Chemical Engineers

Chemical Engineers

Design chemical plant equipment and devise processes for manufacturing chemicals and products, such as gasoline, synthetic rubber, plastics, detergents, cement, paper, and pulp, by applying principles and technology of chemistry, physics, and engineering.

Key Competencies * Analytical Thinking * Integrity * Attention to Detail * Dependability * Achievement/Effort * Initiative * Innovation * Persistence * Cooperation * Adaptability/Flexibility

Representative Tasks * Monitor and analyze data from processes and experiments. * Troubleshoot problems with chemical manufacturing processes. * Develop safety procedures to be employed by workers operating equipment or working in close proximity to ongoing chemical reactions.


Manufacturing, Professional Scientific & Technical Services,

Job Family Architecture and Engineering

Sample Job Titles Absorption and Adsorption Engineer, Automation Engineer, Blending Coordinator, Chemical Engineer, Chemical Process Engineer, Chemical Research Engineer, Chemical Test Engineer, Design Engineer, Development Engineer, Engineer, Engineering Scientist, Explosives Engineer, Fuels Engineer, Gas Combustion Engineer, Lubricating Engineer, Monomer Recovery Supervisor, Oxidation Engineer, Pharmaceutical Process Engineer, Plant Engineer, Plastics Engineer, Poly Area Supervisor, Polymerization Engineer, Polymerization Supervisor, Process Control Engineer, Process Design Chemical Engineer, Process Engineer, Processes Chemical Design Engineer, Project Engineer, Refinery Process Engineer, Research Chemical Engineer, Sand Analyst, Sand Technologist, Scientist, Supplier Quality Engineer (SQE), Weapons Designer, Weapons Engineer.