Technical Engineer

Date: May 19, 2024

Location: Panama City, FL, US, 32401

Company: Kraton

Make a +Difference at Kraton!

At Kraton, we make a Positive Difference, and we are looking for individuals who are also looking to make a difference in their jobs, for our customers and to the world.  We are looking to hire a key member of our engineering team at our Panama City, FL location. 

Key Responsibilities

The key responsibilities for this position include but are not limited to the following:

  • Apply technical principles, theories and concepts to optimize and improve chemical plant operations.
  • Troubleshoot and resolve complex operating issues through collaboration and teamwork.
  • Actively support plant safety culture and continuously strive to improve plant safety.
  • Manage multiple small to intermediate projects to resolve identified action items.
  • Provide technical input and support for larger and more complex capital projects.
  • Provide direction to entry level engineers and help to develop their engineering skill-sets.

Required Skills

  • 5+ years of plant production, process, project engineering or related experience.
  • Knowledge and capability to use advanced systematic and creative problem-solving tools.
  • Ability to conduct briefings to senior management.
  • Supervisory training and project management.

Education, Certifications & Licenses

  • Bachelor Degree in Chemical Engineering or related field.


The statements above are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by employees assigned to this classification.  Statements are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities and skills required for this position.


Kraton’s internal talent acquisition team manages our recruiting efforts and from time to time works with pre-selected/pre-approved external staffing agencies. We do NOT accept unsolicited resumes or candidate referrals from recruiters and/or agencies who are not pre-selected/pre-approved.


Kraton is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Nearest Major Market: Panama City