Process Improvement Engineer

Location: Chicago, IL
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $90,000.00 - $100,000.00
Degree: Bachelor of Science;
Date: 11/29/2017
Job ID: 02545933
Job Description
Minimum Requirements:
B.S. Chemical Engineering or Biomedical Engineering with 3+ years’ of experience out of chemicals, foods or pharmaceuticals. This person must show a track record of process improvement or scale-up experience. The position requires someone who shows a high level of self-motivation and drive. Pluses would be experience with the following: electronic materials, design of experiments, quality control, and certification in six-sigma methodologies (green or black belt).
Job Description:
Our client is a multibillion dollar international firm with production facilities in the US, Korea, China and Japan. They produce specialty chemicals used in the finishing of silicon wafers used in the semiconductor industry. This person would be responsible for the scale-up of products from bench level, to pilot, and on to full scale production. Other responsibilities include design of experiments, quality control and evaluation of product performance. Based in a 400-person site that houses production, R&D, marketing, sales, tech services and a corporate office, the primary function of this role is to scale-up the products and processes at this Chicago site, so that these improvements can be further implemented at the larger Asian production plants. Relocation assistance is available.