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Chemical Engineer

Location : Kingsport, TN
Job Type : Temp/Contract
Reference Code : 05892, 5902
Hours : Full Time
Required Years of Experience : 8
Required Education : Engineering Degree
Job Category : Manufacturing-Engineering

Job Description :

 Job           Chemical Process Engineer/Plant Designer

 Location   Kingsport, TN or Radford VA
Job ID        231/5892
Residency US Citizens Only
Clearance No Clearance Required
Duration    1 Year or more
Pay Rate   $70/hr
Relocation Yes full per diem available
Overtime    Yes 5-10 hours/week typically
Shifts          Every other Friday off (9x80 shift)


We are seeking a Chemical Manufacturing Plant Design Engineer who will be assisting us in designing a chemical manufacturing plant. Part of this work will involve analyzing existing plant infrastructure and recommend upgrade plans and strategies.


Candidate will be responsible for electrical and control systems design and design review for transformers, motor control centers, lighting, bonding and grounding, lightning protection, instrumentation, networks, fire alarm systems, PLC control panels, and schematic wiring drawings


Duties will consist of interfacing with designer/drafters, help develop instrument and electrical equipment specification including sizing and analysis of medium/low voltage equipment and wiring, abet with PHA/HAZOP studies, Level of Protection Analysis (LOPA), National Electrical Code, and Safety Instrumented Systems including HAZMAT for flammable vapors.


*8 years’ experience in electro-mechanical design of manufacturing plants, particularly petrochemical or similar chemical plants
*Experience developing instrument and valve specifications
*Background in Process Flow Diagram development Heat and Material Balance development Piping and Instrumentation Diagram development (P&ID) Pressure Relief Calculations
*Familiar with hazardous environment National Electrical Codes and related Safety Systems Design, MSDSs 
*Engineering Degree, BSEE preferred



*Experience on major ($1M+) Capital Projects ChemCAD 

*Process Simulation Modeling AFT Fathom & Arrow Flow Modeling 

*Strong AutoCAD Plant 3D or P&ID experience   

*PE license 



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