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Chemical Engineer

Job Requisition ID:  36882



CHEMICAL ENGINEER - Full Time Position


Eastman is a global specialty chemical company that produces a broad range of products found in items people use every day. With a portfolio of specialty businesses, Eastman works with customers to deliver innovative products and solutions while maintaining a commitment to safety and sustainability. Its market-driven approaches take advantage of world-class technology platforms and leading positions in attractive end-markets such as transportation, building and construction, and consumables. Eastman focuses on creating consistent, superior value for all stakeholders. As a globally diverse company, Eastman serves customers in approximately 100 countries and had 2015 revenues of approximately $9.7 billion. The company is headquartered in Kingsport, Tennessee, USA and employs approximately 14,000 people around the world. Eastman Chemical Company has been honored with Glassdoor recognizing the 50 Best Places to Work in 201.  For more information, visit


An Information Technology & Business Shared Services presence is being established in Hyderabad, India with the objective of providing information technology application development and support services. This office is located at Skyview SEZ Park, Biodiversity, Hyderabad.


Job Description (Experience :1 to 4 years)

This position will require an experienced, results-oriented Chemical Engineering professional to be responsible for executing a variety of technical projects and tasks as part of the Hyderabad Engineering Services Team  

Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Understanding process flow diagrams, piping and instrumentation diagram and equipment layouts.
  • Preparation of relief valves sizing calculations.
  • Preparation & Reviewing of Process Flow Diagram & Piping & Instrumentation Diagram.
  • To review conceptual equipment layouts, process layout, utility layout and other block layouts
  • Preparation & Reviewing of Plant process design with equipment sizing & utility load.
  • Material & Energy Balance Calculation as per the process requirement.
  • Performing relief valve adequacy check using the software and with the help of in-house tool.
  • Documentation of the relief Scenarios and the path followed in preparing the relief sizing calculations.
  • Preparation & Reviewing of Plant process design with equipment sizing & utility load design calculation.
  • Work as a team along with other fellow Chemical Engineers and to involve in discussion with them to understand and size relief device.
  • Actively participate as a member of multifunctional project teams executing capital and technical projects from concept to implementation
  • Ensure regulatory compliance of process changes
  • Provide and communicate clear, concise, and timely reporting of project progress and accomplishments verbally and in writing
  • Computer Environment: Microsoft: Word, Excel, Power Point, Visio
  • Ability to handle multiple assignments of varying complexity
  • Good written, listening and verbal communication skills
  • Be a team player in a team environment
  • Be a self-starter and a self-motivator

Education Required:

A Bachelor's or Master's Degree in Chemical Engineering from an accredited college or university is required for this role


Designs chemical plant equipment and devises processes for manufacturing chemicals and products, such as gasoline, plastics, detergents, cement, paper, and pulp. Conducts research to develop new and improved chemical manufacturing processes. Designs and plans layouts and oversees personnel engaged in constructing, controlling and improving equipment for carrying out chemical processes on a commercial scale. Determines most effective arrangement of operations such as condensers, absorption and evaporation towers, columns and stills. Typically is the entry position for incumbents with necessary education and/or experience.


Entry. Performs routine assignments in the discipline or function. Typically requires a college or university degree or the equivalent work experience that provides knowledge and exposure to fundamental theories, principles and concepts. Develops competence by performing structured work assignments. Uses existing procedures to solve routine or standard problems. Works with direct supervision. Impact of work is primarily within own organization. 

Eastman Chemical Company is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or any other characteristics protected by law.

Eastman is committed to creating a powerfully diverse workforce and a broadly inclusive workplace, where everyone can contribute to their fullest potential each day.

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