Unit Engineer

Date: Sep 8, 2023

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 operations team at our Savannah location. 



Key Responsibilities

  • Applies technical principles, theories and concepts.
  • Provides technical solutions to a wide range of difficult problems.
  • Exercises considerable latitude in determining technical objectives of assignments.
  • Plans and conducts assignments generally involving the larger and more important projects.
  • Able to solve complex operating issues through collaboration with peers, and the assistance of direct reports or next management.
  • Manages small to intermediate project teams.
  • Defines the scope and objectives of projects based on operational needs.
  • Provide direction to junior engineers and evaluates their work.
  • Determine scope, budget and timeline of projects, understanding the profitability impact of projects and manages accordingly.
  • Own the financial results of assigned projects in functional areas and influences others to do the same.

Required Skills

  • 5+ years of engineering 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 designated 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: Savannah