Process Controls Engineer

  • The Richmond Group USA - Manufacturing & Engineering Division
  • Chicago, IL, USA
  • Oct 03, 2019
Full time Engineering Installation-Maint-Repair Management Manufacturing Other

Job Description


Grow your Career | Join an Innovative Engineering Team | Highly Visible, Multi-Site Role | Support Plant Electrical & Control Systems


We have been engaged to hire on a Process Control Engineer to join a well-established manufacturer of specialty chemicals used in a variety of consumer and industrial markets. This is a 150+ year old business with over 10 production sites in North America. This role is based out of a production site near Chicago, IL and will be expected to travel to support improvements and projects.

This role is ideal for a self-driven engineering talent to join their Corporate Engineering excellence team. You will work closely with plants and develop the scope, secure equipment and contracts, and manage capital and process improvements. This role involves managing several concurrent projects at one or more production plants.

Our client is looking for you to take charge and put energy and creative thinking into the role to solve problems and drive positive change. Many engineers who join this company and have success are promoted through the organization to run larger projects and manage operations.



Background Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering (Electrical Engineering, Electronic Engineer Technology, or Chemical Engineering are ideal)
  • Industrial site experience with plant electrical systems, instrumentation and automation and PLCs (Allen Bradley)
  • Experience in chemical or process materials manufacturing a big plus
  • Ability to run capital improvements and process improvements, source and select vendors and contractors
  • Experience providing technical support on Allen Bradley PLCs is crucial
  • Willing to travel 50%



If you are interested in this or future opportunities in your area, please apply with a WORD or PDF version of your resume. 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 with other employers without your 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 Senior Client Manager and Executive recruiter that specializes in search and placement of Manufacturing and Chemical Industry Executives, Senior Management, Engineering and Scientific Leaders.