Process Engineer

Green Bay, Wisconsin
05 Oct 2016
22 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Jacobs serves the PharmaBio, Chemicals, Refining, Pulp & Paper, Power & Utilities, High Tech and Consumer Products Industries. Our core life sciences network has contributed to becoming the largest provider of engineering and construction services to pharmaceutical and biotechnology clients and we have established ourselves as the center of excellence for Pulp and Paper facilities. Jacobs provides full-service engineering, procurement, and construction management services for both new and existing facilities, offering environmental and water / wastewater support, energy audits, and hygienic / sanitary assessments. For projects of every scale we provide design, engineering, construction, commissioning, and maintenance services that support a facility's entire life cycle.

Position Summary:

Participates in the design of a process unit, including establishing process design basis, development of process options and optimization of selected design.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Leads project execution for process discipline
  • Implements, modifies, and maintains processes
  • Calculates and organizes data for process flow sheets including instrumentation and control considerations
  • Models processes and units operations
  • Ensures proper sequence of operation
  • Prepares specifications and operating instructions for processing equipment
  • Develops process flow diagram to define heat and material balance
  • Develops process specifications, e.g. distillation columns, pressure vessels, pumps, compressors, heat exchangers, and fired heaters
  • Participates in planning, cost development and management, and scheduling for assigned projects
  • Directs activities to ensure that construction, installation, and operational testing conform to functional specifications, recognized codes and standards, and customer requirements
  • Maintains effective communication with project team members and with the customer
  • Works under minimal supervision, work is reviewed for adequacy on completion
  • Has comprehensive understanding of principles, theories, concepts, and industry practices and standards and their application
  • May provide some technical guidance to less experienced design and engineering personnel
  • Responsible for performing all aspects of engineering and design

  • 5+ years of related experience is required. Experience in food, chemical industries preferred. Engineering consulting experience preferred.
  • BS or MS in Chemical Engineering is required
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills required
  • PE registration is preferred
  • Advanced MS Office skills (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) preferred
  • Domestic and international travel will be required

At Jacobs, we help prepare people for new opportunities and challenges. With positions at every level, openings in multiple disciplines, expertise in a range of markets and offices around the globe, we create an environment where you can learn, grow, and thrive. From our competitive benefits program to our Health and Safety initiative of Beyond Zero workplace injuries, we believe that you'll find a flourishing career here at Jacobs.