Client Services

If you’re looking for the perfect candidate to elevate the performance of your corporate team, Parkwood can help. Our Search Consultants include experts with proven knowledge of the most specialized industries -- ensuring that we can deliver talented candidates who are at the top of their field.

FIND OUT MORE »

Candidate Services

Are you seeking a new position that rewards your experience and challenges your skills? Let Parkwood open doors to the professional life you deserve. We respect your privacy and have the tools - and talent - to help you excel.

FIND OUT MORE »

Careers at Parkwood International!

For those unique individuals who are as focused and committed as we are, a career as a professional Search Consultant is an exciting and rewarding opportunity.  When you join our team, you join inspired professionals with an appetite for fun and an aptitude for success.

FIND OUT MORE »

Back to Home Submit Your Resume

Our Current Job Opportunities

All Jobs

Reference Number: N/A
Location: Arkansas, United States

 

Our Client, a global multi-site specialty chemical company, has an immediate opening for a Senior Process Engineer at one of its sites in Arkansas.

 

Job Description

Responsibilities include:

  • Analyze existing process problems and define robust and innovative solutions with limited oversight
  • Analyze existing processes and identify material improvement opportunities with limited oversight.
  • Collaborate with other engineers and stakeholders to develop process design scope packages for new product commercialization, large debottlenecking efforts, increases in plant capacity, major operability improvements, improvements in plant HS&E performance, etc.  This can include leading and/or directing the efforts of less experienced engineers working on the project.
  • Collaborate with chemists and other engineers/scientists to scale up processes from bench to pilot to commercial scale and to select the optimal process technology for each process step.
  • Be a key member of commissioning and startup team for new project installations.
  • Participate in troubleshooting of significant process issues, as needed.
  • Actively contributing to the innovation and ideation process through the development and justification of new project proposals.
  • Providing technical support to specific manufacturing areas.
  • Report writing, presentations, project management, and potentially supervision responsibilities.
  • Continual development of your professional skillset.

 

Required

  • S. in Chemical Engineering  with minimum 5 years of chemical industry experience or PhD in Chemical Engineering with minimum 3 years experience.
  • Significant proven experience in the areas of process development, process operations and/or design
  • Strong safety mindset
  • Hands-on process startup and/or operations experience
  • Strong command of chemical engineering fundamentals
  • Proven examples of developing innovative solutions to complex problems
  • Strong teamwork and leadership skills
  • Initiative, creativity, and problem solving abilities
  • Excellent written, verbal, computer, and interpersonal skills
  • Desired Qualifications
  • Program / project leadership experience
  • Experience leading other engineers and/or chemists
  • Detailed design and/or troubleshooting knowledge of some common process equipment such as distillation columns, pumps, heat exchangers, reactors, filters, dryers, etc.

 

Our Client offers competitive compensation, an excellent benefits program, relocation assistance and much more.

 

Please send your resume in Word.doc format to Reed Rogers at reed@parkwoodintl.com