Process/Project Engineer

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Danbury, CT
Job Type
Direct Hire
Bachelor of Science
Aug 02, 2017
Job ID
Salary Range: $100,000 to $125,000/yr. base salary (bonus eligible, relocation assistance available)
Minimum Requirements:
B.S. Chemical Engineering; 5+ years of post-college, industry experience. Candidates must have done design through installation of projects ($50K+) as well as process optimization. In the order of preference, they would like people out of high-purity specialty chemicals, batch chemicals and/or continuous chemicals. Candidates should have knowledge of as many of the following unit operations as possible: reaction (ideally batch), distillation, centrifugation, filtration, etc.
Job Description:
Our client is a rapidly-growing specialty chemicals manufacturer and is looking for a mid-level engineer to mentor a junior engineer. This person will also be assigned a portfolio of projects to work on (projects will be in the $50K to $1MM range) and will be responsible for some process optimization work. This company is currently in the midst of expanding this production facility and moving administrative personnel to their nearby corporate offices. The products this company makes are small-batch high-purity specialty chemicals and they do some toll processing as well. They employ approximately 100 people at this facility including about 30 chemists. This company can provide relocation assistance and prides themselves on a family atmosphere and a good work/life balance.