An established manufacturer, located north of Pittsburgh, is seeking an experienced Process Engineer.
Responsible for developing, reviewing and implementing process improvements in the Hydrotreater and service department areas.
Will review daily operation of the production unit to optimize efficiency, yield and production quality.
Develop and maintain a working knowledge of all plant processes.
Provide the necessary engineering for the detailed design of process improvement projects.
Develop, maintain, upgrade and utilize DCS to make process improvements and assist with operation of the unit.
Perform LOPA, HazOp, PHA, FMEA as necessary.
Understand and meet all requirements of the Plant Process Safety Management Program.
Maintain knowledge of OSHA regulations as they relate to projects.
Develop material and energy balances.
Maintain knowledge of Statistical Process Control principles used for process improvements.
Participate actively with capital projects and turnarounds.
Assist with sizing, selecting, specifying process equipment and instrumentation.
Investigate and offer engineering corrections for operational problems to promote optimum process performance.
Ensure proper MOC, PSSR, and other required documentation is complete and accurate.
Train and mentor other engineers, supervisors and operators.
Bachelor’s Degree with a minimum 3.0 GPA from an accredited university in Chemical Engineering required.
5-10 years’ experience in a similar industry (petrochemical, chemicals, refinery, etc.).
Working experience of DCS systems, preferably Honeywell.
Familiarity with API and ASME Standards.
Proficiency with MS Office, Word and Excel.
Operations technical support and troubleshooting experience.
Strong communication skills in order to effectively voice ideas and concerns.
Unionized environment experience a plus.
Work is performed both indoors and outdoors. Requires lifting up to 20 pounds. Requires walking, standing, climbing ladders and stairs. Provides 24/7 operations technical support and troubleshooting.
Additional Salary Information: Salary commensurate with experience
About JH Technical Services, Inc.
JH Technical Services, Inc. / JH Staffing Services was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in Pittsburgh, PA. JH has become one of the area’s fastest growing and most respected staffing firms, and is focused on assisting both clients and candidates throughout the tri-state area. We offer contract, contract to hire, and permanent placement options. The industries that we specialize in include the following: Engineering, Architecture, Information Technology, Construction, Energy, Manufacturing, and Professional/Office. The Right Recruiter. The Right Measurements. The Right Candidates.