Responsibilities for this position may include but are not limited to:

  • Provide process troubleshooting support, make technical recommendations, answer technical inquiries, improve process engineering tools, and develop process procedures.
  • Provide support to and carry out reliability and hazard analysis studies to improve plant safety, reliability, and economics.
  • Help identify gaps between current performance and best-in-class and recommend opportunities for improvement.
  • Conduct test runs to optimize process variables and evaluate plant performance.
  • Provide technical recommendations and engineering support during planned unit turnarounds. This work may entail work at heights and confined space entry.
  • Works in collaboration with specialists and engineers of other disciplines.
  • Networks with subject matter experts in other facilities to leverage shared expertise.
  • Provides requested technical advice and recommendations to project teams within the required time frames.
  • Influence and improve work processes across the refinery.
  • Individual schedules may require flexibility to respond to refinery upsets during off-hours.

Required Qualifications:

  • A Bachelor’s degree in Chemical Engineering
  • A minimum of 1 years of related engineering experience in the chemical, petrochemical, refining, oil and gas or power industries.
  • Proven ability to handle multiple activities simultaneously.
  • An aptitude for good cross-functional communication, displaying technically competence, being proactive and delivering results.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • operation support engineering assignments or process design work for capital projects.
  • Demonstrate role model behavior supporting the Chevron principles and values including support for diversity, leadership, teamwork, customer focus, and personal/process safety.
  • Prior experience supporting major turnarounds and/or capital project execution.
  • An aptitude for practical application of the chemical engineering fundamentals of mass transfer/distillation, heat transfer, fluid dynamics, process control, and kinetics.
  • Familiarity with process monitoring tools and process modeling software. PI, Seeq, PROII, etc.
  • Awareness of Process Safety Management concepts and principles such as PHA, LOPA, AOA, IOWs, etc.