Sr. Electrical Engineer

Join a Global Organization that has been around for just shy of 100 years and has played a vital role in the energy production industry.

  • Port Arthur, TX
  • $95,000 - $120,000
  • Managed by Jobot Pro: James Boyd
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A bit about us:

This organization is a multi-energy company that produces and markets fuels, natural gas and electricity. Our 100,000 employees are committed to better energy that is more affordable, more reliable, cleaner and accessible to as many people as possible. Active in more than 130 countries, our ambition is to become the responsible energy major.

Why join us?

Striving to be completely carbon neutral in all its global activities by 2050.
Competitive Base Salary
Work Life Balance

Job Details

Job Description:

Oversee the design, selection, configuration, maintenance and documentation for all electrical systems at the refinery to support optimum unit operations while minimizing environmental excursions and safety events.
Assist plant maintenance groups in troubleshooting and repair of electrical equipment and systems and provide training as needed to assure uninterrupted refinery operation.
Provide electrical engineering services for refinery capital and expense projects to insure quality installations that meet refinery standards

Context and environment:

This position combines an understanding of electrical engineering principles, power systems, and refinery unit operations and overall profitability to assure that these systems function properly.
This person directs the continual design, selection, configuration, maintenance and documentation for all electrical systems at the refinery to achieve refinery performance objectives.
The incumbent continually evaluates the rapidly changing electrical power field to assure that the refinery selects the most modern, cost-effective, compatible equipment for new and retrofit projects. This person fosters a customer service attitude to provide the refinery with leadership in the electrical field and takes a leadership position in sharing information in this field with all interested parties at the refinery and corporate level.
The incumbent is the technical advisor to the refinery’s capital project group for the design of the electrical facilities and the specification of electrical equipment.
Serve as the technical power expert for the refinery complex. Provide guidance and direction to the management team in all matters of electrical importance, especially in the areas of power reliability within and outside the refinery’s electrical system.
Must be able to communicate effectively about electrical issues to other technical non-electrical personnel in a manner that ensures a thorough understanding of any electrical power issues.
Develop and/or update existing electrical engineering standards and establish guidelines for preventative and predictive maintenance activities.
Work closely with the public utility to ensure that the electrical system providing power to the refinery is reliable

Candidate profile:

BS Electrical Engineering with a minimum 5+ years of progressive experience in a petrochemical facility.
Knowledge and experience in ISA, ANSI, NEC, NESC, IEEE, and OSHA 1910 standards as they apply to electrical equipment and safe work practices.
Strong working knowledge of SEL, Multilin, and Basler Relays.
Strong working knowledge of SKM software in order to perform short circuit analysis, motor starting studies, and arc flash studies.
Experience in the application of protective relaying.
Experience in the design and trouble-shooting of electrical switchgear and controls for voltages from 480v to transmission voltages.
Knowledge in the repair and control of both induction and synchronous motors.
Competent in the use of Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
Experience in the use and interpretation of data collected with standard electrical test equipment.
This position requires daily interface with many disciplines within the refinery, with special emphasis on the ability to successfully communicate technical electrical issues to non-electrical personnel in order to assist them in making sound and safe decisions.
Ability to lead by example, logical problem solving skills, works well in team environment, able to manage multiple/changing priorities
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Managed by Jobot Pro
Port Arthur, TX
Job Type
$95,000 - $120,000