Process Engineer

Chicago, IL 60626

Employment Type: Permanent Job Category: Project Management Job Number: Hd419069112 Compensation: 103150

Job Description

Title: Project Engineer 

Location: Chicago, IL 



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Hire Type:  Direct hire


Job Duties:

  • Development of technical expertise in coating systems, paint application, corrosion protection, electroplating, chemical processes, cleaning, vacuum brazing, vacuum systems.
  • Unit operations and support system assessment-implementation.
  • Ability to take ownership and work independently within a collaborative setting, work with customers to resolve technical issues, identify root cause, continually improve under the umbrella of safety, quality, delivery, cost.
  • Ability to prepare calculation, P&IDs, specifications, functional descriptions, equipment schedules, physicals/isometrics, and interpret wiring diagrams/controls.
  • Process controls, automation, material handling system assignments.
  • Familiarity and experience with commissioning above systems, startup, and troubleshooting.
  • Knowledge of related industry codes and standards – ACS, AIChE, ASME, ASTM, IEEE, NFPA, OSHA, UL, Chicago Code.
  • Budget & cost estimating experience for specific design packages, scheduling, procurement.
  • Performing field survey work necessary to validate layouts/plans prior to, during and after construction and/or rearrangement, transcribe existing building plans into CAD based drawings.


  • B.S. Chemical Engineering, Mech Engineering, Material Science, Chemistry degree; license/advanced degree a plus.
  • Experience in coatings, finishing systems, vacuum systems, and/or electroplating process development with problem solving and statistical analysis skill
  • Excellent communication, basic bookkeeping/project accounting skills, ability to review, interpret and effectively comment on technical documents as required to accurately communicate expectations from contractors to leadership.
  • Computer proficiency in Windows, Word, Excel, Oracle; literacy in Microstation or AutoCad and process design
  • Ability to prepare and control construction documents such as estimates, schedules and change notices


Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or genetic information 

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