CITGO Refining & Chemicals is seeking an exceptional individual who can provide expertise as a Chemical Engineer II that will support our ongoing processes at the Corpus Christi Refinery. The incumbent at this level should possess knowledge of standard theories, techniques, concepts and practices within the discipline. This position is responsible for applying acquired knowledge to moderately difficult work assignments. Depending on specific assignments, incumbents will conduct feasibility studies, and evaluate and recommend changes to processing conditions and/or plant processing units and associated systems. This position may also be responsible for recommending specifications for processes and processing equipment.
Equal Employment Opportunity
BS Chemical Engineering degree
Chemical Engineer II/2-5 years preferred in refining or chemical industry
Chemical Engineer III/8-12 years preferred in refining or chemical industry
The Maritime Transportation Security Act requires all persons who will need unescorted access to a regulated facility to have a valid Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC), issued in accordance with the rules established by the United States Coast Guard and the Transportation Security Administration. Candidates selected for employment must meet eligibility criteria to obtain a TWIC card.
The following link lists the eligible criteria for all persons trying to obtain a TWIC card: http://www.tsa.gov/what_we_do/layers/twic/index.shtm
1. Provide process engineering technical guidance to process operations for solving operating problems and optimizing assigned units. 2. Guide plant operations and laboratory analysis o daily basis for better efficiency and compliance with operating plans. 3. Generate ideas for capital improvement projects to enhance units’ operability and profitability. Coordinate and assist in the project feasibility and cost analysis, design and implementation. 4. Develop computer simulations for fractionation columns, heat exchangers, and process units in order to better optimize their operation.
5. Provide documentation of engineering and analytical results with recommendations to management.
6. Provide engineering technical guidance as necessary for the operation and control of such equipment as condensers, absorption towers, furnaces, pumps, fractionators, valves, tanks, reboilers, compressors, pipelines, to effect required chemical physical change. 7. Recommend effective arrangement of unit operations considering process requirements, economic evaluation, operator effectiveness, and physical and health hazards. 8. Apply principles of chemical engineering to investigate environmental events and to determine emissions. 9. Other duties and responsibilities as assigned by the supervisor.
CITGO Petroleum Corporation - 17 months ago
From the get-go CITGO Petroleum has been refining and marketing petroleum products, including jet fuel, diesel fuel, heating oils, and...