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The Senior Process Engineer provides engineering expertise to improve manufacturing processes and their operation. This includes process troubleshooting and process design of long term improvement projects with a goal of maintaining and improving safety, environmental, and cost. •Provide leadership and guidance to less experienced process engineers •Provide support as necessary to sustain environmental compliance and improvements. •Support operations in optimizing unit operations and troubleshooting. •Perform Heat and material balances on units. •Participates in and leads as necessary troubleshooting activities and root cause analysis and 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 with 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 start-ups. •Other duties as assigned by Process Engineering Manager.
•BS in Engineering (Chemical preferred) •Computer skills, including proficiency in process simulation software •Good communication skills at all levels of the organization •Extensive experience in the refinery process •A self-starter and ability to successfully perform required functions with limited input and guidance •Demonstrated consistent use of sound engineering principles