Lehigh Hanson Sr Process Engineer in Speed, Indiana
Line Of Business: Cement Operations
Primary Location: Speed-IN
The Role and the Company
Lehigh Hanson is North America’s leading supplier of cement, aggregates, ready mix concrete, and asphalt. We have hundreds of plants and thousands of employees working across the United States and Canada. We are also part of Heidelberg Cement Group, one of the world’s largest building materials companies.
The Sr. Process Engineer role is based in Speed, IN.
What you’ll get to do
Oversee the day-to-day operation of the kiln, raw material & fuel preparation, and the raw mill system
Review and analyze operational data to evaluate and recommend changes for efficient and continuous operation
Leads daily consultation with the Supervisors and staff to discuss and evaluate kiln performance and the resulting impact on overall production
Provide technical expertise to diagnose delays in operations, leading the efforts to remedy problems by taking appropriate actions to restore correct operating procedures
Collaborate with the plant Quality Control Department to meet product specifications and with plant Maintenance to communicate kiln maintenance requirements
Direct all material handling and refractory replacement projects
Analyze and interpret Pyro process data
Ensures maximum utilization and performance of process equipment
Maintains up to date industry knowledge of kiln/RM operations
Essential Experience and Skills
Bachelor’s degree in Engineering
At least 5 years of experience in cement manufacturing or closely related industry
Knowledge of chemistry of raw mix, clinker, and cement
Knowledge or understanding of SAP and Siemens CEMAT
Proven capability to make timely, critical decisions, often under conditions of uncertainty and stress
Detailed knowledge about process equipment interlocking
Working knowledge and technical competency in the cement manufacturing process
Proficient with Microsoft Office
Effective interpersonal and communication skills
Knowledge of MSHA regulations and guidelines
Proficient in use of mechanical systems, control systems, and diagnostic skills
Motivation, ability, and willingness to participate in the plant on-call schedule, to troubleshoot and help address issues that arise during off-shifts and weekends
Role operates in a manufacturing environment with moving mechanical equipment, inclement weather, heat, humidity, elevated noise levels, and dusty conditions.
What we have to offer
Competitive base salary and participation in our annual incentive plan
Highly competitive benefits programs
401k retirement savings plan with an automatic company contribution as well as matching contributions
Lehigh Hanson is a drug-free workplace.
External candidates must be able to work in the USA without sponsorship.
Employer Statement: Equal Opportunity Employer - Minority / Female / Veteran / Disabled
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