Kao Specialties Americas (KSA) is a wholly owned subsidiary of Kao Corporation, Tokyo, Japan. Kao Corporation is a global company that develops, manufactures and markets personal hygiene, laundry, food, cosmetic, and specialty chemical products. The majority of the global product lines are based on surface-active agents or “surfactant” chemistries. KSA is a specialty chemicals manufacturing company with three major business segments (1) Oleo Chemicals, (2) Performance Chemicals and (3) Specialty Chemicals including Imaging Materials and Aroma Chemicals.
The facility is located in High Point, NC on approximately 60 acres. Kao Specialties Americas LLC conducts its daily operations in accordance with The Kao Way and principles of the Kao's Business Conduct Guidelines. Moreover, we support the commitment of the Kao Group to manufacture and market quality products while always embracing the corporate culture of Yoki-Monozukuri.
KSA is currently recruiting for a Senior Chemical Process Engineer. This is a challenging engineering position in a large chemical processing facility. Daily duties include:
Detailed design, configuration, integration and implementation of process control solutions for our chemical production units including batch configuration, PLC / DCS systems, HMI packages, SCADA systems. Troubleshoot and maintain the existing plant I/E and control equipment for safe, efficient and environmentally friendly plant operation. Provide technical direction as it relates to process control, I/E design, and equipment specifications. Essential duties include:
Candidates for this position must have:
The ideal candidate would also have the following skills:
KSA offers a competitive compensation and benefits package to include medical, dental, life insurance, savings plan, and pension. http://chemical.kao.com/us/
KSA is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, gender, religion, national origin, marital status, age, disability, veteran status, or any other protected status.