Air Liquide Houston , TX 77020
Posted 7 days ago
World leader in gases, technologies and services for Industry and Health, Air Liquide is present in 80 countries with approximately 66,000 employees and serves more than 3,6 million customers and patients. Oxygen, nitrogen and hydrogen have been at the core of the company's activities since its creation in 1902. Air Liquide's ambition is to be the leader in its industry, delivering long-term performance and acting responsibly.
How will you CONTRIBUTE and GROW?
Job Description Summary needed at time of backfill
Job Responsibilities/Accountabilities: Provide control systems engineering support to projects to include scope development, engineering labor and equipment estimate, control system architecture, Control System Design Objective, system configuration and networking, Factory Acceptance Test, Site Acceptance Test, and start-up management.
Assist with field installation and construction activities. Justify and fulfill the role of Project Manager for process control system projects. Coordinate with field instrumentation specialists to ensure proper/correct instrumentation interface with control system.
Develop / follow control system engineering practices which establishes standard hardware, software, and system development and application. Assist advanced process control engineers/specialists with control system / advanced process control applications. Identify opportunities for efficiency upgrades Coordinate with other AL entities providing standard plants and ensuring controls systems design is in line with US operations requirements.
For existing systems, lead control system hardware and/or software upgrades to maintain systems at latest approved revision levels. Provide consultation, review of MOCs associated with process control systems. Identify opportunities to upgrade control systems to reduce costs through improved reliability, operability and obsolescence avoidance.
Develop cost justified opportunities into projects. Provide technical assistance to Maintenance and operating facilities to resolve control system operational or performance issues; including troubleshooting assistance, configuration and operator interface change assistance while adhering to the corporate MOC policy. Provide coaching and guidance to Reliability Center and facility-based control system support resources for troubleshooting/repairing systems.
General Requirements: Comply with all corporate policies, practices, standards and procedures. Competent in cryogenic air separation process technology, knowledgeable in HYCO and SMR technologies Willing to travel within the Americas.
Accepts Call -Out duty Willing to carry a cellular phone. Skill Set/Knowledge/Expertise Thorough working knowledge of any of the following: Yokogawa Centum VP Siemens APACS, Foxboro IA, Emerson Delta V distributed control systems, Siemens-TI 505 Series, Modicon or Allen-Bradley PLCs, WonderWare HMI.
Knowledge of Yokogawa and Emerson safety system Possess good computer skills with Google Workspace products and computer networking. Strong knowledge of process control theory. Working knowledge of industry standards; e.g., ISA and IEC Good communication skills, written and oral.
Able to effectively interface with other engineering disciplines/organizations, plant operations, and senior management. Strong analytical and troubleshooting skills Local senior TCL level (This line is for internal hiring) Knowledge of Modbus TCP and Ethernet IP and OPC configuration Physical Requirements Must be able to wear personal safety equipment, including hardhat, safety glasses, safety shoes, and flame resistant clothing. Educational Requirements BS degree in Chemical or Electrical or Mechanical Engineering preferred Professional Engineer preferred Minimum of 5 years experience
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At Air Liquide, we are committed to build a diverse and inclusive workplace that embraces the diversity of our employees, our customers, patients, community stakeholders and cultures across the world.
We welcome and consider applications from all qualified applicants, regardless of their background. We strongly believe a diverse organization opens up opportunities for people to express their talent, both individually and collectively and it helps foster our ability to innovate by living our fundamentals, acting for our success and creating an engaging environment in a changing world.