Chemical Engineer

Business Unit:  MEIS
Division:  Supply Chain - Business

Business Overview

As a global supplier of solder technologies, fluxes, cleaners and other attachment materials for the electronics assembly industry, we develop innovative materials that join electronic circuits in high volume device manufacturing. Our high-performing interconnect materials are used to assemble consumer electronics from circuit boards, discrete electronic components, connectors and integrated circuit substrates.

Job Purpose

The Chemical/Process Engineer is responsible for managing and executing production process projects within their assigned product line. This position will collaborate with Product Management, Production, Quality, and Applications Engineering to create and improve processes that optimize manufacturability, functionality, cost, and quality. Success in this position requires a data-driven, self-starting, multi-tasking, organized, and detail-oriented personality as well as the ability to pursue tasks independent of managerial oversight while thriving in a collaborative team environment 

Job Responsibilities

  • Meeting with production managers to assess existing processes.
  • Drafting process ideas to reduce costs and improve production rates.
  • Performing risk assessments, such as PFMEA.
  • Perform Technology Transfer Projects from Multiple Manufacturing Sites
  • Ensuring processes comply with safety and quality standards.
  • Performing process simulations and troubleshooting issues.
  • Developing routines and best practices to ensure product quality.
  • Developing standardized operating instructions for the upgrades process.
  • Run Capital Projects to Upgrade Machine assets
  • Researching and developing new processes, equipment, and products.
  • Developing and implementing cost-saving measures and quality control systems.
  • Maintaining research and activity documentation and preparing reports.
  • Support scale-up team from lab scale to low volume production and ramp to high volume manufacturing.

Requirements & Qualifications

  • 3-5 years experience in Chemical Engineering
  • Six Sigma experience preferred
  • SAP preferred
  • Ability to understand & use Kanban, 5S, Lean Manufacturing, & TQM processes.
  • Ability to be a key contributor in cross functional teams.



Bachelors Degree in Chemistry or Engineering

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EEO Statement

Element Solution Inc group of companies are E-Verify Companies and provide reasonable accommodation for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veteran in job applicant procedures.  Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Veteran/Disabled/Gender Identity/Sexual Orientation

Nearest Major Market: Minneapolis