• Valid City, State or Zip Code: Pasadena
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Monday, 05 December 2022
    Duties:






    * Develop process controls execution strategies in conjunction with overall project development team (both locally and with remote engineering centers)
    * Participation in P&ID development and Operability and Hazard Reviews
    * Author, check or approve specifications of process control equipment including control valves, relief valves, flow measurement devices, process instrumentation, analytical systems, and DCS, PLC, and SCADA systems
    * Identify and manage process controls technical risk items
    * Manage your functional project teams schedule, budget, and quality. This team may be a local in-house design team, geographically remote engineering and design center, or an outside engineering EPC.
    * Review SIL assessments and author SIL verifications
    * Participate in Control System Design reviews
    * Responsible for Cyber Security aspects of their scope of supply.
    * Participate in Factory Acceptance Testing of Process Automation equipment (DCS, Analyzers, PDC)
    * Production and maintenance of instrument summaries
    * Participate in plant commissioning, BPCS / SIS validations, SAT, and startups.
    * Manage deliverables and report to project management about progress.
    * May participate in preparing cost estimates for valves, instrumentation, analytical equipment, DCS equipment, SIS equipment and labor

    Requirements:






    * Degree in Chemical, Mechanical, or Electrical Engineering with applicable work experience
    * Able to demonstrate a deep understanding of the design and implementation of control and instrumentation systems for process plants
    * Experience developing BPCS / SIS architectures, control applications, and hardware specifications using Siemens PCS7.
  • Valid City, State or Zip Code: Pasadena
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Monday, 05 December 2022
    Provide plant automation & process control support for the Pasadena, Port Arthur and San Juan Del Rio production facilities for major capital projects. Identify, design, & implement automation improvement opportunities that align with the business goals to safely meet production targets utilizing lean manufacturing principles. Work with peers at other sites to incorporate automation standards that align with best practices defined by the Global Engineering group. Assist in defining automation modernization strategies for the business, specifically at the Pasadena site.

    Responsibilities











    * This position, in collaboration with 3rd party automation firms, is responsible for leading and specifying, installing, documenting, and troubleshooting automation equipment for new and existing processes, translating conceptual designs into functional equipment and products.
    * Manage automation projects including FEED, detailed design, factory acceptance testing, installation, commissioning and start-up.
    * Provide plant commissioning and start-up support.
    * Work with process control engineers from all manufacturing sites to develop & maintain a set of standards & conventions for best in practice plant automation & process control.
    * Work with engineers to identify ways to optimize plant operations through improved automation by applying lean manufacturing principles.

    Qualifications

    EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE & SKILLS











    * Bachelor of Science degree in chemical engineering, electrical engineering, or a related field.
    * 7 or more years of experience applying process control solutions in chemical/petrochemical manufacturing facility.
    * Experience with implementing major capital projects & supporting daily activities.
    * Experience configuring & maintaining automation on multiple DCS, PLC, & HMI platforms
    * Experience working with data historians (e.g. OSI Pi, Aspen IP21) & managing databases (e.g. SQL, MsAccess).
    * Good knowledge of batch application and standards (ISA 88)
    * Working knowledge of automation standards for process safety, alarm management & cybersecurity for industrial control systems.
    * Working knowledge of server operating systems, network protocols and industrial protocols (e.g Modbus, Profibus, EthernetIP) sufficient to support a process control network.
    * Self-motivated, highly organized, and attentive to detail
    * Strong team player, with demonstrated ability to positively motivate team members.
    * Strong interpersonal and analytical skills
    * Some domestic and international travel is required (10%). Position is first shift (flexible hours) and maybe occasional shift coverage during project startup (typically 2-5 days)

    EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE PREFERRED











    * Experience with Rockwell Automation PlantPAx
    * Experience with modernizing legacy automation systems in an operating production facility
    * Experience working on major capital projects
  • Valid City, State or Zip Code: Raleigh
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Monday, 05 December 2022
    Manpower Engineering is HIRING!

    Whether you're searching for your first job, making a career pivot, or just looking for advice, we can help you unlock your potential. With Manpower Engineering, you have the freedom to work your way - with a career path that fits your lifestyle, personal goals and professional ambitions.

    We are the leading global workforce solutions company. In today's fast-changing world of work, we help organizations transform by sourcing, assessing, developing and managing the talent that enables them to win, while connecting millions of individuals to meaningful, sustainable employment that enables them to thrive.



    We are currently hiring for an experienced Designer for our client in Raleigh and Wake Forest, NC. (Hiring for both locations!)



