Process Engineer


  • Generate Heat & Material Balances for process either by hand or using simulation software
  • Assist in the development of piping and instrumentation drawings (P&IDs) for the process including line sizing and developing control schemes
  • Determine the process data needed for the sizing of instruments to be used in the process
  • Determine the process data needed for the sizing of pumps to be used in the process
  • Generate equipment specifications for vessels, heat exchangers, pumps, distillation columns, etc., and work with equipment vendors to obtain the required equipment needed for a project
  • Assist with the development of equipment layout drawings
  • Generate bid tabulation of equipment from vendor quotations
  • Conduct safety studies for a process for the sizing of relief device
  • Provide input as needed to other disciplines during project execution
  • Develop standard operating procedures (SOPs) for processes.
  • Develop scopes of work
  • Ability to analyze and troubleshoot unique situations and develop appropriate responses
  • Review inquiries and specifications to determine requirements
  • Prepare conceptual designs and perform pump and heat exchanger calculations for estimating purposes
  • Perform calculations for line sizes and review/create process flow diagrams (PFDs)
  • Investigate the availability, pricing, and characteristics of products and equipment to be used in a given application
  • Evaluate products and designs for best overall value or cost-saving alternates and efficiency
  • Interface with engineers and drafting team to prepare designs, drawings, and specifications for proposals
  • Interact with clients to identify the scope of supply, equipment design, and lead times
  • Assist and field questions during the construction phase
  • Evaluating processes and equipment to ensure compliance with environmental and safety regulations

Qualifications and Education Requirements:

  • B.S. in Mechanical, Chemical, or Process Engineering
  • M.S in Mechanical, Chemical, or Process Engineering, preferred
  • 7 years working in a steel mill or other heavy industry facility
  • 5 years in consulting engineering, preferred
  • Industry contacts in process engineering are required
  • P.E. license in the state of Alabama

Preferred Skills:

  • Ability to work in AutoCAD, Revit, and MathCAD is a plus
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite
  • Developing project budgets
  • Ability to mentor young engineers, with success
  • Willingness and ability to train others
  • Construction support experience
  • ASME B31.3 Process Piping


Qualified candidates email resumes to [email protected].