Process Engineer - Prince George, BC

Job Title: Process Engineer - Prince George, BC
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Prince George, Canada
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2019-05-27
Reference: BH-109105
Contact Name: Melissa Sim
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 28, 2019 23:02

Job Description

NES Global Talent is a leading global technical recruitment company providing professional contract and permanent staff to a diverse world-wide client base within the oil & gas Industry. Our client, a major oil and gas pipeline company, is currently seeking a Process Engineer  based in  on a 6 month contract with possibility of extension, based in Prince George, BC.

Individuals WILL need to be local to the area as no relocation/LOA is provided.


Process Engineers are expected to identify plant vulnerabilities, frame business opportunities, resolve process issues in a timely manner, and work effectively as a team with area coordinators, environment, maintenance, and engineering personnel.



  • Monitor and develop the day-to-day operating targets and specifications of the Plant responsible units identifying and communicating any deviations and corrective actions required.
  • Identify and communicate unit performance capabilities through mass and energy balances, process simulations, performance test runs, catalyst evaluations, and vendor/specialist consultations.
  • Participate/Lead in multidisciplinary plant wide and corporate initiatives related to reliability, safety and the corporate standards and procedures of the Operational Integrity Management System 
  • Participate in process hazard assessments for responsible units that are initiated by the management of change process, engineering work requests, MOCs and unit PHA revalidations.
  • Involved in planned and un-planned outages including troubleshooting, shutdown support, initial/final process equipment inspections, found work, and startup support.
  • Participate in responsible units Root Cause Analysis and incident investigations utilizing Sologic and other investigation methodologies.
  • Provide process engineering support to evaluate, generate and identify feasibility of Engineering Work Requests (EWR) based on personnel safety, process safety, process reliability, unit efficiency, and profitability.
  • Communication and development of process Key Performance Indicators (KPI's) for responsible units.
  • Work effectively with the Operations Area Coordinators to make continuous improvements to plant safety, reliability and efficiency.
  • Complies with all HS&E requirements in the performance of this Position's responsibilities

Must Have Qualifications:

  • Minimum 2 years Plant Operator Experience
  • Bachelor’s degree in Chemical Engineering
  • Professional designation recognized by APEGS as P.Eng or Engineer in Training
  • Proficient MS Office abilities, particularly with MS Word and Excel
  • Strong verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills
  • Experience with HYSYS refining simulation software or equivalent