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Safety Systems Instrument Engineer at Flint Hills Resources, LP

Posted in Architecture 30+ days ago.

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Type: Full-Time
Location: Corpus Christi, Texas

Job Description:

Who are we? Watch to find out!

''Innovation is facilitated by having the right people in the

right roles with the right skills and values.''

- Charles Koch, Koch Industries Chairman and CEO

Safety Systems Instrument Engineer
Corpus Christi, TX 

A Day In The Life Typically Includes: 

  • Develop and maintain site Safety Instrument System (SIS) documentation, day to day tracking of events, and support for refinery safety systems.

  • Develop and maintain safety shutdown and interlock documentation for new projects as well as TA projects.

  • Model safety system performance utilizing Fault Tree software to ensure acceptable Safety Integrity Level (SIL) Performance of plant Safety Instrumented Functions (SIFs).

  • Maintain ownership of Mechanical Integrity (MI) program and documentation including test records.

  • Ensure SIS testing is performed at the interval required to support the performance target of each SIF.

  • Utilize economic thinking to justify and initiate lifecycle projects to upgrade/replace obsolete or unreliable equipment.

What You Will Need:

Basic Qualifications: 

  • 5+ years of instrumentation/electrical or process controls engineering experience

  • Valid Driver’s License 

Education Required:

  •  Bachelors of Science in engineering from an ABET-accredited program


What Will Put You Ahead?

Preferred Qualifications: 

  • Direct work experience in the petrochemical industry.

  • Working knowledge of Industry Standard IEC 61511 “Functional Safety: Safety Instrumented Systems for the Process Industry” and OSHA 20 CFR 119.1910(j): “Mechanical Integrity”

  • Experience with Safety Instrumented Systems and Mechanical Integrity processes.

  • ISA or TṺV Certification as an ISA84 Expert or CFSE / CFSP.

Education Preferred:
Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering or Chemical Engineering
Want to learn more about Flint Hills Resources?

This role is not eligible for visa sponsorship.
Salary and benefits commensurate with experience.

We are an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran

Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test.

This role is subject to the Transportation Workers Identification Credentialing (TWIC) rule and requires the successful candidate to obtain a TWIC identification badge, allowing for unescorted access to the facility within a specific time period.
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