3 months ago
Job Title: Production Engineer
The production engineer is a member of the production team in the Chemical Manufacturing area of the plant. The individual reports to the Area or Operations Manager. The production engineer is assigned a segment of the process for which he/she has responsibilities for as outlined below.
* Becomes a process expert and gains in-depth knowledge of:
* Factors that represent safety risks and the systems in place to mitigate the risks
* Process chemistry
* Cost drivers
* Control logic
* Mass and energy balances
* Equipment operation, technical how's/why's
* Ensures systems are in place to track key process parameters and overall process performance.
* Monitors the performance of the area on a daily basis to ensure the process is in control, operating in a safe manner, and operating within established control limits.
* Primary technical support resource for the technicians. Effectively and consistently communicates with the technicians on a daily basis to understand current process issues/concerns, communicate plans to address issues, and provide both ongoing and project related technical training.
* Is knowledgeable of, and participates in, the resolution of maintenance issues.
* Is knowledgeable of the major maintenance cost drivers in an area and works on addressing these issues.
* Provides safe, cost effective, and easy to operate detailed process designs for process changes. Takes the lead in implementing these changes.
* Manages both small scale and large scale projects from conception through start-up.
* Takes the lead in commissioning and start-up of large scale projects including writing SOP's, start-up planning/scheduling, training, and commissioning.
* Develops projects to improve safety, reduce costs, improve quality, reduce environmental impacts and increase throughput.
* Excellent technical and intrapersonal skills
BS Degree Chemical Engineering
1 to 3 years in manufacturing process showing growth in responsibilities
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