Job #: 16264
Title: Process Engineer
Job Location: Atlanta, Georgia - United States
Salary: $80,000.00 - $90,000.00 - US Dollars - Yearly
Employer Will Recruit From: Nationwide
Relocation Paid?: Yes
WHY IS THIS A GREAT OPPORTUNITY?
Great Atlanta opportunity for a compounding degreed process engineer. JOB DESCRIPTION
Duties and Responsibilities: QUALIFICATIONS
Review new formulations to verify processing capability within our manufacturing assets.
Review old formulation to improve efficiency and profitability.
Liaison between R&D LAB trials and Manufacturing to confirm first runs are successful.
Evaluate process capability of engineered thermoplastics (ETP) formulations.
Provide project updates to the Corporate Process Manger and advise of any problems encountered.
Safeguard proprietary information and equipment.
Conduct product trials at NA plants as required and maintain trial / project records.
Assist the Corporate Process Manger in any additional duties assigned.
Stay abreast of new developments with ETPs and evaluate opportunities where these can positively impact our products.
Utilize a strong understanding of our NA processing capabilities
Travel to plant locations for product trials.
B.S in Engineering required, Polymer or Chemistry/Chemical studies highly preferred.
Minimum of 2 years experience in processing ETP colors with twin screw extruders required.
Analytical / problem solving skills related to product and process required.
Good verbal, written and presentation communication skills required.
Proficient in Microsoft Office programs Word / Excel / PowerPoint and database management programs.
Overnight travel of >=35% including travel to Canada and Mexico.
Must be authorized to work in the US without the need for current or future sponsorship for employment visa status
Experience formulating additive and color Masterbatch.
Experience processing and formulating Engineered Thermoplastics.
Experience in Compounding.
Experience in high loading of organic pigments.
Experience in Flame Retardants and other performance additives.
Knowledge or liquid or pril colorants.
Underwater pelletizing troubleshooting experience.
In depth knowledge of ETP extrusion processing, preferably in Masterbatch.
Working knowledge of a carbon black, additives and a broad range of polymers.
Must be legally authorized to work in the U.S.A.
University - Bachelor`s Degree/3-4 Year Degree
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