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Chemical Engineer

Job Overview

Interested in the processes and equipment required for manufacturing chemicals? A career as a chemical engineer might be for you.

Chemical engineers are involved in the design of chemical plant equipment and develop or improve chemical manufacturing processes. They oversee the operations and maintenance of industrial plants that convert raw materials into products such as fuels, synthetic fibres, plastics, detergents, cement, fertilizers and pharmaceuticals. They develop processes to separate components of oil and gas and troubleshoot problems at the plant.

Chemical engineers also develop safety procedures to protect workers from operating equipment and chemical reactions, as well as evaluate equipment and processes to optimize performance and ensure compliance with regulations.

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Oil and gas