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Chemical Engineer

Joliet, IL 60435

Posted: 07/30/2019 Employment Type: Direct Placement Category: Chemical Engineers Job Number: 82861

Chemical Engineer


Existing chemical facility will be going through upgrades and are looking for a Chemical Engineer to lead them through the process improvements needed. 

Responsible for developing, implementing, and maintaining new and/or improved manufacturing systems, processes, methods, equipment, strategies, technologies, and facilities in order to produce products within a reasonable schedule and budget.


  • Ensure cost-effective design, installation, and method of transfer, monitoring and modifying of manufacturing processes.

  • Must have experience with hazardous materials. 

  • Resolve problems in processes and materials.

  • Evaluate alternative approaches to manufacturing if a product, as designed, cannot be manufactured.

  • Interface with internal and external customers, suppliers and/or equipment vendors to resolve manufacturing issues.

  • Prepares estimates/quotations  for capital equipment, product start-up and development projects.

  • Write project plans for implementation of new processes, existing process modification and capacity improvements and throughput enhancements.

  • Perform cost/benefit analysis on new and existing manufacturing process improvement opportunities.

  • Develop experiments to diagnose and correct manufacturing problems utilizing statistically valid methodologies.

  • Identify yield improvement opportunities and leads the development of action plans to improve yields.


  • Bachelor’ s degree in Chemical Engineering or related field or equivalent experience with 

  • Perform defect characterization analysis to construct root cause effect relationships for defect reduction leading to yield enhancements.

  • Provide critical process/parameters data for FMEA manufacturing tables.

  • Participate in project implementation and defect reduction

  • Provide investigation, analysis, containment and solutions for yield excursion in management.

  • Documents all tests and process changes – permanent and temporary
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