Sr Advanced Chemical Engineer
Location: Des Plaines
Posted on: January 26, 2023
Innovate to solve the world's most important challenges The
future is what you make it.
When you join Honeywell, you become a member of our global team of
thinkers, innovators, dreamers and doers who make the things that
make the future.
UOP, a Honeywell company headquartered in Des Plaines, Illinois, is
a leading international licensor of processing technology and
supplier of engineering services, catalysts and adsorbents,
equipment, specialty materials and digital solutions for the global
refining, gas processing and petrochemical industries. With more
than a century of leadership in hydrocarbon processing
technologies, UOP has led six revolutions in technology that
transformed our industry. For more information visit .
We are currently looking for an Experienced Field Advisor for our
Chemical Engineer II position within UOP.
This is an exciting and unique opportunity to work around the world
as part of a Field Operating Service (FOS) team, supported by
technology experts from UOP's Operating Technical Service.
FOS advisors are on-site prior, during and after the initial
start-up of UOP technologies. They help to ensure that the plant
and operators are ready for commissioning. Advisors are also
involved in the start-up and test runs that demonstrate guarantees
and are accountable for process, equipment, refining and
petrochemical insight and assist customers in resolving engineering
and operating issues.
UOP advisors may remain at a site for a few days to several months
for each assignment. For each start-up, advisors work with a number
of UOP-licensed processes and a variety of individuals within and
outside of UOP. The experience gained from each assignment, and the
subsequent interaction with other UOP employees, provide a solid
background for assessing and solving problems encountered in each
situation in various locations around the world.
As advisors gain experience, they have opportunities to advance to
positions of increased accountability within the FOS
---Providing field technical assistance on new and/or revamped
refinery unit checkout and startups.
---Providing field technical assistance and field support for
development activities in commercial refinery units.
---Following required safety procedures.
---Providing feedback including suggested improvements on UOP
---Troubleshooting and recommending solutions while also addressing
improvement and innovative problem solving.
---Familiar with controls communications networks
---Coordinating commissioning activities.
---Transferring technology to customers operating and engineering
---Reviewing emergency and normal operating procedures with
customer shift operating personnel.
---Advising customer operating personnel on the establishment and
maintenance of the various process variables necessary to achieve
safe and efficient operations.
---Collecting and working up unit operating data and laboratory
---Monitoring and advising on process operating conditions, during
---Build effective and productive relationships with customer
---Conduct unit audits to support refinery wide expansion projects
as well as new multi-unit complex startups.
---Advising customer personnel during the performance of various
activities routine to the long-term operations of a UOP process
---100% TravelYOU MUST HAVE
---Bachelors Degree in Chemical Engineering.
---5+ years of experience in the Petrochemical, Gas processing or
---10+ years of directly applicable field experience may be
considered in lieu of a Bachelor's degree in Chemical
---Experience with at least one of the following UOP technologies
(Catalytic Reforming, Gas Processing, Hydrocracking, Hydrotreating,
FCC, Merox Treating, HF Alkylation, Paraffin Isomerization,
Adsorptive Separations (Parex and Molex), Xylene Isomerization and
other Aromatics processing, (Cumene and Ethyl Benzene) is
---Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite, especially Excel and
---Proficiency in written and verbal English.
---Flexibility to work hours that are dictated by customer
requirements and assignment scope.
---Ability to work in a physically challenging environment.
---Ability to commit to fulltime travel for the duration of a
---Ability to interact with customers on a global basis. UOP102020
- JOB ID: HRD176264
- Category: Engineering
- Location: FOS Group 50 E Algonquin Rd,Des
- Engineering (GLOBAL) 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, religion, or veteran status.
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