Sr. Process Engineer

Date: May 24, 2024

Location: Savannah, GA, US, 31415

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 Pine Chemicals team at our Savannah location. 


The Senior Process Engineer is an instrumental position in our production team at the Savannah plant. This Engineer will lead troubleshooting efforts by providing the technical expertise to support the manufacturing process in meeting the department goals of yield, compliance to schedule and up-time, and includes compliance with all environmental and safety policies and procedures.

Key Responsibilities

  • Applies advanced technical principles, theories and concepts.
  • Contributes to the development of new principles and concepts.
  • Identifies analyses and develops new business opportunities.
  • Develops technical solutions to complex problems.
  • Regularly called upon to lead multiple and intermediate level projects.
  • Able to solve complex operating issues, resource issues and constraints with limited guidance.
  • Manages intermediate engineering project teams.
  • Frequent contacts with internal personnel and at various management levels concerning operations or scheduling or specific phases of engineering projects or contracts.
  • Conducts briefings and participates in technical meetings for internal management and external representatives concerning specific operations.
  • Determine scope, budget and timeline of intermediate sized projects

Required Skills

  • 7+ years of experience in Engineering or related field.
  • Supervisory training and experience. 
  • Project Management experience

Education, Certifications & Licenses

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering


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: Savannah