Chemours Site MIQA Leader in Memphis, Tennessee

At Chemours, our purpose is to help create a colorful, capable and cleaner world through the power of chemistry!

The Chemours Memphis facility located in Memphis, TN has a Mechanical Integrity Quality Assurance Site Leader position available. This is a highly visible, key role within the Company and the Chemicals Solution function. This position will report to the Technical Manager.

The Site MIQA Leader provides technical expertise on all matters concerning the MIQA of Chemours Process Safety Management, standard S21A at the site so that process equipment is installed, maintained and operated in a safe and reliable manner.

The Site MIQA Leader is responsible for implementation of managing systems and processes focused on the prevention of Process Safety Incidents due to MIQA deficiencies.

The responsibilities of the position include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Lead the site MIQA steering team, and coordinate related activities

  • Identify, and lead focused MIQA improvement efforts for the site

  • Provide direction on plant equipment inspection and repair strategies and plans, particularly during shutdowns

  • Manage content and implementation of Plant Standards on MIQA by providing technical expertise on process safety matters

  • Maintain the site MIQA manual, and associated documents and work systems (including content in IT / CMMS systems related to MIQA)

  • Participate in first party PSM audits, as both an auditor and an auditee

  • Support second party PSM audits of the site (MI and QA elements)

  • Supplier auditing (local suppliers)

  • QC management (Maintenance repair and operating supplies)

  • QA systems on site

  • Maintenance training and development

  • Provide training and coaching as needed for area MIQA resources (reliability engineers, inspectors, etc.)


In order to be qualified for this role, you /must possess/ the following:

  • BS engineering or at least 10 year’s specific experience,

  • 5 years equipment reliability / mechanical integrity / QA experience in a chemical/refining plant environment (high hazard processes)

The following skill sets are /preferred/ by the business unit:

  • BS degree in Mechanical Engineering;

  • 5 years equipment mechanical integrity / reliability work experience and training in the refining/petrochemical industry with a focus on process safety;

  • Rotating equipment reliability and lubrication experience;

  • Understanding of the principles of: Process piping and vessel test/inspection/repair techniques; Materials Science; Lubrication, Predictive techniques for fixed, rotating, power distribution equipment and instrumentation e.g. vibration analysis, nondestructive testing, thermography, etc.; Total Productive Maintenance (TPM); Total Equipment Effectiveness (Uptime); Equipment Life Cycle Cost; Root Cause Failure Analysis (RCFA) and Failure Mode and Effect Analysis (FMEA); Engineering codes and their application

Chemours is an equal opportunity employer

Chemours is an E-Verify employer

Candidates must be able to perform all duties listed with or without accommodation

If the spirit of customer centricity, refreshing simplicity, collective entrepreneurship, safety obsession and unshakable integrity we are the home of some of the world’s greatest brands and greatest employees! Learn how you could be a catalyst for change at Chemours.