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The openings are posted by general region.  Scroll down to see Western US,
East Coast, Midwest and Appalachian opportunities.   If you see an opportunity
you have an interest in, click on the link for more information.  Send us a
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RESUMES


Texas/Louisiana/Oklahoma

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
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

Plant Services Manager
Plant Engineer

An energy pioneer with strong strategic relationships and solid equity partners
seeks a dynamic
Plant Services Manager to plan, direct, and coordinate
reliability, maintenance, and engineering activities for the company’s western
Refinery and Feedstock Processing Facilities.

The ideal candidate will have a Bachelor’s degree in a technical field, preferably
Engineering, and a minimum of 5 years operations or maintenance/reliability
engineering experience in the refining or chemical processing industry.
Expectations include experience in process/project engineering work and
excellent communication skills.  

If you enjoy interaction, and the ability to work under minimal supervision, these
are two exciting and rewarding opportunities in a dynamic and distinctive
organization. The positions promise 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.


This company also 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.


Northeast/Appalachia/Midwest

Project Engineer
Manager Process Engineering

A global supplier of specialty chemical products and innovative materials has
asked Hofner Lewis to find them two first-rate individuals 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
Manager, Process Engineering to lead its innovative team of
engineers. This well-respected company is committed to career development
and utilizes a robust performance management system to support career
growth. The Manager, Process Engineering will play a key leadership role in the
company’s global Process Development team.

The Manager, Process Engineering will be responsible for continued technical
improvements related to process, cost, production, and overall quality of
products. Minimum requirements are a  BS in Chemical Engineering or
equivalent, an MS/PhD a plus . Further requirements include 8+ years process
development experience in an industrial environment and   2+ years’
experience managing technical professionals.  Excellent communication and
leadership skills are necessary.

The same dynamic company 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.


*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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