Senior Project Engineer (Onsite - Gonzalez, LA)
Gonzales, LA 
Posted 19 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

We are seeking aSr. Project Engineerwithin our Project Resource and Outage Support (PROS) Group located onsite inGonzalez, LA.This position requires the ability to travel 25% depending on assigned workload. This is a diverse group that supports East Gulf Coast HYCO capital projects, strategic planning, turnaround planning, and turnaround execution. This allows our team to provide specialized services and additional capacity for infrequent events to operational assets. This role reports to the Regional Project Lead.

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Lead assigned capital projects (standalone projects and projects within plant outages) and manage all engineering, design, and construction resources

  • Develop estimates, funding documents, schedule, and ongoing forecasts for plant executed projects within SAP

  • Ensure all projects receive adequate process hazard reviews and ORI's and that all recommendations are completed in a timely manner

  • Ensure inherent process safety is adhered to on all project designs

  • Provide field supervision / support during projects execution

  • Manage Project Safety

  • Maintain projects on budget and schedule

  • Ensure all projects meet the operability needs of the customer

  • Basic understanding of operating plant environment.

  • Conduct Safety Kickoff Meeting with contractors and operations team prior to start of project execution

  • Complete JSA reviews and fill out JSA Review form daily during execution of project

  • Attend and contribute to monthly Safety Meetings

Required Skills / Abilities:

  • Strong organizational and planning skills

  • Strong leadership abilities

  • Manufacturing plant operations, maintenance, and capital projects experience

  • Role model within Project Engineering function:

  • High ethical standards - unwilling to compromise on worker safety and regulatory compliance requirements

  • Organizational credibility - able to influence business area, engineering and manufacturing managers in decision making process

  • Obtain TWIC, passport and pass refinery background checks. Able to achieve various State mandated certifications (TWIC, OSHA, etc.) and other requirements as may be deemed necessary.

  • Prioritize "Zero is achievable" safety policy in words and actions to protect self, others and the environment.

  • This role is a Safety Sensitive Position

Education and Licensing Requirements:

  • 3-10 years' experience in maintenance and/or engineering disciplines

  • Technical degree (chemical engineering or mechanical engineering preferred)

  • Professional Engineer preferred

  • Valid driver's license and good driving record required.


Air Products proudly values the skills, dedication, and leadership that Veterans bring to the table. As a Veteran-friendly organization, we actively encourage and welcome Veterans to apply for various roles within our company. We recognize the unique strengths and experiences that veterans contribute, and we foster a workplace that honors your service while providing a platform for professional growth.

We are the world's largest hydrogen producer with over 80 years of industrial gas experience. We are hydrogen and industrial gas 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, visitAbout Air Products.

We offer a comprehensive benefits package including paid holidays and vacation, affordable medical, dental, life insurance and retirement plans. 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 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.

Air Products is an Equal Opportunity Employer (U.S.) All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.
Air Products is also committed to Employment Equity (Canada).
Individuals who may have an accommodation need related to applying for positions with Air Products in the U.S. and Canada, should contact Air Products at 1-800-966-2724, Option #1.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Experience
3 to 10 years
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