Process Engineer

Job Order Number: lh20950

Posted on Wed, 09/20/2017 - 12:55

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Job Description: 
Process Engineer, Convent, LA
• Two Year Contract Need
• Full Benefits Offered
• Local / Long Term Need – per diem is not offered

Job Purpose and Accountabilities

This role is responsible for the initial development of improvement ideas, and provides engineering support and coordination for projects critical to delivering the site's capital investment plan. Projects will have varying process complexity, size, cost and priority.

The overall objectives of this role are:
1) provide support for conceptual design of projects.
2) facilitate projects from Identify to the Define project process phases.
3) help develop margin improvement ideas and project economic justifications.

Accountabilities for Health Safety and Environmental:
• Assure compliance with all Health, Safety, and Environmental procedures
• Assure compliance with Process Safety Management procedures
• SHA / PHA technical resource
• Coordinate project safeguarding, maintain safeguarding documentation for projects
• Responsible for closing MOC actions associated with projects
• Provide technical assistance for permit applications associated with projects

Accountabilities for Process Engineering:
• Work with Project Managers in ensuring all process designs are safe, technically sound and meet Company standards.
• Support Project Manager at site Project Review Committee and Capital Screening Committee for assigned projects.
• Support special technical studies and provide engineering support to the assessment (pre-scouting) activities of improvement ideas.
• Support completion of Project Initiation Forms.
• Engage with stakeholders and customers to align on project objectives and minimum functional requirements, timing, etc.
• Coordinate and document Opportunity Framing, where applicable.
• Develop and maintain Project Premise Document for all phases of the project.
• Provide DOVAMO and other economic evaluations throughout the project.
• Support the development of the Basis of Design.
• Provide continued process engineering support to the execution organizations during the detailed engineering, procurement, and construction phases of the project.
• Ensure adequate / appropriate commissioning and start-up support to operations.
Desired Skills: 
The ideal Process Engineer will have:

• Minimum of BS in Chemical Engineering required.
• 5-15 years refining or petrochemical industry experience.
• Knowledge in hydroprocessing technologies is preferred.
• Demonstrated interpersonal and communication (technical writing, presentation, listening) skills.
• Proficient in use of spreadsheets, computer and simulation models.
• Must be able to prioritize and deliver on a wide range of activities for multiple projects all with competing schedules for completion.
• Dependable resource in high stress situations.

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