Process Engineer — Membrane Technology
Job Description

This position will be a part of the Process Engineering team.
Our office is located in beautiful Easton, Maryland – where we offer a great work environment and competitive benefits.  Caloris is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity employer.
Come be a part of A Better Process.

Essential Functions:

  • Perform system design & sizing calculations for membrane filtration systems
  • Establish expertise in membrane solutions for food & dairy applications
  • Perform detailed engineering associated with execution of membrane system supply contracts, including hydraulic and utility consumption calculations
  • Develop process design documentation including heat & mass balances and process flow diagrams
  • Calculate appropriate sizing of process components including pumps, valves, heat exchangers, pipelines, etc.
  • Participate in the specification, selection, and procurement of process components and instrumentation
  • Develop detailed functional specifications for plant automation
  • Develop and deliver technical training materials and operations manuals
  • Lead on-site commissioning of process equipment, process validation, and training of customer personnel
  • Survey and assess existing plants/equipment
  • Troubleshoot process and equipment issues
  • Actively participate in the Caloris’ continuous innovation and product development efforts

Required Skills & Abilities:

  • BS in Chemical Engineering, or a related degree
  • 5+ years of experience working with membrane filtration systems as a process or project engineer or project manager
  • A conceptual understanding of heat and mass transfer, heat and mass balances, fluid flow and energy conversion
  • Basic familiarity with modern PLC-based industrial automation/control systems
  • Effective and professional verbal and written communication skills, including highly technical material
  • Proficiency with MS Office (Outlook, Excel, Word, etc.) and effective use of email
  • Self-motivated, resourceful, and capable of performing job duties without supervision
  • Proficiency with MS Office (Outlook, Excel, Word, etc.) and effective use of email
  • Willingness and ability to mentor/direct junior process engineering personnel

Desired Skills & Abilities:

  • Experience in food/beverage and/or dairy processing
  • Experience with chemical engineering software (ChemCAD, Aspen, etc)
  • Familiarity with AutoCAD

Other:

  • Must be able to travel an average of 30%. Travel will be throughout the United States with some international travel possible. Must be able to perform occasional extended travel (up to 2 weeks duration) and occasional weekend travel.

  • Must be physically able to work long days when on-site.

  • Must be physically able to work in hot/noisy environments when on-site.

  • Must be physically able to climb multiple flights of stairs and ladders.

  • Relocation preferred but not required. Periodic trips to the Easton, MD office are required

     

     

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To apply, please send a cover letter and résumé to jobs@caloris.com.

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About Caloris Engineering:

Caloris Engineering LLC supplies evaporation, spray drying, and membrane filtration processing equipment to the food/beverage, dairy, and wastewater industries. Projects range from engineering evaluations to delivery of integrated multi-technology processing solutions. Opportunities exist at Caloris for motivated and capable individuals to develop expertise across multiple technologies and become key contributors in the organization.

Caloris is an exciting place to work, located in a relaxing place to live. Our office is located in Easton, Maryland on Maryland’s magnificent Eastern Shore. Easton provides an ideal setting for a healthy work-life balance, with abundant family living and recreational resources, a laid-back environment, and easy access to the cities of the east coast.