Analyzer Specialist

Job Title: Analyzer Specialist
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Pennsylvania
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2020-01-29
Reference: BH-122981
Contact Name: Gabriel Fox
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 29, 2020 20:23

Job Description

NES Global Talent is currently searching for an Analyzer Specialist for a role with our client in Western Pennsylvania!

The Analyzer Specialist is a member of the Process Automation Control & Optimization (PACO) Team within the Asset’s Technology Department. The Analyzer Specialist will work closely with and share responsibility with the Senior Analyzer Engineer for the overall technical assurance of the plant process analyzers. This person will actively participate and lead the site acceptance tests and is pivotal to the successful commissioning of the sites complex analyzer systems.

During the run and maintain phase, this individual’s main focus will be day-to-day 2nd level maintenance technical support for complex situational and reliability problems. This individual will work closely with the Maintenance Team Leads (MTL) to support effective and cost efficient analyzer maintenance. The applicant should have extensive experience with Process Analyzers, environmental condition monitoring and familiarity with statistical quality control techniques.


• The Specialist will act as a direct liaison between the technical and maintenance organizations and is expected to take a lead role in troubleshooting, determining root cause of complex process analyzer problems and developing technically sound solutions.

• The Inspector will be responsible for the execution of the Management of Change work process for reliability related improvements/changes (e.g. sample conditioning system improvements) with approval of Sr. Analyzer Engineer.

• Will support and assist in establishing and maintaining PM library and detailed PM text (procedures) for analyzers/QMIs.

• Will bring forward and implement programs/procedures to maintain exceptional analyzer equipment reliability.

• Assures compliance to approved Analytical Equipment list, Shell Design and Engineering Practices (DEPs) and other technical requirements.

• Supports the consistent implementation of the site’s analyzer strategy.

• Participates in incident investigations related to analyzers.

• Contributes directly to finding root cause and resolution of analyzer bad actors.

• Acts as mentor and 2nd level support to analyzer maintenance technicians.

• Active in developing training material in Analyzers/ Quality Measurement Instrumentation (QMI) areas.

• Drives the process of sharing analyzer knowledge not only at the local level but across Shell.

• Ensures maximum reliability of analyzer equipment.

• Continue to meet existing as well as changing requirements from Regulatory and recognized Governing Industry Standards Association/Bodies.

• Assist the Sr. Analyzer Engineer and Maintenance Team Leads to develop, maintain and coordinate a training plan for analyzer technicians. Assist with coordination of on-site or off-site training by others.

• Recommends equipment upgrades and replacements when situations warrant it, such as high cost of maintainability, Obsolescence, loss of vendor support, more effective technological breakthroughs, etc.