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Automation & Process Control Engineer

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Wilmington, DE 19893
Job Description

Automation & Process Control Engineer (Job Number: 211700W-01)


Provide automation and process control technical services to
businesses in support of top line growth, asset effectiveness improvement
programs and capital projects. Apply engineering principles and knowledge to
support the development, implementation, commissioning and validation of the
successful operation of applications and solutions. Work on project teams and
with full service design contractors to realize the objectives of technical
programs and projects involving automation and process control technology.

Successful candidate will be responsible for (1) identifying
new process control improvement opportunities at various manufacturing sites
(2) conducting the necessary analysis (or design) to troubleshoot existing (or
develop new) automation and process control applications (3) implementing and commissioning
these applications. The special focus in
process safety will also require that the candidate (4) aid evaluation and
design of process safety interlocks and alarms and (5) commissioning of those


Minimum Skills Required:
BS in ChE with 5 to 10 years minimum of experience (or equivalent) in a chemical
manufacturing environment. (1) Demonstrated
knowledge of Chemical Engineering principles behind the automation &
optimization of process operations in the chemical industries (2) Knowledge of
process safety standards (3) Demonstrated
knowledge of fundamental/advanced control strategies. (4) Basic understanding
of the international batch standard S88 (5) Skills in programming or
configuration of DCS or PLC systems (6) Working knowledge in evaluation and
design of process safety interlocks and alarms, including PFD calculations (7) Demonstrated
knowledge of the requirements for safety interlock testing.

Candidate is expected to have (1) Demonstrated communication
skills with ability to develop and articulate the merit of proposals for
technical improvement programs in a consulting organization (2) Demonstrated
interpersonal skills with ability to work effectively with plant personnel
(Mechanics, Engineers, Management) at all levels (3)

Self-starter, able to work with minimal supervision (4)
Demonstrated ability to take initiative and be creative and innovative (5)
Ability to work well with large teams either as a contributor or as a team
leader (6) Ability to learn quickly and willing to expand his/her knowledge and
develop skills in related fields of the competency (7) Ability to set
priorities/organize work.

Primary Location: NA-United States-Delaware-Wilmington

Organization: Corporate

Schedule: Full-time

Education Level: Bachelor’s Degree (±16 years)

Employee Status: Regular

Job Type: Experienced

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