Production Engineer - Low Density Polyethylene - Lake Charles, Louisiana United States - 16541



JOB DESCRIPTION

Job #: 16541
Title: Production Engineer - Low Density Polyethylene
Job Location: Lake Charles, Louisiana - United States
Employment Type:
Salary: contact recruiter for details
Other Compensation: Bonus
Employer Will Recruit From: Nationwide
Relocation Paid?: Yes

WHY IS THIS A GREAT OPPORTUNITY?


 Production Engineer - Low Density Polyethylene– Lake Charles

 

Position Responsibilities:

  • The ability to work independently exists, such that typical assignments can be completed with moderate supervision
  • Has a thorough understanding of general technical principles and must routinely demonstrate the ability to apply these principles in everyday work
  • Has gained expertise in one or more areas, and is recognized as having that expertise. Develops new or improved processes / techniques related to their area of expertise
  • Develop in-depth understanding of technologies applicable to polyethylene and related chemistries and the application of those technologies to ensure that the plants are at the cutting edge
  • Implementing and achieving the goals and strategies for the polyethylene unit(s):
    • Champions the application of the technology from the License Agreements in a format that the Operating Teams can use successfully
    • Compiles performance data for benchmarking and applies feedback to improve the competitiveness of the operating unit
    • Works with the Operation Superintendent/Supervisors/Processors, Maintenance, and Technology Departments to troubleshoot equipment breakdowns and ineffective/inefficient operation
    • Works with the Operations team to identify and scope improvement capital projects. Independently drives projects to completion
    • Delivers technical track lead and process related inputs required on smaller projects in accordance with sound established engineering principles and standards to satisfy business requirements
    • Understands how and with whom they need to work with to complete an assignment. Results are typically reviewed / critiqued after achievement of pre-established milestones, or work is completed
    • Energy management of equipment operations
    • Process engineering support to the LDPE Operations Team.

 

Experience and/or Educational Requirements:

  • Minimum of BS degree in Chemical Engineering, or equivalent
  • 3+ years of engineering experience, preferable in a petrochemical environment
  • Technical experience with Low Density Polyethylene is preferred
  • Experience with tubular technology is beneficial, along with being capable of statistical analysis for determining process capability & performance
  • Process modeling skills (Aspen simulation tools) also beneficial
  • Good interpersonal skills, good teamwork ability and communication skill.

 

Location: Lake Charles, Louisiana, USA

 

JOB DESCRIPTION

Position Responsibilities:

  • The ability to work independently exists, such that typical assignments can be completed with moderate supervision
  • Has a thorough understanding of general technical principles and must routinely demonstrate the ability to apply these principles in everyday work
  • Has gained expertise in one or more areas, and is recognized as having that expertise. Develops new or improved processes / techniques related to their area of expertise
  • Develop in-depth understanding of technologies applicable to polyethylene and related chemistries and the application of those technologies to ensure that the plants are at the cutting edge
  • Implementing and achieving the goals and strategies for the polyethylene unit(s):
    • Champions the application of the technology from the License Agreements in a format that the Operating Teams can use successfully
    • Compiles performance data for benchmarking and applies feedback to improve the competitiveness of the operating unit
    • Works with the Operation Superintendent/Supervisors/Processors, Maintenance, and Technology Departments to troubleshoot equipment breakdowns and ineffective/inefficient operation
    • Works with the Operations team to identify and scope improvement capital projects. Independently drives projects to completion
    • Delivers technical track lead and process related inputs required on smaller projects in accordance with sound established engineering principles and standards to satisfy business requirements
    • Understands how and with whom they need to work with to complete an assignment. Results are typically reviewed / critiqued after achievement of pre-established milestones, or work is completed
    • Energy management of equipment operations
    • Process engineering support to the LDPE Operations Team.

 

Experience and/or Educational Requirements:

  • Minimum of BS degree in Chemical Engineering, or equivalent
  • 3+ years of engineering experience, preferable in a petrochemical environment
  • Technical experience with Low Density Polyethylene is preferred
  • Experience with tubular technology is beneficial, along with being capable of statistical analysis for determining process capability & performance
  • Process modeling skills (Aspen simulation tools) also beneficial
  • Good interpersonal skills, good teamwork ability and communication skill.

 

Location: Lake Charles, Louisiana, USA

QUALIFICATIONS

Experience and/or Educational Requirements:

  • Minimum of BS degree in Chemical Engineering, or equivalent
  • 3+ years of engineering experience, preferable in a petrochemical environment
  • Technical experience with Low Density Polyethylene is preferred
  • Experience with tubular technology is beneficial, along with being capable of statistical analysis for determining process capability & performance
  • Process modeling skills (Aspen simulation tools) also beneficial
  • Good interpersonal skills, good teamwork ability and communication skill.

Education:
University - Bachelor's Degree/3-4 Year Degree

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