Process Engineer



Advert ID



Port Neches

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

* Identify project needs that will improve the operation of the facilities with specific focus on boiler systems, water treatment, bio-plant operations, and CoGen units.

* Conduct process scope development for capital projects (justifications, conceptual design, etc.) Review proposed capital work for technical feasibility and operability.

* Participate in/lead incident investigations to improve plant safety, eliminate environmental releases and operability.

* Develop and implement process improvements or capital improvements that will increase energy output and efficiency, reduce cost of boiler/Cogen operation and provide general optimization.

* Provide technical support to Operation and Maintenance groups and assist in the resolution of unit process issues

* Participate in Process Safety Management, including Hazard and Operability Studies (HAZOP), Pre-Startup Safety Reviews (PSSR),in the corporate Behavior Based Safety Program and additional programs as deemed appropriate.

* Provide support in development of unit operating procedures and standard operation conditions

* Essential functions require presence in the workplace on a regular basis and an ability to work extra hours if needed. If applicable, ability to work overtime may be needed to ensure required staffing capacity to meet daily production objectives.

* Work collaboratively with team members with different backgrounds and perspectives.

* Assists other employees in accomplishments of Indorama company goals. Follows instructions and performs other duties as may be assigned by supervisor.

* Participates in Environmental, Health, & Safety initiatives as set forth by the company. Participates in and completes company required training programs.

What are we looking for in the ideal candidate?

* B.S. in Chemical or Mechanical Engineering and a minimum of 5 years of process/mechanical engineering experience in a petrochemical or refining facility is required

* Must have or be able to obtain a TWIC Card

* Experience with Gas turbine, power boilers, water plant, and bio-plant - preferred

* Knowledge of emissions control strategies and application for fired equipment preferred

* Good understanding of integrated plant utility systems - preferred

* Familiar with operation, design, and troubleshooting of process equipment (columns, exchangers, piping systems, etc)

* Experience at medium to large chemical plant complex supporting unit operations

* Working knowledge of DCS control systems and application

* Knowledge of all elements of PSM required, particular focus on PHA, LOPA, MOC