Civil Engineer

Job Requisition ID:  50471

Founded in 1920, Eastman is a global specialty materials company that produces a broad range of products found in items people use every day. With the purpose of enhancing the quality of life in a material way, Eastman works with customers to deliver innovative products and solutions while maintaining a commitment to safety and sustainability. The company’s innovation-driven growth model takes advantage of world-class technology platforms, deep customer engagement, and differentiated application development to grow its leading positions in attractive end markets such as transportation, building and construction, and consumables. As a globally inclusive and diverse company, Eastman employs approximately 14,000 people around the world and serves customers in more than 100 countries. The company had 2023 revenue of approximately $9.2 billion and is headquartered in Kingsport, Tennessee, USA. For more information, visit




As a Civil Engineer at Eastman’s Longview, Texas plant, you will provide civil engineering technical support for plant operation and maintenance, including:    


(1)  definition of civil/structural project scope of work 
(2)  input to civil engineering related estimates, designs, specifications and standards
(3)  execution of projects
(4) other needed civil design services


As a Civil Engineer, you’ll maintain expertise in assigned functional areas, such as steel and concrete structures, anchor bolt design, monorail design, buildings, roofing, pavement, roads, railroads, pipelines, underground utilities, site work, environmental projects, etc.    
Job Responsibilities  

  • Provide civil engineering technical support
  • Identify opportunities for improved civil engineering design and services (e.g., quality, cost, reliability)
  • Maintain technical expertise in assigned functional areas, such as concrete and steel structures, landfills, underground pipelines, etc.
  • Provide forecast cost and schedule estimates for capital and maintenance projects
  • Determine scope of work for civil engineering portion of projects
  • Provide civil engineering design and specifications to support procurement and construction activities for projects
  • Interpret codes and standards related to functional areas of expertise
  • Participate and lead improvement projects related to the civil engineering discipline and other engineering services
  • Perform above duties with attention to safety in both work practices and design
  • Perform above duties with a focus on teamwork and customer satisfaction


  • Bachelor or Master’s degree in Civil Engineering (or Engineering degree with a Civil & Environmental emphasis) from an accredited university is required
  • 5+ years of relevant experience preferred
  • Previous chemical plant or refinery experience preferred
  • Previous capital project construction experience preferred
  • PE license a plus   
  • Experience in one or more areas: Reinforced concrete structures, steel structures, buildings and roofing, basic geotechnical knowledge, geometric and pavement design, railroads, erosion control, hydrology/watershed modeling, storm drainage design, landfills, monorails/cranes/hoists, easement and right-of-way dedication and acquisition, underground utility systems, site planning, facility layout or underground utility repairs 



Eastman Chemical Company is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, 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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