    What You Will Do

    * Creation of permit drawings for PME+FA trades.
    * Field observations and surveys of existing systems.
    * Running HVAC and electrical load calculations.
    * Communicate with customers and build customer relationships.
    * Communicate with vendors and more experienced staff to learn and develop.
    * Complete panel schedules and NEC Load Summary.
    * Work with Drafters and other coworkers to complete projects and meet deadlines.
    * Uphold company standards of design and communication, both internally and externally.
    * Responsibilities can increase with continual training and development based on performance and attitude.

    What You Will Bring

    * Strong teamwork and communication skills.
    * AutoCAD proficiency.
    * Strong multi-tasking skills.
    * Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite.
    * Basic knowledge of codes and standard industry design practices.
    * Experience working in the engineering industry
    * Experience generating construction documents
    * Experience working with architects and MEP design
    * Authorized to work in the United States without sponsorship.
  • Valid City, State or Zip Code: Somerset
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Monday, 05 December 2022
    Environmental, Health, & Safety Manager Manager you are to ensure EHS compliance of the facilities by reviewing, evaluating, and analyzing the work environment and designing programs and procedures to control, eliminate, and prevent disease or injury.


    * Order suspension of activities that pose threats to workers' health and safety.
    * Recommend measures to help protect workers from potentially hazardous work methods, processes, or materials.
    * Investigate accidents to identify causes and to determine how such accidents might be prevented in the future.
    * Investigate the adequacy of ventilation, exhaust equipment, lighting, and other conditions that could affect employee health, comfort, or performance.
    * Develop and maintain hygiene programs such as noise surveys, continuous atmosphere monitoring, ventilation surveys, and asbestos management plans.
    * Inspect and evaluate workplace environments, equipment, and practices, in order to ensure compliance with safety standards and government regulations.
    * Collaborate with engineers and physicians to institute control and remedial measures for hazardous and potentially hazardous conditions or equipment.
    * Conduct safety training and education programs, and demonstrate the use of safety equipment.
    * Provide new-employee health and safety orientations, and develop materials for these presentations.
    * Collect samples of dust, gases, vapors, and other potentially toxic materials for analysis.

    Required Experience:



    * Minimum of Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Environmental Science, or related field.
    * EHS-related certification(s) preferred.
    * Knowledge of Federal and State regulations including air programs, hazardous waste management, hazardous material management, TSCA, stormwater, OSHA general industry, DOT requirements.
    * Environmental health and safety experience preferred.
  • Valid City, State or Zip Code: San Dimas
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Monday, 05 December 2022
    Field Technician (water resources/pumps) - $20 -$30 D.O.E.
    Our client in San Dimas is looking for hardworking, motivated talent to join their team. Solid stable company with great company culture and AMAZING BENEFITS! Don't wait… apply today!
    What's in it for you?




    * $20 - $30 D.O.E.
    * 6AM - 2:30PM
    * Paid training
    * Full time hours
    * Clean and safe work environment
    *
    401K, Medical, Dental, Paid holidays, Paid Vacations, and Paid sick leave.

    What will you be doing?

    *

    As a field technician, you will be a key member of a four-person team that works to install, repair, and service commercial water pump and groundwater well facilities throughout Southern California and the Central Coast. You will be responsible for identifying and troubleshooting commonly occurring customer pump and well issues resulting from corrosion, scaling, and biological growth. You will become an expert on applying General Pump Company's innovative technologies, techniques, and procedures across all stages of a well and pump system operating life. With increasing field experience and a demonstrated desire to learn and improve, this role can lead to future leadership opportunities within our field teams.

    What do you bring?


    * Positive, can-do attitude
    * Be mechanically oriented; enjoy using equipment to disassemble, troubleshoot, and reassemble electrical/mechanical equipment, under all weather conditions
    * Ability to operate a crane rig
    * Be familiar with industry tools such as wrench, pipe wrench, and socket sizes
    * Be able to tie down and secure loads for transport
    * Have physical endurance for daily field work and working with heavy objects, including swinging 8 lb. sledgehammers, chain tongs, and performing other field functions
    * Must have steel-toed boots and be able to wear all proper PPE for various job functions
    * Must have a Class A or B driver's license or be willing to attain one within a timely manner
    * Must follow all of General Pump Company's safety and lock out, tag out procedures

    Are you Interested?
    Stop your job search and apply today! A recruiter will be in touch within 24 hours.
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    Manpower Group recognizes the importance of providing an accessible and barrier-free environment. We are committed to creating a welcoming, fair and inclusive environment by offering equal opportunity to access our services. At Manpower Group, we are committed to providing accommodations, and will work with you to meet your needs.
  • Valid City, State or Zip Code: Pasadena
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Monday, 05 December 2022
    General Responsibilities:

    The Mechanical Reliability Engineer position has primary responsibility for providing programs and projects to improve equipment reliability, developing maintenance procedures to reduce maintenance cost, and fostering continuous improvement.

