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Senior Process Control Engineer

Beaumont/Port Arthur, TX
Competitive salary plus profit share
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Provide technical support to the Process Control Systems at a large refinery.  You will maintain and upgrade DCS and APC applications to drive improvements in efficiency and safety.   This site offers excellent opportunities for career growth and development. 


  • Monitor process control systems performance to understand trends and develop plans to improve equipment reliability in production area.
  • Serve as the Process Control Engineer for an area of the refinery.
  • Support maintenance and inspectors in analyzing complex problems
  • Approved changes and updates for new automation and control designs.
  • Reviews Safety Instrumented Systems (SIS) classification/design to ensure compliance with corporate and Process Safety Management (PSM) standards.
  • Reviews performance of control systems designed to mitigate risks
  • Participate and lead controls systems incident investigations to evaluate root causes and propose design or work process improvements.
  • Develop opportunities for additions or modifications to control systems.
  • Develops or review operating procedures for plant control systems equipment as required.
  • Provide timely input to Turnaround planning, documents, scope of work and plans for execution. Provides active support during T/A shutdown, execution and start up activities.
  • Acts as focal point to ensure proper operational awareness and technical assurance from Project Engineering and other technical groups working in production area.
  • Ensure control systems comply with applicable corporate, safety and environmental standards (Motiva standards,
  • Participates in Reliability Centered Maintenance (RCM) analysis and helps to establish alarms and limits for equipment
  • Assesses and identifies training needs around process controls.


  • BS Chemical Engineering and 10 years or more related experience in chemical or refining processes.
  • Skilled in base layer control and instrumentation (HART, Foundation Fieldbus, Distributed Control Systems (DCS), Programmable Logic Controllers, etc.).
  • Skilled in control algorithm implementation for Honeywell LCN & Experion PKS DCS platforms, PLC applications and miscellaneous control hardware.
  • Experience with DeltaV DCS and/or SIS a plus, knowledge of Triconex Safety Systems, knowledge of Bently-Nevada Systems machine monitoring systems.
  • Knowledge of Advanced Control Algorithms

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