Process Engineer

Job Title: Process Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Baton Rouge, United States
Salary: USD95000 - USD125000 per annum
Start Date: 2018-01-11
Reference: 75877
Contact Name: Travis Lane
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 11, 2018 18:47

Job Description

POSITION TITLE:  Process Engineer – Specialty Chemicals

LOCATION: Baton Rouge, LA

NES Global Talent is a leading global technical recruitment company providing professional contract and permanent staff to a diverse world-wide client base within multiple industries. Our client is a specialty chemical manufacturer based overseas and is building a grass roots facility in the greater Baton Rouge area. They are setting up a technical engineering team in Houston that will relocate once the project is kicked off in the next 10-12 months. They have an immediate opening for a lead process engineer to help with the design through commissioning of the project.


Process Engineer – Specialty Chemicals
  • Lead, manage, and deliver the process design & process technology efforts
  • Work with technical engineering team through, design, construction, and start-up of the chemical production facility
  • Act as subject matter expert once facility is built on everything related to the process technology
  • Work closely with EPC firms through design & construction phases
  • Provide PFD and P&ID development along with performing calculations and process evaluations
  • Help support with design safety reviews, process design training programs, installation procedures

Process Engineer – Specialty Chemicals
  • BS in Chemical Engineering
  • 5+ years of experience with process engineering design for specialty chemical manufacturing facilities with majority of time spent working on-site
  • Experience developing PFD's and P&ID's
  • Strong understanding of OSHA, EPA, DOT, etc. regulations and standards
  • Strong communication and team player skills
  • Ability to live in Houston before relocating full-time to the Baton Rouge area
  • Work in the US without sponsorship
  • Experience with chlor-alkali, MDI, or EDC a big plus!