    Specific Duties:




    * Develop an appropriate preventive maintenance schedule to reduce premature equipment failures through proper measures, tests, inspections and analyses of equipment condition.
    * Work closely with Production managers and engineers and Maintenance department personnel.
    * Liaison between Technical Manager and Project engineers in the development, design and installation of capital projects.
    * Develop engineering solutions to maintenance problems, including ways of reducing or eliminating the need for maintenance through equipment replacement or improvement work.
    * Analyze the effects of preventive maintenance on equipment reliability and maintenance costs for evaluation as a basic for equipment design decisions.
    * Provide technical support to maintenance personnel on equipment repairs, troubleshooting problems and equipment reliability issues.
    * Assist in evaluation of existing and new equipment design and installation on aspect of safety and environmental issues.
    * Participate in and/or lead incident investigations, utilizing root cause failure analysis techniques and risk based assessment skills.

    Requirements:

    Degree in mechanical or chemical engineering.

    Experience in the petrochemical, refining or power industry

    A strong background in rotating equipment is preferred.

    Experience with mechanical integrity programs or process control

    Strong computer and analytical skills.
  • Valid City, State or Zip Code: Houston
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Monday, 05 December 2022
    Overview

    Leads and directs the maintenance department's mechanical maintenance and reliability initiatives. Provides technical assistance to the maintenance department and drives long term equipment reliability. Utilizes reliability and lean manufacturing tools to drive continuous reliability improvements.

    Responsibilities

























    * Maintains and analyzes reliability data and drives reliability improvements
    * Conducts failure analysis and supports 5-why process
    * Serves maintenance crafts, operations and projects by assisting with mechanical engineering support
    * Uses RCM principles to establish and optimize proactive maintenance strategies for mechanical equipment
    * Leads mechanical predictive maintenance program
    * Direct and coordinate manufacturing, installation, maintenance, support, documentation, and testing activities to ensure compliance with specifications, codes, and customer requirements
    * Utilize technical drawings, specifications of electrical and mechanical systems and components to ensure systems conform to standards
    * Lead and direct specialty contractors. Act as liaison with engineers, operations, and others to discuss existing or potential reliability improvements
    * Makes recommendations with long term reliability improvements. May include implementation of business processes or driving capital projects
    * Assures plant adherence to API and ASME standards

    Qualifications

    Education & Experience Minimum

























    * Chemical plant experience
    * Degree of Mechanical or Chemical Engineering from an accredited college or university
    * Experience in driving continuous improvement

    Education & Experience Preferred

























    * PSM chemical plant experience
    * RCL, CRE or other certification in maintenance or reliability
    * Experience applying reliability tools (criticality assessment, RCM, TPM, cause mapping, etc.)
    * Experience with mechanical equipment design, troubleshooting, function, and reliability
    * Experience with establishing reliability analytics
    * SAP and Meridium experience
  • Valid City, State or Zip Code: Pooler
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Monday, 05 December 2022
    Mechanical Technicians Needed!!!

    Our client in Savannah, GA is looking for hardworking, motivated talent to join their team. This is a full-time Permanent position!!! Don't wait… apply today!

    What's in it for you?



    * $19/hour
    * Permanent
    * Advancement and growth

    Job Duties:



    * Recondition and repair equipment and components.
    * Maintain good working records for the time, parts, supplies and outside purchases in repairs
    * Assists in work order opening and closings
    * Receive, sort and route all correspondence and service information as directed
    * Maintains control logs
    * Maintain and care for shop tools, equipment and vehicles.
    * Handles all communications and other office equipment.
    * Ensures that all office equipment is clean and in good working condition
    * Operates all company office equipment as directed
    * Handle other duties and special projects as assigned

    JOB REQUISITES:

    The individual in this position should be personable, a problem solver, reliable, ethical, intelligent, and able to adapt to the forces around customers, suppliers, department employees, co-workers, and manufacturer's employees.

