Company: NES Global
Skills: Mechanical Engineering
Experience: 7 + Years
Education: Masters Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Salary: $118500 per annum
Location: Plaquemine, Louisiana, United States

In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.

POSITION TITLE:  Production Engineer - Chemical Production Facility

LOCATION: Baton Rouge, LA area

NES Global Talent is a leading global technical recruitment company providing professional contract and permanent staff to a diverse world-wide client base within multiple industries. Our client is global leader in chemical manufacturing with operations and facilities all around the globe. They are growing their technical engineering staff at their Baton Rouge facility and looking to hire a Production Engineer.


Production Engineer - Chemical Production Facility

  • Drive process improvement and operations related to the plant equipment and production processes at the chemical facility
  • Work closely with other engineering and operational team members to drive the process
  • Help with driving safe and efficient operations related to production systems
  • Identify areas to improve process control systems and design, run, and help deliver on capital projects related to them
  • Help with developing and enhancing various process engineering competencies; state modeling, dynamic modeling, unit operation design, and fluid dynamics calculations


Production Engineer - Chemical Production Facility

  • BS in engineering ; Chemical or Electrical Engineering preferred
  • 7+ years of experience working in a chemical production facility
  • Extensive background process improvement specifically in Heat Exchange & Distillation
  • Strong mechanical aptitude and lean/process improvement conscious
  • Strong communication, project, and teamwork skills
  • Experience with equipment & PSV sizing, Aspen software, PSM, hydraulics, and process troubleshooting



Established in 1978, NES Global Talent provides a complete range of contract and permanent talent solutions to the Oil and Gas, Power, Construction and Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Manufacturing and IT sectors worldwide. With more than 40 offices in 28 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. Offering far more than a traditional recruitment service, we fully support our contractors while they are on assignment with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.