Senior Project Engineer - Job Description
At Air Products, our purpose is to bring people together to reimagine what’s possible, collaborate and innovate solutions to the world’s most significant energy and environmental sustainability challenges. Grow with us as we embark on building tomorrow together by being the safest, most diverse, and most profitable industrial gas company in the world.
Reimagine What’s Possible
We are seeking a Sr. Project Engineer within our Industrial Gases Americas team located at our global headquarters in Allentown, PA or Houston, TX, in a hybrid-style work arrangement. This position requires as much as 30% travel within the continental United States The Sr. Project Engineer will support the rejuvenation of facilities using air separation technology at their core. This role will partner with the respective plant operations teams and our engineering organization to effectively and efficiently plan restoration efforts toward successful outcomes. Roles and Responsibilities: Lead assigned capital projects (standalone projects and projects within plant outages) and manage all engineering, design, and construction resources Develop cost estimates, funding request documents, and schedule for projects Organize and lead meetings with project team members Ensure all projects meet the operability needs of the customer Ensure all projects receive adequate hazard and process safety reviews Lead development of bid packages and contractor selections Provide field supervision / support during project execution Develop safety plan and lead project safety in the field (further details in “Safety Responsibilities” section below) Handle budget and schedule; provide ongoing forecasts to management Support continuous improvement by providing feedback on project process and tools Support Management of Change process- provide change description and justification, supporting documentation and satisfy pre/post implementation task lists Gain an understanding of the operating plant environment, process and equipment Ensure work is performed in compliance with company quality control and safety standards Safety responsibilities: Conduct Safety Kickoff Meeting with contractors and Operations team prior to start of project execution Confirm contractors adhere to all Air Products Safety and Engineering Standards Participate in the Safe Work Permit issuance process with the on-site Operations team Participate in Safety audits, reviews and coaching; share findings Report all incidents immediately Required Skills / Abilities: Piping and I&E design management experience Strong leadership abilities, organization skills and planning skills Self-motivated and willingness to learn High ethical standards - unwilling to compromise on worker safety and regulatory compliance requirements Organizational credibility - the ability to influence the business area, engineering and manufacturing managers in the way we make decisions Proficient in the use of computers and business software, including Microsoft (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, OneNote, Outlook), SAP and Primavera P6. Education and Licensing Requirements: ~7 to 10+ years of project management experience in industrial gas, petrochemical or similar industry 4-year technical degree (Chemical Engineering or Mechanical Engineering preferred) Ability to acquire TWIC card and pass refinery background checks
We are the world’s largest hydrogen producer with over 80 years of industrial gas experience. We are hydrogen experts delivering safe, end-to-end solutions, investing in real, clean energy projects at scale, and driving the industry forward to generate a cleaner future.
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About Air Products
We offer a comprehensive benefits package including paid holidays and vacation, affordable medical, dental, life insurance, retirement plans/401(k), and sick time. You will be eligible for benefits and also be 100% vested in your retirement benefits on your first day of employment.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer (U.S.).? You will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, citizenship, gender, marital status, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, or veteran status.
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