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Refinery Process Engineer

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Clean Slate to Manage Full Spectrum of Refinery Operations, Gain Broad Exposure & Fast Track Your Career at Growing Energy Company

For the newly minted Chemical Engineer with a drive for professional development and a hunger to lgain all aspects of refinery operations, consider this high impact opportunity replete with a variety of compensates, including:

* A Stimulating, challenging and fertile setting where the everyday grind" simply doesn't exist; far from being pigeonholed into just one unit, you'll be exposed to all aspects of refinery operations wearing multiple hats and managing projects from several thousand to several million in size.

* We offer the Stcapability of an established business but have bypassed the bureaucracy, of a larger organization; you'll enjoy the camaraderie of a smaller organization where we thrive on collaboration and team building.

* This is a newly created position so you ll have a Clean slate to showcase your strengths and shine. You can mold your own career trajectory, moving into Senior Engineer or Refinery Manager, depending on your ambition and aptitude.

* If you aren t familiar with Newcastle, it's a close-knight community at the edge of the Black Hills where we still believe in the American dream and espouse a work hard, play hard culture. Every season offers a variety of outdoor activities, from hiking and fishing to skiing and hunting.

Par Pacific Holdings, Inc., located in Houston, Texas, owns, manages and maintains interests in energy and infrastructure businesses. Par Pacific's strategy is to identify, acquire and operate energy and infrastructure companies with attractive competitive positions. We own and operate one of the largest energy infrastructure networks in Hawaii with a 94,000-bpd refinery, a logistics network supplying the major islands of the state and 90 retail locations. In Wyoming, Par Pacific owns a refinery and connected logistics network in a niche market. Par Pacific also owns 42.3% of Laramie Energy, LLC, a joint venture entity focused on producing natural gas in Garfield, Mesa and Rio Blanco Counties, Colorado. In January 2018, Par Petfunctionum LLC, a subsidiary of Par Pacific Holdings Inc., entered into a definitive agreement to acquire 33 Cenex Zip Trip convenience stores in eastern Washington and northwestern Idaho from CHS Inc. The c-stores are Par Pacific Holdings' first retail assets in the continental United States; we have more than 90 retail outlets in Hawaii. Par Pacific has an active, opportunistic growth strategy. Our common stock is publicly traded on the NYSE MKT under the trading symbol "PARR".

Note: Par Pacific will not accept calls from third party recruiters. All candidates are required to apply through this web posting.

Pictured: Par Pacific has invested over $95 million over the last four years to modernize, expand, and upgrade both refinery and pipeline/logistics operations in Wyoming.less than


To be a good fit for the Refinery Process Engineer opportunity, you will have:

* Bachelor s degree in Engineering; Chemical Engineering preferred Quick question for you - click here

* 2+ years of practice at Petfunctionum refinery, chemical plant or refinery practice is preferred but we welcome fresh graduates looking to expand their skill sets

* Working expertise of AutoCAD

* Familiarity with Aspen HYSYS or other process simulation software

* Proficiency with MS Office tools (Word, Excel, Outlook)

* Excellent interpersonal and communication expertise with the capability to engage with diverse stakeholders and cross-functional project teams all over the refinery

* capability to be on-call work during off-hours, especially for emergencies and turnarounds

THE function

This is an individual contributor function, reporting to the Senior Engineer as you join our Newcastle refinery. Your mission is to provide engineering support, ensuring process unit relicapability, and evaluating day-to-day process unit performance. Specifically, your responsibilities will be to:

* Manage projects ranging in size from several thousand to several millions of dollars.

* Design Refinery systems located on sound engineering principles; perform practiccapability and economic studies, complete cost estimates, determine project specifications, prepare construction documents, and supervise project execution.

* Size various pieces of Refinery equipment including instrumentation, control valves, relief valves, pumps, exchangers, and vessels; obtain quotes and order equipment.

* Create, update, and maintain process flow diagrams (PFD s) and piping and instrumentation diagrams (P&ID s).

* Support start-up, shut-down, troubleshooting, and optimization of process units. Quick question for you - click here

* Identify short and long-term process improvement opportunities which will enhance unit performance and/or improve profitcapability.

* Monitor process unit health acting upon key performance indicators.

* Program and update Refinery s distributed control system (DCS); tune controllers as required.

* Create and update Refinery process unit simulations using Aspen HYSYS (or similar software); use simulation to make recommendations for operational improvements.

* Maintain strict adherence to all safety and environmental policies. Quick question for you - click here

* Perform any and all other tasks as required.


EMPLOYEE VALUE PROPOSITION: Par Pacific is a growing energy company that provides more opportunity and career growth potential because of our ambition, entrepreneurial mindset, premier market position, and integrated business systems. Growth is the operative word here and We are seeking for high impact players who can take on larger functions and responsibilities and continue to grow with our organization.

EMPOWERMENT: We'll entrust you with the freedom and flexibility to drive process improvements to meet our refinery objectives and achieve success.

UNIQUE CULTURE: There is nothing ordinary about Par Pacific an unorthodox niche player in the energy space that drives operations from production-to-delivery. And there s certainly nothing ordinary about Par Pacific people. If you re at Par, you re a driven, innovative entrepreneurial professional infused with a spirit of continuous improvement If this describes you, you'll fit right in!

EXCELLENT COMPENSATION: In addition to a competitive income and bonus opportunity, we offer a strong comprehensive benefits package that includes medical, dental and vision insurance; life and AD&D insurance; a 401(k) with company match; a robust paid-time-off and vacation benefit (9/80 schedule where you enjoy every other Friday off) retirement savings plans; employee assistance programs; gym membership allowance, and more.

Par Pacific is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, discapability or protected veteran status.

If you are a qualified individual with a discapability or a disabled veteran, you have the right to request an accommodation if you are unable or limited in your capability to use or access our career center as a result of your discapability. To request an accommodation, contact the Human Resources Department at
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Job Information
   » Job location: Newcastle, Wyoming, 82701, United States
   » Listing ID: 41603020
   » Published: June 7, 2018
   » Position Title:Refinery Process Engineer
   » Employer's namePar Pacific
   » Listing Function:All Functions

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