Essential Job Duties:

  • Maintain protection of the environment and the health and safety of our employees, customers, and the communities in which we operate and or transport our products, as our highest priority.
  • Learn assigned area and be a resource for production and operations. Work closely with Production Superintendent, Area Process Supervisor, and production personnel to find ways to improve the existing plant processes.
  • Coordinate with production and maintenance on procedures for non-routine operation and small outages.
  • Provide expertise to reduce manufacturing costs, improve product quality, and ease system operation. Participate in the design and implementation of equipment and process improvements, material of construction improvements, and efficiency and cost control improvements.
  • Assist with the identification, development, installation, and start up of process improvements. Engineering assignments may include energy and material balance studies, process equipment specifications and modifications, and procedure development and improvement.
  • Coordinate design and start-up of small projects or moderate process modification.
  • Prepare AFEs for ‘small scale’ capital projects, and follow these projects to a successful completion.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Chemical Engineering with a minimum 3 years of engineering experience in manufacturing environment.
  • Strong analytical/problem solving skills.
  • High proficiency in Microsoft applications (such as Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook)
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to read, write and speak in English
  • Excellent interpersonal skills including the ability to work as part of a team.
  • Ability to work weekends, holidays and respond to callouts on a non-routine basis.
  • Good working knowledge of SAP

Physical requirements:

  • Must be able to lift 40 lbs., climb ladders and stairs. Walking, bending, stooping is required.
  • Must be able to wear personal protective equipment including the use of a respirator.
  • Must be able to respond to visual and audible alarms.