Job Title

Process Engineer (Refinery)

Job Location

Alliance, OH

Cincinnati, OH

Lima, OH

Toledo, OH


TOL1001 - IP-EGCM Process Div Mgmt - Toledo

Position Type

Contract / Regular Full-Time

Position Summary:

The Engineer will be responsible for planning and conducting work requiring judgment in the independent evaluation, selection, and substantial adaptation and modification of standard accepted methods.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Evaluate, select, and apply standard engineering methods and techniques on work of small projects or on portions of larger projects.
  • Work with client to develop or interpret project scopes, schedules and budgets.
  • Interface with project stakeholders.
  • Produce specifications.
  • Lead, coach, mentor designers and junior engineers.
  • Produce project review, bid and construction package deliverables.
  • Lead projects from initial request through delivery.
  • Assist with qualifying and hiring additional qualified technical staff.

Minimum Education and Experience:

Bachelor's Degree / DIRECT / 6-8 OSHA 10/30-hour Construction Certificate preferred.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Bachelor Degree in Engineering, which qualifies for licensure in the state of practice, is required.
  • Minimum of three or more years of related practical experience with in the industry.
  • Experience in refineries or fertilizer (nitrogen, phosphate, potash) preferred.
  • Solid knowledge of related systems and components as well as constructability requirements for this type of environment.
  • Ability to lead capital projects through the design, bid, build process.
  • Ability to walk down systems, assess field conditions, determine pipe routing, tie points and offer practical engineering solutions for refinery or chemical plant projects.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills are required.
  • Ability to interpret client needs and offer practical solutions.
  • Ability to coach and mentor others with regard to refinery or fertilizer plant projects and processes.

About SSOE Group

As the 10th largest engineering, architectural, and construction management firm (Building Design + Construction, 2013), and one of the "Best AEC Firms to Work For" (Building Design + Construction), SSOE Group focuses on delivering Great Client Service to clients through a full range of EPCM services.

SSOE has more than 20 offices around the world and has completed projects in more than 30 countries. We are known for making our clients successful by saving them time, trouble, and money.
Over our 65 years, we have earned a reputation for providing quality design and construction solutions to industries around the globe including: semiconductor, solar/photovoltaic, life sciences, telecommunications, advanced technologies food and consumer products, chemical, government, power, automotive, glass, healthcare, and manufacturing / process. Our broad range of services includes engineering, design, and construction management.

  • Industry leading flexible benefits and profit-sharing program
  • Ownership opportunities at the Senior Associate level
  • 97% of clients surveyed would recommend us to a colleague
  • 124% of our fee has been returned to our clients in project savings
  • 150 of our clients have been with us for more than 20 years
  • Privately owned
  • ISO 9001 certified
  • Focus on long-term relationships resulting in 85% repeat business
  • Multidisciplined LEED┬« Accredited Professionals
  • Frontrunner in the practical utilization of Building Information Modeling (BIM).

Equal Opportunity & Disability Accessibility Statement

SSOE is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer and is committed to providing equal opportunity to all qualified individuals in its employment practices. SSOE strictly prohibits unlawful discrimination against employees and applicants on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, age, qualified veterans, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Applicants with a disability, who require a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process, may e-mail their request to for assistance. Determinations on requests for reasonable accommodations will be made on a case-by-case basis.

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