Asset I/E Engineer
Grangemouth, Stirlingshire, United Kingdom
Job type: fulltime
Job industry: Engineering
Our client is a global manufacturer of Speciality Chemicals and Polymers and due to continued growth, they are now looking to add an Asset IE Engineer to their team. You will work within a plant area that has seen significant recent investment and includes a diverse array of equipment types with further major investment continuing in this plant area.
- Identify improvement initiatives to develop maintenance strategies to best practice.
- Generate Asset Care Policies and perform a review of Preventative Maintenance routines.
- Provide discipline expertise and root cause analysis in troubleshooting asset vulnerabilities to minimise impact on the long-term operating plan.
- Provide discipline expertise for identified Polymers improvement projects and act as formal discipline sign off to ensure required level of service delivery.
- Lead trouble-shooting on critical equipment failures to establish root cause of failure and define design improvements to eliminate faults.
- Provide E&I support to the programme of CAPEX projects in the Polymers business.
- Develop, specify and procure critical E&I equipment and strategic spares.
- Define and continuously develop the long term ( year) E&I Strategy for Polymers to ensure clear sight of future budgets and workloads.
- Ensure correct overall E&I spend to meet asset requirements within available budget and where required, drive appropriate prioritisation.
Experience & Qualifications
- Hold a Degree qualification within Electrical, Instrumentation or a relevant discipline.
- Ideally hold Chartered status with professional Institution
- Strong understanding of discipline legislative and regulatory requirements and demonstrated ability to appropriately translate these requirements into equipment inspection/maintenance regimes.
- Have a solid understanding of IEC 61511 Safety instrumented systems, preferably TUV certified FS Eng.
- Demonstrate a good understanding of IEC 60079 ATEX preferably Compex trained.
- Have the ability to carry out Instrument & Electrical site audits and verify installation of equipment.
- Have experience of development of E&I CAPEX projects in a production or manufacturing facility e.g. asset care.
- Be experienced in looking after a plant or asset, such as petrochemical / refining manufacturing facility, power station, off-shore platform, water treatment facility, distillery etc. including new equipment commissioning and problem solving on varied E&I equipment.
- Be skilled in troubleshooting and root cause analysis.
- Have experience of following a Plant Modification process and associated documentation management systems.
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