Sr Process Engineer


Job Juncture, Inc.

2017-12-08 10:14:31

Job location Bessemer, Alabama, United States

Job type: fulltime

Job industry: Engineering

Job description

SR. PROCESS ENGINEER - _FULL RELOCATION BENEFITS TO NEAR NORTHPORT/ TUSCALOOSA/ BESSEMER/ BIRMINGHAM AL _

The SR PROCESS ENGINEER reports directly to the VP of Manufacturing with plenty of autonomy and responsibility for a Chemical Engineer and jack-of-all-trades" in a chemical plant. Since this is a small plant, there will be duel technical and leadership responsibilities.

WHY MIGHT THIS BE A GOOD CAREER MOVE?

* _THEIR FUTURE IS BRIGHT:_ They make a very HIGH DEMAND PRODUCT used in a large variety of applications around the world. They are sold out for months ahead and therefore truly value process optimization effort plus its always rewarding to work in a site that will invest in ideas for improvement.

* _PROFESSIONALLY RUN ORGANIZATION:_ They are a small company with zero corporate red tape yet with a Sr Management Team from larger well-respected organizations they follow WORLD CLASS MANAGEMENT PRACTICES.
* _A FAMILY FRIENDLY WORK ENVIRONMENT_ that VALUES AND EMPOWERS _EMPLOYEES_ having a_ "work-to live _philosophy that leads tovery regular works hours and only few after-hours calls taken by the engineers (since the operators are also empowered).
* _COMPETITIVE SALARY_ + an annual bonus that pays well every year (with the company always profitable this comes down to individual performance); a top tier 401K matching program; paid vacation; all the expected medical, dental, life insurances; a VERY COMPREHENSIVE RELOCATION PACKAGE.

This may seem too-good-to-be-true, which is why we suggest that you CONSIDER INTERVIEWING TO SEE FOR YOURSELF - tour the site and meet the team! **

THE WORK:

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.

APPLICANT BACKGROUND PROFILE:

* 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).
* Strong safety attitude and solid understanding of safe work practices.
* Strong interpersonal skills as this position will influence team work in a flat organization.
* MUST BE authorized to work for any employer in the USA without current or future restrictions.

** A FIRST STEP TOWARD EVALUATING THEM WOULD BE TO SEND A RESUME AND SCHEDULE A CALL WITH ME. ILL SHARE THE CLIENT INFORMATION AND, BASED ON OUR CALL, WRITE YOUR APPLICANT PROFILE TO START THE PROCESS. THE ONE POTENTIAL DOWN-SIDE OF THIS POSITION - IS NOT A STEPPING STONE INTO A MANAGEMENT CAREER. THEY ARE A RELATIVELY FLAT ORGANIZATION. BUT, THERE IS PLENTY OF DIVERSITY IN THE WORK AND THE ABILITY TO MAKE A BIG IMPACT.

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