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Senior Process Engineer

New Orleans, LA
Base Salary plus excellent benefits
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This role will be part of a newly-formed technology team. This team is responsible for providing engineering support to multiple chemical manufacturing units and utilities. Focus at the site is on identifying and implementing actions to reduce energy consumption, improve productivity, and minimize waste, while improving safety, and environmental compliance. This role will provide leadership for the technology team, develop intellectual property, and deliver technical support to plant operations.



  • Strong daily focus on continuous improvement, HSE excellence, and quality
  • Responsible for process optimization on assigned units
  • Provide technical support to plant operations including trouble-shooting
  • Lead the design and revision of P&IDs
  • Lead HAZOP, PSA, FMEA and Operability reviews
  • Proactively identify needs for new or updated equipment
  • Collaborate with other engineering teams to turn company goals into process design plans
  • Proactively identify changes to operating procedures
  • Monitor and address daily production and quality metrics
  • Develop and maintain standard operating procedures that meet ISO9001 and PSM standards
  • Conduct thorough investigations into customer complaints and identify root causes 
  • Proactively identify opportunities to increase efficiency and productivity
  • Collaborate with other engineering teams to improve production bottlenecks and equipment issues
  • Provide technical training and mentoring to operators and more junior staff


  • BS degree in Chemical Engineering, PE license is a plus
  • 10+ years’ experience in a chemical /refining facility
  • Strong background in process engineering and process design
  • Prefer experience with any of the following: catalysis, crystallization, centrifugation, drying unit operations, DeltaV DCS, lean six sigma, process improvements, large projects, ASPEN plus

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