Project Engineer – Pasadena, TX

  • Job Details

  • Job Status: Open
  • Posted On: February 9, 2023
  • Job Category: Engineering
  • Position Type: Full Time
  • Location: Pasadena, TX
  • Desired Experience: 5+ years
  • Desired Education: Bachelors
  • Compensation:
  • Travel: Negligible
  • Relocation:

Gateway Sourcing is a professional recruiting and staffing company. We have a client within the chemicals industry looking to hire a Project Engineer.  The position is located near Pasadena, Texas.  Applicants must have at least 5 years experience as a project engineer at a chemical or industrial site.



Our client is a well-established chemical company with facilities throughout the world.



This position is responsible for supporting the facility in all project aspects of the site; to meet goals safely and effectively in accordance with company policies and all environmental regulations. This role functions as a project engineer and project manager, responsible for the technical aspects as well as project execution.



HSE Stewardship

  • Maintain safety as the highest priority and adhere to, as well as promote, the Life Saving Rules.
  • Understand and promote the company’s safety principles
  • Assist in meeting regulatory requirements assigned to the facility including EPA/Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ), OSHA, and DOT regulations.
  • Complete Management of Change for projects, ensure hazards are assessed and training and Pre Startup Safety Reviews are conducted.


Work Duties

  • Support future process modifications and expansions.
  • Interface with all levels of management, maintenance and operations personnel.
  • Assist in the implementation to achieve and keep up with Project Schedule Maintenance.
  • Review and approve as appropriate all detailed project engineering deliverables.
  • Write reports to document project progress and to identify problems with the project.
  • Set up and participate in inspection activities and equipment testing.
  • Follow up project implementation progress and contingency run down.
  • Coordinate safety walk downs and all punch list activities for projects.
  • Assist in developing the site CapEx plan and prepare cost analysis for potential projects.
  • Verify that detailed engineering is done in accordance with all documents, plans, specifications, descriptions, and procedures during all stages of the project.
  • Assist in procurement and construction activities.
  • Participate in development and implementation of pre-commissioning and commissioning plan.
  • Organize close out of projects with all plant departments.



  • BS Engineering Degree – prefer Electrical Engineer or experience with electrical infrastructure projects
  • 7-10 years of relevant experience in plant/project roles
  • Able to work to propose solutions with minimal guidance
  • Problem solving
  • High level of communication skills both written and verbal
  • Budgeting and cost control
  • SAP and CAD experience are a plus
  • Only U.S Citizens and Green Card candidates can be considered


LOCATION:  This position is based near Pasadena, TX


TRAVEL:  Negligible


COMPENSATION:  Commensurate with experience and bonus eligible. This is a full-time, permanent position and includes full benefits.


If you, or someone you know, may be interested and qualified for this position, please forward your resume and letter of interest

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