Koch Fertilizer Enid, LLC is an entrepreneurial company pursuing a self-motivated Project Engineer/Manager to be a part of the plant Project Engineering Team with specific focus on delivery of engineering objectives for new projects and process plant improvements. You will manage all phases of the project process from project scope, design and development through construction and commissioning. This role offers the opportunity to grow within an organization and provides exposure to a variety of future career options. The successful candidate will have good interpersonal skills, excellent communication skills (written & verbal), economic thinking, and organizational skills (ability to prioritize).

A Day In The Life Typically Includes:

  • Develop or validate investment proposals
  • Develop scopes of work, and estimates and funding requests
  • Utilize economic decision making and marginal analysis to evaluate project alternatives, equipment vendors, design and construction issues
  • Write equipment and performance specifications
  • Organize and execute activities that will deliver projects as defied in the Scope of Work and Project Justification/Objectives. This includes design, construction/installation, commissioning, start-up, and documentation activities.
  • Develop and manage Project Execution Plans and Schedules with diverse teams – e.g. Engineering, EH&S, Procurement, Vendors, Construction and Operations - to construct and start-up with Execution Excellence
  • Support plant with troubleshooting safety and reliability issues
  • Create and present project status reports (cost, schedule, etc.) for stakeholders and leadership

A successful candidate will possess the following attributes:

  • Ability to lead a project team, including contracted work force, through all phases of project development and implementation
  • Strong technical communication and group facilitation skills

What You Will Need:

Basic Qualifications:

  • A Bachelor's Degree in Engineering OR 5+ years of experience with project engineering in a chemical plant, manufacturing or refinery environment
  • Willing and able to travel up to 15% of the time

Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to move around in a process environment including climbing in & around equipment to heights exceeding 100 feet
  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds
  • Ability to utilize a respirator

What Will Put You Ahead?

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Instrument and Controls Engineering experience
  • Experience leading front end engineering and project evaluations
  • Experience troubleshooting and problem-solving in a process/manufacturing plant environment
  • Experience in cost estimating, cost management and forecasting
  • Experience with HazOp, safety engineering, LOPA, PSM & process safety hazard analysis techniques
  • Project Scheduling Capability 
  • Project Management CertificationAdd Job description