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Process Engineer - Recent College Graduate

Potters Industries Inc
Apex, NC
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Potters, a newly formed carve-out of PQ Corporation, is the leading supplier of glass microspheres used for transportation safety.  With more than 2,000 customers globally and operations out of 29 production facilities, the company is a global enterprise. Corporate headquarters will be located in the western suburbs of Philadelphia.

In October 2020, PQ announced the sale of Potters to the Jordan Company, a middle‐market private equity firm that partners with profitable companies to realize significant opportunities for long-term growth.

We are searching for a Regional Process Engineer to be based at our Malvern, PA, Augusta, GA or Apex, NC plant.

  • We are not offering relocation for this position at this time.
  • We are not offering visa sponsorship for this role at this time.

This is an engineering position encompassing project management, process engineering, and process development responsibilities.   

This is an opportunity to take on a role of real responsibility with a dynamic industry leader. 

Essential job functions 

  • Responsible for identifying and leading process improvement opportunities and identifying ways of improving plant capacities and efficiencies.
  • Analyze a process system and implement simple yet effective changes to boost production.
  • Research and development of new equipment (including design responsibilities).
  • Identifying, designing, and managing capital projects ranging from $25M to $5MM.
  • Provide engineering support to multiple facilities located across North America.
  • Act as a liaison between Operations and Research and Development in process improvement and development efforts.

Primarily office to be located in Augusta, GA or Apex, NC and will provide service to other facilities located across North America


  • Bachelor's Degree in Chemical or Mechanical Engineering, M.S. preferred.
  • Recent college graduate
  • Demonstrated ability to manage capital projects up to $5MM.
  • Must have excellent analytical and problem solving capabilities. 
  • Ability to interact with operators, vendors and upper management.
  • AutoCAD experience is a plus.

Potters Industries Inc


Apex, NC
27539 USA



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