10190 Process Control Engineer - Petrochemicals

Energy Recruiters | PA

Posted Date 6/06/2019

Energy Recruiters has partnered with a Best in Class, Global Petrochemicals Company to support their search for a Process Control Engineer. The position is accountable for the overall technical support for the base layer process control (BPCS) and advanced process control (APC) system in the designated plant area.


Based on Experience, full benefits, and relocation package






Provides stable and reliable process control which maintains safe operation within the defined operating window

Provides technical support and assurance during plant commissioning and start-up phase.  

Provides process control Technical Assurance for designated plant MOCs.

Monitors process control performance for the module including Base Layer controller uptime, APC controller uptime against targets with application such as MDPro.  Develops and implements improvement plans.

Assures that proper documentation for the process control systems (complex loops, tuning spreadsheet, CSE change log, etc.) in the module is maintained.

Works with Production to ensure operating technicians, support engineers (process, control), inspectors, and production leadership understand function, capability, and limitations of controls and control systems.

Provides support as required for Core AMS work processes to Provide Asset Availability and Make Product: Safety Instrumented Systems (SIS), Reliability Centered Maintenance (RCM), Ensure Safe Production (ESP), Turnarounds (TA), Mitigate Threats to Availability (MTA), Greenhouse Gas and Energy Management (GHGEM); Management of Change (MOC), Perform Hydrocarbon and energy accounting (PHEA).

Identifies and implements base layer control applications and advanced process control applications Identifies continuous improvement opportunities



6+ years of process automation, controls and instrumentation experience.

BS/MS in Chemical, Electrical or Mechanical Engineering with demonstrated knowledge of practical work experience in process control.

Experience in a Polyethylene and/or Olefins plant environment is required.

Experience with Advanced Process Control Applications (multivariable control, complex control loops, control logic)

Experience with Emerson DeltaV system is a plus



Danielle Baase at danielleb@er-inc.com or 252-507-0122

Professional Interests (choose at least one)
Engineering | Refining & Chemicals | Technology
Geographic Regions (choose at least one)
No Preference/Open to All | Mid Atlantic | Midwest | Northeast

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