Faciliites Engineer - Process

California Resources Corporation Tupman , CA 93276

Posted 6 months ago

Process Engineer - Facilities

California Resources Corporation

California Resources Corporation (NYSE: CRC) is a publicly traded oil and natural gas exploration and production company and the largest oil and natural gas producer in California on a gross-operated basis. We operate our world-class resource base exclusively within the State of California, applying complementary and integrated infrastructure to gather, process and market our production. Using advanced technology, CRC's workforce of approximately 4,000 employees and contractors focuses on safely and responsibly supplying affordable energy for California by Californians.

The CRC Facilities Engineer Team is seeking to fill a Process Engineer position to support our California assets based out of our Tupman, CA location.

Responsibilities

  • Responsible for the life cycle of projects, including scope and design development, cost estimating, AFE preparation and submittals, equipment specification and design, bid package and contract preparation, material and equipment procurement, construction and execution over site, cost and schedule control and reporting

  • Prepares conceptual process designs, computer simulations, equipment designs, technical proposals, process descriptions, and prepares operating and start-up instructions

  • Lead MOC efforts for their projects, participates in HAZOP studies, and leads plant start-ups

  • Support Marketing Managers, Business Development, and Operations with: concept development, life of field planning, and troubleshooting exercises

  • Collects/screens physical property, vapor/liquid equilibrium and plant operating data required to complete process designs

  • Develop conceptual process designs including, PFDs and Heat & Mass Balance

  • Conduct computer simulations

  • Interpret results of pilot test studies and/or operating data

  • Conduct process design, of key equipment: columns, vessels, heat exchangers, pumps etc.

  • Prepare equipment/process data/specification sheets

  • Prepare Instrument list with key process data

  • Design/specify pressure relief devices/systems

  • Prepare process descriptions, functional design specifications, alarm and interlock matrixes, and operating instructions

  • Review/check output of colleagues' process engineering work

  • Respond to questions and inquiries regarding technical problems and issues that arise -provide related technical support or assistance

  • Oversee contract personnel in the construction and/or general maintenance and repair of gas plant facilities

  • Works with company SME's to maintain thorough knowledge and understanding of applicable DOT, OSHA, EPA, other environmental/safety regulations and company processes and procedures

  • This position will require business travel, and in rare occasions could include extended stays (1-2 months)

Qualifications

Required qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Chemical Engineering

  • Ten (10) to fifteen (15) year's similar experience, in a related field of Process Engineering (mass transfer/distillation)

  • Knowledge of natural gas plant processes, including equilibrium staged separations; heat exchange; pumping, compression and expansion equipment; gas/liquid separation equipment; acid gas treating systems; fluid flow including multi-phase flow behavior, piping design, piping codes, standards, and material specifications; and process control basics

  • Strong understanding of acid gas gathering, treatment and miscible gas distribution system design

  • Ability to interpret customer requirements and to design innovative separation processes and equipment

  • Analytical capability as required in collecting, reviewing, assessing and interpreting customer's data and process requirements - developing responsive design specifications and parameters

  • Communication and interpersonal skills, as required in working effectively with internal and external customers to interpret their requirements, and resolve problems and issues that arise

  • Proficiency in the use of personal computers, including word-processing, database, spreadsheet, electronic simulation software applications such as Hysys, PROII, or Hysys, Hydraulic Modelling Software such as Pipephase, PipeSim, or GAP, drawing software such as Autocad

  • Demonstrated commitment to safety, including safety considerations in engineering design, recommendations, and operability

  • Ability to make technically and economically sound recommendations with incomplete information and in the time required

  • Demonstrated ability to work within multidiscipline team environment

  • Must have a valid driver's license & a clean DMV record

CRC is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Veteran


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