Process Engineer (Batch processing)

Confidential Company  •  Greensboro, NC

Less than 5 years experience  •  Chemicals

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 12/04/17 by Richard Russell
Confidential Company
Greensboro, NC
Less than 5 years experience
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 12/04/17 Richard Russell

Process Engineer (Batch processing)  –  North Carolina

Major international chemical manufacturer is looking for a strong Chemical Engineer with direct experience in Batch Processes to join the Engineering team at their largest North American site.                                   

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Detailed design, configuration, integration and implementation of process control solutions for our chemicalproduction units including batch configuration, PLC / DCS systems, HMI packages, SCADA systems. Troubleshoot and maintain the existing plant I/E and control equipment for safe, efficient and environmentally friendly plant operation. Provide technical direction as it relates to process control, I/E design and equipment specifications. Essential duties include:

  • Applyengineering expertise, analyze data for trends, and identify process & operational improvements
  • Write and maintain batch process procedures 
  • Drive improvements, process optimizations, and improved process control to enhance product quality, yields, energy and other cost improvements
  • Preparing deliverables including: material balances, flow sheets and design calculations
  • Follow all of the ISO procedures regarding process control and documentation
  • Investigate and plan corrective actions along withapplying statistical techniques in order to improve, track, investigate quality problems
  • Promoting a culture of working safely and applying safety related concepts into process design.
  • Apply root cause analysis techniques and creative alternatives to technical related problems
  • Maintaining effective communications and working relationships withoperators, maintenance, project engineering, contractor, administrative support, and R&D personnel
  •  Provide knowledge of engineering concepts to include thermodynamics, heat transfer, etc.
  • Capital project management to include coordination of all phases of capital projects from business justification to start-up including scope development, evaluation and selection of technical alternatives, construction management and start-up

Candidates for this position must have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Chemical or Mechanical Engineering
  • Three years’ experience in chemical processing industry or comparable experience in manufacturing
  • Possess thorough knowledge and have ability of improving production and improving costs
  • Experience utilizing DCS controls
  • In-depth knowledge and understanding of chemistry
  • Knowledge of plant utilities systems including operations, troubleshooting and maintenance 
  • Ability to interpret drawings and P&IDs

The ideal candidate would also have the following skills:

  • Experiencewith ethylene oxide & propylene oxide
  • EIT or PE License
  • Experiencewith Honeywell DCS

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