Chemical Process Engineer

Location: Birmingham, AL
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $85,000.00 - $115,000.00
Degree: Bachelor;
Date: 12/7/2017
Job ID: 02548823
Job Description
Chemical Process Engineer
 
 
For Immediate Consideration Contact: Gary Elias –: Gary@eliasassociates.com
 
CLASSIFICATION: US - (AL)
 
SALARY: 85,000 – 115,000
 
LOCATION: Birmingham, AL
 
TYPE OF COMPANY: Chemicals
 
EXPERIENCE: 5 – 25 Years
 
DEGREE: Bachelor’s Degree Required
 
JOB TITLE: Chemical Process Engineer
 
JOB DESCRIPTION:
  • 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.
 
REQUIREMENTS:
  • 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).
 
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