Process Engineer

Job Order Number: clp21222

Posted on Wed, 01/24/2018 - 16:25

Job Order Number: 
Job Description: 
Process Engineer needed in Mont Belvieu, Tx

Duration: 1 year and could turn into a long term position

Benefits: Health, Vision, Dental, 401K, Paid Time Off

We have a need for a Process Engineer to work on small projects, mostly developing scopes for our Mont Belvieu facilities. We are looking for someone with plant experience that can go to the field, identify the issue, and then come up with a solution. Expected experience level of 10 years (7 – 15) preferred. This person will be in the field engineering group and will be working on several small projects. They want an owners background and someone who has worked on smaller/multiple projects recently/before. The Process Engineer is a contract position hired to work under clients’ technical direction, policies, and procedures. Role Description: Position performs technical support to unit/plant operation activities in planning, designing, installing, and maintaining operation processes in the field engineering group.

The ideal Process Engineer will be able to:

• Perform work activities efficiently while continuously looking for cost-saving opportunities.
• Become familiar with the Enterprise’s operations engineering standards.
• Provide routine performance monitoring of process units and recommend enhancements to procedures and operating guidelines that will improve process unit performance, optimization, and potential risks.
• Work with Enterprise’s operations planning team to optimize unit operations, define constraints, and resolve bottleneck issues.
• Monitor performance trends, yield trends, and performance of advanced control loops.
• Participate in process safety activities and update information around flow diagrams, equipment files and piping and instrumentation drawings (P&IDs).
• Participate and facilitate incident investigations.
• Perform research to apply the appropriate engineering principles, standards and codes to meet Enterprise’s requirements.
• Assist with investigation and failure analysis of operating unit equipment failures.
• Work with operations and maintenance to understand failure mechanism and develop repair strategy appropriate for reliable operation.
• Study drawings, maps, graphs, diagrams, and other data to identify and correct operating system problems.
• Work with other disciple engineers as appropriate for new design or repair strategies.
• Design and implement cost effective operating modifications to help improve safety and reliability.
• Analyze design specifications, manuals, proposals, and other data to evaluate the cost, feasibility, and maintenance requirements. Review drafting design to confirm appropriate specifications were incorporated.
• Analyze and test the design, operation, and performance of equipment, components, and systems.
• Develop cost estimates and submit bids for engineering, construction, or turnaround projects as well as prepare contract documents.
• Assist in the development of operating procedures, maintenance procedures, safety procedures, and service schedules for equipment.
• Assist with solving complex problems with customers, suppliers, and support organizations.
• Conduct and/or participate in technical reviews of specifications, designs, codes, and other requirements.
• Evaluate engineering approaches and risks to operations and progress development plans.
• Design test control equipment and procedures for testing.
• Prepare and present technical status reviews to Enterprise.
• Assist with the commissioning of new operating equipment.
• Work with other professionals and SMEs to obtain input to recommendations.
• Use conceptual research and analytical skills in addition to mathematical modeling and computer-aided design tools.
• Incorporate reliability best practices in engineering design.
Desired Skills: 
The Process Engineer will need:
• Bachelor’s Degree in chemical engineering
• Minimum of 5 years of experience in operation engineering in petrochemical industry (preferred)

EOE F/M/Disabled/Veteran

We are proud of our status as an equal opportunity employer, M/F/D/V.