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Technical Process Engineer

75,000 – 92,000 yearly

NPAworldwide Recruitment Network

Last Updated: 9/25/23

Job Description

Job description:

Duties and Responsibilities:
Become an expert on the process chemistry, operating philosophy, and the process design basis for the equipment
Work within teams to identify and implement longer term process improvement efforts, with the overall goal being to achieve improved safety, higher yields, better production rates, and higher attainment
Identify and implement improvements on basic control schemes and advanced process control strategies
Develop process economics, feasibility studies, and project justification pitches
Assist plant operations in key growth, cost savings, or stability projects
Ensure quality assurance of engineering calculations, process simulations, and engineering drawings
Assist in development of strategic and long-term focus for assigned area to encompass planning for projects into AOP and STRAP
Interface with Supply Chain, Quality, DCS, and other groups as necessary to ensure continuous improvement and seamless delivery of customer needs


Bachelors degree in chemical or mechanical engineering Six Sigma Black Belt or Green Belt certification
0-5+ years of experience in process, production, and/or manufacturing engineering within the chemical, petroleum, and/or polymer industrial manufacturing environments

Additional Qualifications:
Six Sigma Black Belt or Green Belt certification
Experience in polymer/resin processing
Experience in solids handling and/or fertilizer manufacturing
Experience in large and small molecule production at an industrial scale
Experience in major and minor process equipment design, selection, commissioning, and startup
Experience in designing and executing projects
Proficient in Aspen Plus, PipeFlo, Minitab, Excel, InstruCalc, Autodesk Navisworks Freedom, Uniformance
Experience in Process Safety Management covered processes
Familiarity with DCS programs such as Experion, Foxboro, or DeltaV
Must be self-motivated and goal-oriented with proven success working independently and in a multi-functional team environment
Excellent organizational, planning, and verbal and written communication skills
Able to manage multiple projects
Able to use influence to accomplish goals and objectives

Why is This a Great Opportunity:

Position Summary: The Technical Engineer interacts with the business, R&D, and plant groups to identify improvements and expansions to existing product lines. This position develops new products and processes that will sustain and grow the business. This position ensures that the process engineering standards and procedures are met for the assigned area(s). The Technical Engineer provides process technology support to operating plants. There is a small Relocation stipend that will be enough for single renters

Salary Type : Annual Salary

Salary Min : 75000

Salary Max : 92000

Currency Type : US Dollars

Company Details

Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States
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