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Process Engineer II

Date:  Jun 23, 2022

Pasadena, TX, US, 77507

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Under general supervision, the Engineer II will perform assignments requiring knowledge and application of complex engineering principles. This position is responsible for the performance of the operations and achieving targeted metrics for the area they have been assigned. This includes understanding chemical processes and predicting what happens in those processes. They are typically responsible for managing large process area or multiple process areas in a plant. Evaluates results compared to goals and performance targets. Leads the day-to-day surveillance of operations, running Engineering Applications and conducting performance analysis, and initiating continuous improvement activities. Leads risk assessments, customer technical meetings, and assists management in medium and long term planning. Is able to anticipate operational changes and needs and responds accordingly. Initiates Approval for Expenditure (AFE) that achieve the organizational and department goals and leads studies to solve recurring problems and improve operational efficiency. Prepares reports and participates in the knowledge management processes. A Bachelor’s in Chemical or Mechanical Engineering is required and 5 or more years of engineering experience.

Key Responsibilities


  • Responsible for maintaining, modifying, and continued development of the Foxboro based Distributed Control System (DCS)
  • The Process Control Specialist will be responsible for the monitoring, troubleshooting and improvement of the Plants Control system
  • Aspects of the role includes supporting the installation, commissioning, and operation of the facilities, as well as assistance to site turnarounds and startup / shutdown events
  • Work closely with manufacturing site personnel, process engineering, and the business stakeholders to identify opportunities and define scope, cost, benefits, and project schedule for both new and revamped applications
  • Responsible for review of electrical, instrumentation projects in the plant
  • Develops risk plans for equipment obsolescence and recommendations for path(s) forward
  • Ability to troubleshoot control systems from the field element up through operator interfaces and database



  • 5yr or more of chemical plant or refining experience
  • Greater than 3 years of practical experience designing and implementing effective control, automation, abnormal event detection, modeling and/or optimization applications in support of petrochemical, or manufacturing facilities through experiences including monitoring, troubleshooting, asset support, projects and turnarounds
  • Strong technical background in advanced process control and optimization. Successful candidates will demonstrate innovative thinking, strong initiative, and exemplary communication skills with the ability to interact effectively with peers across organizational boundaries, and in diverse teams.
  • Demonstrated understanding of fundamental process dynamics and feedback control in a plant with batch operations; an understanding of instrumentation, measurements, analyzers and other sensors.
  • Strong written and Communication skills
  • Demonstrate excellent decision-making skills and ability to prioritize appropriately
  • Proficiency with SAP and Microsoft Suit of Products.
Halliburton is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, disability, genetic information, pregnancy, citizenship, marital status, sex/gender, sexual preference/ orientation, gender identity, age, veteran status, national origin, or any other status protected by law or regulation.



11200 Bay Area BoulevardPasadenaTexas77507, United States 


Job Details

Requisition Number: 138151 
Experience Level: Experienced Hire
Job Family: Engineering/Science/Technology
Product Service Line: Supply Chain Mgmt 
Full Time / Part Time: Full Time

Additional Locations for this position: 

Nearest Major Market: Houston

Job Segment: Supply Chain, Supply, SAP, Database, ERP, Operations, Technology