    Education/Training/Experience:



    * A technical school certificate or equivalent experience in mechanical repairs

    Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities:



    * Strong mechanical skills
    * Good communication skills
    * Good, safe work habits
    * Good working knowledge of equipment operations and mechanical functions
    * Able to perform repairs for all major equipment systems

    Physical Demands and Working Conditions:



    * Heavy work: Exerting up to 100 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 50 pounds of force frequently, and /or up to 20 pounds of force constantly to move objects
    * Climbing, balancing, kneeling, crouching, pulling and are frequently required.
    * Crawling, pushing and fingering are seldom required.

    Are you Interested?
    Stop your job search and apply today! A recruiter will be in touch within 24 hours.
    Share this job with friends and family and earn dollars with every successful hire.
    ManpowerGroup recognizes the importance of providing an accessible and barrier-free environment. We are committed to creating a welcoming, fair and inclusive environment by offering equal opportunity to access our services. At ManpowerGroup, we are committed to providing accommodations, and will work with you to meet your needs.

    Please email resumes to hanniyyah.brown or call (912) 999-3222.

    ManpowerGroup recognizes the importance of providing an accessible and barrier-free environment. We are committed to creating a welcoming, fair, and inclusive environment by offering equal opportunity to access our services. At ManpowerGroup, we are committed to providing accommodations, and will work with you to meet your needs.
  • Valid City, State or Zip Code: Port Lavaca
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Monday, 05 December 2022
    Responsibilities












    * Develop process flow diagrams.
    * Drive alarm management to completion and provide support for continuing success.
    * Solicit input from all appropriate resources (engineering, operations, and maintenance) and balance conflicting requirements.
    * Direct, coordinate, or participate in Process Safety Review or Management of Change process.
    * Initiate communications with affected areas and produce progress reports.
    * Provide engineering assistance and expertise to Operations and Maintenance as needed.
    * Supervise and mentor Coop Students.
    * Continuously initiate ways to improve plant operations, safety and environmental performance through day-to-day activities and recommendations for optimized unit conditions.
    * Drive continuous variable cost improvement.
    * Work with Technology group to optimize plant operating conditions to maximize profitability.
    * Provide engineering assistance for environmental permitting requirements.
    * Review and make recommendations to keep the plants operating envelope current.
    * Manage capital and expense projects utilizing the Capital Value Process.
    * Coordinate field construction and establish a schedule of activities.
    * Coordinate activities with the other operations engineers to assure full value across the entire unit is realized.
    * Spend time in the control room and listen to the ideas of technicians and shift managers to gather ideas for safety and cost improvement.
    * Obtain process and operating data to perform calculations for feasibility studies, process studies, and evaluations. Investigate assignments and establish plans with objectives and a schedule.
    * Around the clock support during plant outages including confined space work.

    REQUIRED EXPERIENCE












    * Plant experience with chemical manufacturing experience and a Degree in Chemical Engineering
  • Valid City, State or Zip Code: Memphis
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Monday, 05 December 2022
    rincipal Accountabilities:







    1 Ensure compliance with all regulatory requirements and company ES&H policies and procedures including OSHA PSM compliance, MOC documentation, etc.
    2 Manage directly 1 Supervisor and 1 Engineer and indirectly up to 14 Operators.
    3 Lead, develop and implement process improvements and cost reductions for plant related activities through coordination with other plant functions.
    4 Establish management systems to gather data, monitor results, develop root causes of problems and ensure a process modification will yield the desired results.
    5 Manage in a production management role, including establishment, upgrade, and management of typical production activities such as delivering planned volumes, cost control, annual budgeting, daily production and yield reporting, analysis of accounting variances, development of standard operating procedures, training programs, disciplinary processes, etc.
    6 Ensure chemical Operators are provided both formal and informal training enabling them to understand the process and safety related procedures.
    7 Apply engineering leadership expertise to technical operational problems, identify opportunities and implement solutions to optimize operating efficiencies and establish technical structure and order.
    8 Apply sound root cause analysis techniques and creative alternatives to technical related problems.
    9 Work with the Technical Service Department, R & D, and Pilot Plant groups to support introduction of new products.
    10 Lead project definition and provide input on the design & installation for projects ranging from $25k to $1 Million. In coordination with other functions, organize and lead startup of new installations and new products.
    11 Maintain effective communications and working relationships with Operators, Maintenance, Area Process Engineers, contractors, administrative support, R&D personnel and other management personnel.
    12 Stay current with industry developments and standards.

