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Process Engineer


Fieldsboro, NJ, US, 8505

Job Description

The Process Engineer will provide technical support to a production area to assure stable operations and provide continuous improvement.


In This Role You Will:

  • Provide and facilitate technical process and equipment troubleshooting solutions using sound analytical troubleshooting methods
  • Lead in and provide technical support for Root Cause Failure Analysis investigations
  • Utilize statistical process methods to verify control of batch and continuous processes
  • Propose Preliminary Scope Reports (PSRs) for new processes and collaborate with appropriate individuals for input
  • Provide process engineering leadership supporting plant operations including commissioning and start-up of new projects and developing/modifying operating procedures
  • Develop and update plant SOPs for plant operations
  • Participate on plant optimization teams to identify opportunities for improvements in cost, capacity, environmental and safety issues
  • Actively participate and contribute in all safety programs to continually improve the safety culture of the Company
  • Effectively demonstrate ability to deliver on complex situations or problems without guidance or supervision


  • Minimum of 7 years of experience required 
  • Experience in Chemical and related industries required
  • Continuous and Batch experience preferred
  • Six Sigma Green Belt Certification preferred
  • Process controls and project engineering skills preferred


  • BS Chemical Engineering is required




Established in 1932, Stepan Company is a major manufacturer of basic and intermediate chemicals including surfactants, polymers, as well as specialty ingredients that go into consumer, household, and institutional products such as laundry detergents, shampoos, and surface cleaners. Stepan Company currently has 20 global manufacturing locations and over 2,000 employees. We have a strong record of growth. Our growth allows us to provide meaningful career opportunities and stability to our team members. We have big goals at Stepan and know every team member will be crucial to achieving our objectives. Regardless of function, we are looking for team members who bring with them a growth mindset, an entrepreneurial spirit, and the ability to thrive in an evolving environment.


We celebrate diversity at Stepan and are committed to creating a diverse, inclusive environment. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, disability, age, veteran status, or any other status protected by applicable law.





Stepan is a global specialty and intermediate chemical manufacturer that has been serving a broad range of industries for 88 years. Today, Stepan is a $2 billion revenue company. Our continued success is driven by the passion and commitment of our 2,200 employees around the world.

Why Work At Stepan?

  1. Stable & Growing
  2. Collaborative Environment
  3. Make a Difference & Be Recognized
  4. Committed to Safety & Sustainability
  5. Value Driven Culture

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