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Sr. Process Control Engineer

NPAworldwide Recruitment Network

Last Updated: 5/25/23

Job Description

Job description:


Research, design, review, inspect and supervise the manufacturing, assembly and installation work of Process Instrument and Automation System for commercial, industrial, petrochemical, or energy projects.


Work with a multi-disciplined team to organize, initiate and develop the work execution of Capital Projects.

Confer with engineers, contractors, customers, or others to discuss existing or potential engineering projects.

Work with instrumentation contractors to follow through with completion of Capital Expenditure Projects on plant site.

Oversee project production efforts to assure projects are completed on time and within budget.

Review of technical specification and design documents including automation software supplied by contractors.

Direct or coordinate engineering, fabrication, testing activities and documentation to ensure compliance with standard practice, specification, national codes, or customer requirements.

Check the design and fabrication of instrumentation equipment in compliance with applicable codes and regulations e.g., ISA S84 / IEC 61511 / IEC 62433 etc.

Review the manufacturing concept and fabrication process and evaluate the feasibility also with respect of scheduling and optimization.

Participate in pre inspection and testing of automation systems.

Prepare various reports as needed and provide input to time schedule.

Follow up overall fabrication status or site installation with regard to progress achievements and critical paths as applicable. Control and monitoring of key performance figures to ensure schedule milestones.

Initiate and moderate technical discipline meetings with contractors and participate in regular meetings related to QS, HSE, progress and schedule.

Operate computer-assisted engineering or design software to perform engineering tasks.

Assist in root cause failure analysis and develop procedure / modify automation concept to remedy deficiencies.

Provide input to mechanical completion monitoring system to ensure completeness of individual manufacturing and construction steps.

Present a professional image at all times to clients and vendors and maintain a positive reputation for the company.

Follow all relevant company policies and procedures.

Assists other departments and other administrative personnel as necessary.

Perform other tasks as assigned.

Work with process computer systems (DCS/ESD/PLC)

Manage the Fire & Gas plant alarming systems.

Manage process control networks.

Manage DCS/PLC/F&G vendor maintenance contracts.

Lead enhancement and coordinate activities on the DCS/PLC/F&G-software and hardware.

Manage the cyber security of the plant DCS/PLC systems.

Manage all Instruments (plant wide)

Manage the AMS/PRM, Asset Management Systems / Plant Resource Management systems.

Manage the Analyzers and the emission monitoring systems.



Education, Experience, and/or Training

Bachelor of Science degree (Chemical, Electrical or Automation Engineering) is required.

Minimum of 10 years of engineering experience in the industry, experience of EPC of mega projects is preferred.

Solid experience in SynGas process (Ammonia, Methanol, Hydrogen) is preferred.

Knowledgeable in the establishment and application of engineering management systems, processes, and tools.

Engineering experience: configuration/troubleshooting DCS/PLC systems, preferably Yokogawa (CENTUM-VP, PROSAFE-RS), Allen-Bradley/Siemens PCS7

Engineering experience: Develop Process Instrument Diagrams (P&ID), Control, Safeguarding, Control narratives, and process control specifications.

Excellent technical and practical skills and able to consistently deliver quality, accurate and timely work.

Why is This a Great Opportunity:

Growing Chemical Company with strong compensation packages.

Company Details

Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States
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