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Manager Process Engineering
RESPONSIBILITIES:

•        To ensure that all activities carried out are in accordance with
regulatory requirements and with Company health, safety and
environmental policies and procedures.
•        Define, lead, and execute technology delivery programs to generate
process data, optimize and de-risk process technology and generate
customer samples
•        Develop order of magnitude and budgetary cost estimates for new
process designs and plant modifications.
•        Deliver new technology Process and Instrumentation Diagrams
(P&IDs) on schedule to the project team and support execution of project
for implementation at the pilot and commercial scale.
•        Incorporate commercial drivers into project objectives to target both
commercial and technical success.
•        Manage technical professionals who develop appropriate engineering
models to support scale-up and operation of technologies.
•        Work collaboratively with scientists and engineers at all locations.
•        Partner with external consultants, vendors, and other entities to
efficiently execute programs as needed.

QUALIFICATIONS:

•        BS in Chemical Engineering or equivalent, MS/PhD a plus
•        8+ years process development experience in an industrial
environment
•        2+ years’ experience managing technical professionals
•        Demonstrated experience planning and managing multi-disciplinary
process development teams and projects using project management
methodologies
•        Demonstrated use of Six Sigma tools and techniques or similar to
analyze data from development programs, plan and prioritize tasks, and
develop design parameters for commercial process technology
•        Analytical approach to defining unit operations and developing
process equipment calculations
•        Experience with full scale chemical plant operation and scale-up from
laboratory to pilot and full plant production
•        Proven experience in translating process chemistry to an existing
plant or a new process design
•        Effective communication of progress and results through formal and
informal channels
•        Specialized expertise in any of the following is a plus: crystallization,
filtration, converting batch processing to continuous, integrated
reaction/separations
•        Professional engineering license is a plus