PSM/Process Engineer

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Boston, MA
Job Type
Direct Hire
Bachelor of Science
Dec 14, 2018
Job ID
Minimum Requirements:
B.S. Chemical Engineering degree with 3+ years’ experience out of any PSM regulated chemical production facility. This candidate must have experience with process optimization, been an active part of HAZOP reviews, knowledgeable of PSM programs and know how to perform heat and mass balances. Pluses would be experience with the following: Six-Sigma black belt training, SHE, front-end process design, scale-up, and batch reaction.

Job Description:
Our client is an expanding international specialty chemical, pharmaceutical and nutraceuticals producer with multiple sites both here in the US and in Europe. This job would be a chemical engineering dream, offering a wide variety of responsibilities, including on-site process optimization and PSM improvement projects, as well as support of three US production sites along with some overseas support. The facilities that will be supported by this person vary in size from 25 to 100 personnel using primarily batch reaction. The Boston facility, home base for this person, just recently completed a 30 million dollar upgrade, including a new DCS control system. Some of the responsibilities include designing preliminary process packages, scale-up work, conducting SHE studies, performing heat and mass balances, and leading/participating in HAZOP studies. Travel for this role is estimated at 25% with occasional trips to Europe.