon black asset reliability improvement strategy, delivering performance improvement for the future while monitoring the execution of the plan and supporting the plants in delivering performance today.
The scope of the asset reliability strategy includes a mechanical integrity program, turnaround optimization, asset replacement plan, critical spares management and PSM GOESS Program and the CB Standard Design Database.
The role will provide leadership for the asset reliability improvement practices across the global network of plants focusing on reaching operational excellence; while at the same time increasing the skill level across our global maintenance network to enhance our maintenance capabilities to deliver improved equipment reliability. This position is responsible for leading the maintenance and reliability processes in a manner that will have a direct impact on safety, quality, efficiency, cost management, customer satisfaction, and innovation.
The Asset Reliability Director supports multiple plants worldwide and is process, project, and improvement focused. This is a global role and can sit in any of Cabot's locations worldwide.
Founded in 1882, Cabot Corporation (NYSE: CBT) is a global specialty chemicals and performance materials company, headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts. The company is a leading provider of rubber and specialty carbons, activated carbon, inkjet colorants, cesium formate drilling fluids, fumed silica, aerogel and elastomer composites.