Chemours Manufacturing Technology Electrical Engineer in La Porte, Texas

Manufacturing Technology Engineer - E&I Process Control Engineer

At Chemours, our purpose is to help create a colorful, capable and cleaner world through the power of chemistry!

The Chemours Company headquartered in Wilmington, DE has a Manufacturing Technology Engineer – E&I Process Control Engineer position available in La Porte, TX. This is a highly visible, key role within the Company and the Technology function. This position will report to Manufacturing Technology Manager.

The responsibilities of the position include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Design and implement process control improvements.

  • Assist operations in troubleshooting instrument/electrical problems.

  • Maintain P&I's loop sheets, electrical drawings, safety interlock test procedures, control valve specifications and other essential E&I documentation so they are current and complete.

  • Maintain and support PLC’s, DCS’s and area power distribution systems.

  • Act as E&I liaison with site design contractor for small and large capital projects. More specifically, this will involve

o Writing or approving project scopes

o Marking-up and approving all E&I drawings

o Establishing and maintaining installation details and standards

o Representing business unit at PHA’s

o Assuring adherence to standards (ie. safety interlock)

o Providing E&I construction, check-out and start-up support.

  • Provide guidance and training for E&I reliability personnel, mechanics and other specialist.

In order to be qualified for this role, you /must possess/ the following:

  • B.S. in Electrical Engineering or other B.S. engineering discipline (ie. Chemical or Mechanical) with strong understanding of power distribution systems.

  • Five years of experience in manufacturing plant operations

The following skill sets are /preferred/ by the business unit:

  • Six Sigma green belt or black belt certification if preferred

  • Process control theory (PID, ratio control, etc.)

  • Fundamental knowledge of basic process instrumentation selection/specification, calibration and troubleshooting.

  • Specific, fundamental understanding of analyzers (pH, conductivity, etc.).

  • Honeywell TDC3000 knowledge in specifying equipment, configuring network, data points, graphics, writing and reading CL programming, and

  • System backups.

  • Process monitoring capability to set-up database, building displays, creating reports.

  • Capability to maintain and develop batch sequencing logic in both DCS’s and PLC’s

  • Capability to tune controllers.

  • Understanding of weighing systems to provide design and troubleshooting support.

  • Safety and process interlock understanding Including fundamental knowledge of international safety interlock standards.

  • Capability to design, troubleshoot and support area electrical & instrument systems.

  • Thorough knowledge of E&I drawings including electrical schematics, logic diagrams and P&I diagrams.

Chemours is an equal opportunity employer.

Chemours is an E-Verify employer.

Candidates must be able to perform all duties listed with or without accommodation.

Immigration sponsorship (i.e., H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN visa or any other non-immigrant status) is not currently available for this position.

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