CDI Corporation is seeking a Process Engineer to work at our Customer site in Convent, LA.  This is a full-time, benefited, long-term position.

Job Summary:  Process Engineering / Production Engineering to support day to day troubleshooting and light engineering to support production activities.  

Job Responsibilities & Accountabilities:

  • Projects will have varying process complexity, size, cost and priority
  • Ensure all process designs are safe, technically sound, meet Company standards and meets business needs.
  • Support Project Manager at review committee meetings for assigned projects.
  • Potentially lead or support special technical studies and provide engineering support to the assessment (pre-scouting) activities of improvement ideas. 
  • Support completion of Project Initiation Forms (idea generation).
  • Engage with stakeholders and customers to align on project objectives and minimum functional requirements, timing, etc..
  • Ensure all aspects of Refinery operation are adequately covered during project definition.
  • Coordinate and document Opportunity Framing, where applicable.
  • Develop and maintain Project Premise Document for all phases of the project. 
  • Provide economic evaluations throughout the project, documenting assumptions and basis.
  • Support the development of the Basis of Design.
  • Provide continued process engineering support to the execution organizations during the detailed engineering, procurement, and construction phases of the project.
  • Ensure adequate / appropriate commissioning and start-up support to operations.

Requirements and Qualifications:

  • 8 years+ experience as a Process Engineer providing support for conceptual design of projects, leading projects from identify to the define project process phases, and help develop margin improvement ideas and project economic justifications. 
  • Chemical Engineering Degree
  • TWIC


CDI Corporation is an EEO/An Affirmative Action M/F/D/V Employer.


Type: Contract

Reference ID: 4723