Randstad Technical Manager in Houston, Texas

Technical Manager

job details:

  • location:Houston, TX

  • salary:$150,000 - $200,000 per year

  • date posted:Thursday, May 17, 2018

  • experience:10 years

  • job type:Permanent

  • industry:Petroleum Refining and Related Industries

  • reference:140213

job description

Permanent position: Houston based Lubricant manufacturer is looking for a Technical Manager to join their team. Qualified candidates MUST have experience in lubricants and/or base oil industry. Company will assist with relocation if needed.

Responsibilities for the Technical Manager

  • Responsible for technical support and insight for company's base oils business worldwide with focus on North and South America

  • Development of lubricants formulations using other base oils through collaboration with lubricants blenders, additive companies and/or car manufacturers

  • Perfom technical and strategic tasks regarding base oil interchangeability for company's new base oil plants and gather intelligence, samples of competitor base oil products

  • Assist marketing and sales for promotion of base oils , present papers at industry events, provide technical services to customers, work with third party surveyor for accurate testing of quality and quantity, and submit special reports

Requirements for the Technical Manager

  • Must have Bachelors Degree-preferably in technical/chemical space

  • Must have recent, relevant work experience in the lubricants and or base oil industry

  • Must have at least 10 years of experience

  • Must be able to handle fast-paced environment and travel domestically and internationally as needed

Benefits

  • Comprehensive benefits

  • 401k

  • Paid vacation/holidays

  • Relocation assistance if needed