Process Engineering Advisor

Houston, Texas

Petroplan is actively recruiting for a Process Engineering Advisor to join an international exploration & production company, based in Houston, TX. This role will provide Subject Matter Expert level leadership for process engineering, facilities design, and optimization while driving towards lowering emissions at every facility throughout the busiess across multiple assets.

The individual will work with asset teams to accurately understand and characterize the current operating conditions and design requirements throughout the well life cycle, ensuring a consistent engineering evaluation is performed. The ideal candidate will drive compliance, acting as a bridge between the engineering and environment teams while balancing the operational and economic viability of any proposed changes with regulatory requirements.


  • 10 years' experience in onshore facility design and operation
  • BSc Engineering degree, Master's degree preferred
  • Practical operations/design experience in multiple unconventional basins
  • Experienced in transient process modeling and simulation with software such as ProMax, Hysys etc.
  • Knowledge of up to date EPA legislation/regulations for emissions management related to oil and gas facilities
  • Strong track record leading multi-disciplinary teams to solve complex model-driven problems
  • Experience implementing TVCS

About Petroplan

Petroplan is the trusted, specialist global Talent Solutions partner of choice for employers and professionals in the Energy sector. Since 1976, Petroplan has been here to help people like you make the most of the opportunities available and find the best fit for you as an individual.

Over 10,000 placements in more than 55 countries for over 550 clients across 65 disciplines.

In an industry where skilled and experienced professionals are increasingly sought after resource, we appreciate the true value of what you have to offer. What's more, we understand that different things are important to different people in today's world of work - it's about making exactly the right connections for you as an individual.

Our reputation for contractor and candidate care, understanding what makes you tick, and finding you the best match is second-to-none. We understand the industry inside-out and seek to understand YOU and your motivations in the same way. We take the time to evaluate your individual strengths, understand the most important things to you, and establish exactly what you're looking for from your next role.


Craig McConochie
Craig McConochie
Team Manager