Sr. Process Engineer

Fulltime, Surface Chemistry

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

Responsibility

To provide process and technical support to Site Morris Operations by identifying, developing, and implementing process improvements on best industry practice level.

 

Key Objectives/Principal Accountabilities:

Process optimization on continuous and batch units

Troubleshooting and problem solving in continuous and batch units

Support Production Management with process chemistry related issues

Analyze process problems using structured problem-solving techniques

Scope, design, and manage multiple capital projects to improve safety performance, process unit through put, product quality and cost competitiveness

Design engineering justifications, project schedules, cost analysis, and spending authorization documentation for projects

Act as Project Manager for assigned capital projects due to being suitable, qualified by experience, education, training, or any combination thereof

Conduct safety and design reviews to ensure compliance with engineering best practices, plant engineering specifications and management of change process.

Train operators and maintenance technicians on new and existing equipment procedures.

Act as the plant engineering representative on large corporately managed projects.

Assist in the development and maintenance of the plant's capital plan.

Participate in the plant management of change process and quality awareness team.

Monitor yields and make recommendations for bill of material adjustments, process SAP transactions related to notifications, capital project accounting, and purchase requisitions

 

Functional Responsibilities/Network

Engineering; Process, Mechanical, I&E, Automation, Civil

 

Requirements for Job:

BS. Degree in Chemical Engineering

Proven capabilities and good understanding of chemical process engineering aspects such as:

o             Chemical and physical unit operations

o             Process equipment

o             Reaction chemistry and technology

o             Mass and energy transfer

o             Fluid dynamics, thermodynamics and

o             Process control systems

Experience from chemical process industry site related Engineering work a plus

Teamwork and team leadership, ability to manage resources, excellent communication skills, interpersonal skills, attentive to detail, strong drive and strong results orientation

Ability to analyze and solve complex problems using SPC, Pareto diagrams, SWOT analysis, and cause and effect analysis.

Experience with Lean Six Sigma, 5S and other continual improvement tools are a plus. Experience from laboratory and pilot scale reactors a plus

Ability to make decisions and take action consistent with current developments and trends

Physical demands: Must be able to access all areas of site

 

Job Requirements

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Vacancy data
Closing date
Open until further notice
Vacancy number
N0000511
Organization
Continent
North America
Country
United States
State/Region/Province
Illinois
Site
Morris
Business unit
Surface Chemistry
Job characteristics
Job family
Production
Hierarchy level
Professional/Experienced/Specialist
Full time/part time
Fulltime
Contract type
Permanent

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