Chemical Process Engineer

Honeywell Geismar , LA 70734

Posted 2 months ago

Chemical Process Engineer

Innovate high-purity, high-performance chemicals and materials

An excellent career opportunity is currently available for a Chemical Process Engineer at Honeywell's Performance Materials and Technologies manufacturing facility located in Geismar, LA. Geismar is centrally located near Baton Rouge, LA and New Orleans, LA.

  • Maintains daily, weekly, and monthly production totals and metrics. Coordinates production priorities to meet customer demand. May provide instructions to operations personnel during supervisor's absence.

  • Responsible for creating and monitoring of yields, OEE, key process indicators, and product quality.

  • Works closely with operations to troubleshoot issues and maintain plant stability.

  • Ensures HSE and PSM requirements are met at all times.

  • Responsible for environmental tracking and reporting

  • Works with site and corporate process engineering groups and R&D to define and execute productivity projects.

  • Utilizes data acquisition and manipulation techniques to interpret results and recommend corrective action for optimum plant operation. Implements corrective action as directed using the management of change (MOC) process.

  • Conducts economic studies for optimization of production rates and costs for justification of projects concerned with plant changes and/or fixed capital additions.

  • Prepares or assists in preparation of process designs including equipment specifications, flow diagrams, P&ID's, and operating instructions for modification or additions to existing plants.

  • Actively participate in PHA/HAZOP reviews and close out action items.

  • Other duties and assignments as needed by supervision/management.
    25 Plan layout for chemical engineering processes 25 Plan sequence of operations 25 Conduct tests and measurements 25 Establish and submit processing requirements


  • BS degree in Chemical Engineering
  • 0-2 years of experience in production / process engineering in environments such as; chemical, petro-chemical, pulp & paper, nuclear or pharmaceutical


  • Understanding of chemical unit operations, engineering calculations and principles.

  • Distillation experience highly preferred.

  • Process simulation experience preferred.

  • Understanding and knowledge of PSM (Process Safety Management)

  • Self driven with high level of initiative.

  • Goal and results driven.

  • Excellent organization, planning, oral and written communications skills.

  • Ability to work and promote a team environment.

  • Excellent computer skills (ability to learn advance computer simulation tools)

Due to US export control laws, must be a US citizen, permanent resident or have protected status. Performance Materials and Technologies INCLUDES

  • Some Travel Required


  • Job ID: HRD58579

  • Category: Engineering

  • Location: 5525 Hwy 3115, Geismar, LA 70734 USA

  • Exempt

  • Due to US export control laws, must be a US citizen, permanent resident or have protected status.

Honeywell is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will be considered without regard to age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality, sex, or veteran status.

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