The Production Engineer is responsible for supporting day-to-day operations in the Dover, OH plant. Plays a key role ensuring quality products are manufactured safely, in an environmentally compliant manner, efficiently, and on time. Acts as a technical resource for hourly operations employees and collaborates with RND, maintenance, and engineering to optimize plant operations, resolve plant production problems and enables production of a low cost/quality finished product.
Bachelors Degree in Chemical Engineering preferred.
3-5 years experience preferred working in chemicals industry or related petro-chemical/refinery or other related industry experience will be considered
Working knowledge of chemical manufacturing systems and process optimization techniques
Requires day-to-day troubleshooting to monitor batch reactors and continuous columns
Prefer an engineer who understands process automation, HMI
Root cause analysis, CMMS/ERP systems knowledge strongly preferred
Broad understanding of business issues, metrics, organizational linkages
Must have demonstrated analytical and project management skills
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Must have thorough understanding and knowledge of MS Office Suite products
Additional Salary Information: Bonus eligible after one full year of employment
About Dover Chemical Corporation
Dover Chemical Corporation is a leading producer of specialty chemical including alkylphenols, chlorinated paraffins, polymer additives, liquid and solid antioxidants (including organophosphites), flame retardants, additives for water-based and oil-based metalworking fluids and drilling fluid additives. Our manufacturing facilities are located in Dover, OH and Hammond, IN. Our Dover location is along Interstate 77 in east central Ohio, providing easy access for shipping. Dover Chemical is proud to have earned ISO9001:2008 certification in recognition of our ongoing commitment to uncompromising quality. We join other members and partners of the American Chemistry Council in our dedication to the principles of Responsible Care®, including product stewardship, community awareness, emergency response, pollution prevention, process safety, distribution, and employee health & safety.
We provide chemical specialty products, specifically chemical additives, to our customers around the world who make products that are useful in everyday life. Our products help to improve a wide variety of materials, including fuels, metal-working materials, and polymers for use in industrial and househ...old applications. We seek to create sustainable growth and value through our commitment to the interests of Dover Chemical's stakeholders and compliance with the American Chemistry Council's Code of Responsible Care®.
Through strategic integration of manufacturing, Dover Chemical provides the best practice efficiencies in both raw materials and production processes to offer high quality, cost-effective products. Chlorinated paraffins are produced both at our Dover, OH, and Hammond, IN, facilities to assure uninterrupted supply.
Dover Chemical Corporation, a subsidiary of ICC Industries Inc., headquartered in New York City, is a leader for over 50 years in the international and domestic trading, manufacture, and marketing of chemicals, plastics, and pharmaceuticals