    Qualifications/Requirements:







    1 BS in Engineering required; Chemical Engineering preferred.
    2 10-15 years specialty or fine chemical manufacturing experience, with a minimum of 5 years operations management experience.
    3 Working knowledge of EHS practices for a chemical manufacturing environment including PSM and MOC processes.
    4 Experience in establishing good manufacturing processes that support good and efficient operations.
    5 Experience in process design and improvement including batch and continuous operations, reactors, distillation and heat exchange systems and solids handling.
    6 Process troubleshooting and debottlenecking skills related to improving efficiency, capability, and safety.
    7 A proven track record of working with operations personnel in a union environment.
    8 Must be comfortable dealing with process chemistry in a manufacturing environment.
    9 Experience in designing and installing small and medium sized capital projects.
    10 Experience in writing technical reports including developing and updating standard operating procedures (SOP).
    11 Ability to work under minimal supervision.
    12 Prior experience working with R&D and Technical teams towards new product and new

    process development would be a plus
  • Valid City, State or Zip Code: Pasadena
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Monday, 05 December 2022
    JOB SUMMARY: Responsible for identifying and implementing Process Safety Management (PSM) programs, improve existing PSM programs and strengthen overall performance at manufacturing facilities, and assure compliance with global PSM regulations. May supervise 1-3 employees.

    RESPONSIBILITIES:


    * Conduct Process safety management audits to ensure compliance with OSHA standards

    * Manage the Process Hazard Analysis (PHA) process at all locations. This includes training of facilitators, scheduling of PHA's, application of Layers of Protection Analysis (LOPA) and Safety integrity level (SIL) techniques and tracking of results reports and corrective action items.

    * Share PSM best practices among sites

    * Define and provide input to plants concerning recognized and generally accepted good engineering practices (RAGAGEP) such as NFPA, ASME, API, and NEC.

    * Partner with Site Operations and Technical Mangers to provide process safety support and align site procedures/processes to corporate PSM programs.

    * Define and implement standard work processes, including PSM training and operating procedures, inherent safety design procedures, HZOP, etc. at all facilities.

    EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE MINIMUMS:

    * BS in Safety, Engineering, Chemistry, or other technical degree with PSM experience.

    * Additional professional certification and/or a graduate degree in Engineering or Process Safety type education.

    * Certification in Incident Investigation, Process Hazard Analysis, Facility Siting, Dust Hazard Analysis, or other relevant process safety programs.

    * Professional experience in PSM and RMP best practices for petrochemical and/or chemical plants.

    * Demonstrated experience in implementing, and executing a PSM program

    * Demonstrated experience in identifying and mitigating process safety risks

    * Exceptional leadership, ownership and communication skills

    * Demonstrated audit experience in PSM management positions in the chemical or petrochemical industry

    * Expertise in knowledge-base and application of RAGAGEP

    P.E. registration, CHMM, CSP, CIH or equivalent is a plus

    SKILLS/ABILITIES:

    Demonstrate a knowledge of plant Engineering and process safety management

    Demonstrate familiarity with OSHA PSM requirements

    Demonstrate understanding of state and federal regulatory laws

    Demonstrate adequate computer literacy to allow manipulation of Afton's routine EHS applications

    Demonstrate oral and written communication skills which are clear, concise and effective

    Able to handle several projects and tasks simultaneously

    Demonstrate effective organizational and time management skills

    Demonstrate effective interpersonal skills

    Detail Oriented - Ability to pay attention to the minute details of a project or task.

    Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite, SAP, Lotus Notes
  • Valid City, State or Zip Code: Baton Rouge
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Monday, 05 December 2022
    Principal responsibilities:

    The primary role of this position is to support control system troubleshooting and upset investigations. In addition, this role identifies, implements and supports improvement projects related to the DCS & SIS systems. This position will have responsibility for providing process control systems engineering support for our hydrogen producing facilities located in around the Houston, TX area. This position will be responsible for the long-term planning and support of the control systems under their care with respect to programming, preventive maintenance and migration. Emphasis placed on safety, teamwork and proficiency toward challenging work. Tasks will include implementing changes to the control logic, HMI, database, documentation of these changes and direct operator support. The individual would also align with local I&E technicians, providing support and be involved with instrument related maintenance tasks. Role requires contribution to the improvement and optimization of existing assets, addressing instrumentation/automation system obsolescence issues and meeting organizational goals for safety, reliability, cyber security, cost reduction contributions.








    Qualifications:

    Degree in Chemical, Mechanical or Electrical Engineering or Engineering Technology with relevant control systems experience. Be self-motivated and have strong interpersonal and communication skills. This individual must be capable of working in a team environment with shared responsibilities.
  • Valid City, State or Zip Code: New Orleans
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Monday, 05 December 2022
    The Process Controls Engineer will work on industrial process control systems changes driven by capital projects, standard methodologies, plant production initiatives and reliability improvement efforts. This individual will work closely with regional controls engineers, area managers, site supervisors and operating staff. S/he would be expected to gain working knowledge of the process control systems at various locations in the Baton Rouge/New Orleans, LA areas.


