Senior Process Engineer – Joliet

Exxon Mobil

Job Role Summary

The Senior Process Engineer provides process engineering support and technical leadership to a given area of the plant. They are responsible for maintaining a long term growth plan to help identify areas of opportunity.


Job Role Responsibilities

  • Provide high level technical leadership, safety leadership, and mentorship
  • Identification and support of long term growth and reliability improvement plans. Drive technical organization to support implementation of these plans.
  • Continuous technical support and troubleshooting for operations
  • Help drive process safety improvements and participate in hazard analysis reviews
  • Documentation of all analysis and engineered changes including updates of controlled documentation
  • Stay abreast of and apply industry codes, ExxonMobil standards, best practices, and programs in engineered solutions
  • Leverage ExxonMobil and industry expertise to help with process monitoring and troubleshooting
  • Utilize life cycle cost analysis and risk assessment methodology to support recommendations and assist process business team in prioritization of work
  • Maintain effective lines of communication across the plant including operations, maintenance, and other technical disciplines
  • Provide documentation and drawing updates for equipment revisions and repairs
  • Provide leadership and compliance with management of change guidelines
  • Contribute to equipment strategies that provide cost-effective, innovative plans for highly reliable, safe, low-cost operations and optimize turnaround intervals and equipment downtimes
  • Develop capital project initiation requests with clear justification
  • Participate in / lead incident investigations that get to the real root cause and provide relevant recommendations to prevent reoccurrence in a cost-effective manner

Job Role Requirement

  • Degree in Chemical or Mechanical Engineering and 5-10 years of industry experience
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Highly proficient in computer use and data analysis
  • Excellent communication skills, ability to present complex concepts to non-experts
  • Demonstrated ability to engineer safe, reliable, cost-effective driven solutions
  • Demonstrated leadership skills and experience stewarding change management

Preferred Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:

  • Experience in refinery / petrochemical operations



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ExxonMobil is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship status, protected veteran status, genetic information, or physical or mental disability.

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