Senior Process Engineer

Full-time, Polymer Chemistry

Texas, United States Apply Now Apply until: Open until further notice


Key Objective of Position
Metal Alkyls Technology Excellence Group  is responsible for integrated process engineering solutions, process design specifications & quality, implementation of HSE guidelines (process safety), project management and process optimizations within the product groups  Metal Alkyls (MA) and High Purity Metal Organics (HPMO).
Principal accountabilities            
- Contribute as process engineer to expansion projects (acquisition, new units, new technology), specifying criteria for engineering works and critical equipment selection. Major participant in scoping/scope change of new units

- Commissioning and start-up activities for capacity increase projects and new plants

- Perform risk assessments

- Collaborate with key business functions and site responsible staff to drive to most efficient utilization of existing technology on sites

- Contact for R&D departments, checking viability of R&D proposals

- Act as technology licenser as required

- Travel on average 25% of the total time, ranging from smaller trips to periods > 3 months (in case of commissioning & start-up).
Main activities of the Technology Group:
- Holder and licensor of metal alkyl and HPMO technology

- Execution of investment projects for capacity increase of existing production facilities and construction of new plants

- Compilation of guidelines for process safety and design standards

- Improvement of existing processes (Increase of yield, reduction of waste)

Job Requirements

Job Requirements:
- BA Chemical Engineering
- 5+ years of relevant experience in process design engineering, preferably in combination with experience on a chemical production site.
- Willing to work in a multi-cultural environment                                       
- Ability to work independent, a can-do mentality
- Know how of Process Engineering
- Knowledge of project management
- Knowledge of aims, strategies, products and organization of sites and business unit.
- Knowledge of guidelines in the areas of environment, safety and working conditions.

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Open until further notice
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North America
United States
Deer Park
Business unit
Polymer Chemistry
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About Nouryon

We are a global specialty chemicals leader. Industries worldwide rely on our essential chemistry in the manufacture of everyday products such as paper, plastics, building materials, food, pharmaceuticals, and personal care items. Building on our nearly 400-year history, the dedication of our 10,000 employees, and our shared commitment to business growth, strong financial performance, safety, sustainability, and innovation, we have established a world-class business and built strong partnerships with our customers. We operate in over 80 countries around the world and our portfolio of industry-leading brands includes Eka, Dissolvine, Trigonox, and Berol.

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