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Operations/Maintenance Management Consultant
Downstream Consultant

Due to continued high demand for their services, a multi-faceted independent
professional consulting firm is looking for an
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

Senior Mechanical Engineer
Plant Services Manager
Plant Engineer

A highly successful and expanding engineering consulting firm is seeking a
Senior Mechanical Engineer with extensive experience in system design,
integration, and operation of process equipment.  This well-respected company
is committed to building strong customer relations by maintaining the highest
standards of operation from start to finish.

The Senior Mechanical Engineer will design complex mechanical systems in
the oil, gas, chemical, and power industries. Minimum requirements are a
Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering, a PE is preferred.  Further
requirements are a minimum of 4 years of engineering experience in a lead
role, familiarity with design codes and standards such as API, PIP and ASME,
and 10+ years of engineering experience with oil, gas, chemical and/or power
capital projects from feasibility through construction. Excellent communication
skills and an ability to work with minimal supervision are expected.

The position promises a competitive compensation, rich benefits program, and
the opportunity of working closely with a great group of talented, driven, detail-
oriented professionals committed to excellence.   If you have an interest in this
exciting role, send your resume and let’s have a conversation.

Location: Western US.

An energy pioneer with strong strategic relationships and solid equity partners  
requires a
Plant Engineer. This is an opportunity to join a team-oriented
organization that emphasizes innovation and respect. The Engineer will play a
key role in the company’s vital relationships, working with the  Engineering
group, Plant Services and Operations Teams in development and execution of
engineered solutions to resolve facility issues.

The ideal candidate will have a Bachelor’s degree in a technical field, preferably
Engineering, and a minimum of 5 years process controls and engineering
experience in the refining or chemical processing industry. Expectations
include experience in process/project engineering work, strong communication
skills, and a demonstrable ability to guide team focus.  

Location: Western US.


Project Engineer
Manager Process Engineering

A global supplier of specialty chemical products and innovative materials has
asked Hofner Lewis to find them
a first-rate individual to join their highly
seasoned leadership team in the company’s Midwest headquarters. The
company excels in market leadership and technical expertise:

A leading provider of specialty chemicals to a variety of global markets is
seeking a
Project Engineer to work closely with commercial teams in
developing plant fits for new opportunities

Minimum requirements include a BS in Chemical Engineering plus 5-10 years’
experience in  chemical manufacturing. Demonstrable experience leading multi-
disciplinary projects is expected, plus a desire for some travel to the company’
s global locations.

If you have an interest in either of these exciting roles, send your resume and
let’s have a conversation.

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.


Kevin Hofner,
President - 713-862-7635

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