Qualifications (Education, skills, experiences and personal characteristics necessary for success
in this position)
Bachelor's in Chemical or Electrical Engineering or related degree with
6+ years' experience or:
Master's in Chemical or Electrical Engineering or related degree with
4+ years' experience
PhD in Chemical or Electrical Engineering or related degree with 2+
Advanced knowledge of application and decision making in reliability
procedures/work processes (i.e. planning, scheduling, execution);
Comprehensive knowledge of reliability methods and techniques, and
best practices (including but not limited to instrumentation,
electrical power supply, electrical drives, communication systems
within control systems including IT security, control rooms and related
equipment, safety systems, control systems, manufacturing execution
systems, process analyzer technology and advanced process control.)
Broad knowledge of reliability work Processes to ensure license to
operate as well as to improve reliability and FAM cost (i.e. PCT
integrity, asset strategy management, failure mode effects analysis,
defect elimination and continuous Improvement).
Possesses comprehensive knowledge of techniques, methods and best
practices to support this work. - thermal radiography, application of
proprietary diagnostic tools, motor integrity testing, asset
management systems, controller performance management, autonomous
maintenance, calibration and preventative maintenance, predictive
maintenance , application of engineering standards, etc.
Advanced Knowledge of procedures/work processes (i.e. process hazard
analysis, pressure safety, management of change, pre-startup safety
General knowledge of the effects of unit process conditions on PCT
reliability - i.e. reliability operating parameters/
windows/conditions; process chemistry .
Broad Knowledge of the capital process including but not limited to
scoping, estimating, business case development, FEL 0, 1 + 2 with a
comprehensive knowledge of techniques, methods and best practices for
the management of capital investments.
Broad Knowledge of the concepts for maintaining process components
such as but not limited instrumentation, electrical power supply,
electrical drives, communication systems within control systems
including IT security, control rooms and related equipment, safety
systems, control systems, manufacturing execution systems, process
analyzer technology and advanced process control and with greater area
and with a comprehensive knowledge of related techniques, methods and
best practices - for example troubleshooting/repair, selection of
technology and/or materials of construction.
Advanced knowledge in obtaining and analyzing data from tools and
systems used in Covestro (i.e. SAP, Meridium, Documentum, PI, InTools,
AMS, CPM, DeltaV )
Broad knowledge of the financial concepts and tools used by Covestro
e.g. budgeting, capital and expense investments, profitability
analysis (i.e. discounted cash flow), creation and approval of work
Orders and requisitions, engineering work requests.
Responsible to develop maintenance budget in area of responsibility
Ability to ensure application and compliance with HSEQ policies and
procedures while performing engineering activities.
Strong Oral and Written Communication Skills.
Ability to communicate effectively within the unit team and with BU
Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to lead unit teams and be
a key member of site and global teams.
Six-Sigma Green Belt Certification
General knowledge of the manufacture of polycarbonate.
General knowlege of Shipping and Logistic Functions.
Comprehensive knowledge knowledge of the process control
methodologies used for the manufacture of polycarbonate.
Knowledge of Med and High voltage VFDs.
What You Offer
- Bachelor or Master degree in ICA- (Instrumentation, Control, Automation) Engineering or related fields
- Thorough understanding of PCS concepts / practices and good ,understanding of maintenance and project management i
- Good knowledge of Engineering tools and software - SAP, Meridium
For more information about this role please contact our Houston office