Fontana, US

Title:  Process Engineer

Kemira is a global company providing chemicals and expertise to operations around the world. We are committed to being our customers’ first choice by bringing sustainable value through improved product quality, better process and resource efficiency. We offer a result-oriented and collaborative culture that empowers you to drive excellence and innovation with a major impact on the future. If you have the right mix of curiosity, a drive for excellence and an innovative mindset, we want to talk to you.


We are looking for someone to work in the plant on process and project engineering activities.  This will include process improvements and modifications, new project development and implementation, preparing capital projects, and troubleshooting existing process problems. This person will also assist with process safety and management of change for mutlitple sites.  This position reports to the Application and Technicial Service Manager.


Your responsibilities will include:

  • Follow all EHS requirements
  • Work closely with plant personnel to optimize plant processes
  • Collaborate with plant management on capital projects to ensure proper process design and equipment specification
  • Provide technical support and troubleshooting for manufacturing and maintenance
  • Drive continuous improvement of plant manufacturing processes and systems
  • Assist with all aspects of process safety, including:
    • Management of change (MOC) process
    • Process hazard analysis (PHA) and risk assessment
    • Steward process safety and MOC action items to completion
    • Audit process safety-related policies and systems
    • Conduct pre-startup safety reviews
    • Investigation and resolution of process incidents
  • Assist with creation of SOP’s for new and existing equipment and processes as needed.
  • Maintain plant drawings, equipment & instrument indexes, etc.


Desired skills and experience:

  • Good Engineering degree level.  Mechanical or Chemical or appropriate subject.
  • Excellent English language capability, verbal, written and reading.
  • 5-7 + yrs (technical) experience in Process Engineering and/or Project Engineering
  • Strong background in Continuous Improvement, proven track record.
  • Capital Project Support experience, together with Chemical Process Development Experience.
  • Team Leadership advantage.
  • Global travelling capability for collaboration and occasion meeting requirements



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Kemira is an equal opportunity employer committed to a drug free workplace.