Manufacturing Plant Chemical Engineer

Location
Ridgway
Salary
$50,000 to $100,000 Annually
Posted
22 Mar 2018
Closes
17 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Why Work Here?

“We're a fast-growing company offering great opportunities for growth and impact, with a terrific work/life balance”

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Optimization and Documentation of Plant Chemical & Material Processes
    • Document all chemical & material usage processes for three Allegheny Coatings’ plant locations
    • Organize and document all material & chemical usage for three plant locations
    • Optimize usage of all chemicals and materials in all Allegheny Coatings’ pretreatment and production applications for three plant locations
  • Material & Chemical Development:
    • Create and implement research and development plans focused on the improvement of existing product offerings
    • Work with President to manage existing proprietary product offerings
  • Assist in development & cultivation of new business opportunities

DESIRED ABILITIES & QUALIFICATIONS:

  • B.S./M.S. Degree in Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Material Science, or related field
  • 5+ years of experience in manufacturing or a related industry
  • Prior personnel management experience
  • Prior experience working with Corrosion/Rust Resistance formulations is beneficial
  • Critical thinker, self-motivated, able to keep a project moving forward independently when needed. Work with minimal supervision and able to balance this with teamwork. Able to carry projects through to completion
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills are essential. Skilled in writing technical reports and presenting technical data
  • Excellent computer skills, with proficiency in MS Word, Excel, Access, and email

About Allegheny Coatings:

Allegheny Coatings is a highly competitive company that specializes in the fast-growing field of industrial corrosion prevention, applying high-performance coating materials to prevent rust and corrosion on metal parts. We service many industries including automotive, fasteners, aerospace, and defense. Our operation comprises more than 150 team members working on a variety of industry-specific processes that we have developed and modified to serve the needs of our customers. We have plant locations in Ridgway, PA and Fremont, IN.