    Principal responsibilities:

    * Support control system troubleshooting & upset investigations.
    * Identify, implement and support improvement projects related to the DCS & SIS systems.
    * Provides process control systems engineering support for facilities located in & around the Houston area.
    * Long-term planning and support of the control systems with respect to programming, preventive maintenance and migration.
    * Implement changes to the control logic, HMI, database, documentation of these changes and direct operator support.
    * Align with local I&E technicians, providing support and involvement with instrument related maintenance tasks.
    * Contribute to the improvement and optimization of existing assets, addressing instrumentation/automation system obsolescence issues and meeting organizational goals for safety, reliability, cyber security, cost reduction contributions.

    Qualifications:

    * B.S. in Chemical, Mechanical or Electrical Engineering or Engineering Technology with control systems experience (Associate's Degree or equivalent military training and a minimum of 10 years of controls systems experience will also be considered).
    * Be self-motivated and have strong interpersonal and communication skills.
    * This individual must be capable of working in a team environment with shared responsibilities.

    * Hands-on knowledge of control systems (DCS/PLC). Emphasis will be placed on skills related to ABB S+, Siemens (Moore) APACS, Siemens PCS7 and Honeywell control systems.
    * Knowledge of field instrumentation, including valves and transmitters
    * Proficiency and experience with concepts related to level, temperature, pressure and flow measurement.
    * Knowledge of computer networks as relates to Industrial Control Systems.
    * General knowledge of Cyber Security implementation as relates to Industrial Control Systems.
    * General knowledge of Safety Instrumented Systems as applicable to Mechanical Integrity.
    * Process knowledge relating to plant operations.
  • Valid City, State or Zip Code: Pasadena
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Monday, 05 December 2022
    Responsibilities

    * This position, in collaboration with 3rd party automation firms, is responsible for leading and specifying, installing, documenting, and troubleshooting automation equipment for new and existing processes, translating conceptual designs into functional equipment and products.
    * Manage automation projects including FEED, detailed design, factory acceptance testing, installation, commissioning, and start-up.
    * Provide plant commissioning and start-up support.
    * Work with process control engineers from all Afton manufacturing sites to develop & maintain a set of Afton standards & conventions for best in practice plant automation & process control.
    * Work with engineers to identify ways to optimize plant operations through improved automation by applying lean manufacturing principles.

    Qualifications

    EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE & SKILLS


    * BS degree in chemical engineering, electrical engineering, or a related field.
    * Experience applying process control solutions in chemical/petrochemical manufacturing facility.
    * Experience with implementing major capital projects & supporting daily activities.
    * Experience configuring & maintaining automation on multiple DCS, PLC, & HMI platforms
    * Experience working with data historians (e.g., OSI Pi, Aspen IP21) & managing databases (e.g., SQL, MsAccess).
    * Good knowledge of batch application and standards (ISA 88)
    * Working knowledge of automation standards for process safety, alarm management & cybersecurity for industrial control systems.
    * Working knowledge of server operating systems, network protocols and industrial protocols (e.g Modbus, Profibus, EthernetIP) sufficient to support a process control network.
    * Self-motivated, highly organized, and attentive to detail
    * Strong team player, with demonstrated ability to positively motivate team members.
    * Strong interpersonal and analytical skills
    * Some domestic and international travel is required (10%). Position is first shift (flexible hours) and maybe occasional shift coverage during project startup
  • Valid City, State or Zip Code: Pasadena
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Monday, 05 December 2022
    Provide plant automation & process control support for the Pasadena, Port Arthur and San Juan Del Rio production facilities for major capital projects. Identify, design, & implement automation improvement opportunities that align with the business goals to safely meet production targets utilizing lean manufacturing principles. Work with peers at other Afton sites to incorporate automation standards that align with best practices defined by the Global Engineering group. Assist in defining automation modernization strategies for the business, specifically at the Pasadena site.


    Responsibilities

    * This position, in collaboration with 3rd party automation firms, is responsible for leading and specifying, installing, documenting, and troubleshooting automation equipment for new and existing processes, translating conceptual designs into functional equipment and products.
    * Manage automation projects including FEED, detailed design, factory acceptance testing, installation, commissioning, and start-up.
    * Provide plant commissioning and start-up support.
    * Work with process control engineers from all manufacturing sites to develop & maintain a set of standards & conventions for best in practice plant automation & process control.
    * Work with engineers to identify ways to optimize plant operations through improved automation by applying lean manufacturing principles.

