Job Responsibilities

  • Recognized as an expert within the company. Anticipates internal and or external business challenges and/or regulatory issues; recommends process, product or service improvements. Solves unique and complex problems that have a broad impact on the business. Contributes to the development of functional strategy. Leads project teams to achieve milestones and objectives. Progression to this level is typically restricted on the basis of business requirements.
  • In the domain of Hydrogen-Carbon Monoxide (HyCO) Technology process engineering, support plant operations, with additional capability on process controls, within the perimeter of the CTE (Center for Technical Expertise) in Large Industries in the USA, Canada, Mexico and Trinidad as well as Electronics and Airgas business lines. Technologies to be supported include Steam Methane Reforming, Hydrogen purification, Amine system, Pressure Swing Adsorption, Partial Oxidation processes related to Hydrogen/Syngas production.

Safety and Environment:

  • Interpret regulatory requirements, industry codes, Group Industrial Policy, and IMS documents in order to implement and maintain compliant operations. Support the preparation of CTE Guidance Documents for selected Group documents (GTs and GEs)
  • Review selected RCA reports for both Process Safety and Reliability incidents. Lead and/or participate in selected incident investigations
  • Support selected entity and Group level LI IMS audits in the Americas Hub as technical auditor for HyCO technology area. Provide technical assistance to resolve IMS audit findings


  • Support organization for the execution of new capital projects. Act as owner's representative for the design reviews as required
  • Provide HyCO process engineering and technical support for Plant Projects. Serve as design authority as required.
  • Review and provide risk assessment for proposed changes to existing HyCO facilities via Management of Change (MOC) process
  • In cooperation with E&C, develop standard equipment specification and engineering practices for HyCO equipment


  • Applies process understanding and control systems strategies in order to improve reliability and/or efficiency and through support of CTE’s Process Control Technology department.
  • Perform HyCO efficiency assessments per established procedure
  • Work closely with entity Engineering disciplines to assure latest technology is identified and deployed
  • Provide support for Group programs for HyCO technology including developing the implementation plan together with the entities and monitoring compliance status


  • Build a documented knowledge base of HyCO technology operational expertise
  • Mentor and support developing employees to expand knowledge sharing; disseminate rather than protect information. Act as coach for proteges (assigned or otherwise)

Business Development:

  • Provide technical support to CI during the development and execution of new HyCO capital projects
  • Lead and/or participate in HyCO due diligence assessments

Required Qualifications

  • BS in Chemical or Mechanical Engineering required; Professional Engineer registration desirable
  • 10+ years engineering and plant operations / support experience required
  • Ability to communicate and document HyCO technology domain knowledge
  • Solution-oriented, with excellent analytical and troubleshooting skills
  • Technical expertise in operation and maintenance of HyCO plant and equipment
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to perform under stress and time constraints
  • Comfortable in both corporate and plant
  • Ability to effectively work within a diverse, international organization
  • Can be consulted 24/7 by Plant Managers and Maintenance personnel
  • Able to wear FRC clothing and other PPE
  • Advanced skills with Google suite of tools (Docs, Sheets, Slides, Gmail, etc.)
  • Excellent organization skills and attention to detail
  • Ability to understand, perform, and retain various job-related operational and safety trainings
  • Up to 25% domestic travel