Plant Engineer (Process / Project)


Reno, NV

Industry: Chemicals


Less than 5 years

Posted 300 days ago

  by    Peter Ansara

This job is no longer available.

Plant Engineer (Process/Project Engineer) - Reno, Nevada United States- # 8247

Yearly Employment Type:Full Time / Direct Hire Degree Required:University - Bachelor's Degree/3-4YearDegree - Chemical Engineering or Mechanical Engineering

Why is This a Great Opportunity?

Our client is a green energy company that is committed to alternative solutions and sustainable development to protect the environment. The company currently has excellent opportunities for manufacturing growth and development. Great Location near Reno, NV. Close to the Sierra Nevada Mountains, Lake Tahoe and High Desert country. Seeking a Plant (Process/Project) Engineer.

Job Description

Evaluate technical and operable feasibility project components including industrial vessels, rotating equipment, control systems, tankage, piping, heat exchangers and related process infrastructure.

Evaluate equipment and processes to identify ways to optimize performance or to ensure compliance with safety and environmental regulations.

Ensure environmental, health, safety compliance throughout project development and future operations.

Work with operations and maintenance groups to optimize production and mechanical integrity.

Troubleshoot process and equipment problems involving rotating equipment, vacuum systems, fire heaters/exchangers, tankage, instrumentation, waste water treatment, etc.

Work with management to develop capital improvement projects including budgeting, justification, management, and reporting.

Develop and manage elements of the facilities Process Safety Management program including coordinating HAZOPs, mechanical integrity, management of change, etc.

Monitor and track daily KPI's and make necessary changes to improve yields, cycle times, quality etc.


Bachelor?s Degree in Chemical Engineering (preferred) or Mechanical Engineering

Minimum 3+ years related work experiencerequired, 5+ years preferred, IN the Chemical, Petrochemical or Refining industry.

Background in refinery related equipment (distillation, hydrotreating, pumps, compressors, and other large rotating equipment.)

Well developed analytical and problem solving skills. Seeking someone that has a variety of experience in a plant vs someone too specialized in one area.

Capital project experience, design through installation desired.

Understanding of refining or related processes a plus and associated engineering skills

Experience using statistical process control in a manufacturing environment a plus

Must be comfortable working out in a manufacturing environment

Must be US Citizen or Perm Resident

$90K - $120K