05 Jan, 2022

Process Engineer

  • Merck
  • Catoosa, OK, USA
Process Engineer Chemicals

Job Description

An exciting new opportunity has arisen to join the company as a Process Engineer! As a Process Engineer, you’ll ensure a consistent and stable operation of existing facilities at the Catoosa, OK site. The Process Engineer is responsible for process surveillance, resolution of daily production issues, driving debottlenecking opportunities and implementation of improvement initiatives. The Process Engineer interfaces with Plant Operators, Maintenance Technicians, and management personnel to coordinate technical activities in operating areas.


As a member of this team, you will be a foundational member of driving the production of electronic materials that influence our daily lives and help advance digital living for all humankind. Additionally, you will advise senior management of production planning and engineering strategies that achieve goals/objectives of the organization. Responsibilities include:

  • Designs, develops, and sustains high purity chemical systems
  • Performs hazard reviews, incident investigations, and waste minimization
  • Recommends productivity improvements to management as needed
  • Supports product quality by providing ongoing training to operators and other personal
  • Utilize lean six sigma and continuous improvement tools
  • Review raw material analysis and provide data-based decisions on planning
  • Lead/participate in OPHR (operational process hazard reviews)


Who You Are:


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Chemical Engineering from an ABET accredited university
  • 2+ years of experience in working in an operations environment or related field


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of process chemistry, heat transfer, thermodynamics, and hydraulics
  • Ability to lead small teams related to production or infrastructure changes
  • A curious individual with a talent to continuously improve





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