03 Apr, 2024

Chemical Process And Quality Engineer III

  • Merck
  • Martin, South Carolina, United States
Process Engineer Biochemicals / Pharmaceuticals

Job Description

Work Your Magic with us! Start your next chapter and join EMD Electronics.

Ready to explore, break barriers, and discover more? We know you’ve got big plans – so do we! Our colleagues across the globe love innovating with science and technology to enrich people’s lives with our solutions in Healthcare, Life Science, and Electronics. Together, we dream big and are passionate about caring for our rich mix of people, customers, patients, and planet. That's why we are always looking for curious minds that see themselves imagining the unimaginable with us.  

Everything we do in EMD Electronics is to help us deliver on our purpose of being the company behind the companies, advancing digital living. We are dedicated to being the trusted supplier of high-tech materials, services and specialty chemicals for the electronics, automotive and cosmetics industries. We foster a global collaborative organization made up of individuals who have the passion to win, obsess about the customer, are relentlessly curious and act with urgency. Together, we push the boundaries of science to make more possible for our customers.


The Chemical Process and Quality Engineer III is located on site at the Martin, SC facility with domestic and international travel required. 

Your Role:

This position is to join an international team of engineers and process experts responsible for implementation of continuous improvement projects around an existing product portfolio and commercialization of new products from lab scale to high volume manufacturing.  Continuous improvement projects can include quality improvements, capacity or yield improvements, and cost improvements.  Role is in the Klebosol® business group making colloidal silica-based CMP slurries for use in the semi-conductor industry.

Primary responsibilities and location would be out of our manufacturing facility in Martin, SC with responsibility for ensuring best practice sharing and implementation with colleagues at our sister manufacturing facility near Compiègne, France.

The position will also involve a high level of direct interaction with end use customers (explaining CIP projects, aligning on new product/project deliverables, etc.).

Martin, South Carolina is in Allendale County bordering the beautiful Savannah River.  A community rich in history with over 50 historical sites to visit.  Stunning farms cover the landscape in this agricultural community.  


Who you are:

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Chemical engineering, chemistry or equivalent discipline bachelor’s degree,
  • 3+ years of experience in process engineering, quality engineering or process development 
  • Up to 10% domestic and international travel required

Preferred Qualifications:

  • English proficiency.  Fluency in German, Mandarin and/or French is a plus
  • Preferred background in semiconductor supporting industry or industry with similar demands on quality or change management (chemical, pharma, automotive, etc).
  • Preferred experience with customer facing communication and interaction.
  • Preferred familiarity with synthesis of colloidal particles and/or silica chemistry
  • Preferred familiarity/certification with quality and statistical process control or Six Sigma

What we offer: We are curious minds that come from a broad range of backgrounds, perspectives, and life experiences. We celebrate all dimensions of diversity and believe that it drives excellence and innovation, strengthening our ability to lead in science and technology. We are committed to creating access and opportunities for all to develop and grow at your own pace. Join us in building a culture of inclusion and belonging that impacts millions and empowers everyone to work their magic and champion human progress!

Apply now and become a part of our diverse team!

If you would like to know more about what diversity, equity, and inclusion means to us, please visit https://www.emdgroup.com/en/company/press-positions.html

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