Dow Chemical Process Engineer in Midland, Michigan

The Dow Chemical Company has an opening for a Lead Process Engineer located in Midland Operations, Michigan.This role acts as a technical resource to lead projects and to provide expertise in specific fields, tools or theory on at least a site wide basis and as a part of related global networks. Value is derived from implementing projects consistent with global benchmarks for project team performance with successfully demonstrated plant operation. In addition, this role provides solutions which add value through work process, unit operations, operating condition or process technology improvements. This role reports to the Operations Function.

Core responsibilities:

  • Applying Dow’s Global Project Methodology and Process Engineering Work Process Discipline.

  • Ensure project scope is well defined and meets the business needs in a cost effective manner.

  • Ensure that the process design is safe, meets Dow’s Loss Prevention Principles and other Environmental Health and Safety requirements.

  • Drives project execution within their discipline

  • Provides input to project schedule and plans, then monitors progress against the plans

  • Ensure design deliverables for their discipline meet the needs of the project functions as intended, on time and within budget

  • Identifies technical problems and appropriately engages the business technical center and Subject Matter Experts to resolve issues.

  • Bachelor's Degree (16 years) in Chemical Engineering

  • Minimum 2 years of industry relevant experience preferably in a plant environment

  • Experience with process engineering Software design tools like ASPEN, HTRI and general computer skills like Microsoft Office.

  • Excellent communication skills.

  • A minimum requirement for this U.S. based position is the ability to work legally in the United States. No visa sponsorship/support is available for this position, including for any type of U.S. permanent residency (green card) process.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Six Sigma Training/Certification

  • Experience in diverse process technologies/varying businesses

  • Operations and/or Commissioning and start-up experience

**Relocation is supported for this role

About Dow

Dow (NYSE: DOW) combines the power of science and technology to passionately innovate what is essential to human progress. The Company is driving innovations that extract value from material, polymer, chemical and biological science to help address many of the world's most challenging problems, such as the need for fresh food, safer and more sustainable transportation, clean water, energy efficiency, more durable infrastructure, and increasing agricultural productivity. Dow's integrated, market-driven portfolio delivers a broad range of technology-based products and solutions to customers in 175 countries and in high-growth sectors such as packaging, infrastructure, transportation, consumer care, electronics, and agriculture. In 2016, Dow had annual sales of $48 billion and employed approximately 56,000 people worldwide. The Company's more than 7,000 product families are manufactured at 189 sites in 34 countries across the globe. References to "Dow" or the "Company" mean The Dow Chemical Company and its consolidated subsidiaries unless otherwise expressly noted. More information about Dow can be found at:


Dow Offers:

• Competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits

• An annual variable pay program that rewards team and individual performance while sharing success across the company

• Employee stock ownership - and the commitment to long-term success that it brings

• On-going learning opportunities within a diverse, inclusive and rewarding work environment

• Career experiences that can span different Dow businesses and functions with opportunities for personal and professional growth

• The chance to work within a global company and interact with colleagues from around the world

• Opportunities that spark your imagination and ignite your passion to help others

• Dow is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer


As part of our dedication to the diversity of our workforce, Dow is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity without regard for race, color, national origin, ethnicity, gender, protected veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, or religion. We are also committed to providing reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in our job application procedures. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, you may contact us at:, you may call us at 1 800-523-3945 and select Option 1, or send a facsimile request to 1 989-636-3674.


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