Process Engineer

Company: Emerald Performance Materials, LLC ( Learn More )

General Information
US-WA-Kalama
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Full-Time
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Job Description

Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Provide process engineering support for plant operation and strategic initiatives including process optimization, raw material and energy efficiency tracking and utilization improvements, project support and process control support.
  • Identify opportunities for improvements and make recommendations to the engineering team and upper management.
  • Identify and provide justification for capital expenditures in support of process improvements. Perform project management activities and facilitate the implementation of capital projects in process areas.
  • Manage existing programs and implement new programs to ensure that environmental, sustainability, and operational goals of the facility are achieved.
  • Maintain and update Process Safety Management initiatives including procedures, process safety information, piping and instrument diagrams, and process hazard analysis.
  • Provide process support (scheduling production activities, process troubleshooting, etc.) as needed for front-line production supervision. This includes the availability to perform shift work.
  • Process and follow-up in a timely manner all documentation required by the company, including engineering change orders, non-conformance reports, management of change, etc.
  • Apply a sound knowledge of safety and environmental concerns in all undertakings.
  • Perform other duties/responsibilities as assigned.
  • Skills, Qualifications, Experience, Special Physical Requirements:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Chemical Engineering.
  • 2-4 years of experience; including co-op or internship experience, in the chemical industry, preferably in plant engineering roles.
  • Strong technical and problem solving skills.
  • Ability to create and drive new programs; along with experience leading professional and operational groups.
  • Strong work ethic, high level of integrity and ability to work effectively under pressure.
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and projects simultaneously.
  • Self-starter who works well independently or in a team environment.
  • Demonstrated skills using verbal and written communications; computer proficient with MS Office and other applications.
  • Job Requirements