Operations Engineer



Advert ID



Port Lavaca

Job Type




Salary Range

Up to USD0.00 per year

No. of Openings


Branch Information

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



Job Description


* Develop process flow diagrams.

* Drive alarm management to completion and provide support for continuing success.

* Solicit input from all appropriate resources (engineering, operations, and maintenance) and balance conflicting requirements.

* Direct, coordinate, or participate in Process Safety Review or Management of Change process.

* Initiate communications with affected areas and produce progress reports.

* Provide engineering assistance and expertise to Operations and Maintenance as needed.

* Supervise and mentor Coop Students.

* Continuously initiate ways to improve plant operations, safety and environmental performance through day-to-day activities and recommendations for optimized unit conditions.

* Drive continuous variable cost improvement.

* Work with Technology group to optimize plant operating conditions to maximize profitability.

* Provide engineering assistance for environmental permitting requirements.

* Review and make recommendations to keep the plants operating envelope current.

* Manage capital and expense projects utilizing the Capital Value Process.

* Coordinate field construction and establish a schedule of activities.

* Coordinate activities with the other operations engineers to assure full value across the entire unit is realized.

* Spend time in the control room and listen to the ideas of technicians and shift managers to gather ideas for safety and cost improvement.

* Obtain process and operating data to perform calculations for feasibility studies, process studies, and evaluations. Investigate assignments and establish plans with objectives and a schedule.

* Around the clock support during plant outages including confined space work.


* Plant experience with chemical manufacturing experience and a Degree in Chemical Engineering