FHR Job Description


Job Title: Onsite Project Engineer

Location: Houston, Texas

Site: Flint Hills Resources Houston Chemical Plant


Providing onsite support to one of the world’s largest polypropylene plants, the role involves providing engineering support, technical expertise and field execution to the client in the operation of five Avon gas turbines critical to plant operation.

Essential Duties

  • Provide technical expertise and leadership in areas of turbomachinery specific to Rolls Royce Avon Gas Turbines and Associated equipment, specifically, four Avon 200 and one Avon 1535 gas turbines.
  • Accountable for scheduling, planning and execution of all outages and turnarounds, including coordination of manpower, resources, costs & schedules.
  • Troubleshooting and resolution to ensure minimum downtime achieved.
  • Accountable for planning and execution of maintenance, both scheduled and unplanned, to ensure maximum operational capacity for the client.
  • Perform evaluation and analysis of mechanical problems in machinery and the associated plant systems.
  • Participating in Client/contractor meetings and resolving Client/engineering and management project issues.
  • Effectively communicate to customers by preparing written reports and making presentations describing analyses performed, solutions developed, and value obtained
  • Budgetary control and monitoring.
  • Assist in the preparation of engineering project proposals.
  • Accountable for the successful completion of engineering project.


About us

Through a network of over 100 service sites around the world, Sulzer provides cutting-edge parts, maintenance and repair solutions for pumps, turbines, compressors, motors and generators. We service our original equipment, but also all associated third-party rotating equipment run by of our customers, maximizing their sustainability and life cycle cost effectiveness. Our technology-based solutions, fast execution and expertise in complex maintenance projects are available at our customers’ doorstep.


We are proud to be an E-Verify & Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action (EEO-AA) Employer. Minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. We maintain a Drug-Free Workplace. Sulzer abides by the requirements of 41 CFR §§ 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, or national origin. In addition, Sulzer takes affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status or disability.