I&E Engineer

Nutrien Ltd.

Geismar, LA

Geismar, LA, US
Geismar, LA
30+ days ago

Job Description

Engineer - E/I (Reliability Department) - (Geismar, Louisiana, U.S.A.)

At Nutrien, our Purpose is to grow our world from the ground up and we do so with safety and integrity as our core values. Nothing is more important than sending our people home safe, every day.

Nutrien is a leading provider of agricultural products, services, and solutions. With approximately 20,000 employees world-wide, we are the largest producer of potash (by capacity) and one of the world’s largest producers of nitrogen and phosphate. We also operate a leading agriculture retail network that services over 500,000 growers.

We harvest the best. Diverse views and experience make us strong. We look for people who have a safety-first mindset, who are collaborative team players, who deliver on their commitments, who are innovators in search of a better way, and who believe in inclusion.

Working at Nutrien will provide you an opportunity to help us Feed the Future, and grow your career.

Position will report to the Superintendent - E/I.

This position is located in Geismar, LA and is not available for remote work.

What you will do:

  • Support the E/I Maintenance group with assessment, implementation, and project management of facility E/I needs
  • Conduct and support failure analyses on affected electrical, instrument, analyzer and controls equipment
  • Generate new and/or update equipment specifications for electrical, instrument, analyzer and controls equipment based on results of failure analysis
  • Develop and/or modify settings, logic diagrams, loop sheets, specification sheets, power schematics, one-lines diagrams, etc. for electrical, instrument, analyzer and controls equipment
  • Gather and interpret event reports from electricals relays, instrument diagnostics, DCS, SIS systems, or other software in order to ascertain the initiating event of related equipment failures
  • Review and approve electrical, instrument, analyzer and controls equipment design, technology, and installation specifications for projects generated by the Capital Improvement (Engineering) Department to ensure best practices are implemented
  • Involvement in Reliability/PSM/Mechanical Integrity leadership focusing primarily on instrument and electrical equipment criticality, reliability centered maintenance implementation, and predictive maintenance program management
  • Develop and implement site predictive and preventative maintenance procedures for electrical, instrument, analyzer, and controls equipment
  • Review results of predictive and preventative maintenance, commissioning, QA/QC, and acceptance testing of electrical, instrument, analyzer, and controls equipment
  • Maintain SRS specifications, SIL ratings, and other PSM critical process safety information associated with plant instrumentation or electrical infrastructure
  • Represent the site on the Electrical and/or SIS Site Stakeholder Teams
  • Provide technical assistance to the I&E Maintenance Technicians on certain specialized electrical, instrument, analyzer and controls equipment applications and equipment when necessary. (e.g. diagnosing variable frequency drive issues)
  • Sponsor, draft, route, and drive to completion Management of Change (MOC’s)
  • Develop I&E Engineering Packages to support to Maintenance Projects, Bad Actors, and Continuous Improvement efforts for non-capital related projects
  • All other duties as assigned

What you will bring:

  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Electrical Engineering
  • P.E. License is a preferred but not required
  • 3+ years of experience in an electrical and instrumentation related role preferably in a chemical manufacturing facility
  • Familiarity with the 14 Elements of Process Safety Management
  • Exposure to a variety of electrical, instrument, analyzer, and control equipment (this role will interface with all 4)
  • Demonstrated capability to lead and support I&E projects
  • Experience with chemical plant design, process equipment, and utilities
  • Mastery of basic electrical theory and a general knowledge of instrumentation and analytical technology as it applies to specifying and applying equipment
  • Knowledge of a variety of test equipment and methods employed for testing and troubleshooting electrical, instrumentation, analyzer, and controls equipment
  • A valid driver's license with a driving record that meets company standards and its insurers
  • Ability to obtain TWIC (Transportation Worker Identification Credential) as issued by TSA (Transportation Security Administration)
  • Ability to effectively communicate, orally (face to face and by telephone) and in writing, in English with coworkers, contractors, government officials and Senior Management
  • Ability to read and understand written material (in English), including use and understanding of basic numerical calculations, safety rules and operations instructional guides and procedures manuals
  • Ability to deal effectively with people and resolve conflicts and problems
  • Able to organize and prioritize multiple projects and adjust quickly as needed
  • Ability to accept direction and work effectively & cooperatively with other people
  • Intermediate computer skills with Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, and Power Point)
  • Strong leadership, communication, and interpersonal skills with both company and contract employees
  • Goal orientated attitude, self-motivated, and able to work independently
  • Strong analytical and troubleshooting skills
  • Ability to sit, stand, and walk for extended periods of time
  • Willingness to work in protected areas at heights
  • Ability to work over water (dock)
  • Ability to hear and smell for deficiencies or hazards
  • Ability to pass a respiratory fit test
  • Ability to work in all weather conditions
  • Maintain regular, dependable attendance and a high level of performance
  • Willingness to work overtime, weekends, and holidays as needed and required
  • Availability to respond to call-out as assigned
  • Ability to work with a team, take direction from supervisor, keep required work schedule, focus on attention to details, and follow work rules
  • Ability to communicate effectively with fellow workers and demonstrate adherence to established safety policies and procedures
  • Ability to withstand moderate noise levels
  • Are you a good match? Apply today!

Nutrien is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to creating an inclusive workplace.  We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics

This job will remain posted until filled. In accordance with Nutrien policies, you will be required to undergo a background check and may be required to undergo a substance test. While we appreciate all applications we receive, only candidates under consideration will be contacted.

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About the Company

Nutrien Ltd.