Showing posts from December, 2007

Maintenance Supervisor/Mechanical Engineer

Company: BASF Job Title: Maintenance Supervisor/Mechanical Engineer Location: Vidalia, LA Job Description Under the direction of the Operations Manager, the incumbent's principal challenge is to provide safe, cost effective maintenance programs at Vidalia. He/she is also responsible for the supervision, substance and execution of all maintenance activities. Responsibilities include identifying opportunities to lower cost of maintenance activities; providing appropriate communication of statistical data regarding maintenance activities; supervising all maintenance activities, including prioritization, scheduling and assignment of work in a way that maximizes equipment availability/reliability and minimizes the risk of hazards; obtaining quotations for equipment and services; approving invoices and managing budgets; providing recommendations for upgrading facilities and improving reliability and performance of existing and new facilities; and working with production, quality and envi

Payroll Representative

Payroll Representative The New York Power Authority (NYPA), America’s largest state-owned, public power enterprise, has an exciting opportunity for a Payroll Representative to work in our White Plains, NY office. In this position, you will review and process changes to employee master control files; set up third-party deductions, including garnishments and tax levies; monitor input into TESS system to maintain accuracy and perform controls; reconcile payroll register against original source data; process replacement checks and voided checks to ensure accuracy of payroll totals’ produce and distribute payroll reports; and verify accuracy of employee data by reconciling Ceridian downloads in Access. Candidates must possess 1-3 years of payroll-processing experience along with a basic knowledge of current payroll compliance procedures and laws. Proficiency in MS Excel and Access is required. Excellent detail orientation, analytical, planning, leadership, collaboration, decision-making, ve

Buyer-Home Fashion

Company: TJX Companies Job Title: Buyer-Home Fashion Location: Boston, MA Are you ready to explore the corporate side of retail? The TJX Companies, Inc. is the world's largest off-price retailer, and is comprised of: T.J. Maxx, Marshalls, HomeGoods, A.J. Wright and Bob's Stores in the United States, Winners and HomeSense in Canada and T.K. Maxx in Europe. With over $17 billion in revenues, eight businesses, more than 2,300 stores, and close to 120,000 Associates, success is always in style at TJX. We at TJX understand that both our customers and the talent pool from which our Associates come are increasingly diverse. Our core values of respect, integrity and fairness are inherent in the relationships we build with each other, our vendors and our customers. We are committed to leveraging the differences among our Associates and customers to create both a diversified mix of talent within TJX and a diversified mix of merchandise within our stores. We consider the unique views and

Lab Technician

Instructional Laboratory Technician III The University of Southern California (USC), founded in 1880, is the largest private employer in the City of Los Angeles and proud recipient of Time Magazine's College of the Year 2000. USC offers competitive pay and an outstanding benefits package. USC’s Viterbi School, Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science, is seeking an Instructional Laboratory Technician III to join its team. JOB SUMMARY: Provides laboratory technical expertise services for instructional labs. Maintains laboratory facilities and prepares equipment and materials for lab instruction. JOB ACCOUNTABILITIES: Performs specialized tests and designs experiments for the instructional laboratories as needed. Works with specialized equipment used in Material Sciences, Nanotechnology and Petroleum instructional laboratories. Constructs, adapts or acquires specialized lab equipment to meet specific instruction needs. Repairs and maintains equipment. Schedules and ov

Process Engineer

Company: BASF Job Title: Process Engineer II Location: Jackson, MS Job Description - Seek out and solve process and production problems and develop solutions for process improvement in the plant operation. - Process troubleshooting. Resolve issues and improve quality, cost and production rates. - Advise and/or train the production supervision and hourly personnel during the startup and/or development of new processes in collaboration with a process engineer or team. - Analyze productivity, quality, cost, and maintenance data and use that information to optimize existing plant equipment. - Efficiently and effectively evaluate new or proposed equipment for the optimization of processes - Development of Excel-files for production data collection, along with analysis of collected data to increase process reliability and/or increase production capacity. - Balancing parts of the plant operation and equipment to optimize production. - Design and implementation of new processes, modified produ