Chemical Process Engineer in Luling, LA

$80K - $100K(Ladders Estimates)

Bayer   •  

Luling, LA 70070

Industry: Pharmaceuticals & Biotech


5 - 7 years

Posted 51 days ago

Chemical Process Engineer

Your tasks and responsibilities

The primary responsibilities of this role, Chemical Process Engineer, are to:

  • Provide process control auditing on performance metrics and troubleshooting support toproduction personnel as needed to identify and correct problems that impact raw material yields, capacity, safety, and product quality;
  • Create/maintain process, safety, and environmental documentation, including process flow diagrams, operating instructions, management of change (MOC) forms, etc;
  • Displays expert technical or specialized knowledge to make significant technical improvements;
  • Exhibits some knowledge from outside of the assigned area;
  • Assist manufacturing leadership in identifying and leading improvements related to raw material yields, capacity, energy, quality, product safety and the environment;
  • Sets tactical plan directions and policies for DICAMBA Plants;
  • Active participant in Global DICAMBA Optimization Team to positively impact safety, environmental and production performance;
  • Uses expertise and judgment to help DICAMBA personnel make technical decisions;
  • Manages direction and results of DICAMBA plant projects with significant impact;
  • Provides focus and leadership to these projects;
  • Serves as a mentor to less experienced team engineers and technicians;
  • Participate as a leader and champion of plant and site teams, including safety, optimization, World Class Maintenance (WCM), etc;
  • Identify and report process safety near misses;
  • Monitor ongoing environmental performance of the plant to ensure regulatory compliance;
  • Support execution of Environmental Compliance duties including area release reviews andreporting;
  • Support plant leadership in the oversight of start- up and shutdown for major events;
  • Provide on-call plant support.

Who you are

Your success will be driven by your demonstration of our LIFE values. More specifically related to this position, Bayer seeks an incumbent who possesses the following:

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering;
  • Minimum 6 years of experience working as a Chemical Engineer;
  • Knowledge of batch/continuous process control techniques and unit operations in DCS;
  • Intermediate proficiency in Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint;
  • Demonstrated leader in safety;
  • Ability to lead without direct authority through influence;
  • Ability to apply statistics and Six-Sigma tools in a manufacturing environment;
  • Experience in project definition, design and process control;
  • Serves as a change agent across various work groups;
  • Ability to set climate/culture on diverse team composed of fellow engineers, operations, personnel;
  • Strong communication skills, both oral and written;
  • Strong decision-making and problem-solving skills.

Valid Through: 2019-10-24