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Project Engineer

Date: Jun 22, 2022

Location: USA: Orange, TX, US, 77630

Company: CPChem

You may not realize it, but you’ve likely used a product today made possible by the plastics and chemicals manufactured by Chevron Phillips Chemical. From medical supplies and electronics to food packaging and cosmetics, we create the building blocks for more than 70,000 consumer and industrial products.


Even as a global company with 5,000 employees, we maintain a “small company feel” and uphold a culture of respect, diversity, and inclusion. Ask any Chevron Phillips Chemical employee what they like best about their job, and universally, the answer is “the people I work with!” We value work-life balance, and love to see our employees thrive both professionally and personally. There has never been a better time to work for Chevron Phillips Chemical. If you’re ready to grow with us and become part of our vision of being the premier Chemical Company, apply today!


Chevron Phillips Chemical is seeking a Project Engineer to join our team at the Orange Plant in Orange, Texas.  The Project Engineer provides effective project management and execution for the Orange Plant using the Chevron Project Development and Execution Process.



  • Design and execute capital and expense projects including modification and/or addition to facilities according to appropriate Chevron Phillips Engineering Standards.
  • Responsible for taking a project through detailed design to financial closure after construction including managing the development and evaluation of all appropriate PSI and PSM documentation.
  • Facilitates the preparation and control of project scope, justification, economic analysis, schedule, construction, and management execution using the company CPDEP project development process.
  • Coordinates activities of the integrated project team generally including representatives from engineering, operations, maintenance, environmental, safety, plant management and the product line SBU.
  • Gathering and assembling the approval documentation for project authorization.
  • Interfaces with Field Construction Representative to ensure project execution and safety policies are consistently followed for all project assignments.
  • Managing the schedule progress and cost control through all phases of the project.
  • Applies the concept of proactive safety in executing projects.
  • Reporting progress and forecasting costs on a regular basis.
  • Ensures that all corporate and industry design and SID Standards are followed during all phases of engineering development, funding, and implementation.
  • Provides engineering and design support to plant as required, including selection and procurement of engineering equipment and related services.
  • May mentor new engineers.


 Required Qualifications

  • Minimum of a Bachelor's degree in Mechanical, Electrical, or Chemical Engineering.  
  • Minimum of 7 years of experience in a chemical processing or refinery environment.
  • Proficiency with MS Office (MS Word, Excel, and Outlook).
  • Must be capable of managing multiple assignments, people, and projects in a fast-paced environment.
  • Must possess excellent verbal and written communication skills and impart a positive attitude with developed interpersonal skills to resolve plant issues and challenges with other functional groups.
  • Knowledge of industry design codes and practices, safe design practices, process safety and a commitment to personnel safety required.


Preferred Qualifications

  • Minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering.
  • Experience with Power Point, Microsoft Project, and SAP.
  • Basic knowledge of scheduling and cost estimating principles.




Chevron Phillips Chemical offers competitive salaries, a comprehensive benefits package and at most locations, alternate work schedules. To learn more about Chevron Phillips Chemical and to be considered for a position, please visit us online today at


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Travel Requirements: Up to 5%

Eligibility for Relocation: Yes

Closing Date: 07/10/2022

Nearest Major Market: Beaumont

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