You will use your expertise to:

  • Optimize unit performance through defining unit constraints, solving performance bottlenecks, and identifying energy conservation opportunities to help determine the optimal operating plan
  • Monitor unit mass balances, catalyst activity, heat exchanger performance, unit yields, and performance of advanced control loops to provide recommended modifications to operating procedures and operational guidelines
  • Provide leadership on initiatives that will improve safety performance and environmental compliance, lead and participate in root cause analysis related to exceedances, recommend and implement process changes and projects to prevent repeat environmental events, and develop proactive solutions to environmental issues
  • Oversee and participate in process safety management (PSM) activities such as, management of change (MOC), pre-start up-safety-review (PSSR), and setting, monitoring, and tracking safe operating limits.
  • Participate and manage incident investigations, including root-cause analysis
  • Provide technical, troubleshooting, and turnaround support to the cross-functional team which includes operations, maintenance, inspection, process controls, and reliability representatives
  • Review and develop operating procedures, work with operators in implementing procedures, and assist in normal shutdowns, startups, and emergency operations
  • Mentor and guide less experienced employees as applicable
  • We’d like to review your application if you have…

Must-haves (minimum requirements):

  • Bachelor’s degree in Chemical Engineering
  • 2 years of field experience
  • A deep understanding of refinery operations and maintenance functions
  • Strong written and spoken communication skills with an ability to communicate effectively across all levels of an organization
  • Developed troubleshooting skills with the ability to resolve complex, technical issues
  • Alignment with our values: safety above all else, stronger together, operational discipline, curiosity and lifelong learning, and act with integrity

Preference for:

  • Petroleum refinery experience
  • Effective leadership skills which allows you to build strong, highly productive teams
  • A self-starter who can work independently with minimal guidance
  • The ability to assess new technologies for applicability to process unit improvements
  • The ability to anticipate potential problems and check for out-of-the-ordinary conditions, as well as having a strong sense of accountability