10 Nov, 2023

Chemical Production Engineer

  • Bayer
  • Luling, LA, USA
Production 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.


Chemical Production Engineer 




We are currently seeking motivated colleagues to contribute to meaningful work in our Luling,LA l manufacturing plant.  Our positions perform meaningful work and includes exposure to advancing technologies, having a voice to challenge our status quo, and training for career advancement.

We also offer a breadth of benefits, included (but not limited to) 120 hours of vacation, 128 hours of holiday time, 40 hours sick time, full medical/dental/vision, educational assistance, annual bonus and MORE!


Learn more by clicking the Bayer benefits link!

Bayer Benefits


The Chemical Production Engineer provides support to plan, coordinate, and execute technical activities needed to support manufacturing operations. Also, ensures the safe, efficient, productive, and environmentally sound manufacture of active ingredients or intermediates.



  • Assist area management and operations personnel daily in evaluating and achieving area performance goals related to safety, quality, waste minimization, capacity, reliability, and operability, subject to supervisory review;
  • Coordinate with corporate and site production planners on production timing and raw material availability;
  • Develop and track key performance indicators;
  • Participate with investigations of area performance issues related to safety, quality, environmental impact, capacity, reliability, and operability leading to proposal and implementation of sound technical solutions;
  • Gain experience as Area representative for design, construction and implementation of investment projects – interfacing with technical professionals from other disciplines (e.g. PCT, project engineering, environmental and utility services operations, and process development);
  • Maintain and develop standards for area operating documentation (e.g. standard operating procedures, process descriptions, material and energy balances, P&IDs, and operating data collection and retrieval);
  • Collaborate on design and executes plant trials directed at enhancing area performance;
  • Compile, format and submit environmental data necessary for timely and accurate filing with local, state, and federal agencies;                                                                                                    
  • Engage in continued development of self and area personnel with peer coaching and constructive feedback;                                                                           
  • 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:



  • Bachelor’s of Science degree in Chemical Engineering, including May 2024 B.S. Chemical Engineering graduates;
  • Ability to work as an individual contributor and as part of a diverse team composed of fellow engineers, operations personnel, maintenance personnel and leadership;
  • Strong communications skills, both oral and written;
  • Strong decision-making and problem-solving skills;
  • Challenges status-quo to achieve better results for the business;
  • Ability to work on and balance multiple assignments and priorities;
  • Must be able to perform work in a manufacturing plant environment, including ascending/descending stairs and ladders;
  • Computer proficiency in Windows passed programs (Word,Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook);
  • Strong safety ethic.


  • Previous engineering experience in manufacturing, engineering or related field;
  • Up to 3 years of experience.



Local regulations and legal requirements vary per country of hire and will be discussed with considered candidates individually based on their potential of hire.

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.  

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. Job postings will remain open for a minimum of ten business days and are subject to immediate closure thereafter without additional notice.  
IMPORTANT NOTE for POTENTIAL CANADIAN CANDIDATES: This position requires full vaccination against COVID-19.  
IMPORTANT NOTE for POTENTIAL GERMAN CANDIDATES: Applications from employees in Germany who may be affected by personnel reduction will treated favorably from other candidates in Germany.  
IMPORTANT NOTE for POTENTIAL US CANDIDATES: Bayer expects its employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Bayer active employees are also expected to disclose their vaccination status and if fully vaccinated, provide proof of vaccination status to Occupational Medicine. Bayer defines fully vaccinated in alignment with CDC which is two weeks after completing the two-dose vaccine regimen or two weeks after completing the one-dose regimen. Additionally, Bayer employees are also required to comply with state, local and customer requirements.  

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