Process/Project Engineer

Full-time, Ethylene & Sulfur Derivatives

Alabama, United States Apply Now Apply until: Open until further notice



Nouryon is currently seeking a Process/Project Engineer at its Axis, Alabama Chemical manufacturing facility. The site is a major producer of basic chemicals that are used in a broad range of applications. The site has been in continuous operation since 1953. The project engineer plays a vital part in the continued growth and improvement of the plant. The role allows for managing the full scope of small to medium sized projects from inception through start-up.
Key Objectives:

Strategic Activities:
Develop and implement capital procedures and processes that provide for accurate capital budgeting and execution that meets plant needs. Projects ranging from $5K to $1M, with total annual spending in the $2.5M range

Operative Activities:
• Implement capital and expense projects including scope development, safety reviews, equipment specifications, quotation of equipment, bid package development-quoting for installations, field supervision of construction, cost control, commissioning, and project closure.
• Work with the Site Leadership Team to develop capital budgets and manage project spending to achieve targeted budget amounts while meeting plant needs.
• Supervise and direct outside engineering resources.
• Support maintenance reliability improvements and cost reduction efforts as requested.
• Provide technical expertise and support for on-going operations, maintenance, and process improvements.
• Ensure continuous improvement utilizing Lean Six Sigma and other tools.
• Work with production unit, providing technical expertise and assistance.

Job Requirements

- BS Degree in Chemical Engineering
- 2-5 years of plant engineering experience in a manufacturing or technical environment.
- Demonstrated computer skills in MS Office and CAD
- SAP Experience
- Effective communications skills and ability to work with all layers of the organization.
- Project Management experience, including contractor management

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North America
United States
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Ethylene & Sulfur Derivatives
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About Nouryon

We are a global specialty chemicals leader. Industries worldwide rely on our essential chemistry in the manufacture of everyday products such as paper, plastics, building materials, food, pharmaceuticals, and personal care items. Building on our nearly 400-year history, the dedication of our 10,000 employees, and our shared commitment to business growth, strong financial performance, safety, sustainability, and innovation, we have established a world-class business and built strong partnerships with our customers. We operate in over 80 countries around the world and our portfolio of industry-leading brands includes Eka, Dissolvine, Trigonox, and Berol.

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