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Process Engineer

NPAworldwide Recruitment Network

Last Updated: 11/25/22

Job Description

Job description:

Process Engineer

Location: Southeast Texas (Beaumont/Port Arthur/Orange, TX area

The Attraction:

Well-established, profitable, flagship chemicals plant facility. Large site (over 600 employees plus additional contractors) with an excellent leadership team, strong technical and hourly workforce that knows the plant well; established goals with a vision for continued success.


  • Identify project needs that will improve the operation of the facilities with specific focus on boiler systems, water treatment, bio-plant operations and Co-Generation Units
  • Conduct process scope development for capital projects (justifications, conceptual design). Review proposed capital work for technical feasibility and operability
  • Develop and implement process improvements or capital improvements that will increase energy output and efficiency, reduce cost of boiler/cogeneration operation, and provide general optimization.
  • Participate in/lead incident investigations to improve plant safety, eliminate environmental releases and operability.
  • Participate in PSM, HAZOP, PSSR, corporate Behavior-Based Safety Program etc.
  • Provide technical support to Operations and Maintenance groups and assist in the resolution of unit process issues.

Ideal Candidate Will Have These Skills:

  • BS in Chemical or Mechanical Engineering and minimum of 5 years process/mechanical engineering experience in a petrochemical, chemicals, or refining industry.
  • Knowledge of emissions control strategies and application for fired equipment preferred.
  • Experience with gas turbine, power boilers, water plant, and bio-plant preferred
  • Familiar with operation design and troubleshooting of process equipment (columns, exchangers, piping systems, etc)
  • Good understanding of integrated plant utility systems preferred
  • Experience developing detailed project scope packages
  • Knowledge of all elements of PSM required with particular focus on PHA, LOPA, MOC
  • Working knowledge of DCS control systems and applications
  • Able to solve complex problems and coordinate / lead teams to resolution
  • Knowledge and experience with Aspen Plus or equivalent process simulation software
Why is This a Great Opportunity:

Company offers you:

  • A competitive compensation package, a comprehensive benefits package that include medical, vision, dental, basic life insurance, AD&D insurance, 401K. A career that will allow you to utilize your skills in a team-oriented culture and the ability to continue to develop your knowledge and professional growth. Compensation for relocation is offered.

Company Details

Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States
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