JOB DESCRIPTION :
The Sr. Process Engineer will function as the lead engineer onsite, responsible for day to day plant performance in such areas as throughput & productivity, process optimization for cost & quality, and safe unit operations & PSM as well as the technical liaison to management and partner companies.
He / she may also fill in for the Site Manager when he travels.
Key contributor in trouble shooting.
Process optimization : Work to improve product quality, reduce operating costs, increase capacity and further streamlining the process.
Participate in the plant Continuous Improvement Program including ISO 9001 and cGMP compliance.
Project Engineering : Initiate, justify and manage small capital projects through design, purchasing, construction and start-
up support including procedure writing. Develop and review plant operating procedures. Occasional assistance with the DCS system and instrumentation upgrades.
Process Safety Management : Participate on the Process Hazards Committee and lead Process Hazards Reviews in compliance with OSHA PSM.
Partner with the Environmental Engineer regarding compliance; Become familiar with the Plant Environmental Regulatory Affairs and act as a back up to the Environmental Process Engineer.
Extensive interaction with senior management on our site and our partner sites.
BS in Chemical Engineer (must be a ChE)
5 - 25 years industry experience in a Chemical Plant or related industry
Solid foundation and understanding of unit operations’ in a chemical manufacturing site
Experience working in an environment with high standards for process safety (PSM).