Process Engineer, Augusta, GA
Why work at Nutrien? Great question!
Safety is a core value at Nutrien. Keeping every employee safe, healthy and secure is our top priority. Nothing is more important than seeing our people go home safe at the end of every single day.
While working here you will have the opportunity to grow your career while helping us feed the future. We pride ourselves in hiring from a variety of backgrounds and truly believe that it is our differences that make us stronger so we hope you will join us.
In addition to exciting and challenging opportunities, Nutrien offers competitive salaries, great benefits and performance based incentives.
Outside of the skills and necessary qualifications, you will be committed to sustaining our safe and positive work environment while welcoming working side by side others in a diverse culture. Culture at Nutrien is the core of everything we do and all employees are respectful of diverse opinions and views.
This position reports to the Process Engineering Superintendent and has no direct reports.
Focus is on process optimization from an engineering/technical basis. Works primarily with operations to aide in the determination and development of new process improvement projects and optimize current operations. Uses his/her technical knowledge to improve the ammonia, urea, nitric acid and ammonium nitrate manufacturing processes.
Able to provide positive results by working independently or as a member of a small team.
Maintains knowledge of day-to-day operations of the production unit. Vital team member within the production unit participating in the daily decision making. May act as a delegate for the unit Team Leaders or Process Specialist in either’s absence. Provides technical support during non-normal circumstances such as plant startup, shutdown and turn-around.
Safety and Environmental – “Champion of PSM and regulatory compliance. Participant in the site behavioral based safety program.”
Support Plant Operations – “Key member of the production team. Maintain optimum process performance or communicate improvement opportunity. Provide first pass Go / No Go for any departure from normal operations.”
Technical Point of Contact – “Keeper of the plant technical basis”
Capital Improvements – “Keeper of the plant technical basis and first pass Go / No Go for any planned departure away from normal operations.”
Drafts process reports describing the technical basis and critical success factors for capital project in the production unit. Schedules and conducts meetings with operating, maintenance, and technical personnel to agree on scope of supply and plan of execution
Nutrien is committed to creating an inclusive workplace. We encourage applications from all well qualified candidates who reflect the diversity of the regions where we operate. This includes recognizing the voluntary identification of status such as gender, sexual orientation, visible minority, Indigenous status, persons with disabilities, and veterans, where applicable.
If this sounds like a good match, apply now. This job will remain posted until filled. You may be required to undergo a background check and substance test in accordance with Nutrien policies.
While we appreciate all applications we receive, we advise that only candidates under consideration will be contacted.
**EOE race/color/sex/sexual orientation/gender identity/disability/veteran