Staff Engineer

Energy Transfer Equity   •  

Midland, TX

Industry: Energy & Utilities


11 - 15 years

Posted 42 days ago


Staff Process Engineer is responsible for developing process solutions (largely unreviewed with respect to engineering content) and is also responsible for reviewing other junior engineer's work.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential job duty satisfactorily. The essential job duties for this position are listed below:

  • Work with plant operations personnel (daily) to help improve plant operations (troubleshooting).
  • Implement entire project cycle for field generated plant improvement projects including scope, design, development, material procurement, construction and project completion.
  • Communicate with company operations personnel and contractors for successful project implementation.
  • Work with Facility Planning group, to obtain simulation results for gathering system expansion projects.
  • Provide support when needed for large cryo plant projects in support of operation's needs.
  • Take part in PSM activities for area facilities. (help maintain facility drawings, resolve PHA action items, etc.)
  • Maintain facility process simulations and work with junior engineers to help them develop process solutions and educate junior staff concerning: engineering standards, code compliance, proper company and safety standards, and good engineering practices.
  • Proactively seeks opportunities to broaden and deepen process engineering knowledge base and proficiencies, and share knowledge with others.

Required Education:

  • Bachelor's in Engineering Discipline (ChemE preferred)

Required experience is commensurate with the selected job level:

  • Previous Natural Gas Processing industry experience
  • 10+ years Engineering, operations, and/or project experience
  • Microsoft Products experience
  • Process Simulation Engineering Programs (ProMax, Aspen, etc.)

Working Conditions:

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.

  • Lifting up to 50 lbs. occasionally
  • Driving, walking, and standing frequently
  • Exposure to adverse weather, cramped conditions and some heavy lifting
  • Visits to industrial/manufacturing settings, which may include exposure to various materials and chemicals, as well as extreme temperature conditions and loud machinery, and require appropriate personal protective equipment
  • Occasional overnight travel may be required