Calvert City, Marshall, KY (42029)
Number of openings: 1
Application closing date: 3/12/2020
Federal contractor, expires on 7/8/2021
Our world needs ideas! As one of the world's most research-intensive chemical companies, we have been developing leading solutions for numerous sectors - from construction to photovoltaics and cosmetics to rubber - for over 100 years. We have a global presence with production sites on three continents and 14,600 employees from 70 nations.
WACKER POLYMERS is the global technology leader in the development and production of redispersible powders, dispersions solid resins, powder binders and surface coating resins. At our Calvert City site, we are currently looking for a Production Engineer-Dispersions to join our growing team.
This position is responsible for production process optimization, product quality, new product trials and scale-ups, troubleshooting process/equipment problems, and computer software support.
The incumbent will introduce process improvements to achieve production targets in the areas of onstream, cycle times, quality, waste reduction, and operating costs.
This position supports and coordinates project work such as design reviews, hazard reviews, etc.
Bachelor's degree in Chemical Engineering or Mechanical Engineering required
Minimum 3 years experience in chemical manufacturing industry required
Process controls experience required.
WACKER, as an innovative chemical company, makes a vital contribution toward improving the quality of life around the world by developing intelligent solutions for sustainable growth. Our culture focuses on building and retaining diverse and inclusive teams. WACKER offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, competitive benefit offerings and beyond through giving back to our communities.
Be part of our WACKER family, across all nations !
We are looking forward to your online application at www.wacker.com.
Reference Code: 214
The information contained herein is not intended to be an all-inclusive list of the duties and responsibilities of the job, nor are they intended to be an all-inclusive list of the skills and abilities required to do the job. A minimum requirement for this US-based position is the ability to work legally in the United States on a permanent unrestricted basis. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position, including for any type of US permanent residency (e.g., for a Green card).
WACKER is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer
Nearest Major Market: Paducah
Applicants preferred to have at least a Bachelors degree or equivalent