Francisco Assis Silva Junior

Francisco Assis Silva Junior

Senior Plant manager, BASF

En poste chez BASF, BASF SA - The Chemical Company

Précédents : Rhodia, C. FONTE - Textile company, COTEMINAS - Textile company, Usina Estivas, Constructions


Précédents : INSA Toulouse/ ICSI, UNP UNIVERSIDADE POTIGUAR, Universidade Federal De Pernambuco


    En résumé

    I have worked as engineer and executive specializing in industries, such as BASF and RHODIA. I have master degree in Safety engineering at INSA Toulouse (France) and master degree in Chemical Engineering at UFPE (Brazil). I’m advanced level in English and French and I have basic knowledge in German and Spanish. Nowadays at BASF, I'm responsible for both polymers and paint plant. My work has strengthened my knowledge in production management, as well as my understanding of other areas such as safety, environment, quality and maintenance.


Sênior Plant Manager


De avril 2016 à aujourd'hui
Responsible for the Superabsorbent polymer plant in the BASF Petrochemical complex in South America.

Production Manager

Chez BASF SA - The Chemical Company

De juillet 2008 à aujourd'hui
* Responsible for two plants: polymers and decorative paints; * Managed production processes, process safety, budget, projects and investments; * Ensured compliance with safety, environment and legal requirements; * Developed scenarios of production capacity strategy; * ...
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INSA Toulouse/ ICSI, Toulouse

Master, Mastere spécialisé Risk Engineering

De septembre 2014 à octobre 2015

Chemical Engineer

Chez Rhodia

De juillet 2006 à juillet 2008
* Responsible for the process of PET film; * Managed the highly performance staff of engineers; * Participated in the risk assessment, HAZOP, SIL, PRA; * Optimized the polymers process by many projects in machines and formula.

Plant Manager

Chez C. FONTE - Textile company

De septembre 2002 à novembre 2005
* Responsible for the entire site (production, safety, engineering and supply chain); * Managed the expansion project of the textile plant; * Developed and managed the new budget concept; * Implemented semi-autonomous teams and self-managed cells.

Quality Management Coordinator

Chez COTEMINAS - Textile company

De août 1998 à septembre 2002
* Implemented the quality management program (5S, ISO 9000, ISO 14000); * Trained the entire staff of the company in safety and quality concepts; * Implemented and Improved the standardization of the textile process; * Performed the safety, quality and process audits.

Quality Control Lab Supervisor

Chez Usina Estivas

De avril 1997 à août 1999
* Supervised the quality control lab (analysis of raw material and finished product); * Created and organized the safety and quality week; * Implemented and participated the quality program as coordinator; * Trained the entire employees (food safety and HACCP).


Chez Constructions

De janvier 1990 à décembre 1992
Technician in Escola Técnica Federal de Pernambuco - ETFPE, Recife (Brazil)


  • Automation
  • Cost and budget management
  • Feasibility projects
  • ISO 9000 / 14000 Standard
  • People management
  • PET Polymer
  • Quality Control
  • Quality management
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Centres d'intérêt

  • Coatings
  • Leadership
  • Management
  • Process
  • Quality
  • Safety