Process Engineer - Solvent Propellant Manufacturing

As a member of the Solvent Propellant team, this person is responsible for supporting our manufacturing operations. This person will be responsible for evaluating current processes and configuring manufacturing systems to reduce cost, improve sustainability and develop best practices within the production process. Excellent communication and organizational skills will be required to provide real-time floor support, guidance and direction to operations personnel. This individual will work closely with other Process Engineers on key projects and initiatives.

Interested candidates should exhibit sound judgment, initiative and self-motivation, and be able to complete tasks with minimal supervision. Solid communication, teamwork and integration skills will be required to work effectively across functions at multiple levels. The ability to manage time effectively while dealing with a variety of issues in a dynamic environment will be key to the success of this individual.

Manufacturing support will include:

§ Provide process engineering support to the Propellant Manufacturing Department

§ Develop new and redline existing Piping & Instrumentation Diagrams

§ Ensure required production schedules are met in accordance with quality standards, safety requirements, regulatory standards

§ Facilitate and/or support improvement projects, maintenance projects and aid in process troubleshooting

§ Provide technical assistance and troubleshooting within Process Control Systems

§ Provide on call Technical support

§ Author, maintain and update necessary Procedures & assist with training when applicable

§ Develop cost estimates for new and existing products

§ Collaborate and function in a team based environment

§ Develop Process Flow Diagrams and Heat & Material Balances

§ Interact with Customers and Suppliers

§ Lead/support Process Hazard Analysis for new and existing processes

§ Interact with R&D to scale-up and/or develop new processes

§ Develop new and redline existing Process Narratives

§ Develop and implement quality, safety, and process improvements Minimum Education and Experience Bachelor’s Degree and 2 years work experience or equivalent experience Required Skills and Education

Bachelor’s Degree in Chemical or Mechanical Engineering.

Preferred Skills and Education Experience working in an energetics manufacturing facility

§ Experience with interpreting and adhering to government military specifications

§ Experience with chemical distillation processes. About BAE Systems Platforms & Services Posting BAE Systems is a premier global defense and security company with approximately 90,000 employees delivering a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support and services. With headquarters in Arlington, Virginia, this Platform and Services Group of BAE Systems employs nearly 11,000 professionals at more than 30 locations worldwide. Platform and Services is a global leader in the design, development, production, and service support of armored combat vehicles, major and minor caliber naval guns and missile launchers, canisters, artillery systems, and intelligent munitions. People are the greatest asset in any Company. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression EEO Career Site Equal Opportunity Employer. Minorities . females . veterans . individuals with disabilities . sexual orientation . gender identity . gender expression

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