SABIC Instrumentation Engineer in Mt. Vernon, Indiana

Position Title Instrumentation Engineer

Auto Req ID 8856BR

Relocation Assistance Yes

Region/Pole Americas

Functional Work Area Engineering

Job Purpose & Responsibilities Essential Functions/Responsibilities:

The successful candidate will be responsible for electrical instrumentation reliability engineering on the Mount Vernon Site.

Major Responsibilities:

Responsible for improving instrumentation systems reliability through the development and implementation of a predictive and preventive systems maintenance process.

Execute analytical and troubleshooting skills to address instrumentation systems issues. Conduct root cause analysis to improve system reliability.

Provide technical reliability direction to key stakeholders.

Develop and deploy methodology to monitor and reduce system failures.

Serve as the subject matter expert for instrumentation standards and practices.

Consult in the development of projects for improvements and expansions and support equipment repairs.

Coordinate and document emergency shutdown systems testing.

Support the technical development of instrumentation Specialists and Technicians.

Develop job scopes for capital and maintenance instrumentation related engineering work to be executed.

Prepare project packages (print, loop sheet, specification sheets, operating instruction, schematic, wiring diagram revisions, spare parts needs, preventive maintenance requirements, etc) for instrumentation work to be executed.

The site is located in Mt. Vernon, IN - just west of Evansville, IN.

Requirements Qualifications/Requirements

-B.S. in Electrical Engineering, or engineering technology, or comparable work experience

3 years industrial experience

-Familiarity with controls and instrumentation hardware and systems used in chemical industry applications such as control valves, flow elements, temperature and pressure related equipment, level monitoring equipment, analyzers, logic systems and process historians.

  • -Familiarity with PC applications such as Word, Excel

Familiarity with NEC, ISA, IEEE, and other industrial/regulatory electrical/instrumentation codes and standards

Eligibility Requirements:

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 -Safety instrumented system design and testing experience including participation in HAZOP, LOPA, FMEA, and RCA analysis.

-Familiarity with Process Safety Management (PSM)

  • Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to effectively communicate with operation, technical, mechanical/electrical maintenance crafts people

-Excellent organizational and team building skills


Country United States of America

City Mt. Vernon

State/Province Indiana (IN)


Weve always believed that it takes special people to make a difference. They need ingenuity, brilliance and the freedom to turn their ideas into reality. At SABIC, this is our culture. We find open-minded, gifted and questioning people. Then we create the conditions for their talent to flourish: fulfilling work environments, state-of-the-art technology and the empowerment they need. So when you work for SABIC, youre the person who can find new solutions and possibilities that change the world for the better.

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.

Disclaimers (USA):

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