Manufacturing Technology Principal Engineer

at Chemours in Memphis, Tennessee, United States

Job Description

Manufacturing Technology Principal Engineer

Chemours is seeking a Manufacturing Technology Principal Engineer to join our growing Technology team! This position will report directly to the Manufacturing Technology Manager in our Memphis, TN location.

The responsibilities of the position include, but are not limited to, the following:

o Lead the development, transfer and implementation of manufacturing technologies for Acrylonitrile and Hydrogen Cyanide

o Provide technical and custodial support of the existing and ongoing technology licenses within Mining Solutions

o Provides technical leadership to improve process safety, reliability, capability and productivity of the technologies implemented at Chemours cyanide plants and technologies that are licensed

o Lead the development, engineering, implementation and support of major capital projects, including scope and basic data development, project oversight and equipment start up at Mining Solutions manufacturing plants

o Leads and/or participates in Process Hazards Analysis reviews of capital projects and technology license projects.

o Provides organizational leadership, including mentoring of Manufacturing Technical team members

o Network with peers and leverage knowledge from other functions and corporate groups

o Assist in training the manufacturing line organization (operations and maintenance) to boost the organization’s knowledge and capability.

In order to be qualified for this role, you /must possess/ the following:

o BS, MS or Phd degree Chemical Engineering

o Viewed as an expert in the chemical industry. Significant experience with production of Acrylonitrile, Hydrogen Cyanide or Sodium Cyanide and highly toxic materials is highly preferred OR Military Equivalent Experience

o Demonstrated ability to plan, prioritize and manage multiple, complex, time-sensitive projects

o Six Sigma Experience is preferred

o Demonstrated ability to apply technical knowledge to diagnose, troubleshoot, solve or help others solve equipment and/or process issues

o Demonstrated knowledge of key PSM Technology elements such as Process Hazards Analysis, Process Technology, Management of Change-Technology, RAGAGEP among others

o Demonstrated ability to teach, coach, mentor develop others, and work in a team based environment

§ Process Modeling Experience with ASPEN, HTRI….desired

o Demonstrated skill in leadership, team building and achieving results through influence and negotiation

o Well-developed technical writing skills

o Good interpersonal and communication skills. Must work well in both self-managed and team environment

o Ability to access and network with appropriate site and corporate teams to gain or share knowledge

o Self-management skills with strong initiative

o Provide leadership skills and able to listen to team members’ input to make recommendations aligned with production goals

o Ability and willingness to travel in the US and globally

· Benefits:

o Competitive Compensation

o Affordable Housing Assistance (for specific roles)

o Learning & Development opportunities

o Strong Inclusion & Diversity initiatives


We are on a journey to create a more colorful, capable, and cleaner world through the power of chemistry. We’ve completed our transformation and now we’re earning our way to growth by advancing higher value chemistry.

Built upon a 200-year-old legacy and a world-class product portfolio, we bring everyday convenience to virtually everything people touch-in industries ranging from automotive, paints, and plastics to electronics, construction, energy, and telecommunications.


The “ours” in Chemours is for all of us who work here. We’re working together to improve people’s lives the world over.


Our culture is built upon our values: Customer Centered, Refreshing Simplicity, Unshakable Integrity, Safety Obsession, and Collective Entrepreneurship.

We’re honored to be named a /“2018 Top Workplace”/ by Delaware News Journal and a /“Great Place to Work-Certified Company”/ for 2018-2019.


Chemours has the heart and energy of a startup, while being built upon a 200-year old legacy and a world-class product portfolio. A startup with a head start. This mentality drives both our strategy and employees. We believe a thriving workforce culture is essential to our success. We’re earning our way to growth by unleashing the power of our talented, experienced, and passionate employees.

/Chemours is an equal opportunity employer/

/Chemours is an E-Verify employer/

/Candidates must be able to perform all duties listed with or without accommodation/

/Immigration sponsorship (i.e., H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN visa or any other non-immigrant status) is not currently available for this position/

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Job Posting: JC184599515

Posted On: May 28, 2021

Updated On: Sep 16, 2021