Chemical Plant Process Engineer

 

Our client requires a Chemical Plant Process Engineer, BSChE, 5+ years of experience in Process Engineering and Development and Industrial Chemical Processes with chemical engineering knowledge of heat transfer, mass transfer, fluid operations, heat/material balances, chemistry, etc., computer knowledge use of spreadsheets (Excel) DCS control data historians and be able to understand new systems as they come and be on call to support plant operations as needed. 
The basic function of the Process Engineer is to provide technical support to operations, corporate, R&D, or any other group that needs unit information, troubleshoot, monitor unit performance, and provide recommendations to improve safety, profitability, and reliability of unit operations. 
The principal responsibilities will include:  daily monitoring – ensure compliance with Environmental permits, ensure reliable operation and on-spec product, troubleshooting – identifying and correcting potential problems, engineering calculations, mass/volume balance, make recommendations to Operations on:  following safe work practices while maintaining quality, complying with environmental permits, ensuring reliable operation, making on-spec product, maintaining capacity, and increasing profitability.
Location: Houston, Texas
Salary: Open depending on experience
Job Code: 1091CH