Chemical Engineering Recruiter | Process Engineers | Project Engineer

Kappa Search Inc. is a Chicago recruitment agency that specializes in engineering, process, industrial and manufacturing recruitment and placement. One of our clients, an international leader in chemical manufacturing, seeks a degreed project engineer to run multiple processes.


  • Bachelors degree in Chemical, Civil or Mechanical Engineering
  • 5 + years project management experience
  • Project controls estimating and scheduling experience
  • The ability to communicate and relate well with people at all levels
  • Ability to influence multi-disciplinary teams
  • Expertise with the following engineering disciplines: Process/Chemical, Mechanical, Piping, Electrical/Power, Materials/Corrosion/Inspection, Instrument, and Civil.
  • Basic Awareness of Process Equipment and Technical drawings
  • Must be able to fluently read, write and understand English.
  • Computer expertise related to stress analysis, FEA etc.
The incumbent will help and manage operating personnel with project engineering activities associated with the storage and handling of dry and liquid chemicals at the company warehouse sites.
Project work and expertise shall be in the following areas:
  • Experience/Knowledge in FEA, structural analysis, piping design, concrete design, HVAC and project management are extremely important.
  • Inbound Systems (dry/liquid barge inbound, pipeline inbound, dry/liquid railcar inbound and dry/liquid truck inbound)
  • Storage Systems (liquid storage tanks/vessels, dry warehouses, refrigeration systems)
  • Outbound Systems (pumps, heaters, truck racks, scales).