Production Engineer
Kureha Corporation
Belle, WV

About $65,000 - $93,000 a year

Education
We have an opening here at Kureha PGA LLC located in Belle, WV for a Production Engineer. We make a raw material for a revolutionary biodegradable plastic at the only plant of its kind in the world. Who can’t get excited about biodegradable plastic?

Here are a few responsibilities of the position.

  • Supports plant operations with chemical engineering expertise
  • Contributes to plant process design and implementation
  • Supports production teams to work safely to achieve targets in the areas of production, costs, and a quality product
  • Serves as a technology expert for Kureha PGA processes
Required Education/Experience: BS in Chemical Engineering with 3+ years’ experience in chemical engineering with a working knowledge of chemical process operations, OSHA and PSM.

Preferred experience in the following: reaction, distillation, filtration, polymerization, crystallization, separation are primary unit operations.

Preferred equipment familiarity typical of chemical processes: reactors, heat exchangers, tanks, separators, crystallizers, centrifuges, filters/strainers, pumps.

We are only 10 minutes from the Capitol city of Charleston, WV, and a relocation package is available. If you want to take the next step in your career and get exposed to multiple facets of chemical engineering processes, please connect with me.