Process & Development Engineer

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St. Louis, MO
Job Type
Direct Hire
Bachelor of Science
Jan 04, 2019
Job ID
Minimum Requirements:
B.S. Chemical or Mechanical Engineer degree with 3+ years’ experience as a Process Development Engineer or Process Engineer ideally out of the foods or pharmaceutical industry, though chemical experience is acceptable. Candidates should have experience calculating mixing and blending conditions. A plus would be experience doing scale-up work form bench to full production and experience with FDA/GMP regulations. The key to this position is excellent communication skills and motivation.
Job Description:
This person will be working in a setting much like that of Willy Wonka’s Chocolate Factory. This rapidly growing company has multiple domestic and overseas production facilities producing a variety of products including nutraceuticals, food additives, medical gasses, and chemicals. This particular facility produces food additives. This position enables the candidate to make the job their own, with 80% of the job being based at the tech center and 20% working at a nearby production facility. Responsibilities include working directly with clients and scaling-up products from lab to full-scale production. This person will determine process and operation conditions for pumps, mixers, homogenizers, steam kettles, pasteurizers, as well as providing tech service to individual customers and assisting plant operators.