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Process Combustion Corporation (PCC) is growing. Fast. So are the opportunities in our fast-track project, combustion equipment company. PCC’s success is directly related to our team-oriented approach, and commitment to hire and recognize quality individuals. We take pride in our most important asset: Our employees.

PCC is looking for highly motivated, talented and dependable individuals to lead the way in the combustion and thermal oxidation field. Current open positions are listed below.

PCC is a highly reputable and respected company in the combustion/oxidation engineering and pollution control field servicing several industries including the global chemicals, petrochemicals, pharmaceutical, and engineered wood products. All projects, large and small, are based on high engineering standards, strict quality control, firm delivery schedules, stringent environmental regulations, and overall project management. PCC’s mission is to apply their know-how, with confidence, to design, engineer, install and service high-tech, energy-efficient, dependable combustion/oxidation and pollution control systems that provide cost effective environmental solutions for their global customers. They work hard to achieve mutually rewarding, long-term relationships with their clients and suppliers and continuously develop new technologies to meet emerging market needs.

Current Openings

Project Manager

General Duties: Serves as the internal PCC project lead and the customer’s primary interface for the design, procurement, and installation of PCC systems in support of our customers’ Capital Equipment Projects. Engages with the customer throughout the project life cycle to manage post-purchase order scope modifications, overcome execution challenges, and broadly communicate project status and delivery risks. Working directly with an assigned Project Engineer, the Project Manager coordinates core project engineering tasks and integrates PCC technical and support staff capabilities in accordance with established procedures to ensure safety, consistency, efficiency, and quality. Operates as a committed member of the PCC team dedicated to continuous learning and improvement. Performs other duties as assigned by the Operations Manager.

Specific Responsibilities: Drives project delivery and effectively communicates progress through the 3 major phases of the PCC Project Management process: Design, Procurement, and Installation.

  • Acts as the Single Point of Entry into PCC for the project customer.
  • Masters project requirements to include customer specifications.
  • Develops a Project Management Plan appropriate for the project scope.
  • Maintains regular and recurring customer contact
  • Secures "out-sourced" engineering disciplines from external resources as necessary.
  • Quickly elevates disputes to the appropriate level for quick resolution
  • Executes Change Management process.Reports project progress and milestones in accordance with established procedures
  • Utilizes the Technology Group's "Design Memo" as a guideline to manage performance of mechanical design including thermal calculations, refractory selection, structural design, and development of general arrangement drawings, P&ID's, nozzle schedules, fabrication drawings, pipe skid drawings, installation drawings, and installation and operation manuals.
  • Integrates Process, IC&E, CAD. Engineering, and Procurement groups to orchestrate design and project delivery.
  • Incorporates project specifications into comprehensive scope of work documents that combine both the technical and "flow down" commercial requirements for major equipment contracts.
  • Coordinates with Project Engineering for the development of mechanical designs including thermal calculations, refractory selection, structural design, and development of general arrangement drawings, P&ID's, nozzle schedules, fabrication drawings, pipe skid drawings, installation drawings, and installation and operation manuals.
  • Receives, reviews, and approves vendor documentation.
  • Reviews vendor quotes for technical acceptability and provides feedback to Purchasing.
  • Works with Vendors to ensure timely flow of all Quality Documentation to the customer.
  • Navigates projects deliverables through required Quality Control events.
  • Leads After Action Reviews after equipment shipping and upon project completion.
  • Gathers customer feedback after equipment shipping and upon project completion.
  • Performs logistical and administrative duties as required to deliver the project on schedule.
  • Maintains and closes out Project Files for historical reference.
  • Team Player who - during project lulls - selflessly contributes time, talents, and expertise to support colleagues.

Preferred Experience and Qualifications:

  • 3-5 years of Project Engineering on multidisciplinary Capital Projects.
  • 3 years of Project Management experience working for or with large Engineering, Procurement, and Construction (EPC) firms.
  • Academic background in Engineering
  • Previous experience with Combustion equipment.
  • Basic understanding of Industrial Control systems.
  • Professional Engineer License (preferred).
  • Project Management Professional certification (preferred)

Contact Chris Riemer, Operations Manager.

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About PCC

Since its founding in 1969, PCC has been providing its global customers with combustion heat transfer and pollution control system expertise from its headquarters in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (USA).  PCC designs, engineers, and supplies thermal oxidizers, afterburners, incineration systems, specialty combustion systems and bio-oxidation technologies that provide environmental treatment of gaseous and liquid waste streams generated from a wide range of industrial and municipal processes.

PCC’s engineers are experienced in process design, process engineering, material selection, refractory design, instrumentation and controls, commissioning and start up service, and project management.  PCC has custom designed systems ranging from $5,000 to over $15 million.  There’s no combustion application PCC cannot handle.

PCC excels in providing fully integrated solutions to meet our customers’ toughest air pollution control challenges.  Our expertise and experience in gaseous & liquid waste incineration, VOC destruction, and acid gas systems is complemented by knowledge, understanding and practical know-how of heat recovery boilers, heat exchangers, wet scrubbers, baghouses, and electrostatic precipitators.

We serve industries including Chemical, Petrochemical, refining, automobile, pharmaceutical, manufacturing, textile, rubber, metals, wood products, sulfur, carbon, and the pulp and paper industries.

Benefits

PCC offers an attractive compensation and benefits package, including health and life insurance, dental and vision insurance, and 401(k).

PCC is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EEO).

Process Combustion Corporation provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment, without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. PCC complies with applicable state and local laws governing non-discrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including, but not limited to, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.

PCC expressly prohibits any form of unlawful employee harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of PCC’ employees to perform their expected job duties is absolutely not tolerated.

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Process Combustion Corporation (PCC) has designed, supplied combustion, heat transfer & pollution control systems worldwide. Headquartered in Pittsburgh, PA, USA; with offices in Beijing, China; and London, England; PCC is recognized as a global leader in pollution control systems. Our creative designs minimize system costs, especially energy consumption, while meeting environmental regulations.

About PCC

Since its founding in 1969, PCC has been providing its global customers with combustion heat transfer and pollution control system expertise from its headquarters in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (USA). PCC designs, engineers, and supplies thermal oxidizers, afterburners, incineration systems, specialty combustion systems and bio-oxidation technologies that provide environmental treatment of gaseous and liquid waste streams generated from a wide range of industrial and municipal processes.

PCC’s engineers are experienced in process design, process engineering, material selection, refractory design, instrumentation and controls, commissioning and start-up service, and project management. PCC has custom designed systems ranging from $5,000 to over $15 million. There’s no combustion application PCC cannot handle.

PCC excels in providing fully integrated solutions to meet our customers’ toughest air pollution control challenges. Our expertise and experience in gaseous & liquid waste incineration, VOC destruction, and acid gas systems is complemented by knowledge, understanding and practical know-how of heat recovery boilers, heat exchangers, wet scrubbers, baghouses, and electrostatic precipitators.

We serve industries including Chemical, Petrochemical, Refining, Automobile, Pharmaceutical, Manufacturing, Textile, Rubber, Metals, Wood Products, Sulfur, Carbon, and the Pulp and Paper industries.

Location

Situated in the South Hills area of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, approximately 45 minutes from Greater Pittsburgh International Airport, PCC offers challenging technical work in a small company atmosphere. We encourage personal growth, yet emphasize “team.”

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