Catalyst Recruiting, Inc

Senior Process Engineer

Catalyst Recruiting Inc. - Salt Lake City, UT

 Senior Process Engineer

Near Salt Lake City, UT

An inorganic chemicals/materials manufacturing company needs a senior engineer for their operation.

Position is a site process engineer working across plants and areas. Excellent variety!


  • Most important: work in the operation and pilot area on all areas of interest. Full “applied” role – you must be used to and like working in coveralls vastly more than nice shirt!
  • Senior process engineer work across multiple operating areas of the site as part of a small engineering and development team
  • Extensive work in (onsite) lab and pilot areas for process development
  • Responsible for the whole gamut of work from troubleshooting processes, process development, process optimization, assisting ops with engineering projects, design/scale-up. There is backup – the team works together for success.
  • Define and lead continuous improvement projects
  • Work with and train-in junior engineers and production engineers
  • Management of technical/process side of opex and capex projects
  • Integration of safety systems into all aspects of processes


  • Required: engineering degree – chemical, extractive met, materials, similar
  • Required: 5 years of experience. More is good! Compensation can go up with experience
  • Experience working in an applicable process-type operation: soda ash, magnesia, salts, potash, fertilizer, phosphates, inorganic acids, sulfur, industrial minerals, slurry processing, etc.
  • 100% petrochem/refining will probably not work
  • Must be able to both currently work in the U.S. and not need a visa of any kind to continue to do so.

Salary based on experience - but $80,000 - $110,000, relo possible.

Posted On: Friday, August 13, 2021

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