Process Engineer

  • The Richmond Group USA - Manufacturing & Engineering Division
  • Allentown, PA, USA
  • Aug 13, 2019
Full time Engineering Manufacturing Other Project Management

Job Description

Pilot Plant Operations / High Value High Tech Manufacturing / Technical Lead


The Richmond Group USA is recruiting for an experienced Senior level Chemical PROCESS ENGINEER to join a high tech materials manufacturing client within an hour of Allentown, PA and near the mountains.

This role is ideal for a self-directed chemical engineer who brings experience in a variety of areas, including unit operations, pilot plant scale-up, equipment selection, installation and project management.

Responsibilities of the Process Engineer

  • Provide chemical engineering support to product development, process design, and scale up for a large high tech chemical operation
  • Work closely with lab chemists and support pilot plant operations
  • Work hands-on to qualify existing or new equipment: pumps, vessels, process piping, reactors and more for domestic and possible global sites.
  • Act as a technical lead for product development projects.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Chemical Engineering
  • 5+ years of industry experience around high hazard Chemical Manufacturing unit operations.
  • Work experience in production unit operations and/or pilot plant operations at an industrial scale
  • Strong familiarity working with reactors, centrifuges, distillation and other process equipment
  • Candidates must be authorized to work in the US without requiring sponsorship

Please apply if you are interested in this opportunity. If you are interested in future opportunities in your area or field or have more specific requirements then please send a Word-Formatted resume to and we will contact you when opportunities arise that match your geography and experience. All inquiries are kept confidential and your information will not be shared without your prior approval.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to the individual's race, color, sex, national origin, religion, age, disability, genetic information, status as a military veteran or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.

Zach Price is a Client Manager and Senior Executive Recruiter that specializes in search and placement of Executive, Senior Management and other manufacturing, engineering and scientific professionals.