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COMPANY NAME:  Ambitech a Zachry Group Company
JOB TITLE: Design Engineer II Process
DEPARTMENT: Process Department
LOCATION: Downers Grove, Illinois

POSITION SUMMARY:  We are currently looking for a talented Process Engineer II Process to join our talented Process Department in Downers Grove, Illinois.  This is a great opportunity to get involved with exciting and challenging projects with long lasting customers.

• A diversified process design engineering professional with extensive expertise in both refinery/chemical plant process and project design areas, revamp, technical and startup consulting, codes and standards, utilities, steam generation, process and utilities optimization, plot plans and hydrogen management.
• Comprehensive process design and engineering applications knowledge in chemical plants and refinery units and operations is desired.
• Understanding and/or interpreting generated yield estimate(s), creating process heat & weight balances, sizing fractionators, i.e. set diameter, type, and number of trays and PFD / P&ID development including the basic process controls/instrumentation.
• Responsible for line sizing and hydraulics, equipment design (including sizing, design P/T and material selection) and equipment specifications, i.e. datasheets and templates. Equipment included (but not limited to): fired heaters; vessels; reactors; exchangers; pumps; compressors; instruments; piping and relief valves.
• Support chemical plant and refinery engineering from the development of FEED packages through detailed design engineering.
• Technical tasks and activities include the generation and modification of PFDs / P&IDs / HMBs / Hydraulics / Process.
• Simulations / PSV designs. Candidate should possess added leadership capability in Scope development / Budget preparation.
• Schedule development and interaction / Report writing capability.




• Bachelor’s Degree in Process Engineering
• 15+ years’ minimum specific experience / expertise in chemical and refinery operations including crude and raw material handling / management of product stream / delivery.
• Licensed Professional Engineer is required
• Ability to read and mark-up P&ID's
• Proficiency in Excel and Microsoft Project is a must
• Proficiency in Access is preferred.
• Some proficiency in AutoCAD/ MicroStation is preferred
• Complex Problem Solving  (STEM)
• Critical Thinking 
• Attention to Detail
• Problem Sensitivity
• Judgment and Decision Making
• Proficient  with Process Engineering Computer Software
• Strong desire to learn
• Strong interpersonal skills
• Capable of getting up to speed quickly and work effectively in an engineering team environment.
• Ability to independently organize and prioritize work assignments
• Good understanding of the tasks for construction and overall project execution
• Enthusiastic Attitude
• Detail oriented
• Comprehensive understanding of company policies, procedures and financial obligations that would apply to projects.
• Competent with standard server software applications such as e mail, spreadsheet, word processing, database, etc.
Employee will be required to communicate in person, via telephone, email, video chat and software systems. Position may include visits to construction sites and industrial facilities requiring mobility (on ground and at heights) and the use of personal protective equipment (PPE) including but not limited to: hardhat, safety glasses/goggles, ear plugs/muffs, masks/respirators, safety vests, gloves and work boots.

Employee will work in multiple environments including an office, warehouse and in a trailer or building on construction sites. On construction sites, noise levels will be moderate to high. Job sites may contain the following: light to heavy equipment vehicles, small to large equipment, materials, communication equipment and tools, people standing, walking, sitting, signaling, and talking. Noise levels vary and may include bells, whistles, and alarms.
The above description covers the fundamental responsibilities of the Design Engineer II Process position.  It shall not be construed as a complete listing of all miscellaneous, incidental or similar duties which may be required from day-to-day.

Zachry Group is America's pacesetter in turnkey construction, engineering, maintenance, turnaround and fabrication services in the power, energy, chemicals, manufacturing and industrial sectors. It works with customers to plan, build, and renew their most critical facilities, so they can achieve their immediate and long-term goals, all at the highest safety standards. Zachry Group operates 35 offices, with more than 20,000 employees working in more than 400 locations nationwide. Please visit www.zachrygroup.com for more information.

Company Benefits:
Meaningful Work
Team–Based Culture
Opportunity for Growth

ZACHRY GROUP is dedicated to providing a Safe and Drug Free work environment; and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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