I&E DCS Technician

Job title: I&E DCS Technician
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Wyoming
Salary: Competitive
Reference: BH-129135
Contact Name: Lesly Perez
Phone Number: +1 346 226 7797
Job Published: 17 days ago

Job Description



•           Provide day-to-day troubleshooting, corrective maintenance, and defect elimination for operating control systems. 

•           Perform periodic maintenance and system / device performance testing; document system tuning or configuration changes, calibrations, and test equipment.

•           Participate in project P&ID and cause & effect drawing reviews. Ensure proposed project design will integrate with existing control system architecture and infrastructure

•           Develop, test and implement control and shutdown logic to implement project P&IDs and shutdown matrices; work with SCADA team to address system requirements, database creation, graphics, configuration, and FCO.

•           Support supply chain in instrumentation systems and control / SCADA equipment procurement activities.

•           Conduct factory acceptance testing and field inspection, installation, & testing.



Required Qualifications

•           Legally authorized to work in the United States.

•           Valid driver’s license.

•           10+ years of field experience in process automation and industrial control system troubleshooting, maintenance, testing, and design.

•           Strong troubleshooting skills.  Ability to investigate trends, interpret vendor data, data sheets, drawings, and process flow diagrams; ability to interpret sequence of event tables and logs in relationship to the plant process, instrumentation devices, and controls configuration; ability to read and understand P&IDs, electrical prints, schematics, loop drawings, loop sheets, and technical bulletins.

•           Ability to troubleshoot computer and network issues; deploy software; develop and build up process control network operator interface stations, applications stations, database management and maintenance; and comply with corporate process control network cyber security policies.

•           Understanding of controls philosophies and standards for different equipment designs, i.e.: ladder logic, structured text, function block logic, and recipe driven processes.

•           Proficiency with common Industrial control system programming languages and associated syntax and code documentation requirements.

•           Familiarity with PSM, ISA and NFPA codes and regulations as pertaining to the process industry.


Preferred Qualifications:


•           Ability to configure/program the following systems at an expert level.

o          Emerson Delta V & associated components.

o          Rockwell ControlLogix/RSLogix5/RSLogix500/connected components and associated communications.

o          Siemens S7/400’s & PCS7.

o          Ethernet switches, firewalls, MW wireless radios, fiber optic systems.

o          Bentley Nevada and Emerson Process vibration monitoring equipment.

o          Process instrumentation (flow, pressure, level, temperature), control valves, variable speed drives, online analyzers, wireless instruments, vibration, etc.

o          Industrial data communication networks including Foundation Fieldbus, Modbus, CHARMS, Ethernet/ IP, TCP/IP, AB-DH+, and other serial and wireless interfaces.

o          Expert knowledge and ability to tune complex PID and Fuzzy Logic control loops, and augmentations of each, such as Feed Forward Control; and a basic knowledge of Neural Networks and Model Predictive Control.

o          MS Office applications (Excel, PowerPoint, and Word)

•           Expertise in PHA and LOPA and its implementation requirements regarding safety instrumented systems and safety instrumented functions.

•           Good understanding of power generation and Solar turbines and their controls.

•           Understanding of power management systems and load-shed schemes.

•           Proficient with GE and Schneider medium voltage relay applications and troubleshooting.     

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