Chemical Process Engineer

Location: Covington, VA
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $80,000.00 - $95,000.00
Degree: Bachelor;
Date: 11/14/2017
Job ID: 02541660
Job Description
Chemical Process Engineer
 
 
For Immediate Consideration Contact: Gary Elias –: Gary@eliasassociates.com
 
CLASSIFICATION: US - (VA)
 
SALARY: 80,000 – 95,000
 
LOCATION: Covington, VA
 
TYPE OF COMPANY: Chemicals
 
EXPERIENCE: 5+ Years
 
DEGREE: Bachelor’s Degree Required
 
JOB TITLE: Chemical Process Engineer
 
JOB DESCRIPTION:
  • The Process Engineer is responsible for developing and implementing new processes and improving existing processes in the plant. This role also includes supporting other functions in the plant, e.g. safety initiatives, project engineering, environmental compliance, and production to meet the plant’s needs and goals.
  • Supporting Safety and Environmental initiatives that keep both employees and the environment protected.
  • Performing various evaluations and calculations, e.g. sizing equipment, mass and energy balances, and fluid flows.
  • Determine needed improvements to the plant by running trials and interpreting results.
  • Drive improvements in safety, quality, plant availability, production rates, and production costs.
  • Defining process requirements for new products and plant expansions.
  • Developing equipment specifications and installation requirements and ensuring that the equipment is safe and meets the needs of manufacturing.
  • Support production engineers, maintenance, and other plant functions when needed, both capital and non-capital jobs.
  • Act as the liaison between production and project managers.
  • Trouble shooting equipment and developing permanent solutions to recurring issues.
  • Participate in OPEX, Six Sigma, and lean activities to sustain continuous improvement.
 
REQUIREMENTS:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Chemical/Mechanical Engineering required.
  • Excellent technical and engineering skills, communication skills including leading group meetings, multi-tasking, and use of problem solving tools.
  • The ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously and use problem solving tools.
 
Please visit www.eliasassociates.com  for additional career opportunities.
 
 
Gary Elias – Elias Associates, Inc.
12 Labaw Dr
Cranbury, NJ 08512
www.eliasassociates.com
For Immediate Consideration Contact: Gary Elias: Gary@eliasassociates.com