SABIC Electrical Reliability Engineer in Burkville, Alabama

Position Title Electrical Reliability Engineer

Auto Req ID 8892BR

Relocation Assistance Yes

Region/Pole Americas

Functional Work Area Engineering

Job Purpose & Responsibilities Job Purpose & Responsibilities

Responsible for electrical reliability engineering on the Burkville Site. The focus will be to implement proactive solutions to improve EHS&S, cost, and asset reliability. This will include the optimization of preventive and predictive maintenance programs and identification and correction of long standing maintenance issues. Will require working closely with Process Availability Leaders in the different units, Maintenance Leaders, Reliability Specialists, and other key stakeholders from a wide variety of Site functions.


-Serve as the Site Electrical Installation Responsible Person (EIRP).

-Lead Site Management program initiatives centered around electrical safety (SHEMS)

-Provide necessary support for troubleshooting of electrical equipment

-Establish preventive and predictive maintenance programs in each operation as needed

-Identify leading edge maintenance technology that drives area performance

-Assist in the development of maintenance personnel training procedures and provide training as needed

-Identify, engineer, and implement projects/programs that help increase productivity and ensure stability across the site

-Serve as the subject matter expert for electrical standards and practices.

-Lead Root Cause Analysis (RCA) efforts related to electrical equipment

Requirements Requirements:

-B.S. in Electrical Engineering

-Minimum of 5 years of experience in Electrical Engineering with applicable experience as an Electrical Engineer in an industrial facility

-Familiarity with Maintenance Management Systems

-Must have experience with Electrical Engineering and troubleshooting of low, medium, and high (115KV/13.8KV) voltage distribution systems and switchgear, AC/DC variable drives, plant instrumentation and controls

-Must have excellent interpersonal skills and ability to effectively communicate with operations, technical, mechanical/electrical maintenance crafts people

-Familiarity with Reliability techniques, including Root Cause Analysis and Reliability Centered Maintenance

-Familiarity with PC applications such as Word, Excel

Eligibility Requirements:

You must submit your application for employment online to be considered. Please submit your resume using the apply online option on this page.

You must be 18 years or older

You must be willing to take a drug test as part of the selection process

You must be willing to submit to a background investigation as part of the selection process

You must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States

Desired Skill -Experience in the chemical industry with Process Safety Management (PSM) background

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

-Excellent organizational and team building skills


Country United States of America

City Burkville

State/Province Alabama (AL)


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At SABIC, we know that our success depends on your success. Were committed to nurturing your talent, to help you achieve both your career ambitions and life goals. Weve created tailored training and development programs for our employees which are among the best in the petrochemical industry. This is not a job where you dream about the weekend. This is a job where you dream about how you can change things for the better, for everyone. And this is a company where your dreams can be realized, where your ideas can be made reality, and where what you make can make a difference.

SABIC is a global leader in chemicals headquartered in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. From making cars and planes more fuel-efficient, to helping conserve the worlds water supply and enabling colorful smartphone cases, we find solutions to the challenges of today to help our customers achieve their ambitions and build a better tomorrow.

Operating in the Americas since 1987, SABIC employs over 5,000 people and operates from 17 office locations and 17 manufacturing sites and technology and innovation centers in Exton, PA; Houston, TX; Mt. Vernon, IN; and Selkirk, NY.

SABIC is committed to creating a diverse work environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and as such will not discriminate in its employment practices, including recruiting and hiring practices, based on a persons race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship, sex (including gender identity, sexual orientation and pregnancy), age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, or other characteristics protected by law.

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