Instrumentation & Electrical Technician

Full-time, Polymer Chemistry

Texas, United States Apply Now Apply until: Open until further notice

Responsibility

The Nouryon Pasadena Site Maintenance Organization is looking for a Senior Instrumentation & Electrical Technician. The medium-sized site is the world leader in Organic Peroxides production, operating 5 separate production units. This is a non-labor union, continuous process plant with packaging and shipping operations at the site.
 
 
Job Description
- Ability to operate, perform “basic and routine maintenance,” and troubleshoot equipment which includes the following physical activities:  climbing, standing, bending, twisting and moving around stairs, ladders, platforms and various packaging and processing equipment.
- Maintenance of equipment based on written documentation pertaining to the job, including documenting all maintenance and work orders using the companies' Computerized Maintenance Management Software (CMMS) program.
- Experience and proficiency in trouble shooting, installation, maintenance, repair and testing of:
-- Power distribution equipment, 4160V, 480V, 240V, 208V,120V,
- Note: Experience with 13.8 kV equipment - is a plus


- Power transformers, unit substations, MCC’s

- MV and LV Switchgear

- Variable Speed Dives, VFD's

- Power and lighting panel boards

- Analog and digital control loops, 24 Vdc

- PLC's and HMI screens

- Modulating control and actuated isolation valves

- Various instruments and control devices, i.e. transmitters, switches, etc.


- Use of tools, i.e. tape measure, Meggers, multi-meters and other related test equipment.

- Responsible for advanced electrical troubleshooting and repair of electrical and instrumentation systems.
- Safely and effectively operate, maintain, and troubleshoot high speed packaging and processing equipment to produce Company products
- Meet all safety expectations including wearing the required personnel protective equipment and follow all safe practices.
- Resource for Process Reliability improvement efforts as well as root cause problem solving
- Project support as needed
- Maintain and update technical documentation for equipment on lines
- Proficiency in computer controls programming logic is a plus
- Responsible for instrument calibrations
- Ability to attend and successfully complete internal/external training courses determined by the Company to maintain/build technical capabilities
- Expectation to work with attitude aligned with company values
- Ability to comply with attendance policy

Job Requirements

- Minimum of 5 years of previous work experience in high speed manufacturing or industrial environment
- 5+ years of experience with electrical controls / PLC trouble shooting, programming and repair preferred
- Demonstrated background of mechanical and electrical aptitude
- Must be able to work on a normal 5 day, 8 hour shift and also 12 hour shifts during plant shutdowns as needed. Also needs to be able to take on-call duties for at least 1 week per month. Flexibility is a plus
- Able to lift objects up to 50 pounds frequently
- Must be a self-directed worker, capable of working in a team environment to solve problems and implement solutions
- Must be able to effectively read, comprehend, interpret, record and apply information from documents (i.e. equipment manuals, schematics, logic & wiring diagrams, specification sheets, blueprints, SOP's, policies, etc.)

Vacancy data
Closing date
Open until further notice
Vacancy number
180006ZQ
Organization
Continent
North America
Country
United States
State/Region/Province
Texas
Site
Pasadena
Business unit
Polymer Chemistry
Job characteristics
Job family
Manufacturing
Hierarchy level
Professional/Experienced/Specialist
Full time/part time
Full-time
Contract type
Permanent

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About Nouryon

We are a global specialty chemicals leader. Industries worldwide rely on our essential chemistry in the manufacture of everyday products such as paper, plastics, building materials, food, pharmaceuticals, and personal care items. Building on our nearly 400-year history, the dedication of our 10,000 employees, and our shared commitment to business growth, strong financial performance, safety, sustainability, and innovation, we have established a world-class business and built strong partnerships with our customers. We operate in over 80 countries around the world and our portfolio of industry-leading brands includes Eka, Dissolvine, Trigonox, and Berol.

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