The average salary for a Senior Process Engineer in South Africa is R837,263.
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Job Description for Senior Process Engineer
Senior process engineers evaluate a process’ efficiency, effectiveness, quality, and safety. They then identify any areas that need to be improved or changed, with the ultimate goal being to make a process efficient and less costly. Senior process engineers can be employed at a business or work as independent contractors. Either way, they typically focus on one project at a time to avoid confusion or conflicts that result from multiple concurrent projects. Senior process engineers examine ma…Read more
Senior Process Engineer Tasks
- Analyze product specifications to develop process and design alternatives.
- Research and recommend technologies and materials.
- Manage and coordinate transition from product development to final production.
- Pilot, prototype, and scale-up prototypes to test for manufacturing and quality issues.
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Chemical Process Engineering
Skills in Chemical Process Engineering, Engineering Design, Process Improvement, Project Management and Data Analysis are correlated to pay that is above average.
Pay by Experience Level for Senior Process Engineer
An early career Senior Process Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of R468,467 based on 16 salaries. A mid-career Senior Process Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R797,264 based on 37 salaries. An experienced Senior Process Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R920,174 based on 57 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of R929,032.
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