Company: Shin-Etsu Silicones of America
Posted on: January 16, 2022
Job Summary: The Process Engineer is responsible for the
coordination and implementation of processes at assigned plant.
Duties & Responsibilities: Reasonable accommodations may be made to
enable individuals with disabilities to perform these essential
Perform risk assessment and evaluate on a risk scale processes
using PFMEA, PHA, FTA or any appropriate analysis method.
Complete product readiness evaluation. Evaluate products from
Technical department and determine if the product can be made with
current machines and equipment.
Assess current processes to establish a baseline, document and
Document and report results of new product launches to
Make recommendations to improve new products, processes, and/or
Work with the EHS department to create new equipment work
instructions. This can include LOTO processes, equipment
Work with the customer to develop, configure, and optimize
production processes from inception through certification.
Work with the maintenance department to design, run, test, and
upgrade systems and processes. This includes the collection and
entry of data.
Develop best practices, routines, and innovative solutions to
improve production rates and quality of output.
Preform process simulations for new processes and product lines.
This may begin on a lab size scale and move to a production
Take calls as needed to assist Production personnel with process
related issues during off hours.
Perform other duties as assigned by manager.
Education & Experience:
Bachelor's degree in Chemical Engineering required.
2 year's related experience in a working or classroom
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
Familiarity with chemical process control systems (DCS or PLC)
Familiarity with Process Safety Management preferred.
Strong mechanical aptitude with problem solving and troubleshooting
Ability to read, write, understand, and communicate (verbal and
Must be able to work effectively in a team environment.
Good verbal, written, and interpersonal skills.
Willing and able to take calls during off hours.
This position operates primarily in a professional office
The role routinely uses standard office equipment.
P hysical Demands:
Prolonged periods of sitting at a desk and working on a
Traditional benefits include: Medical, dental, vision, life
insurance, short- and long-term disability insurance, 401(k) with a
generous company match, 10-paid holidays, vacation and personal
time off, competitive salary.
Additional benefits include: Job stability and security, excellent
growth opportunities, a safe and clean work environment, a great
reputation in the industry as a leading silicone manufacturer, an
For additional benefits information, please visit the Careers page
of our website at shinetsusilicones.com
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