Process/Project Engineer

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Norwalk, CT
Job Type
Direct Hire
Bachelor of Science
May 02, 2017
Job ID
Salary Range: $90,000 - $95,000 base salary
Minimum Requirements:
B.S. Chemical Engineering minimum; 4+ years of post-college, in-plant experience out of chemicals, specialty chemicals, petrochemicals, or some closely related industry. Pluses would be: design through installation of projects, process design, equipment sizing/specification, relief valve design, production support, PSM, batch reaction, distillation, drying, centrifugation, DCS, and PLC’s. Candidate could be a process, project or a production engineer.
Job Description:
This person will be based at a profitable, family-owned, high purity specialty chemical manufacturing facility consisting of about 200 people. This person will work with a group of 10 engineers that are responsible for process optimization and capital project work that includes: expansions, retrofits, debottlenecking and infrastructure upgrades. Project size will range from several thousands to millions and will include preliminary design, sizing and specifying of equipment, vendor management and oversight of construction. The processing equipment on-site includes reactors, distillation columns (batch & continuous), evaporation, filtration and extraction. There is very low turnover at this company and the group of engineers is a good mix of veteran engineers and younger engineers. Relocation assistance is available – this company has a gym facility on-site and they provide catered lunch for very low cost every day.