Refinery Process Engineer – Monitors and optimizes assigned refinery units, provides operations support, provides process design packages for Capital Projects and project support.
-Supports compliance with Process Safety Management including Management of Change
-Provides support as necessary to sustain environmental compliance and improvements.
-Support Operations in optimizing unit operations and troubleshooting
-Perform Heat and Material Balances on units
-Provide energy and utility balances
-Participates in and leads as necessary troubleshooting activities and root cause analysis and develops solutions to resolve findings.
-Provides process design for improvement, capital, and expansion projects; includes computer simulations
-Analyzes unit operations to determine catalyst activity, yields, and conversions
-Track catalyst inventories and recoveries
-Calculate factors for technology license royalty and prices for operating units’ products.
-Keep up to date on refining technology advances that impact our facility
-Create notifications, purchase requisitions, and service entries in SAP
-Initiate and manage contracts w/ outside contractors/suppliers/customers; including those that affect water treatment, process chemicals, nitrogen, oxygen, catalyst, NaHs, and sulfur
-Provide estimates for capital budgets
-Develop AFE’s (Approval For Expenditure documents)
-Provide support to plant during outages, shutdowns, turnarounds, and startups
-Other duties as assigned by Process Manager
-BS /BA Chemical Engineering
-Strong Communication skills, oral and written
-Strong Computer skills