Process Engineer

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Date: May 24, 2024

Location: Chonburi, TH

Company: AkzoNobel

We supply the sustainable and innovative paints and coatings that our customers, communities – and the environment – are increasingly relying on. Our world class portfolio of brands – including Dulux, International, Sikkens and Interpon – is trusted by customers around the globe. We’re active in more than 150 countries and have set our sights on becoming the global industry leader. It’s what you’d expect from a pioneering paints company that’s committed to science-based targets and is taking genuine action to address globally relevant challenges and protect future generations.

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Job Purpose

  • This role is to lead all production and operational activities, supervising staff, organizing and monitoring work flow , and ensuring company standards of efficiency and quality.
  • Planning and coordinating work schedules, assignments and production processes to meet production goals
  • Manage plant manufacturing assets, driving improvement in costs, quality and productivity.
  • Provide leadership for the successful in operation & manufacturing

Key Accountabilities

Product & Process:
•    Perform analysis on product mix, raw materials, process parameters – guided by licensor.
•    Develop & own the; capacity modelling, PFD’s size the key equipment.
•    Provide process & product input to the BoD sign off on the control system URS – written by control engineer.
•    Align with RDI on scale-up, validation and approval requirements – guided by licensor.
•    Data analysis to identify improvement opportunities; quality, productivity (RFT, MME, BCT)
•    Support new product introduction and scale-up.

•    Write the equipment specifications & automation & control strategy & co-create narrative with control engineer.
•    Process input on the layout – responsibility of the Engineering Manager.
•    FAT & SAT documentation and complete the FAT/SAT.
•    Detailed engineering; sizing, pressure drop, pump capacity selection – either they do or they validate work of 3rd party.
•    Understand optimal asset set up and operating parameters.
•    Develop engineering solutions to identified process problems (PSM, CI opportunities)


  • Bachelor's Degree or higher in Industrial Engineering or related fields.
  • At least 5 years experience of related process engineer. (Experience in Chemical plant will be advantaged)
  • Knowledge in OEE, Lean, VSM, Kanban, 5S, TPM, work standardization knowledge will be advantaged.
  • Knowledge in process improvement and scale-up process.
  • Knowledge in digital and automation system will be advantaged.

At AkzoNobel we are highly committed to ensuring an inclusive and respectful workplace where all employees can be their best self. We strive to embrace diversity in a context of tolerance. Our talent acquisition process plays an integral part in this journey, as setting the foundations for a diverse environment. For this reason we train and educate on the implications of our Unconscious Bias in order for our TA and hiring managers to be mindful of them and take corrective actions when applicable. In our organization, all qualified applicants receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age or disability.

Requisition ID: 37127 

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