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Field Chemical Engineer II 100% Travel

Company: Honeywell
Location: Des Plaines
Posted on: March 10, 2023

Job Description:

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 organization. -

Key Responsibilities:

  • 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 process designs. -
    • 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 staff. -
    • 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 results. -
    • Monitoring and advising on process operating conditions, during test runs. -
    • Build effective and productive relationships with customer counterparts
    • 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 unit.
    • Traveling for the duration of a project.
      • Bachelor's degree in chemical engineering.
      • 3+ years of experience in the Petrochemical, Gas processing or Refining industry.
      • The ability to commit to100% full-time travel for the duration of a project. -

        WE VALUE
        • 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 preferred. -
        • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite, especially Excel and Word. -
        • 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 interact with customers on a global basis.

          Additional Information
          JOB ID: HRD190419Category: EngineeringLocation: FOS Group 50 E Algonquin Rd,Des Plaines,Illinois,60017,United StatesExemptMust be a US Citizen due to contractual requirements.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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