Process Systems Engineer III

Air Products
US - New York - Buffalo
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  • Job Reference: 773018
  • Job Type: Full time
  • 30+ days ago

Job Description

Process Systems Engineer III 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

Process Systems Engineer III Roles and Responsibilities:

We are seeking a Process Systems Engineer III within our department team located across the US. This position requires 0-15% domestic / global travel.      

This Process Systems Engineering III position will be part of a large Process Engineering team that executes large capital projects, supports product development, provides bid support, and can provide engineering support for existing Air Products assets in both North and South America. The Process team is made up of three unique sub-teams: Process, Process Systems, and Process Safety Engineering.      

It should be possible to get some exposure and experience in several of these technologies as well as understanding how the three Process sub-teams function effectively together. Specific project assignments will depend on the workload and resourcing needs.   


While this position will be focused primarily on Process Systems Engineering, the successful candidate may be asked to provide some support to the Process and Process Safety functions based on workload and resourcing needs. As an execution organization, we are responsible for designing a diverse slate of plants and technologies including:   

Blue Hydrogen      

Air Separation Plants (ASUs)      

Steam Methane Reformers (SMRs or H2/CO Plants)      

Helium and Hydrogen Liquefiers      

Ammonia and Urea Plants      

Helium Extraction/Purification      

Off-Gas Plants      



CO Cold Box      

Sulfuric Acid      

Green Hydrogen      

Biodiesel Refining      

Required Skills / Abilities:

Assist with the management of the projects P&ID’s, functional logic tables, alarm and trip settings, critical safety tables and operating procedures/training manuals.      

Participate in the hazard review process and other safety evaluations      

Coordinate functional issues involving plant reliability, operability, and maintenance, while providing technical liaison support to Global Operations.      

Assist with Management and provide input into the plant design by reviewing the 3D piping model and overall facility arrangement (Plot Plan).      

Participate in the DCS (Distributed Control System) staging (SAT, Software Acceptance Test) and field validation.      

Participate and help plan field-commissioning activities including Operational Readiness Inspections (ORI), Plant Start-up and assist with the development and implementation of reliability test plans.         

Education and Licensing Requirements:

BS ChE/MechE with at least 3-5 years of experience in new plant engineering with a strong focus on plant operations/startups.      

The successful applicant should possess or have the aptitude to acquire a balanced multi-discipline understanding in Process Engineering, Process Systems, and Process Safety. The applicant must communicate effectively and seek out technical expertise as required.         

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.      

At Air Products, we work in an environment where we put safety first, diversity is essential, inclusion is our culture, and each person knows they belong and matter. To learn more, visit?

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.   

Air Products is committed to working with and providing a reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities. If you have a disability and you believe you need a reasonable accommodation to search for a job opening or to submit an online application, please e-mail us at
[email protected]. General application status inquiries are not answered by this mailbox rather you’ll receive an e-mail directly from our Career Center and/or the Talent Acquisition Specialist.      
The expected pay range is $74,800 - $112,200 plus bonus. This is the range that we reasonably expect to pay for this position as individual compensation decisions are based on a variety of factors.         




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