    Qualifications

    EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE & SKILLS


    * Bachelor of Science degree in chemical engineering, electrical engineering, or a related field.
    * 7 or more years of experience applying process control solutions in chemical/petrochemical manufacturing facility.
    * Experience with implementing major capital projects & supporting daily activities.
    * Experience configuring & maintaining automation on multiple DCS, PLC, & HMI platforms
    * Experience working with data historians (e.g., OSI Pi, Aspen IP21) & managing databases (e.g., SQL, MsAccess).
    * Good knowledge of batch application and standards (ISA 88)
    * Working knowledge of automation standards for process safety, alarm management & cybersecurity for industrial control systems.
    * Working knowledge of server operating systems, network protocols and industrial protocols (e.g Modbus, Profibus, EthernetIP) sufficient to support a process control network.
    * Self-motivated, highly organized, and attentive to detail
    * Strong team player, with demonstrated ability to positively motivate team members.
    * Strong interpersonal and analytical skills
    * Some domestic and international travel is required (10%). Position is first shift (flexible hours) and maybe occasional shift coverage during project startup
  • Valid City, State or Zip Code: Allentown
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Monday, 05 December 2022
    Responsibilities include:





    * Developing process controls execution strategies in conjunction with overall project development team

    * Participate in P&ID development and Operability and Hazard Reviews
    * Create, check or approve specifications of process control equipment including control valves, relief valves, flow measurement devices, process instrumentation, analytical systems, and DCS, PLC, and SCADA systems
    * Identify and manage process controls technical risk items
    * Manage a teams schedule, budget, and quality which can include a local in-house design team, geographically remote engineering and design center, or an outside engineering EPC
    * Review SIL assessments and author SIL verification
    * Participate in Control System Design reviews
    * Responsible for Cyber Security aspects of their scope of supply
    * Participate in Factory Acceptance Testing of Process Automation equipment (DCS, Analyzers, PDC)
    * Production and maintenance of instrument summaries
    * Participate in plant commissioning, BPCS / SIS validations, SAT, and startups.
    * Manage deliverables and report to project management about progress.
    * May participate in preparing cost estimates for valves, instrumentation, analytical equipment, DCS equipment, SIS equipment and labor

    Requirements:
    * Bachelor's degree in Chemical, Mechanical, or Electrical Engineering
    * At least 8 years of applicable work experience
    * Ability to demonstrate a deep understanding of the design and implementation of control and instrumentation systems for process plants; provide and discuss examples
    * Experience developing BPCS / SIS architectures, control applications, and hardware specifications using Siemens PCS7; additional experience with other controls platforms is a plus
    * Must be able to demonstrate technical competence, leadership skills, communicate effectively
    * Instrumentation specification authoring in Smart-Plant Instrumentation toolset
    * Must be able to lead and direct the work of junior engineers assigned to projects
  • Valid City, State or Zip Code: Buffalo
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Monday, 05 December 2022
    Responsibilities include:




    * Developing process controls execution strategies in conjunction with overall project development team

    * Participate in P&ID development and Operability and Hazard Reviews
    * Create, check or approve specifications of process control equipment including control valves, relief valves, flow measurement devices, process instrumentation, analytical systems, and DCS, PLC, and SCADA systems
    * Identify and manage process controls technical risk items
    * Manage a teams schedule, budget, and quality which can include a local in-house design team, geographically remote engineering and design center, or an outside engineering EPC
    * Review SIL assessments and author SIL verification
    * Participate in Control System Design reviews
    * Responsible for Cyber Security aspects of their scope of supply
    * Participate in Factory Acceptance Testing of Process Automation equipment (DCS, Analyzers, PDC)
    * Production and maintenance of instrument summaries
    * Participate in plant commissioning, BPCS / SIS validations, SAT, and startups.
    * Manage deliverables and report to project management about progress.
    * May participate in preparing cost estimates for valves, instrumentation, analytical equipment, DCS equipment, SIS equipment and labor

    Requirements:
    * Bachelor's degree in Chemical, Mechanical, or Electrical Engineering
    * At least 8 years of applicable work experience
    * Ability to demonstrate a deep understanding of the design and implementation of control and instrumentation systems for process plants; provide and discuss examples
    * Experience developing BPCS / SIS architectures, control applications, and hardware specifications using Siemens PCS7; additional experience with other controls platforms is a plus
    * Must be able to demonstrate technical competence, leadership skills, communicate effectively
    * Instrumentation specification authoring in Smart-Plant Instrumentation toolset
    * Must be able to lead and direct the work of junior engineers assigned to projects
  • Valid City, State or Zip Code: Houston
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Monday, 05 December 2022
    Responsibilities include:





