Company: NES Global Talent
Skills: Electrical Engineering
Experience: 5 + Years
Education: Masters Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Salary: $115000 - $135000 per annum
Location: Alvin, Texas, United States

In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.

The primary purpose of the Process Control Engineer is to provide process control engineering support for chemical manufacturing operations. 
This position will also be a large part of the development and deployment of a Operational Technology cyber security program.

  • Measurable improvements in unit performance aligned to business financial objectives including raw material usage, energy usage, reliability, capacity, and quality
  • Technical support, guidance and expertise for all phases of automation projects, from front-end engineering through detailed design, configuration, implementation, startup, commissioning, and maintenance
  • Support well-defined Process Automation productivity improvement plans
  • Application of cutting edge controls technology to improve manufacturing processes to provide competitive advantage
  • Providing technical guidance, developing and maintaining engineering standards for Process Information Systems (PIMS) and process control automation systems for the company
  • System Life Planning which includes the development and implementation of a migration plans
  • Maintain and improve Process Information Systems and cyber security strategies
  • Maintain and improve existing process automation assets to achieve production targets for chemical processes
  • Use a broad range of automation tools such as advanced regulatory control, model predictive control, abnormal situation management, adaptive tuning, etc..
  • Work closely with manufacturing units to define appropriate controls applications
  • Develop key performance indicators, track key process parameters and overall process performance.
  • Leverage Six Sigma techniques to improve process performance and efficiency
  • Train and facilitate the transfer of new process control technologies into manufacturing units
  • Document process control findings in technical reports
  • Education - BS or higher in Electrical or Chemical Engineering or equivalent degree
  • Minimum of 5 years' experience as a Process Controls Engineer with a Bachelors or Masters in Chemical or Electrical Engineering.  Other engineering degrees will be given consideration based on relevant experience
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in industrial chemical manufacturing processes.
  • Process Information Management software experience
  • Core process control and automation skills
  • Knowledge of VMS  and virtualization environments 
  • SQL server management
  • Basic knowledge of PRoVOX, DeltaV and PLC configuration.
  • Familiarity with basic and advanced process control concepts

Established in 1978, NES Global Talent provides a complete range of contract and permanent talent solutions to the Oil and Gas, Power, Construction and Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Manufacturing and IT sectors worldwide. With more than 40 offices in 28 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. Offering far more than a traditional recruitment service, we fully support our contractors while they are on assignment with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.