Job description – Process Engineers develop, manage, and improve manufacturing processes that produce Active Pharmaceutical ingredients. The Process engineer starts with a chemical synthesis and utilizing their understanding of Chemical Processing Unit Operations will develop a manufacturing process that ensures that high quality product are produced in a safe and efficient manner. The manufacturing process will then be automated by the process engineer and finally run in the production facility.
Salary ranges* based on years of experience ($) – 0-3 years: 42,000 – 80,400
Ideal background – Bachelor’s degree in scientific field or chemical engineering, previous experience within a manufacturing environment is advantageous.
Career path – Senior Engineer > Engineering Manager > Engineering Director