Senior Process EngineerĀ  - Bessemer, Alabama United States - 21799

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Job #: 21799
Title: Senior Process EngineerĀ 
Job Location: Bessemer, Alabama - United States
Employment Type:
Salary: contact recruiter for details
Other Compensation: plus 25% bonus that does pay out reliably
Employer Will Recruit From: Nationwide
Relocation Paid?: Yes


Great relocation benefits to near Northport/ Tuscaloosa/ Bessemer AL

The Sr Process Engineer reports directly to the Site Manger and works to further optimize a very profitable chemical manufacturer plant. Idea generation for process optimization will be highly valued and there is a capital budget to spend.  

 Why might this be a good career move?

  • The company 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 truly value process optimization effort. There is great career stability.
  • Professionally run organization:  They are a small company with zero corporate “red tape” yet with a Sr Management Team that follows World Class Management practices. 
  • A family friendly work environment with a "work-to-live” philosophy and empowered employees. Since the hourly operators are empowered to solve problems, there are no engineering call-ins.



Attention applicants: 

This may seem too-good-to-be-true, which is why we suggest interviewing to see for yourself - tour the site and meet the team!   This truly is one of the best organizations that we recruit for.

The work:  

As Sr Process Engineer you will function as the lead engineer onsite, responsible for day-to-day plant performance in such areas as throughput & productivity, quality, and safe unit operations.  You’ll also be the technical liaison to management and partner companies. 

  • Key contributor in troubleshooting efforts; provide  hands-on engineering support
  • 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 improve plant operating procedures to address quality issues or for new installations.
  • Occasional assistance with the DCS system and instrumentation upgrades.
  • Participate on the Process Hazards Committee and lead the PHA process in compliance with OSHA PSM.
  • Partner with the Environmental Engineer becoming familiar with Plant Environmental Affairs.


Applicant Background Request…

We are searching for chemical process engineer and “jack-of-all-trades” from a chemical manufacturing company.   An engineering who can sell his/her ideas and ‘enjoys getting things done’ without having the distractions that comes from managing a staff.

  • BS in Chemical Engineer (must be a ChE)
  • 10 - 35 years industry experience in a Chemical Plant or related industry that operates under PSM regulations.
  • Solid foundation and understanding of various ‘unit operations’ in a chemical manufacturing site
  • Experience completing full projects from idea generation with cost justification through to start-up.
  • Solid understanding of safe work practices and Process safety Management (PSM)
  • Strong interpersonal skills needed to influence team work in a flat organization.
  • MUST BE authorized to work for any employer in the USA without current or future restrictions. 

University - Bachelor's Degree/3-4 Year Degree