Lead Process Engineer



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Up to USD0.00 per year

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Houston Engineering - (USA) SPACES CityCentre One 800 Town & Country Boulevard TX Houston , TX 77024



Job Description

* Identifies, evaluates, implements, controls and monitors performance improvements on the plants to drive down unit cost of production and improve production capability. Sets and reports on KPI's for Process. Strives to achieve target or better than KPI's. Ensures Management of Change procedures are followed for all Project work. Responsible for the development and review of assigned Technical Process Engineering Procedures and Standards. Manages Process Engineering service to the Projects group to ensure the achievement of Project KPI's as applicable. Undertakes production reporting to customers. Manages Process Engineering for studies, feasibilities, trials required to improve and optimize plant operation, reliability, safety, productivity, efficiency and plant change. Contributes to and supports the capital planning process such that studies, justifications and value propositions are provided for work that is on, or proposed to go on the annual Capital Plan. Provides Process support to other sites Process staff when called upon. Identifies, implements, controls and monitors plant noise, emission, energy problems and opportunities such that appropriate gains are made and issues resolved. Adheres to risk based Process Safety, that minimizes overall risk of harm to people, harm to the environment or loss prevention. Is the owner and approving authority for all changes to the PFD's and P&ID's. Stipulates level of hazard review required for all plant changes. Contributes to Process Safety by ensuring learnings from applicable Process incidents worldwide are captured and evaluated such that relevant improvements are implemented into the plant process. Ensures that appropriate hazard and risk reviews are conducted, risks are managed and all issues identified are actioned to ensure work is not subject to risk or delays. Leads, supervises and contributes to the Process Engineering team ensuring provision of effective Process Engineering support to business. Ensures that the performance management system is competently applied to all assigned staff to maximize each individual's contribution. Applies the performance management system to all staff to maximize each individual's contribution to the company. Ensures that a high level of technical skills and Plant knowledge within the Process Engineering team is maintained. Demonstrated through feedback from team and leaders. Responsible for ensuring that all assigned Technical Engineering Procedures are reviewed and updated in accordance with the Review Procedure and contributes to the development and maintenance of relevant systems, procedures and standards. Undertakes to maintain the corrective actions database and incident database assigned actions to achieve a 0 overdue target.

* Degree in Chemical Engineering. Experience incorporating Process Design, Operating Plant, Performance Improvement and Process Safety in the petrochemical industry. Petrochemical industry and operational Plant experience in all aspects including trouble shooting, monitoring, auditing, conceptual design etc.

* Knowledge in:

* Process Safety Risk Management related tools and processes

* Process Engineering with use in relevant standards and procedures

* Loss Prevention

* Environmental management

* Emission controls

* Reliability reviews

* Control Systems

* Equipment criticality identification and control

* Management of Change procedures and processes