Process Engineer Job Description

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Process Engineer

Process Engineer responsibilities

  • Developing, configuring and optimizing industrial processes from inception through to start up and certification
  • Assessing processes, taking measurements and interpreting data
  • Designing, running, testing and upgrading systems and processes

Process Engineer Job Description Template

Job Brief

We are looking for an experienced Process Engineer to be responsible for the process design, operation and implementation. The successful candidate will be able to improve industrial processes in order to maintain efficiency, reduce cost, improve sustainability and maximize profitability.


  • Develop, configure and optimize industrial processes from inception through to start up and certification
  • Assess processes, take measurements and interpret data
  • Design, run, test and upgrade systems and processes
  • Develop best practices, routines and innovative solutions to improve production rates and quality of output
  • Perform process simulations
  • Manage cost and time constraints
  • Perform risk assessments
  • Provide process documentation and operating instructions


  • Proven work experience in process engineering
  • Excellent technical skills
  • Knowledge of process related standards
  • Experience in process simulations
  • Working knowledge of process engineering software packages
  • CAD or AutoCad skills
  • Familiarity with health and safety regulations
  • Analytical thinker with interpersonal skills
  • BS degree in Engineering

Process Engineer Job Description Examples

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Senior Process Engineer - Relocate to Wilmington, NC • Stepan Company

Job Description

Stepan is currently looking for a Senior Process Engineer for our plant located in Wilmington, NC. In this role, you will report to the Process Engineering Team Leader. The Process Engineer III position plays a vital role in plant operations by managing capital projects from conceptual stages and cost estimates, through design, construction and start up stages. The incumbent mu...

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Manufacturing Process Engineer • Affinity

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Established, Stable, Fort Smith Arkansas area consumer products Manufacturer is seeking a Manufacturing Process Engineer for their Engineering Team...

The ideal candidate will possesses manufacturing technical experience and an innate passion to build. You will play a critical role in creating and refining processes in order to improve manufacturing safety, quality,...

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Experienced Manufacturing Engineer - Solar Panel/Array Process... • Boeing

Job Description

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