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ICL Senior Process Development Engineer in Webster Groves, Missouri

Senior Process Development Engineer

Date: May 4, 2021

Posting End Date: May 21, 2021


Webster Groves, MO, US, 63119

Company: ICL Specialty Products Inc

Job Description

ICL is a global leader in the Bromine, Potash, Phosphates, and Innovative Ag Solutions markets. More than 11,000 talented employees across 30 countries in 5 continents work tirelessly to support humanity’s most crucial needs. Our employees are helping to feed the world’s growing population and provide better and safer industrial solutions that improve quality of life and even save lives.

Scope: As the Senior Process Development Engineer, you will be a member of the Engineering & Technology Group based at our Webster Groves Technical Center, reporting to the Technology & Engineering Manager. You will be responsible for the development of chemical process improvements for ICL’s manufacturing operations. You will also support MTS in the development of new products and/or processes for new products. Application of sound engineering principals is essential. This team member will also be required to manage development projects and interface with our commercial and manufacturing resources.

I’m interested! What will I get to do in this position?

Major Responsibilities/Accountabilities:

  • Provide technology leadership for process and cost improvements in manufacturing sites.

  • Support MTS when requested with customer issues as they arise

  • Investigate plant process issues and work with the plant to implement solutions

  • Identify opportunities for cost, quality, safety, and plant maintenance improvements and prepare recommendations for management consistent with company objectives

  • Lead special projects that may be cross functional and multi-site

  • Maintain active contact with plant engineering managers

  • Analyze customer and competitor process technologies for competitive advantage

  • Maintain knowledge of latest technical developments in the marketplace, and propose innovative improvement to the current process.

  • Provide cross-functional problem identification and resolution

  • Identify novel and unique process improvements for patent protection consistent with the company’s strategy

Skills & Experience

What skills and experience do I need to be successful in this role?

What you need:

  • BS/MS in Chemical Engineering or equivalent required

  • 10 years or more of chemical industry experience required

  • Ability to concurrently handle multiple tasks with conflicting priorities

  • Ability to work effectively as an individual, within a team and to lead a team

  • Strong written, oral and electronic communication skills

  • Well organized with excellent time management skills

  • Travel requirements, 10% typical, up to 50% for active projects; may include international travel

What will set you apart:

  • Phosphorus and phosphate chemistry and process experience preferred

  • Plant engineering experience, phosphates process knowledge a plus

  • Business and related financial knowledge a plus

Job Level: 15-16, commensurate on skills and experience


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