Process Engineer Job Description

Process Engineer Job Description

September 25th, 2019

Process Engineers design, implement, and optimize industrial processes for large-scale manufacturing companies. They mainly work in manufacturing, chemical, and biotechnology industries but may also work in sales or IT to design and optimize sales or software processes.

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We are looking to hire a skilled Process Engineer to oversee the design and implementation of our company processes. As a Process Engineer, you will be responsible for developing and implementing process strategies, managing process resources, optimizing current processes, and maintaining process documents. Ultimately, your job is to maintain the efficiency of production in order to reduce costs.

To ensure success as a Process Engineer you should have extensive experience in process design, excellent technical skills, and high-level analytical skills. A top-class Process Engineer can analyze a process system and implement simple yet effective changes to boost production.

Process Engineer Responsibilities:

  • Meeting with production managers to assess existing processes.
  • Drafting process ideas to reduce costs and improve production rates.
  • Performing risk assessments.
  • Designing and testing process upgrades and new process systems.
  • Ensuring processes comply with safety and quality standards.
  • Performing process simulations and troubleshooting issues.
  • Performing optimization tests.
  • Developing routines and best practices to ensure product quality.
  • Developing standardized operating instructions for the upgrades process.
  • Providing the Product Manager with process documents and standard operating procedures.
  • Monitoring upgrades systems.

Process Engineer Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering.
  • Proven work experience as a Process Engineer.
  • Experience with process simulations and standard operating procedures.
  • High-level knowledge of Process Engineering software systems.
  • Experience working with CAD and AutoCAD.
  • Advanced technical skills.
  • Analytical thinker.
  • Familiarity with state health and safety regulations.
  • Ability to project manage.

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