Chemical Project Engineer

Air Products
US - Missouri - St. Louis
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  • Job Reference: 776154
  • Job Type: Full time
  • 22 days ago

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   

Roles and Responsibilities:

We are seeking a Chemical Project Engineer

within our – membrane solutions team in St Louis, MO. This position requires 10% domestic / global travel.                        

The Chemical Project Engineer is responsible for the design and execution of manufacturing process Chemical projects.      

The Chemical Project Engineer will be responsible for identifying suitable partners and suppliers for technology solutions and managing the execution of capital projects for implementation.      

In addition, the position will be required to engage external partners to accelerate adoption and deployment of new technology and provide specific recommendations for solutions for safety, quality, cost reduction, capacity, and capability improvements to include in business unit strategic and annual plans.      

As part of our team, you will be responsible for implementing & supporting machine systems for use in a manufacturing environment.      

This individual will play a key role in determining existing capabilities and future opportunities, as well as creating detailed road maps for projects that support our business objectives.            

Required Skills / Abilities:   

New product introduction to manufacturing - work closely with equipment engineering, product development, and quality engineering teams to release new equipment to production. This includes installation and operational qualification, processing material through the line and optimizing recipes for each critical process.      

Drives Operational Excellence within the manufacturing organization      

Provide support for all integration equipment and services, as well as assisting with development of new technology, or breakthroughs, on existing equipment      

Supports the Engineering Team by leading continuous improvement projects to improve operational efficiencies with component and process upgrades            

Review/analyze data and monitor equipment to identify trends and ensure processes are running within specifications. Daily interface with engineering and production providing technical support, supply issue resolution, and equipment stops and starts as required      

Understand and apply Failure Mode Effects Analysis (FMEA) concepts and root cause failure analysis to open-ended problems      

Lead collaborative discussions between leadership and key machine builders to determine chemical capabilities and deliverables            

Project management for design, budget, contractor selection, mechanical & electrical construction, equipment installation, commissioning & qualification of new gas and chemical systems. Create detailed project timelines to guide Chemical projects from conception to final implementation         

Education and Licensing Requirements:

Bachelor of Science degree in chemical engineering, with at least 3 years of experience working in customized chemical facilities.      

Has exceptional project management skills in managing project timelines, interaction with machine builders, contractors, and implementation of chemical equipment into the plant.      

Experience working in and supporting Manufacturing Facilities on day to day basis.      

Experience with the design and implementation of various customized high speed automated systems, especially related to manufacturing and assembly of.      

Superb communication and organizational skills and must be detail oriented, show initiative, and work in a fast-paced environment. This individual must be capable of working in a team environment with shared responsibilities.      

Candidates should also possess demonstrated troubleshooting skills, a logical and systematic approach to problem-solving, and strong interpersonal and communication skills.            


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.

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