Engineering Coordinator

Green River, WY 82935, USA Req #180
Friday, May 7, 2021

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.
    Tuition reimbursement program covering 100% of approved courses based on academic performance
     Subsidized bussing from Green River, Rock Springs, and the Bridger Valley

Posting Title: Engineering Coordinator
Location: Green River, WY

Position Summary:
The successful candidate will have a great opportunity to work at one of several plants in Green River. He/she will be responsible for demonstrating safety as a number one priority and will participate in area safety efforts. Plant assignments vary and include such areas as implementation of new FSMA regulatory standards and/or oversight of relevant labs. As the Engineering Coordinator, you will provide relief for Production Supervisors, Production Coordinators, Production Managers, and Production Unit Managers giving exposure to and learning multiple roles. Training plant personnel on new equipment, procedures, and processes along with other duties as assigned provides continued growth and career development.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Capital Plan Preparation and Capital Project Execution
  • Leads Continuous Improvement and cost reduction efforts
  • Coordinates Engineering
  • Oversees the MOC Process
  • Process and safety improvements
  • Technical Leadership
  • Technical oversight of relevant labs
  • Supervise and Develop direct reports as assigned
  • Continue to support and maintain all FDA, GMP, regulatory & quality standards
  • Provide relief relief for Production Supervisors, Production Manager, and Production Unit Managers
  • Additional duties as assigned


  • Prepare capital plan, and coordinate capital projects
  • Engineering standards compliance
  • Lead Continuous Improvement program for plant areas
  • Provide Direction on Technical activities in the area
  • Assist in optimization of operational plant efficiency and production rates
  • Coordinate and leads acid cleaning requirements within the plant
  • Identify and follow through with cost savings and efficiency improvement projects
  • Assist with Reliability efforts
  • Establish and manage development plans for direct reports
  • Provide technical training to operators or staff
  • Perform weekend duty
  • Assist with investigation and resolution of customer complaints
  • Support ISO 9000 efforts, including Internal Auditing
  • Active participant and champion of the RCA process

Required Skills and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited 4-year college or university in Chemical Engineering
  • Generally requires 5 years of relevant experience in an industrial/manufacturing/plant environment
  • Demonstrated leadership skills

Preferred Skills and Experience:

  • 1+ year front line industrial supervisory experience
  • 1+ year industrial/manufacturing operational experience
  • 2-3 years project management experience
  • Experience with FSMA and FDA regulated production
  • Demonstrated capacity to perform at a higher level

Final determination on pay grade will be made by HR and company leadership holistically considering the candidate’s education, experience, past performance, demonstrated leadership and influence.

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
  • Green River, WY 82935, USA