PDS Tech Inc Project Engineer in El Dorado, Kansas

TPI Has a current need for a Project Engineer in , Eldorado, KS

  • Uses common engineering concepts in a particular field to perform projects, and assignments for the engineering department with direct supervision and exercises judgment in the independent evaluation, selection and substantial adaptation and modification of standard techniques, procedures, and criteria

  • Estimates the cost and feasibility of a given project, supervises contractors and field activities and provides discipline specific engineering assistance, direction and development assistance to colleagues depending on assignment

  • Resolves a variety of complex problems, (i.e. conflicting design requirements, unsuitability of conventional materials, difficult coordination requirements), and solves technical problems related to projects, troubleshoots and updates report data for business unit(s) depending on assignment

  • Investigate and resolve work-in-process problems

  • Review proposals of outside vendors regarding the purchase of new or modernization of existing processing equipment

  • Review plans and prepare or review technical specifications, contract documents and estimates Work on design/engineer projects

  • Procure equipment/material Track schedule and costs

  • Upgrade, design, configure, maintain and monitor related equipment and performance

  • Analyze related components and systems, processes and methods, and refinery processes and economics Develop project scopes, budgets and AFE’s for approval and ensure projects meet budget as well as refinery and OSHA standards

  • Optimize business unit(s) and analyze data to aid operations with decisions, ensuring maintenance and integrity of business unit(s) data

  • Review outside vendors proposals regarding purchase of new, or modernization of existing, processing equipment

  • Improve profitability of the refinery

  • Design and build plant additions and modifications

  • Act as a liaison between the company and county and state agencies

  • Special assignments or tasks assigned to the employee by their supervisor, as determined from time to time in their sole and complete discretion

3 major desired qualities are:

1) Individuals who have done the work hands on from Design to Construction

2) Refinery Experience

3) 10+ years of experience

Looking for individuals that can carry the project through design and construction


A minimum of 2 years of progressive work experience in engineering discipline.


Registration as a Professional Engineer preferred. Refinery or Petrochemical industry experience preferred.


A Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering is preferred, but would consider years of hands on site experience in the the industry in lieu a degree.

Needing one Project Engineer with an E & I background and one Project Engineer with a Mechanical background


Intermediate knowledge of commonly used engineering concepts and ability to apply this knowledge analytically. Ability to coordinate all phases of a project


Working knowledge of Microsoft products and experience with engineering software is preferred.


May be responsible for supervising contractors depending on assignment

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status.