Process Engineer

Jacobs - Houston, TX4.0

30+ days agoFull-time
Participates in the design of a process unit, including establishing process design basis, development of process options and optimization of selected design. Independently applies advanced engineering techniques and analysis within the discipline. Develops designs that require innovation and ingenuity. Work performed with minimal supervision; has considerable latitude in determining objectives and approaches to assignments.

Implements, modifies, and maintains chemical processes
Calculates and organizes data for process flow sheets including instrumentation and control considerations
Models processes and units operations
Ensures proper sequence of operation
Prepares specifications and operating instructions for processing equipment
Develops process flow diagram to define heat and material balance
Develops process specifications, e.g. distillation columns, pressure vessels, pumps, compressors, heat exchangers, and fired heaters
Participates in planning, cost development and management, and scheduling for assigned projects
Directs activities to ensure that construction, installation, and operational testing conform to functional specifications, recognized codes and standards, and customer requirements
Maintains effective communication with project team members and with the customer

Qualifications

Recognized Bachelor's degree or Master's degree in engineering or technical field from an accredited college or University required
10+ years' of experience in the oil/gas and/or EPC industry required
Experience as a Lead on petrochemical and/or refining projects
Excellent oral and written communication skills required
P.E. License preferred
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