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Texas/Louisiana/Oklahoma


Project Manager - Pressure Vessels
Engineering Manager
Operations/Maintenance Management Consultant
Consultant
Downstream Consultant

A leading provider of top quality, complex equipment for natural gas processing
has asked Hofner Lewis to identify a
Project Manager-Pressure Vessels to
provide primary project oversight and deliver exemplary customer experience.  
This position offers a wide exposure to vessel design and plant operations, and
the ability to develop critical skills for potential future roles.

Requirements include a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering and experience with the
design and fabrication of pressure vessels. The P.M. should have an in-depth
capability to understand and perform rigorous technical analysis and
calculations.  Demonstrable leadership skills are required, including strong
communication skills. Other desirable skills are: a PE License; a competency
with PVElite or COMPRESS, and other estimating and modeling software; and
MS Project knowledge.

This innovative and robust company offers dynamic leadership, succession-
planning goals, competitive compensation, and rich benefit programs.  It never
hurts to talk – please send a resume and let’s have a conversation about this
terrific opportunity.


This same client requires an
Engineering Manager to supervise and coordinate
all activities in their Texas facility. As a key member of the leadership team, the
Engineering Manager will monitor day-to-day operations to ensure the company’
s high standards are met and maintained.

Requirements include an Engineering degree and 10+ years of operations
experience in a related industry. The Engineering Manager will need familiarity
with environmental regulations and possess the ability to form a solid
relationship with TCEQ.  Demonstrable leadership skills are required, including
strong communication skills, mentoring, and providing support and inspiration
to the team.

This innovative and robust company offers dynamic leadership, succession-
planning goals, competitive compensation, and rich benefit programs.  It never
hurts to talk – please send a resume and let’s have a conversation about this
terrific opportunity


Due to continued high demand for their services, a multi-faceted independent
professional consulting firm is looking for an
Operations/Maintenance
Management Consultant to join its dedicated team of senior level
professionals.  The company provides comprehensive solutions to a global list
of clients in the energy industry, primarily in the downstream segment.

You will use your entrepreneurial and result-oriented skills to analyze existing
issues, provide process or project engineering technical expertise, and provide
client support.  Your strong communication skills will be put to use as you
manage and execute projects from evaluation to completion.  Your
responsibilities will include market and feasibility studies, technology
assessment, due diligence, asset valuation, litigation support, and contract
disputes/audits.  A degree in chemical engineering and a strong background in
refining operations is required.  An MBA is a plus.

This client is also looking for a
Project Management Consultant and a
Consultant to join its dedicated team of senior level professionals.  The
company provides comprehensive solutions to a global list of clients in the
energy industry, primarily in the downstream segment.




Western US and Canada

Project Cost Engineer

A clean energy pioneer with strong strategic relationships and solid equity
partners seeks a dynamic
Cost Engineer to oversee: cost control; profitability
analysis; project management; and planning and scheduling at its Western
Biofinery.


This is an opportunity to join a team-oriented organization that emphasizes
innovation and respect. The Cost Engineer will play a key role in the company’s
vital relationships, working closely with the Biorefinery construction
management team and all contractors / subcontractors in monitoring and
forecasting total project cost.

The ideal candidate will have a Bachelor’s degree in a technical or business
field, or equivalent experience, and a minimum of 5-10 years as a cost
engineer/analyst on major industrial projects, preferably oil and gas, refinery or
petrochemical. Expectations include strong communication skills and a
demonstrable ability to sustain a team focus. Must be proficient in Microsoft
Office.

If you enjoy interaction, and the ability to work under minimal supervision, this is
an exciting and rewarding opportunity in a dynamic and distinctive organization.
This position promises a competitive compensation, rich benefits program, and
the opportunity of working closely with a great group of talented, driven, and
smart individuals committed to making a difference.   Location: Western US.


Northeast/Appalachia/Midwest

Refinery Operations Manager
Process Engineer
Electrical Engineer
Research & Development Manager
Food Technologist
Junior Flavorist
Account Manager

A successful integrated energy company has asked us to identify an
Operations Manager to supervise and coordinate all activities at their Midwest
refinery. As a key member of the leadership team, the Operations Manager will
monitor day-to-day operations to ensure the company’s high standards are met
and maintained.

Desired requirements include an Engineering degree and 15 years of
operations experience in the hydrocarbon refining industry. Exceptional
individuals with 20+ years of operations experience in the hydrocarbon refining
industry without a Bachelor’s degree will be considered. Expected are problem
solving abilities, an ability to mentor and teach others, and a well-developed
technical understanding of all phases of refinery operations from crude receipt
to refined products distribution.

This innovative and robust company offers dynamic leadership, succession-
planning goals, competitive compensation, and rich benefit programs.  It never
hurts to talk – please send a resume and let’s have a conversation about this
terrific opportunity.

This same client has asked us to identify a
Process Engineer who will provide
optimum refinery performance to ensure the company’s safety, environmental,
reliability, and economic objectives.

Minimum requirements are a BS in Chemical Engineering and 5-8 years industry
experience. Expected are strong communication and teamwork skills, an ability
to multi-task and prioritize, and skill at training operations and technical staff.

Also required is a highly motivated
Electrical Engineer to perform a variety of
engineering work in designing, planning and overseeing electrical systems as
the refinery changes and grows.

Minimum requirements are a BS in Electrical Engineering and 5-8 years industry
experience, with 8-15 preferred. An Electrical PE License is a plus. Expected
are strong communication and teamwork skills, an ability to multi-task and
prioritize, and excellent analytical and problem solving skills.


*An established, well-respected Flavor House, recognized for its quality,
service, innovation, and knowledge, seeks a
Manager - Research &
Development in their Eastern facility.  The company is dedicated to the creation
and distribution of outstanding food and beverage flavors and the Manager R &D
will play a key role in furthering that goal.

The company believes strong interdisciplinary collaboration is key to its
successful development of flavors: Project management skills and good
communication skills are essential. The ideal candidate will have a minimum of
10 years of experience successfully creating sweet and fruit flavors for a
variety of applications.  A BS in Food Technology, Chemistry or Life Sciences is
required, plus a solid understanding of regulatory and code requirements.  The
company prefers candidates with a proven ability for learning new
computer/software systems and willingness to travel when required.

This is an exciting and rewarding leadership opportunity in a distinctive
organization promoting quality manufacturing and exceptional service.  This
position promises a competitive compensation and the opportunity of working
closely with a great group of talented, driven, and smart individuals committed
to producing an unequalled flavor portfolio for the market.

This same client also requires a
Junior Flavorist, a Food Technologist and a
Sales Professional to manage and develop its national and international
accounts based in the Western US.  

You will be supported by a very dynamic technical team. The ideal candidate will
have 5+ years of experience in flavor sales to food and beverage accounts, and
a well-established network of contacts in the industry.


As always, there are ongoing opportunities for reservoir engineers, facilities
engineers, geoscientists, process engineers and pipeline engineers. Make sure
we have your resume --  you will position yourself for an ideal opportunity when
it comes along.


Thanks for your time.  If you know of anyone who might be a good fit for any of
these roles, please let them know we are looking.

Regards,

Kevin Hofner,
President - 713-862-7635

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