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Texas/Louisiana/Oklahoma


Environmental Engineer
Refinery Modeling Consultant
Consultant
Downstream Consultant
Project Management Consultant

A global and a fully integrated aluminum oxide producer, serving a variety of
industries, is seeking an
Environmental Engineer to monitor, maintain and
enforce environmental protections at its Gulf Coast facility.

Minimum requirements include: a degree in environmental or related
engineering; at least 5 years of experience in an operating facility; experience
with SPCC, SARA 13 and Title V; computer proficiency and use of computer
software; demonstrable interpersonal and communication skills, especially in
regard to seeking compromise and consensus in resolving conflicts.  
Experience in an aluminum oxide refinery a plus, but not required
.

This innovative and robust company offers the opportunity to be a visible part of
an international, highly motivated team, an interesting and challenging position,
a competitive compensation, and rich benefit programs.  Attractive South
Central Location.

*Due to continued high demand for their services, a multi-faceted independent
professional consulting firm is looking for a
Consultant to join its dedicated
team of senior level professionals.  The company provides comprehensive
solutions to a global list of clients in the energy industry, primarily in the
downstream segment.

You will use your entrepreneurial and result-oriented skills to analyze existing
issues, provide process or project engineering technical expertise, and provide
client support.  Your strong communication skills will be put to use as you
manage and execute projects from evaluation to completion.  Your
responsibilities will include market and feasibility studies, technology
assessment, due diligence, asset valuation, litigation support, and contract
disputes/audits.  A degree in chemical engineering and a strong background in
refining operations is required.  An MBA is a plus

This client is also looking for a
Project Management Consultant to join its
dedicated team of senior level professionals.  The company provides
comprehensive solutions to a global list of clients in the energy industry,
primarily in the downstream segment.




Western US and Canada

Commercial Asset Manager
Manager of Business Development
Vice President of Exploration - On Hold


A clean energy pioneer with strong strategic relationships and solid equity
partners seeks a dynamic
Commercial Asset Manager to further advance the
company’s multiple commercial goals and objectives.  This is an opportunity to
join a team-oriented organization that emphasizes innovation and respect. The
CM will play a key role in the company’s vital relationships, working closely with
employees from all departments as well as numerous external counterparties.
Other responsibilities include overseeing communications with the US
Department of Defense and the US Department of Agriculture, and managing
key affiliations with the company’s Biorefinery.

The ideal candidate will have a Bachelor’s Degree in a technical or business
discipline and a minimum of 8 years professional experience, with at least 4
years in an Asset Management role.  Requirements include strong
communication and negotiation skills and demonstrable ability to develop and
sustain long term relationships with a range of clients and contacts.  Strong
financial and business skills are a must, particularly experience with creating
and managing budgets and performing financial modeling.

If you enjoy travel, client interaction, negotiation, and creating and establishing
new business relationships, this is an exciting and rewarding opportunity in a
dynamic and distinctive organization. This position promises a competitive
compensation, rich benefits program, and the opportunity of working closely
with a great group of talented, driven, and smart individuals committed to
making a difference.   Location: California


*Due to significant growth, a well-run E&P with focus on properties in the Rocky
Mountains and Mid Continent areas requires a
Vice President of Exploration to
join their leadership team.  This is a senior role with direct supervision of all the
company’s exploration activities.

As Vice President, you will impact the bottom line with daily analysis and
problem solving.  Your role will involve strategic long-term planning, generating
projects, planning and budgeting, overseeing the execution of exploration
programs, permitting and dealing with the government, logistics, capital raising,
and promotion of the company.  

Important work, a senior management position, excellent salary plus equity,
make this an exciting and worthwhile opportunity to pursue.  You will work at
the company headquarters which is in a highly desirable area.


Northeast/Appalachia/Midwest

Plant Manager
Business Development Manager - Enhanced Oil Recovery
Project Managers
Account Manager
Production Manager

An established, well-respected Flavor House, recognized for its quality, service,
innovation, and knowledge, seeks a
Plant Manager to oversee production in
their Northeastern facility.  The company is dedicated to the creation and
distribution of outstanding food and beverage flavors and the Plant Manager will
play a key role in furthering that goal.

The company believes strong interdisciplinary collaboration is key to its
successful development of flavors: You will be responsible for a very dynamic
technical team. The ideal candidate will have 5+ years of experience in a
supervisory role.  Experience within the food and beverage industry is
desirable, though not required.  A BS in a related field is required and a solid
understanding of the principles of operations, including regulatory and code
requirements.

This is an exciting and rewarding leadership opportunity in a distinctive
organization promoting quality manufacturing and exceptional service.  This
position promises a competitive compensation and the opportunity of working
closely with a great group of talented, driven, and smart individuals committed
to producing an unequalled flavor portfolio for the market.

*A global, multi-industry provider, recognized and awarded for its quality,
service, innovation, and knowledge, seeks a
Business Development Manager –
Enhanced Oil Recovery to drive the continued growth of its EOR focus.  This
highly-respected company is dedicated to the creation and distribution of
outstanding products and the BD Manager will play a key role in furthering that
goal.

The company believes strong interdisciplinary collaboration is key to its
success and seeks an individual with demonstrable experience working in a
cross-functional, matrix organization.  You will be a member of the leadership
team and be supported by a dynamic technical team.  Requirements include a
BS, or preferably higher degree, in a technical field, and a minimum of 5 years
work experience in EOR.  The ideal candidate will have experience developing
marketing plans, demonstrate excellent communication skills, and have a well-
established network of contacts in the EOR industry.

This is an exciting and rewarding opportunity in a distinctive organization
promoting workplace safety and R & D excellence.  This position promises a
competitive compensation and the opportunity of working closely with a great
group of talented, driven, and smart individuals committed to producing
unequalled service for the EOR market. The right candidate will not be expected
to relocate, but must enjoy frequent travel.

*A high quality pharmaceutical manufacturer requires two
Project Managers to
drive projects and improvements at its Midwest manufacturing operation.

It never hurts to talk – please send a resume.


A growing leader in the Flavors and Fragrances industry has asked Hofner
Lewis to identify a standout
Account Manager to develop new business and
increase sales.

A BS in Chemistry, Nutrition, or related field, is required, as is experience in
selling specialty ingredients, flavors, essential oils, aroma chemicals, etc., in
the Food, Beverage, Flavor, Fragrance, Nutraceutical and/or Pharmaceutical
industries. Demonstrable negotiating abilities and excellent communication
skills are expected.

This position promises a competitive salary, bonus, car, home office, great
benefits and the opportunity to identify and develop new business for a dynamic
company uniquely positioned for accelerated growth with the US market.


A successful, rapidly growing pioneer in the global biomass-power industry is
looking for a top notch
Production Manager who enjoys teamwork, leadership,
and challenges.  This is an exciting and rewarding opportunity to enhance your
career in an industry with exports expected to increase 10-fold by 2020.

The ideal Product Manager will have 2-4 years of experience in an industrial
manufacturing environment, preferably with some supervisory experience.  An
engineering degree and strong communication skills are required.  A proven
track record in safety requirements and demonstrable success setting and
reaching operational goals is expected.

This is a management role in a dynamic and distinctive organization.  
Competitive salary and strong suite of benefits offered. Southeast Location


As always, there are ongoing opportunities for reservoir engineers, facilities
engineers, geoscientists, process engineers and pipeline engineers. Make sure
we have your resume --  you will position yourself for an ideal opportunity when
it comes along.


Thanks for your time.  If you know of anyone who might be a good fit for any of
these roles, please let them know we are looking.

Regards,

Kevin Hofner,
President - 713-862-7635

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