Principal Process Engineer



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Up to USD0.00 per year

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Branch Information

Houston Engineering - (USA) SPACES CityCentre One 800 Town & Country Boulevard TX Houston , TX 77024 Phone : -



Job Description

General Description: The Principal Process Engineer is responsible for designing and specifying existing and new product/plant/process projects including calculations, flow diagrams, mass and energy balances, and equipment specifications in accordance with company standards and legal requirements.


* It is required of the Principal Process Engineer to be responsible for his/her's own safety and the safety of others at all times.

* Adhere to all applicable EH&S regulations and Engineering Standards. Participate as needed in safety audits, incident investigations, PHA/HAZOP studies. Ensure company and statutory EHS standards are maintained, including Responsible Care.

* To participate, as required, in safety audits/inspections, event investigations, PHA/HAZOP studies, Six Sigma teams, project management teams, and project briefings. Ensure company and statutory EHS standards are maintained including Responsible Care.

* Complete all assigned and required safety training in a timely manner.

* To maintain, develop, and apply standards that ensure compliance with legislation, Responsible Care, and in fulfillment with the Shareholder's expectations.

Process Development:

* Conceptual design and economic evaluation of processes or modifications and, with R&D personnel, to aid the smooth transition of projects from the laboratory to pilot plant to production, by identifying plant/process requirements, progression and commissioning of plant/process modifications.

* Development of equipment performance specifications.

* Providing heat and material balances for processes or process modifications.

* Pilot Plant and/or equipment testing of a process or process step

* Equipment manufacturers/suppliers and Engineering firms, technical evaluation

* Contract manufacturing evaluations.

* Detailed engineering review and Process Manual writing and to participate in various engineering aspects of capital projects.

* Start-up supervision of a new process or modification at pilot or commercial scale.

* With other specialist engineers and managers in the U.S. and other sites, to aid in the design, implementation, and improvement of new and existing projects and processes.

* Fulfill TSCA responsibilities as defined in the document titled "TSCA Compliance Management System Manual 2- TCMS Standard Operation Procedures by Job Title.

* Maintain relationships with plant and equipment suppliers, specialists, and consultants including various university faculty, and contactors of various disciplines.

* Lead significant engineering projects.

* Provide support, as needed, in all areas to the Sr. Director Engineering and Capital Planning.

Education and Experience

* Degree in Chemical Engineering 15 + years of experience.