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Goose Creek, US

Title:  Process Engineer / Chemist


Process Engineer/Chemist – Goose Creek, SC


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 now looking for an experienced process engineer for the colorants business in our paper division.  The process engineer will support the Bushy Park manufacturing facility by supporting operations with technical expertise.  This position will be involved in day to day operational improvments, process development aimed at improving cycle time, yields and or product quality.  This is a permanent position located in the greater Charleston, SC area.


The responsibilities will include:


  • Work directly with operations to support production on a technical basis.
  • Work with plant processes to improve cycle time, quality and or yield.
  • Author and maintain manufacturing batch sheet work instructons
  • Train produciton personnel on various manufacturing unit operations.
  • Assist in process safety design reviews, MOC reviews, and pre-startup inspections as needed.
  • Work with maintenance on technically complex repairs and failure analysis.


What we offer:


  • Opportunities for personal and professional growth within a dynamic manufacturing environment
  • Employment in a stable company with an established position in the market
  • A multicultural and positive working environment
  • Competitive compensation and attractive benefits package
  • Career development opportunities, both formal and on the job


What you need:


  • BS Degree in Chemical Engineering or Chemistry with 1 to 5 years of experience in a manufacturing environment.
  • Ability to accomplish goals and objectives with minimal supervision.
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.
  • Strong interpersonal skills.
  • Project management experience and organizational skills a plus.
  • Programming experience with OSIsoft PI Historian software preferred



Find the right mix of experience and opportunities at Kemira


Please apply with CV, cover letter and salary expectations no later than February 29, 2020 via


If you are interested in this role and wish to discuss further please contact HR Specialist,


Kemira is an equal opportunity employer.