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Process Engineer

Platinum Recruiting is currently seeking a Process Engineer for a Direct Hire position in Cape Girardeau, MO. This position is with a large specialty chemical company that focuses on cement manufacturing. Must have CEMENT experience to be considered.


  • Schedule, supervise and take part in process flow studies for all production systems; plan, design, coordinate and schedule process-flow improvement projects; and train and support plant personnel in process flow activities.
  • Work closely with Night Plant Supervisors, Maintenance Planner and Automation Engineer to address process flow concerns, minimizing down times; develop and implement regular system flow analysis programs; and prepare process flow materials and services contracts.
  • Analyze equipment shutdowns and make recommendations for operational and control changes, and follow up on implementation of agreed upon changes.
  • Ensure adherence to the Company’s plant rules for conduct, health and safety, and environmental issues by supervised personnel; and administer appropriate disciplinary actions for violations.
  • Receive and attempt to resolve grievances to the levels provided for by the Collective Bargaining Agreement.
  • On-call for covering plant needs, both routine and emergency needs as required, and fills in for Production Manager as necessary.
  • Conduct or attend weekly safety meetings; inspect the department daily for unsafe working conditions and equipment to aid in reducing on-the-job injuries and to eliminate lost time accidents.
  • Supervise contractors on production department projects; maintain records of costs on all process control project work.
  • Ensure work orders required by operations and safety inspections are provided to Maintenance planner.


  • BS in Engineering, preferably Chemical Engineering
  • At least two years in operations in the cement preferred, but not required
  • Familiarity with operational aspects of Cement Industry
  • Strong interpersonal skills; ability to build consensus and confidence
  • Self-starter and inquisitive by nature
  • Able to develop long-term solutions for repair and maintenance problems
  • Solid computer skills
  • Working knowledge of Environmental, Safety and Health, and company policies
  • Requires physical dexterity and strength to lift heavy objects and to move through close areas
  • Physical environment is in the plant – dusty, noisy and potentially hazardous
  • Requires travel, with some extended periods away from home facility to work with other facilities

Please submit your resume for consideration. 

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