Project/Process Engineer

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Job Title: Project/Process Engineer

Company: Caloris Engineering 

Location: Easton, Maryland

Description: This position will be a part of the Process Engineering team. Our office is located in beautiful Easton, Maryland – where we offer a great work environment and competitive benefits. Caloris is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. Come be a part of a better process.

Essential Functions:
- Perform engineering process calculations involving thermal processes including evaporation, distillation, spray drying, membrane filtration
- Perform detailed engineering associated with execution of capital process equipment supply contracts, including hydraulic and utility consumption calculations
- Calculate appropriate sizing of process components including pumps, valves, fans, heat exchangers, ducting & pipelines, etc.
- Support Project Management team in specification and procurement of process components and instrumentation
- Assist with the development of conceptual process designs, plant surveys, equipment troubleshooting, and process validation
- Develop and maintain process documentation in accordance with company standards, including process flow diagrams, technical manuals, training materials, etc.
- Develop detailed functional specifications for plant automation
- Actively participate in on-site commissioning of process equipment and training of customer personnel
- Survey existing plants/equipment
- Troubleshoot process and equipment issues
- Secondary involvement in project management and mechanical design functions
- Actively participate in the Company’s continuous innovation and product development efforts

Experience, Skills and Abilities: 

  • Required:
    • Experience as a process or project engineer with an engineering or processing company.
    • A conceptual understanding of heat and mass transfer, heat and mass balances, fluid flow and energy conversion.
    • Effective and professional verbal and written communication skills, including highly technical material.
    • Proficiency with MS Office (Outlook, Excel, Word, PowerPoint, etc.) and effective use of email.
    • Self-motivated, resourceful and capable of performing job duties without supervision.
  • Desired
    • Experience with chemical engineering software (ChemCAD, Aspen, etc).
    • Familiarity with food or dairy processing. Experience with evaporation, crystallization, spray drying, membrane filtration, distillation.
    • BS in Chemical Engineering, or a related degree.
    • Basic understanding of/familiarity with modern PLC-based industrial automation/control systems.
    • Familiarity with AutoCAD.
    • Must be able to travel an average of 30%. Travel will be throughout the United States with some international travel possible. Must be able to perform extended travel (up to 2 weeks duration) and occasional weekend travel.
    • Must be physically able to work long days when on-site.
    • Must be physically able to climb multiple flights of stairs and ladders. Willingness to relocate to Easton, Md., is preferred but not required.

Hours/Employment Type: Full Time

Salary: Commensurate with experience

How to Apply: Please visit our online website