Job Details

  • Title: Chemical Engineer
  • Code: RCI-10392
  • Location: Port Arthur Texas (TX) 77643
  • Posted Date: 07/30/2020
  • Duration: 12 Months
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Job Description - Operations Engineer Pygas


Coordinate the tactical operations and the daily execution activities for the Pygas Unit within the Steam Cracker plant at the Port Arthur site. Support the Daily Operations Team (DOT), Daily Support Team (DST) and the Total refinery Operations team to satisfy production requirements for both sites. This will require leading, participation and coordination of operations, associated technology, maintenance, capital investment, health, safety, ecology and other Port Arthur operations and partner team members to obtain plant objectives.

  • Supports DOT in troubleshooting and optimizing Pygas unit operations
  • Assist DOT to investigate production/safety incidents and implement corrective actions within plant section and follow up
  • Support maintenance and capital project work
  • Drive consistency and accountability across shifts regarding procedures and performance standards
  • Interface with the production planning department regarding feeds and products for the Pygas unit
  • Responsible to maintain compliance with the MOC process
  • Ensures the environmental records/reporting is completed for compliance.
  • Participate in area Hazard Reviews to support the PSM process and PSSRs




  • BS degree in Chemical Engineering




  • Prior experience in a production site in operations is preferred
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Strong technical skills to troubleshoot and/or optimize manufacturing units
  • Strong planning and organizational skills