Senior Process Engineer

Green River, WY 82935, USA Req #149
Friday, November 20, 2020

Genesis Alkali is the world’s largest natural soda ash mine and production site, offering a secure, reliable and diverse range of high-quality product choices. Alkali mines and processes trona ore and manufactures soda ash that is used in the production of glass, detergents, chemical manufacturing, pulp and paper production, and water treatment. It also produces sodium bicarbonate and other chemical compounds used in common industrial, agricultural, and household applications. Our main Alkali operations are in Green River, Wyoming, home of the world's largest trona ore deposit, with a corporate office in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Genesis Alkali, LLC is a wholly owned subsidiary of Genesis Energy, L.P., (NYSE: GEL). Genesis Energy is a growth-oriented master limited partnership headquartered in Houston, Texas.  Through four divisions: offshore pipeline transportation, sodium minerals and sulfur services, marine transportation and onshore facilities and transportation, we provide an integrated suite of services to refineries, oil producers, and industrial and commercial enterprises. For more information visit or

Why Join Genesis Alkali?

    Highly competitive salary commensurate with experience
    Medical, Dental, Life & Disability Insurance, Vision, Flexible Spending (Medical and Dependent Care) and Health Savings Accounts, and Pre-paid Legal, beginning first day of employment; company funds a portion of HSA
     401(k) Savings and Investment Plan – Company makes Safe Harbor matching contributions (fully vested) of 100% up to the first 5% of eligible pay you contribute; additionally, Company makes discretionary contributions (three year vesting) of up to 5% of eligible pay, for a total of up to10% Company contributions
    Tuition reimbursement program covering 100% of approved courses based on academic performance
     Subsidized bussing from Green River, Rock Springs, and the Bridger Valley

Position Title: Senior Process Engineer

Reports to: Process Engineering Manager

Grades: 20-22

Key Responsibilities

  • Executing process design package development

  • Develop process design package for capital projects

  • Process execution of Process Hazard Analyses for capital projects

  • Customer technical support needs

  • Plant support (chemical and process expertise)

  • Mentoring new process engineers

  • Technical documentation


  • Improve processes and products

  • Provide chemical and process support to plant areas

  • Interact with Minerals Technology Group

  • Assist in performing a root cause analysis

  • Monitor and report lake level and composition

  • Involved in muds team

  • Facilitating process improvement and leadership skills

  • Train /teach operations about new projects

  • Conduct safety hazards reviews

  • Conduct bench and plant testing (materials, additives, process modifications, etc.)

  • Teach technical and process related classes

  • Perform technical and economic evaluations of alternative processes, additives, etc

  • Identify and develop process control mechanisms

  • Develop solutions to process problems

  • Assist plant areas in development of short and long term technical plans

  • Lead process engineering teams consisting of technology group and plant process engineers

  • Other duties may be assigned

Education and Experience Required

  • Bachelors degree in Engineering, Chemistry, or related field from an accredited 4 year college or university. Chemical Engineering Preferred

  • Minimum 8+ years of relevant process engineering experience

  • Experience providing technical support for chemical manufacturing plants on capital and expense projects including design, scope, process change, mitigation actions, etc.

  • Demonstrated success with process optimization and improvement

  • Capability to help mentor, grow, and develop engineers

  • Lean/Six Sigma Capabilities (Black Belt) preferred

Core Competencies

  • Creativity

  • Decision Quality

  • Functional/Technical Skills

  • Learning On The Fly

  • Listening

  • Organizing

  • Planning

  • Priority Setting

  • Problem Solving

  • Process Management

  • Drive For Results

Genesis Alkali is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate based on race, gender, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or citizenship.

Other details

  • Job Family Engineering
  • Pay Type Salary
  • Required Education Bachelor’s Degree
  • Green River, WY 82935, USA