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Instrument & Electrical Superintendent

 

Description

Instrument & Electrical Superintendent 
Our Victoria, TX plant is currently looking for an Instrument & Electrical Superintendent.

Our Team
Instrument & Electrical Superintendent responsibilities will include support and ownership of site-wide instrument integrity, reliability, and overall instrument health through the evaluation and application of best practices.

What You Will Do

  • Responsible for building and leveraging Instrument & Electrical capabilities of their team.
  • Owns the identification, evaluation, and deployment of new technologies and new ways of accomplishing our reliability goals through direct reports and for the overall organization.
  • Supports through the development of others the application of Industry Best Practices: Specifications, Design, and Construction Packages for instrument scopes of work including Controls, PLC, DCS, analyzers, transducers, wireless sensors, control valves, and regulators.
  • This role will partner with all members of the organization to champion reliability strategies and develop project justifications to address plant reliability concerns and continuous improvement initiatives.
  • Lead root cause failure analysis related to equipment and recommended corrective actions to eliminate reoccurrence and bad actors.
  • Provide technical solutions through the collection, analysis, and summary of data and trends.
  • Through your team’s collaboration with Operations and Technicians develop new reliability tools while building capabilities in the operation and technician teams.
  • Advance the organizations technical expertise by keeping up to date with new technology and design changes.
  • Ability to be transformative and innovative in their team’s approach to problem solving and troubleshooting.
  • Facilitate industry leading Reliability Safety Programs, i.e., SIS, Safety Managers, IPL, SIF, Critical Alarms, Interlocks, and Burner Management Systems.
  • Demonstrate the ability to troubleshoot and solve technical problems and steer economic decisions while working with a diverse workforce.

Who You Are (Basic Qualifications)

  • Demonstrated experience leading a team of Instrument & Electrical Technicians and Specialists

OR

  • B.S. degree in Electrical Engineering, Electrical Engineering Technology, or Control Systems Engineering from an accredited college and 5 Years’ experience in Reliability Industrial Role in a petrochemical or PSM covered facility.

What Will Put You Ahead

  • Leadership experience in petrochemical or PSM covered facility.
  • Knowledge of facility/process design in tuning, Industry and PSM standards
  • Demonstrated ability to conduct trouble shooting of process control issues, identifying, and implanting corrective actions.
  • Experience working with plant networks (Server/Clients) and process control hardware.
  • Experience with Analyzers, Power Distribution and Controls
  • Experience applying statistical tools to identify "Bad Actor" equipment (i.e.: Reliability Modeling, Root Cause Analysis, RCA)
  • Working knowledge of compliance and engineering standards (NEC, NFPA, API, OSHA, ISA, EPA, and other RAGAGEP’s)
  • Demonstrated experience leading technical initiatives, troubleshooting and projects.

At Koch companies, we are entrepreneurs. This means we openly challenge the status quo, find new ways to create value and get rewarded for our individual contributions. Any compensation range provided for a role is an estimate determined by available market data. The actual amount may be higher or lower than the range provided considering each candidate’s knowledge, skills, abilities, and geographic location. If you have questions, please speak to your recruiter about the flexibility and detail of our compensation philosophy.

Hiring Philosophy
All Koch companies value diversity of thought, perspectives, aptitudes, experiences, and backgrounds. We are Military Ready and Second Chance employers. Learn more about our hiring philosophy here.

Who We Are

INVISTA is a global manufacturer of chemical intermediates, polymers and fibers. From parts for the automotive industry to medical equipment, air bags, food packaging, carpet and clothing, our ingredients in the nylon 6,6 and polypropylene value chains help bring many of life’s essential products to market. A subsidiary of Koch Industries since 2004, INVISTA is committed to innovation and responsibly creating more value for its customers and society while consuming fewer resources to make these products. See the bigger picture at INVISTA.com

At Koch, employees are empowered to do what they do best to make life better. Learn how our business philosophy helps employees unleash their potential while creating value for themselves and the company.

Our Benefits
Our goal is for each employee, and their families, to live fulfilling and healthy lives. We provide essential resources and support to build and maintain physical, financial, and emotional strength focusing on overall wellbeing so you can focus on what matters most. Our benefits plan includes medical, dental, vision, flexible spending and health savings accounts, life insurance, ADD, disability, retirement, paid vacation/time off, educational assistance, and may also include infertility assistance, paid parental leave and adoption assistance. Specific eligibility criteria is set by the applicable Summary Plan Description, policy or guideline and benefits may vary by geographic region. If you have questions on what benefits apply to you, please speak to your recruiter.

Equal Opportunities
Equal Opportunity Employer, including disability and protected veteran status. Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test. This employer uses E-Verify. Please visit the following website for additional information: http://www.kochcareers.com/doc/Everify.pdf

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