    * Developing process controls execution strategies in conjunction with overall project development team

    * Participate in P&ID development and Operability and Hazard Reviews
    * Create, check or approve specifications of process control equipment including control valves, relief valves, flow measurement devices, process instrumentation, analytical systems, and DCS, PLC, and SCADA systems
    * Identify and manage process controls technical risk items
    * Manage a teams schedule, budget, and quality which can include a local in-house design team, geographically remote engineering and design center, or an outside engineering EPC
    * Review SIL assessments and author SIL verification
    * Participate in Control System Design reviews
    * Responsible for Cyber Security aspects of their scope of supply
    * Participate in Factory Acceptance Testing of Process Automation equipment (DCS, Analyzers, PDC)
    * Production and maintenance of instrument summaries
    * Participate in plant commissioning, BPCS / SIS validations, SAT, and startups.
    * Manage deliverables and report to project management about progress.
    * May participate in preparing cost estimates for valves, instrumentation, analytical equipment, DCS equipment, SIS equipment and labor

    Requirements:
    * Bachelor's degree in Chemical, Mechanical, or Electrical Engineering
    * At least 8 years of applicable work experience
    * Ability to demonstrate a deep understanding of the design and implementation of control and instrumentation systems for process plants; provide and discuss examples
    * Experience developing BPCS / SIS architectures, control applications, and hardware specifications using Siemens PCS7; additional experience with other controls platforms is a plus
    * Must be able to demonstrate technical competence, leadership skills, communicate effectively
    * Instrumentation specification authoring in Smart-Plant Instrumentation toolset
    * Must be able to lead and direct the work of junior engineers assigned to projects
  • Valid City, State or Zip Code: New Orleans
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Monday, 05 December 2022
    Job Summary:

    The Process Controls Engineer will work on industrial process control systems changes driven by capital projects, standard methodologies, plant production initiatives and reliability improvement efforts. This individual will work closely with regional controls engineers, area managers, site supervisors and operating staff. S/he would be expected to gain working knowledge of the process control systems at various locations in the Baton Rouge/New Orleans, LA areas.

    Principal responsibilities:

    * Support control system troubleshooting & upset investigations.
    * Identify, implement and support improvement projects related to the DCS & SIS systems.
    * Provides process control systems engineering support for facilities located in & around the Houston area.
    * Long-term planning and support of the control systems with respect to programming, preventive maintenance and migration.
    * Implement changes to the control logic, HMI, database, documentation of these changes and direct operator support.
    * Align with local I&E technicians, providing support and involvement with instrument related maintenance tasks.
    * Contribute to the improvement and optimization of existing assets, addressing instrumentation/automation system obsolescence issues and meeting organizational goals for safety, reliability, cyber security, cost reduction contributions.

    Qualifications:

    * B.S. in Chemical, Mechanical or Electrical Engineering or Engineering Technology with relevant 5 or more years of control systems experience (Associate's Degree or equivalent military training and a minimum of 10 years of controls systems experience will also be considered).
    * Be self-motivated and have strong interpersonal and communication skills.
    * This individual must be capable of working in a team environment with shared responsibilities.
  • Valid City, State or Zip Code: Columbus - Franklin
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Monday, 05 December 2022
    This position will support overall engineering, design, and safe operations & efficiencies of the production systems.


    * Overall responsibility for the design (and upgrades) of the process systems as well as the selection of proper manufacturing equipment and safety systems.
    * Total Project Management for capital expenditures. Create and update budgets and schedules. Coordinate work with CRC maintenance group and contract labor in accordance with production considerations. Work with the engineering department for required resources and / or assistance. Collaborate with the Accounting, Sales, and Production departments for economic returns and justification.
    * Development and / or maintenance of required PSM documentation as applicable to the Engineer of Record. Most notable support to include; Standard and Emergency Operating Procedures, device lists, ITPM, field device identification, operations training & notifications, and drawing upgrades. Knowledge, design, training, and implementation of Safe Operating Systems.
    * Provide professional engineering support to contractors and CRC maintenance.
    * Assist as an engineering resource for the development of new products and / or the improvement of existing products

    Bachelor's degree; Chemical Engineering preferred, Mechanical Engineering or similar field will be considered. Candidates should have 5+ years chemical plant experience in process engineering. PSM experience preferred. Microsoft Office, AutoCad and/or AutoCad LT experience.