Principle Process Engineer – Ethylene Chemical Experience

Job Title: Principle Process Engineer – Ethylene Chemical Experience
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Milton Keynes, England
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2019-08-14
Reference: BH-113903
Contact Name: Wyn Davies
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 15, 2019 17:30

Job Description

Principle Process Engineer – Ethylene Chemical Experience

Are you looking to work with a leading global EPC?
Are you specialist Principle Process Engineer with Ethylene or Cracker experience?

Are you looking for long term opportunity?

If so, please read on…

Our client a leading global leader in oil and gas industry are at the forefront of project delivery, technologies, systems, and services and provide clients with expertise across subsea, onshore/offshore and surface projects.

The main duties include:

  • Process configuration and optimization studies
  • Preparation of design basis and philosophy documents (safeguarding, shutdown, relief & blowdown, isolation & maintenance)
  • Technology evaluation and selection, including economic assessment
  • Process modeling and simulation
  • Preparation of PFDs and heat and mass balances
  • Sizing and specification of major process equipment
  • Safety, environmental and operability reviews (HAZOP, ENVID, SIL)
  • Relief system design, including PSV sizing, flare hydraulics and radiation analysis
  • P&ID development, including selection of design conditions, hydraulic analysis, line sizing and pipe specifications, equipment isolation, vent and drain systems, cause and effects
Position requires:

  • Technology awareness Refining, Ethylene, Petrochemicals, Offsites & Utilities
    Engineering Work Processes Inter-discipline coordination, change management
    Industry Codes and Standards Knowledge  (API, ASTM, ASME etc)
  • Leadership Ability to manage teams of process engineers and interface with other disciplines
  • Project reporting Ability to manage progress and schedule and adapt to changing circumstances
Job scope (budget, management, specific criteria):

  • Typically leads a team of 5-10 process engineers in an area lead or lead role on a small project
  • Responsible for delivery of project deliverables within agreed man-hour budgets and schedule
  • Responsible for checking and approving all project deliverables before issue
The experience required includes:

  • Must have: BSc/MSc  in Chemical Engineering
  • Chartered engineer or equivalent professional affiliation
  • Considerable experience in Oil & Gas Processing, Refining and/or Ethylene/ Petrochemicals, preferably with an engineering contractor.
  • Experience of leading teams of 10+ Engineers
If you have any question or would like to apply – please contact NES GT