Electrical Equipment Engineer / Specialist

Koch Industries, Inc. Orange , TX 77632

Posted 3 months ago

Who are we? Watch to find out!

''Innovation is facilitated by having the right people in the right roles with the right skills and values.''

  • Charles Koch, Koch Industries Chairman and CEO

INVISTA brings to market the proprietary ingredients for nylon 6,6 and recognized brands including STAINMASTER, CORDURA and ANTRON. INVISTA is a subsidiary of Koch Industries, Inc., which is one of the largest private companies in America with estimated annual revenues as high as $110 billion, according to Forbes. With a presence in about 60 countries, Koch companies employ nearly 130,000 people worldwide, with about 67,000 of those in the United States.

INVISTA is looking for an Electrical Equipment Engineer / Specialist to join our team in Orange, Texas. A successful candidate will have the following attributes:

  • Responsible for the overall reliability of electrical and instrumented equipment.

  • Drive Electrical and Instrumentation MI program elements to ensure sustainable site practices and procedures.

  • Develop repair scopes and improvements to increase equipment availability and uptime.

A Day In The Life Typically Includes:

  • Develop detailed scopes for electrical equipment repairs, ensure SAP notifications are generated and drive management of change process to maintain equipment for reliable operation.

  • Monitor and evaluate reliability programs such as; motor oil analysis, vibration analysis results, motor, electrical equipment and instrument failure analysis, and RCA reports.

  • Drive electrical equipment improvements in collaboration with reliability engineers, maintenance mechanics, and operators. Initiate and drive MOCs to adequately document and manage the associated risk with the improvements.

  • Analyze vibration data for critical equipment utilizing IP21, AMS, System 1, and Prognost. Appropriately elevate issues and address deficiencies to prevent unplanned events.

  • Review and update equipment reliability strategies. Implement strategies in SAP using preventative maintenance plans.

  • Utilize Root Cause Analysis methodology to evaluate equipment failures and identify failure mechanisms/root causes to develop actions that will prevent reoccurrence.

  • Develop Risk Mitigation Plans (RMP) on critical machinery and associated electrical equipment when deficiencies are identified.

  • Interface with OEM/vendors regarding upgrades, best practices, design specs, spare parts, drawings, and budget estimates.

  • Oversee critical equipment repairs. Provide QA/QC at vendor shops to ensure repair/new fabrication is aligned with provided scope of work, design package, and code requirements.

  • Ensure repair reports are adequately reviewed and documented in the equipment files.

  • Report any incidents in a timely fashion that may have a negative impact on safety, health, or the environment.

  • Assist Large Project Work Process groups as required.

  • Work extended hours at times and be available for call-out as needed.

  • Learn and understand process units and equipment systems for full understanding of equipment operations.

  • Participates on other teams (PHAs, Large Projects, Program Development, etc.)

  • Keep current on all site training requirements.

What You Will Need:

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Mechanical or Industrial Engineering OR 10 years electrical equipment repair/design experience

  • Experience with computer programs: PowerPoint, Excel, Word, CMMS Software (SAP/other).

  • Ability to travel up to 10%

What Will Put You Ahead?

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Proficient in SAP

  • Vibration monitoring and analysis training through a national recognized organization.

  • Proficient in Bentley Nevada, System 1, and Prognost Vibration Monitoring

  • Proficient in Root Cause Analysis Cause Mapping/Fishbone/Fault Tree

  • Experience in electric motor Design/Repair

  • Experience in circuit breaker Design/Repair

  • Experience in transformer testing, maintenance, specification

  • Experience in protective relay testing, maintenance, specification; Multilin and Schweitzer

  • Experience in SKM model

  • Understanding of NEC

  • Understanding of NFPA/70E

Want to learn more about INVISTA?

Salary and benefits commensurate with experience.

We are an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran

Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test.

This employer uses E-Verify. Please visit the following website for additional information: www.kochcareers.com/doc/Everify.pdf

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