Instrumentation Reliability Engineer

Confidential Company  •  La Porte, TX

8 - 10 years experience  •  Engineering Services

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 07/25/17 by Sinthia Stewart
Confidential Company
La Porte, TX
8 - 10 years experience
Engineering Services
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 07/25/17 Sinthia Stewart

Instrumentation Reliability Engineer

Industry Leader of High-Tech Polymer Materials

Job Location near Deer Park, TX,

Competitive Salary/Benefits

Instrumentation Reliability Engineer for our strategic manufacturing site. The Instrumentation Reliability Engineer will be a Subject Matter Expert to lead continuous improvement of instrumentation-related reliability procedures, installation, maintenance practices, and technological advances opportunities.

·    Provide oversight on investigating site-wide impact failures and other chronic issues with instrumentation and related systems.

·    Be accountable and responsible for developing specific and effective corrective actions to prevent the reoccurrence of site-impacting instrumentation failures.

·    Consult and assure a harmonized implementation of the Asset Strategy Management Process for I & E instrumentation including central warehousing and asset maintenance.

·    Be consulted by I & E Asset Engineers during investigations and implementation of improvements.

·    Work on teams with other Project, Maintenance, and Asset Engineers, as well as trainers, procurement specialists and global reliability experts to identify key areas for reliability enhancements.

·    Creating and overseeing the execution and progression of instrumentation reliability related site-wide projects.

·    Ensure use of application of company global standards, concepts, and workflows across the site.

·    Responsible for preparation and management of Safety Requirement Specifications documentation throughout the Safety Lifecycle.

·    Act as local partner for suppliers and service providers in field of expertise.

·    Act as the regional contact person and I & E representative of the global phosgene committee.

·    Support instrumentation reliability global initiatives and actively contribute to the local and global I & E Reliabilityworking groups.

·    Provide actionable reports from reliability records.


·    8+ years’ experienceBachelor’s degree in ElectricalEngineering or related Engineeringdegree.

·    6+ years’ experience/ Master’s degree in ElectricalEngineering or related EngineeringDegree.

·    3+ years’ experience/PhD degree in ElectricalEngineering or related Engineeringdegree.

·    Honorably discharged Veteran with 15+ years of equivalent military technical expertise In-depth experience in an industrial or chemical complex directly supporting a production unit/maintenance team.

·    Extensive knowledge of the maintenance, specifications and engineering of instrument (including control valves), electrical, functional safety and programmable systems.

·    Strong experience in failure analysis and root cause analysis of reliability or operational issues developing sustainable corrective and preventative action plans.

·    Experience must include support for Isocyanates units and knowledge of process-related global regulations, standards and installation details.

·    Proficiency in Minitab, Matlab and Windows driven programs such as Microsoft Excel.

·    Six Sigma Certification.

·    Experience using SAP and InTools.

·    Reliability Software knowledge (Weibull ++, etc.)

·    Broad knowledge in data mining, statistical process control and physics-of-failures analysis.

·    Solid organizational, planning and detailed oriented analytical skills.

·    Well versed in collaboration and negotiation with subject matter vendors and customers, skilled at influencing others, and strong verbal and written communication abilities.

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