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Chemical Engineer – New Castle, DE (108916)

Posted: 6 Dec 2019 Closes: 8 Feb 2020
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Chemical Engineer – New Castle, DE-108916



The Chemical Engineer will provide technical expertise for

the chemical processes at the Red Lion (New Castle, Delaware) Site and provide

support to the operations team.  The

engineer will lead product quality and process capability improvement

initiatives with emphasis on implementing processes to obtain high quality

products.  The position is responsible

for developing and implementing process improvement programs (uptime, quality,

yield, energy reduction, and waste minimization), as well as supporting process

safety management and environmental compliance. 

The chemical engineer will participate as a team member for design,

implementation and startup of new or improved processes in the existing

production facility, including working with external customers, environmental,

safety and other technical support. 

There will also be occasional support of sister facilities at other





  • Lead product

    quality and process capability improvement initiatives
  • Monitor

    and evaluate data using statistical methodology and use process expertise

    to make appropriate recommendations for improvement
  • Technical

    support for improvement projects, day to day operations, trouble shooting,

    capital projects and shutdowns
  • Help

    train personnel and improve and enhance operator capability
  • Support

    capital projects by participating in equipment criteria and specification

    to optimize reliability and cost
  • Leading

    or participating in PSM technology element teams and process hazards

  • Participate

    in and /or lead Incident Investigations and Process Hazards Analysis (PHA)




  • Bachelor’s

    degree in chemical engineering or equivalent, will consider new college

  • Demonstrated

    strengths in getting results, meeting commitments, problem solving and

    continuous improvement
  • Demonstrated

    ability to work effectively with or lead diverse teams including

    operators, mechanics, management, other engineers and leaders
  • Experience

    working in a manufacturing environment, prefer high hazard chemical
  • Able

    to travel 10-15% of time



  • 2-5

    years of experience as chemical engineer, adaptable to experience level
  • Experience

    with high hazard chemical manufacturing


 Operation / Maintenance / Construction Engineer

Primary Location

 United States-Delaware

Job Posting

 Dec 6, 2019, 2:48:12 PM

Job Type

 Standard -  



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