25 Aug, 2023

Senior Process Engineer - Packaging

  • Bayer
  • Muscatine, IA, USA
Process Engineer Biochemicals / Pharmaceuticals

Job Description

At Bayer we’re visionaries, driven to solve the world’s toughest challenges and striving for a world where 'Health for all Hunger for none’ is no longer a dream, but a real possibility. We’re doing it with energy, curiosity and sheer dedication, always learning from unique perspectives of those around us, expanding our thinking, growing our capabilities and redefining ‘impossible’. There are so many reasons to join us. If you’re hungry to build a varied and meaningful career in a community of brilliant and diverse minds to make a real difference, there’s only one choice.


Senior Process Engineer - Packaging (Muscatine, Iowa) 




The Senior Process Engineer – Packaging role located in Muscatine, Iowa will provide day-to-day tactical direction, apply technical skills, maintain operations, and resolve routine issues to support the manufacture of packaged crop protection products.  This role will provide technical leadership and serve as a mentor to plant engineers.


The primary responsibilities of this role, Senior Process Engineer – Packaging are:


  • Assists plant management and operations personnel daily in evaluating and achieving plant performance goals related to safety, quality, waste minimization, capacity, reliability, and operability;
  • Delivers packaging operational excellence through the development and tracking of key performance indicators;
  • Promotes continued development of area personnel as well as other area and plant engineers through mentoring, coaching, and providing constructive feedback;
  • Investigates plant performance issues related to safety, quality, environmental impact, capacity, reliability, and operability leading to proposal and implementation of sound technical solutions;
  • Proposes designs and executes plant trials directed at enhancing plant performance;
  • Serves as process expert and plant representative for design, construction and implementation of investment projects – interfacing with technical professionals from other disciplines (e.g. Process Controls Technology, project engineering, environmental and utility services operations, and process development;)
  • Creates, maintains, and develops standards for plant operating documentation (e.g. standard operating procedures, process descriptions, material and energy balances, P&IDs, and operating data collection and retrieval;)
  • Compiles formats and submits environmental data necessary for timely and accurate filing with local, state, and federal agencies                                            
  • Support Site and Area Production System improvements, OnePSS



Your success will be driven by your demonstration of our LIFE values. More specifically related to this position, Bayer seeks an incumbent who possesses the following:


Required Qualifications:


  • Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering or other science-based degree.


Preferred Qualifications:


  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Mechanical, Chemical or Electrical Engineering and at least seven years of engineering experience preferably in plant operation function;
  • Excellent knowledge of chemical or manufacturing processes to effectively analyze, recommend, and make decisions;
  • Experience in chemical or manufacturing environment;
  • Working knowledge of Engineering tools, software, and ability to read and understand process flow diagrams, line drawings P&ID and schematics.


Position is located at the Bayer Crop Science location of Muscatine, Iowa.

Eligible for Domestic Relocation Assistance. 


Bayer offers a wide variety of competitive compensation and benefits programs. If you meet the requirements of this unique opportunity, and want to impact our mission Science for a better life, we encourage you to apply now. Be part of something bigger. Be you. Be Bayer. 
To all recruitment agencies: Bayer does not accept unsolicited third party resumes.
Bayer is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disabled/Veterans
Bayer is committed to providing access and reasonable accommodations in its application process for individuals with disabilities and encourages applicants with disabilities to request any needed accommodation(s) using the contact information below. 

Bayer is an E-Verify Employer.  
Location: United States : Iowa : Muscatine     
Division: Crop Science    
Reference Code: 799841 

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