Showing posts from December, 2008

Materials Technologist - Supplier Development

Alstom Power Systems, a global leader in power generation, is starting up a new manufacturing facility in Chattanooga, TN, where its Turbomachines Group ( ) will manufacture steam turbines, gas turbines, generators and related equipment for use in U.S. power generation facilities. Chattanooga was recently named the third best place to live in America by , and has been frequently recognized in recent years by U.S. News & World Report, Forbes, USAToday, The Christian Science Monitor, Southern Living, Outside, and National Public Radio. For more information about Chattanooga’s amazing renaissance, strong sense of community, and handsome natural landscape, click here . We are looking for a Materials Technologist-Supplier Development to be part of this exciting start-up project. Position Description ·Support and advise suppliers during the manufacture of Alstom products regarding applied manufacturing processes. ·Access the technical capab

Director of Procurement - Travel and Property

Company: BPJob Title: Director of Procurement - Travel & Property Location: Houston, TX, 77079Country: US The role will be responsible for managing BP’s third parties across a portfolio of categories to ensure that in the short and long term the provision of goods and services is fit for purpose and cost effective whilst minimizing risk to the business. Job Dimensions:• A staff of circa 30 professionals based in Houston and Sunbury• A spend of around $2bn• Multitude of suppliers across the world.• A number of key stakeholders based in UK and US• Products and services bought & consumed by employees from across the entire BP network• Manage a budget of circa $10mQualifications• University Degree • MCIPS or equivalent• Significant evidence of a track record in Procurement in a blue chip environment.• Experience of holding senior managerial positions within corporate procurement depts.• Experience of working cross culturally• Demonstrable experience of working in IT or IT procureme

Procurement Manager

Company: BPJob Title: Procurement ManagerLocation: Houston, TX, 77079Country: US The IT&S Function is currently undertaking a significant transformation of its applications support and development landscape. The transformation will be enabled by a) The consolidation of a significant part of the existing applications portfolio into an IT&S Function level market engagement the first phase of which will be completed by 2Q09 and b) the establishment of Segment level IT&S sourcing strategies. Key aspects of the role include:-• Engaging internal stakeholders within mainly the E&P and R&M IT&S teams. in order to understand business objectives and desired market related outcomes• Understanding options and risks associated with procurement/supply chain activities• Leading procurement projects including the negotiation of contracts & commercial terms consistent with maximising business value for IT&S• Building and managing supplier relationships • Measuring / repo

HIVE Service Line Leader - IT

Hiring Organization--------------------------------EMPLOYER ID: BP4COMPANY URL: COMPANY NAME: BPCOMPANY PROFILE: Our business is the exploration, production, refining, trading and distribution of energy. This is what we do, and we do it on a truly global scale. With a workforce of nearly 100,000 employees, BP operates with business activities and customers in 100 countries across six continents. Every day, we serve millions of customers around the world. We are continually looking for talented, committed and ambitious people to help us shape the face of energy for the future. Exploration and Production Information Technology & Services (E&P IT&S) is a distinctive organisation supporting the business by providing digital solutions and initiatives that deliver the most value across the whole of E&P. E&P IT&S comprises approximately 250 staff worldwide. This highly skilled group of individuals works together in virtual teams to drive digital solutions for all of E&

Physics Faculty

Physics (PHYS-1-0-09) American University in Cairo Founded in 1919, AUC's campus has moved recently to a new, state-of-the-art campus in New Cairo beginning Fall Semester, 2008. AUC's degree programs are accredited by the Commission on Higher Education of the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools. All eligible Engineering and Computer Science programs are accredited by ABET and the Management program is accredited by AACSB. For more information visit our website at . In view of AUC's protocol agreement with the Egyptian government, which requires specific proportions of Egyptian, U.S., and third-country citizen faculty, at this time preference will be given to qualified applicants who are U.S. citizens. The normal teaching load is three courses per semester and English is the language of instruction. For expatriates, benefits include housing, annual round-trip air travel for appointee and qualifying dependents, plus schooling for the equivalent

Sr. Fabricator, Weld Specialist

Title - Sr. Fabricator, Weld Specialist Details - Day Shift or Second Shift available 2 Openings Sign-On Bonus and Relocation Assistance Available Salary $23.00-$28.00/hr plus overtime Full Benefits package 2 weeks vacation 13 paid holidays Job Responsibilities - (1) Certified TIG and MIG Welder(2) Capable of working with Standard Carbon and Stainless Steel and other Special Alloy Materials(3) Able to read, understand, follow and explain blue-prints(4) Capable of bending and working with tubing(5) Capable of threading and assembling NPT(6) Must pass basic TIG and MIG weld coupon test(7)Must be capable of achieving 6G weld certification Education - High School Diploma or GEDWeld Certified Experience - Team Lead experience Preferred8+ years welding experience mandatory12+ years experience preferredOil and gas experience desiredMust have good communication skills Apply Online at Sundyne Corporation Website

Contingent Workforce Specialist

Company: BPJob Title: Contingent Workforce SpecialistLocation: Houston, TX, 70079Country: US The Contingent Workforce Specialist is a member of the local Indirect Procurement team with responsibility to provide staffing and sourcing expertise in global contingent workforce staffing solutions. The Contingent Workforce Specialist will work closely with buyer groups and suppliers to successfully implement a global contingent workforce program. Qualifications : 7 years of contingent workforce sourcing experience in services and/ or temporary staffing Proven stakeholder engagement experience Market expertise in Global Temporary Labour market procurementProject management experience Fluent in use of eSourcing applications such as Click Commerce Fluent in MS Office tools including Outlook, Word, Excel and Powerpoint Education / Certifications: Bachelor Degree in relevant business area is requiredGraduate Degree is a plus. Our business is the exploration, production, refining, trading and dist

Materials Research Positions in Australia

Exciting Research Leadership OpportunitiesCompetitive Salary PackagesWorld class facilities ANSTO is one of Australia’s foremost scientific research and development organisations, focused on delivering the benefits of nuclear science to the Australian community. The Institute of Materials Engineering is a major centre of materials engineering expertise in Australia with a multidisciplinary team of engineers and scientists. The Institute plays a significant role in maintaining Australia's international profile in the field of nuclear science and technology and enhancing the sustainability and international competitiveness of Australian industry. Our facilities for processing, testing and characterising materials are world class and in many cases, unique in Australia. We are currently seeking leading materials researchers to join our world class Materials Engineering facility based in Southern Sydney, Australia. If you are a self-driven individual, with strong technical/research lead