UNIPOL Polyethylene Start-Up Opportunity

Engineers and Constructors International, Inc. (ECI), is looking to expand our roster of experienced polymers engineers and operators who are willing to work part-time as the situation demands. Potential assignments include:


– Commissioning and Start-up support for new facilities.

– Short-term troubleshooting at clients’ sites.

– Debottlenecking projects for existing plants.

– Technology and product mix upgrades for existing plants.


Start-up assignments are generally 4 to 5 month assignments.  Most assignments will be in Asia with some in North America.  A team consists of 5 to 6 people with at least one process engineer and the rest either manufacturing engineers or experienced operations technicians.  The team supports the owner’s organization in activities such as punch listing, pre-commissioning, commissioning, and initial operation support.  The team is directed by experienced personnel with home-office support as needed.


Compensation for start-up assignments can be quite good. While there are different policies depending upon the company and the assignment location, generally you can expect your hourly salary, overtime at a premium, a hardship allowance depending upon location, per diem for living expenses, and some type of completion bonus.


You are qualified if you meet the following:


– Possess design and operations support experience in HP LDPE, LLDPE, HDPE, PP technologies.

– Possess operations and new plant start-up experience needed for start-up assignments and a desire to participate in long-term assignments.

– Are flexible in your work situation, working only when there is demand.


Please submit your resume via the following link: kbrooks@eci-la.com

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