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Senior Process Engineer

Sacramento, CA 95811 | Direct Hire

Post Date: 04/09/2018 Job ID: 15949 Function: Engineering Pay Rate: Based on experience

A leading energy company is currently seeking a Senior Process Engineer  

Location: Sacramento, California (relocation provided) 

Direct Hire (No C2C available) 

Seeking an Engineer with oil and gas process or chemical plant experience, who performs routine assignments independently and can manage/direct staff.

Key Responsibilities

  • Provide technical solutions for the detail of design of process systems based around the Company’s proprietary technology
  • Assist in planning and reviewing of technical work and maintaining project schedules and work plans
  • Oversee simulation studies and heat & mass balance sheets
  • Develop and review PFDs (Process Flow Diagrams) and P&IDs (Process and Instrumentation Diagrams) to suit process requirements
  • Conduct H&MB modeling using ChemCad and other process simulation tools
  • Create and develop proposal and inquiry documents, detail design and specify for purposes of quotation, purchase and manufacture
  • Evaluate vendor proposals and reply to bid clarifications
  • Make vendor recommendations
  • Participate in single and inter-discipline checks and reviews
  • Understand common place industry materials and their application
  • Travel to project sites to oversee engineering, construction, and operations of the Company’s plants
  • Travel required as dictated by project needs     

Skills / Qualifications

  • BS in Chemical or Process Engineering is required; Masters or PhD in Chemical Engineering is preferred
  • PE (Professional Engineer) license preferred
  • 10+ years of relevant experience in Process Engineering and Design management and possesses well developed knowledge of process engineering principles and practices along with understanding of project execution and process involvement
  • Experience with oil and gas process or chemical projects and development of process design packages deliverables such as simulation modeling, equipment datasheets, P&ID development, relief valve calculations, etc. is required
  • Experience wth plant operations of oil and gas or chemical processes.
  • Knowledge of process simulation (Hysys, Unisim etc)
  • Served as Director on a project with demonstrated success in delivering quality process deliverables according to project schedule and budget
  • Has knowledge of the process discipline and has general knowledge of other engineering disciplines
  • Has a understanding of instrumentation and its use
  • Working knowledge of alternative, advanced principles and techniques of process engineering and knowledge of competing and alternative design techniques
  • Demonstrated ability to apply advanced laws, principles, theorems and mathematics or industry knowledge in the improvement and development of designs
  • Ability to work in a team environment and willingness to assume additional or new responsibilities readily
  • Able to perform routine process tasks and deliverables with minimal supervision
  • Ability to maintain regular attendance as per work schedule agreed with manager (may require working an adjusted work schedule based on project assigned and work overtime if warranted)
  • Willingness to comply with applicable laws and regulations, the Company’s Code of Business Conduct and other Company policies and procedures


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