Project Engineer - Eco
Company: Eco Services Operations, LLC
Posted on: January 16, 2022
Energized by an over 200-year history as part of PQ Corporation
- our company is now simpler, stronger, leaner, nimbler - and
solidly positioned for growth. Ecovyst is a pure-play catalyst and
services company. As catalysts for positive change, our
technologies play a critical role in supporting ecological health,
and propelling expansion and growth for our customers.
Our long history of innovation expertise and close customer
collaboration supports the development of proprietary catalysts and
services across our two industry-leading businesses, Ecoservices
and Catalyst Technologies
Ecoservices provides specialty grade high purity virgin sulfuric
acid for a number of diverse and growing end uses. Among them are
mining, particularly copper for electronics applications,
production of lead acid batteries for all types of vehicles, water
treatment, and agricultural products.
Catalyst Technologies business is a leader in engineering
proprietary and customized technologies for cleaner fuels,
emissions control and waste reduction
At Ecovyst, we are prioritizing and accelerating our growing and
greening initiatives , and are putting sustainability for a safer,
cleaner, healthier world at the forefront of our forward strategy.
At Ecovyst, we are ready for change.
Our Ecoservices division is on the hunt for a Project Engineer to
be based at our Houston, TX plant.
We are not offering relocation or visa sponsorship for this role at
We are not working with agencies on this role at this time.
The Eco-Services Houston site requires a Project Engineer to
provide project management support for capital projects used to
improve the operation of its Sulfuric Acid Units. This position
will report to the Lead Project Engineer and is expected to provide
a strong alliance between the Engineering Group and the various
manufacturing units. The Project Engineer will primarily support
the major capital project needs of the Houston and Baytown Plant,
but can be used as a supporting role at other Eco-Services plants.
Duties will include receiving direction from the Lead Engineer and
working closely with Plant on the capital needs of each unit.
His/her primary responsibility will be to provide full project
engineering support to the Plant. He/she will be responsible for
gathering and analyzing data, justifying and submitting projects,
cost estimating, overseeing the installation of projects, and
adhering to schedules and budgets for multiple projects in the
range of $35,000 to $1,000,000.
Review existing chemical processes and specify equipment and
Analyze operational issues and collaborate with technical group to
Manage, schedule, and coordinate all assigned capital projects.
Develop, justify, and submit project scopes and cost estimates.
Develop and submit capital project appropriation requests.
Manage project budgets via tracking and forecasting project
Utilize and/or develop engineering spreadsheets, cost programs, and
Plan, prioritize, and redirect resources throughout each project
phase to maintain project schedule.
Procure all materials needed for installation of project.
Manage projects in the field during construction.
Maintain document control of all project files throughout project
Ensure project compliance with applicable codes, laws, policies,
and technical specifications.
Create financial closure and acceptance documents.
Bachelor of Science in Chemical or Mechanical Engineering from an
Experience level of 0-5 years
Must have excellent written and oral communications skills.
Must have been exposed to, or willing to learn, basic project
management processes / techniques.
Must have experience in using and developing engineering
Must be organized, systematic, independent, and self-motivated.
Must have proficient multi-tasking skills.
Prefer knowledge of local and state laws and applicable OSHA
Prefer knowledge of AutoCAD and/or applicable chemical process
Prefer previous experience (including internships) in project
engineering and/or field management.
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