Senior Site Engineer

Location Salisbury
Job type: Permanent
Contact name: Maricris Aballe

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Published: about 1 month ago

​Superior Recruitment Group are looking for an experienced Senior Site Engineer on behalf of our client based in Salisbury, North Carolina. This is a full time staff position.

Main Responsibilities

  • Project Engineering, predominantly Salisbury, NC based, but also supports High Point, NC and NA Regional Engineering efforts.

  • Actively supports the promotion of, and engage in, Process/Project Engineering and workplace SHE, especially with respect to Major Accident Hazards and Basis of Safety areas

  • For Assigned Projects:

    • Responsible for capital project contract personnel: on site & pre-planning stages to ensure successful completion of projects without any injuries to personnel, loss of containments or damage to the environment.

    • Site Project Lead Engineer on Process Engineering design process from concept thru commissioning including (but not limited to) P&ID development, PFD’s, equipment layouts, Hazops, instrument specification, Trip & Alarm assessments, heat & mass balances, equipment selection & bidding/costing, liaison with 3rd party equipment supplier & undertaking trials.

    • Commissioning and optimization of equipment and processes.

    • Responsible for Project Engineering including scope definition, cost estimation and input into project plans and subsequent cost control

    • Support for line management trouble shooting as needed. Source of advice to all levels of site personnel on process issues.

    • Responsible for identifying, designing and delivering process improvement projects.

    • Responsible for supporting the delivery of plant modifications and capital expansion projects. This includes Site input into the design stages and responsibility for commissioning and start-up together with subsequent improvements.

    • Support line management in the development and upkeep of plant & safety systems, in particular Operating Procedures and Maintenance Procedures, for both existing and newly installed equipment.


  • B.S. Chemical Engineering degree or equivalent

  • Awareness of all relevant OSHA & EPA regulations, especially with respect to PSM and RMP. Awareness and experience in Safety and Environmental Management Systems.

  • Proven experience in chemical plant process engineering both from an office and on the plant. Comfortable with handling detail and rigor.

  • Practical, can do approach coupled with strong technical knowledge

  • Hands on approach – capable of delivering work themselves as well as through others

  • Knowledge of PLC/DCS programming a plus.

For more information and to apply, please submit your up to date Resume and our specialist team will be in touch with you as soon as possible.