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Research Engineers (2) 1 senior and 1 junior

Premier Search Associates
State College, PA
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Job Description

Looking for a Senior Research Engineer (3-10 years) and a Research Engineer (2-4 years )supporting our Process Technology and Optimization Group located in Central Pennsylvania. You will have previous industry experience in a chemical or manufacturing plant and be responsible for projects in the field of process development, up-scaling of new processes, and optimization of existing processes. This function is fully responsible for the coordination of the technical development of new/improved processes, their up-scaling, and implementation on a commercial scale. Either on-site or at toller sites.

Key responsibilities:
Full responsibility for the coordination and implementation of projects in the field of process development and optimization, up-scaling and commercial implementation with impact on BU level and typical project size (OPEX) of up to 1 Mio CHF.
Design and lead multi-disciplinary teams including process development, analytical development, safety, engineering and operations.
Allocates/co-ordinates work within the team/project and/or contributes to technical/professional direction by utilizing a variety of advanced project management tools and problem solving techniques.
Collects, summarizes, analyses data using advanced tools such as SEEQ/PowerBI to prepare reports/dashboards and makes presentations to inform and manage all stakeholders on BU level.
" Involved in multiple site projects, traveling as needed to maintain internal customer relationships.
" Maintains complex pilot facilities, including process safety and new equipment installation.
" Mentors, develops, and coaches 1-5 scientists or lab technicians.

Key requirements:
" MS or BS Degree Preferred area of study, Chemical Engineering 3-10 years for the senior role and 2 years for the junior role.
" Required: Previous industry experience in a chemical or manufacturing facility.
" Broad and comprehensive understanding of concepts and principles in the area of chemistry & chemical engineering and knowledge of these elements in other disciplines.

Top facility with a state-of-the-art Pilot Plant inside and research technology group. The beautiful low-cost living area of Central PA. Great benefits and relo . 3 weeks vacation to start.

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