E&I Engineer



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Up to USD0.00 per year

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Houston Engineering - (USA) SPACES CityCentre One 800 Town & Country Boulevard TX Houston , TX 77024



Job Description

Ensures all assigned Instrument and Electrical Projects are managed such that the safety, quality, cost and schedule targets are achieved. Provides expert knowledge, advice and direction to management and co-workers on configurable control systems within USA. Ensures the assigned projects are implemented in accordance with Project Standards, procedures and are in compliance with all regulations. Manages the assigned Instrument and Electrical Project work list to meet customer requirements. Ensures all scopes of work for assigned Instrument and Electrical Projects covering detailed design, preparation of purchase specifications and preparation of construction packages are accurate, sufficient and clear. Develops technical memos and provides technical advice as required to the Project group to allow the development of detailed engineering scopes of work and designs. Ensures the plant Management of Change (MOC) process is followed for all plant modifications. Ensures appropriate hazard and risk reviews are conducted for assigned Instrument and Electrical related projects and all issues identified are actioned. Coordinates commissioning of assigned Instrument and Electrical Projects with Operations. Manages the assigned tender and awards contracts in conjunction with the Purchasing team for detailed design preparation of purchase specifications and preparation of construction packages and construction. Ensures all contractors undertaking assigned project work on the Geismar site are effectively supervised such that safety, quality, costs and schedule targets are achieved. Ensures all Instrument and Electrical drawings and documentation are controlled according to the Geismar procedures and standards. Provides project support by taking a lead role in Engineering during the engineering, construction and start-up phases of plant. Specifically reviewing and verifying instrument data sheets, instrument selection and installation drawings. Develops and verifies QAQC documentation for the punch list and turnover packages for plant projects. Upholds I/E technical excellence for the USA operations. Advises and assists in the development of plant control loops and related control systems. Able to provide support to troubleshoot and navigate basic control system issues to verify instrumentation is working correctly. Responsible for ensuring AMS for instrumentation is functional. Familiar with control valve specification and loop tuning. Advises in the development of maintenance plans to ensure the I/E and Electrical systems are operating with optimal efficiency and reliability. Conducts investigations for all system failures and identifies the system modifications, upgrades or changes required to prevent these. Provides technical advice and assistance to the I/E Supervisor, I/E Technicians and the Operations department on Instrument and Electrical systems.

BSEE or related field; or equivalent work experience/combined education. 5+ years' experience within an Instrument and Electrical Engineer role, preferably within a Chemical Manufacturing environment. Strong diagnostic/fault finding skills. Excellent computer skills. Effective verbal and written communication skills. In depth knowledge of standards and procedures and industry best practice.