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Job Title = Chemical/Process Engineering Manager

Education Required = MSChE or BSChE

Experience Required = 15 or more years of relevant industrial experience in chemical/process engineering

Position Description = Professional Engineering registration is required when functioning as a Senior Engineer

Job Summary

Generally responsible for supervision and technical direction over a team of engineers and designers when functioning as a

lead engineer. As lead engineer, responsibilities include total delivery of the Chemical/Process deliverables and services on

time, within performance budget and meeting quality expectations. Duties may include performing advanced engineering

work serving as a technical specialist for complex engineering assignments. Work at this level requires extensive progressive

experience in chemical/process engineering and involves utilization of project controls for cost, schedule and quality of

projects. This work will be performed under very little supervision.

Key Responsibilities and Duties

Reviewing and approving all chemical/process deliverables.

Validating professional service and construction estimates at the beginning of a project, then tracking changes as the

project progresses.

Producing professional service estimates in accordance with the department standards for project deliverables, project

studies and estimates, change notices and for the development of new work through proposal efforts.

Establishing the design criteria, incorporating client requirements, estimate and/or scope basis and design basis

meeting applicable state, local and federal standards and codes. Ensuring that any requirements for permitting have

been established and communicated to the project team.

Developing process engineering standards and specifications.

Knowing your scope and deliverables. Initiating timely change notices when deviation is made from your scope,

affecting schedule, deliverables or cost of the work.

Planning and organizing the work of your team. Communicating the plan to your team, the project leadership team

and the client.

Maintaining control of the project by tracking and maintaining discipline performance budget progress, schedule

commitments, and quality standards. Understanding and utilizing the project tools that are in place for project control.

Delegating work to engineers and designers in proportion to their technical skills and experience, then following up for

support to ensure efficient progress and quality.

Consulting with design leaders from other disciplines in proportion to their technical skills and experience, then

following up for support to ensure efficient progress and quality.

Producing estimate level preliminary designs and material take-off suitable for the level of estimate being performed

on a project.

Developing conceptual layouts and cost studies as necessary to determine the simplest, most efficient approach to

solving engineering tasks at hand.

Familiarity with and utilizing industry design and engineering standards.

Producing detail design calculations and sketches for materials of construction associated with the project.

Calculations produced will be neatly prepared and organized for efficient checking by others and efficient use by

drafters/designers for preparing drawings and as a deliverable when required.

Producing project designs with efficient use of construction materials with an overall emphasis on ease of construction

and completed product meeting the expectations of the client.

Checking calculations, reports and studies made by other engineers to ensure accuracy, conformance to codes,

specifications, design criteria and conformance to good engineering practice.

Producing engineering and equipment specifications.

Monitoring drawings in progress to ensure conformance to design calculations and specifications.

Assisting the drafting group in resolving routine layout and detailing problems. Ensuring that sufficient sketches and

details are provided for completion of engineering drawings.

Reviewing and checking vendor drawings and other discipline drawings for chemical/process input.

Producing bid packages enabling chemical/process purchase inquiries to be issued for procurement of materials or

subcontract pricing.

Participating in the planning of training programs, continuous education opportunities and professional development of


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required

Familiarity with specifications and installation details of construction bulk materials and equipment.

Ability to create accurate chemical/process documents from the information found on vendor equipment drawings.

Ability to develop chemical/process specifications.

Ability to accurately estimate completion of assigned tasks.

Ability to develop a project cost estimate, a detailed engineering schedule and a man-hour budget for a small project

or an area for a larger project.

Develop design criteria and scope of work.

Experienced in estimating and scheduling professional service hours and assessing the progress and quality of

chemical/process work.

Complete understanding of the skills and experience required to perform engineering and design functions.

Knowledge and application of company engineering design and CAD drafting standards.

Working knowledge of CAD software, either AutoCAD, Microstation or both.

Working knowledge of project simulation software such as Aspen, Pro/II, Hysys and ChemCad.

Working knowledge of hydraulic simulation software such as SiNet, Fathom, Arrow and PipePhase.

Ability to lead teams to deliver on commitments.

Ability to deliver convincing presentations of company

Proficient in the use of MS Word, Excel, Power Point and Outlook.

Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.

Location = Baton Rouge, LA

To apply = http://www.intech.net/Submit_Resume.html

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