Lead Process Engineer

15+ years experience  •  Engineering Services

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 10/31/17
Elkview, WV
15+ years experience
Engineering Services
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 10/31/17

Jacobs serves the PharmaBio, Chemicals, Refining, Pulp & Paper, Power & Utilities, High Tech and Consumer Products Industries. Our core life sciences network has contributed to becoming the largest provider of engineering and construction services to pharmaceutical and biotechnology clients and we have established ourselves as the center of excellence for Pulp and Paper facilities. Jacobs provides full-service engineering, procurement, and construction management services for both new and existing facilities, offering environmental and water / wastewater support, energy audits, and hygienic / sanitary assessments. For projects of every scale we provide design, engineering, construction, commissioning, and maintenance services that support a facility's entire life cycle.

 

Position Summary

Participates in the design of a process unit, including establishing process design basis, development of process options and optimization of selected design.

 

  • Implements, modifies, and maintains chemical processes
  • Calculates and organizes data for process flow sheets including instrumentation and control considerations
  • Prepares specifications and operating instructions for processing equipment
  • Develops process flow diagram to define heat and material balance
  • Develops process specifications, e.g. distillation columns, pressure vessels, pumps, compressors, heat exchangers, and fired heaters
  • Participates in planning, cost development and management, and scheduling for assigned projects
  • Directs activities to ensure that construction, installation, and operational testing conform to functional specifications, recognized codes and standards, and customer requirements
  • Maintains effective communication with project team members and with the customer
  • Has comprehensive understanding of principles, theories, concepts, and industry practices and standards and their application
  • Supervisory and administrative responsibility over a group of engineers or functions as a technical specialist formulating and developing advanced concepts, techniques, and standards
  • Responsibilities include assuring effective utilization of engineering personnel, and technical quality
  • Develops designs that require innovation and ingenuity

Qualifications

  • 15+ years of experiencerequired
  • BS or MS in an engineering discipline is required
  • EIT certificate is required
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills required
  • PE registration is preferred
  • Advanced MS Office skills (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) preferred

At Jacobs, we help prepare people for new opportunities and challenges. With positions at every level, openings in multiple disciplines, expertise in a range of markets and offices around the globe, we create an environment where you can learn, grow, and thrive. From our competitive benefits program to our Health and Safety initiative of Beyond Zero workplace injuries, we believe that you'll find a flourishing career here at Jacobs.

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