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Chemical Engineers help developing a wide range of products and are mostly responsible for making plastic from oil. Usual work activities described in a Chemical Engineer resume are collaborating with process chemists, coordinating factory workers, designing equipment configuration, testing materials, optimizing production, and maintaining their knowledge about the latest technologies. Based on our collection of resume samples, these experts should demonstrate chemistry knowledge, engineering skills, analytical thinking, supervisory abilities, teamwork, and time management. Most eligible candidates hold at least a Bachelor's Degree in chemistry or a similar field.

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Chemical Engineer

Manage activity of an assembly line of high accuracy optical components. Continuous, team oriented operation.

  • Transitioned new assembly process into production achieving a 35-45% increase in throughput capability.
  • Decreased 10-30% equipment malfunctions by improving equipment specifications and work procedures.
  • Delivered a production increase of 15-20% by training and teaching production teams.
  • Taylor assembly characteristics based on customer requirements.
  • Ensured compliance with process requirements, maximum efficiency and quality, safety & health regulations.
  • Trained line Operators and Technicians. Improved yield, process reliability and control (10-25%).
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
MA
Chemical Engineering
2

Chemical Engineer

Currently execute project based contract assignments. Conduct reviews for clients in specialty chemicals, hazardous waste, petrochemicals, flavor and fragrance industries.

  • Championed process development with a view to improving quality, increasing output, reducing raw material usage, reducing environmental impact and improving safety.
  • Commissioned and validated a 25% process batch size increase.
  • Introduced new cleaning procedures which reduced batch change-over time and solvent use.
  • Introduced a new purification step to resolve quality concerns and then built on this to improve yields.
  • Designed and executed a plant test to confirm the economic and operating feasibility of recovering product from mother liquor (~ […] savings potential).
  • Implemented technologically and economically attractive on-site treatment of waste streams.
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BA
Chemical Engineering
MA
Chemical Engineering
3

Chemical Engineer Co-op

Designed and constructed a procedure for the DSC 7000 that helped explain the different effects of various Anti-Oxidants on plastic Abs injection molded chips.

  • Designed and formulated a new technique in retrieval of plastic pellets resulting a cost savings of $100K.
  • Investigated persisting problems, using Aspen Explorer, with the addition of catalyst charge during emulsion process resulting in a 10% productivity increase in 1 month.
  • Participated in production of plastic molded chips and pellets by collaboratively working with technicians in operation of mega extruder with upwards of 500lbs of plastic pellets produced.
  • Constructed a material and energy balance on acrylonitrile staging tank identifying where material was lost in the process identifying inefficiency in the chemical process.
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
4
months
at this job
BA
Psychology
BS
Chemical Engineering
4

Consulting Chemical Engineer

Marketed, proposed, designed and engineered industrial projects throughout Southern California. Self-starting dynamic, multi-tasking sole proprietor.

  • Completed oil field three phase water, gas, oil separator design-build project within schedule and saved client $250M in overall project costs.
  • Designed and supervised construction of crude storage tank farm revamp on schedule and under the client-agreed upon project budget by $125M.
  • Demonstrated client's involvement in project cost saving decisions by innovative project expenditure techniques.
Candidate Info
26
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BS
Chemical Engineering
5

R&d Chemical Engineer

In-depth knowledge and hands-on experience in formulation of new inks / coatings, emulsions, rheology, and material characterization.

  • Assisted company to set up a production line in Vietnam in 1999, resulting in more than US$15 million sales per year.
  • Revised a dozen previous ink formulas to improve their printing performance and reduce production costs.
  • Formulated four new printing inks such as printing inks for electrical circuit boards.
Candidate Info
17
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
BA
Chemical Engineering
PhD
Chemical Engineering
6

Chemical Engineer

Oversaw construction oversight at the plant and participated in commissioning activities

  • Developed and wrote commissioning start up test plans for a power plant retrofit project
  • Procured valves, equipment, and specialty items and maintained engineering spreadsheets
  • Visited power plant for on site support and to observe the construction progress
  • Revised P&IDs and worked with other engineers to fix any design problems that occur
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
Chemical And Biological Engineering
7

Chemical Engineer

  • Performed 3 chemical safety reviews ensuring the licensed facilities complied with Federal regulations
  • Managed to completion the 2 year licensing review of the International Isotopes deconversion facility application
  • Successfully organized and planned the Fuel Cycle Information Exchange, attended by over 200 stakeholders, from 2011 through 2014
  • Played the leading role in the creation of the 200 page Interim Staff Guidance for the first proposed medical isotopes production facility in the United States
  • Executed the task of capturing lessons learned within the organization to reduced efforts and mistakes during future projects
  • Revised and enhanced training offered to staff in order to improve their expertise and ability to perform job duties
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
8
years
at this job
BS
Chemical Engineering
8

Chemical Engineer

Oversaw the production of automotive gaskets and seals made from silicone rubber on extrusion lines

  • Resolved quality issues on silicone rubber injection molded parts
  • Headed production runs and scheduled appropriate production shifts to reduce changeovers
  • Implemented changes and improvements on the production line for cost savings, efficiency, and product
  • Participated in customer audits of materials and production; presented control documents and process
  • Ensured customer quotas were fulfilled by monitoring work in progress and confirming a stocked
  • Published Visual Product Standards (VPS) to assure product quality was maintained by employees
  • Conducted tests on products to confirm properties and validate specifications
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
5
months
at this job
BE
Chemical Engineering
MA
Master of Arts
9

Chemical Engineer

Ensured quality and safety and environmental measure compliance required by ISO-9000 for the production of organic chemicals such as esters, hydrogenated tallow and jojoba oils.

  • Provided process-engineering checks for distillation columns, chillers, reactors, tanks, boilers and prillers.
  • Managed and supervised between10 to 15 craft union employees.
  • Monitored quality control of products through laboratory experimentation and documentation
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Chemical Engineering
MS
Chemical Engineering
MBA
Marketing And Finance
10

Chemical Engineer

  • Maintained same conductivity while decreasing graphene loading by 85%
  • Increased the epoxy mechanical strength by more than 20% by introducing processed graphene
  • Ensured quality of graphene by taking Raman spectrum, SEM, TEM
  • Analyzed data and provided recommendations which resulted in producing better products
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Chemical Engineering

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