Chemical Design Engineer I

Job title: Chemical Design Engineer I

Company: Honeywell

Job description: The future is what you make it.

When you join Honeywell, you become a member of our global team of thinkers, innovators, dreamers and doers who make the things that make the future.

UOP, a Honeywell company headquartered in Des Plaines, Illinois, is a leading international licensor of processing technology and supplier of engineering services, catalysts and adsorbents, equipment, specialty materials and digital solutions for the global refining, gas processing and petrochemical industries. With more than a century of leadership in hydrocarbon processing technologies, UOP has led six revolutions in technology that transformed our industry. For more information visit

This is an exciting opportunity for a Chemical Design Engineer I in our Des Plaines IL office.

Key Responsibilities

  • Perform refinery/petrochemical/gas processing process design work to produce various design packages (eg. Schedule A).
  • Work in a team environment to develop heat and material balances, PFDs and P&IDs, size/specify large scale plant equipment including reactors, vessels, columns, fired heaters, pumps, compressors, heat exchangers, piping and related equipment.
  • Run process simulation tools for design and alternate cases, size process piping, run hydraulics and develop project specifications including for all major equipment.
  • Participate in the maintenance and development of related design tools and documentation.


  • Bachelors Degree in Chemical Engineering
  • 0-2+ years of process project engineering experience


  • Some industry experience within refining, petrochemical or gas processing
  • Some experience in process engineering including the use of flow sheeting software (UniSim)
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently with a strong focus on delivering results and identifying alternative solutions
  • Some knowledge of UOP Technologies
  • Ability to function well within a team-based environment
  • Strong presentation skills including MS PowerPoint, Leading Meetings, Customer Presentations


Expected salary:

Location: Des Plaines, IL

Job date: Thu, 24 Mar 2022 23:50:59 GMT

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