Title : OTS Regional Engineer, Controls / Instrumentation
Date : 01 May 2020
Location : West Port or Banting, Malaysia Prepared by : Ed Chang
Reports to : Regional Manager Group : OTS Asia
Experience : 5 to 10+ years in gas, petrochemical, or related industry in operations and / or engineering or related activities.
Preferably 5+ years in process controls / instrumentation and / or process engineering.
Education : BS in Engineering. Preferable in Electrical Engineering or Automation Engineering.
Requirements : The person in this position will be mainly responsible for the plant instrumentation and control system troubleshooting and plant project and continuous improvement support.
This person is also responsible for the plant support of the Process Automation System (PAS) with respect to some programming skills, preventive maintenance, plant shutdown circuit revalidation and legacy control system upgrade.
A strong background in control and instrumentation, including valves, transmitters, controllers and logic configuration is a desired.
Proficiency with methods of level, temperature, pressure and flow measurement is required, as well as knowledge relating to process control, and safety systems.
Emphasis placed on safety, team work, and aptitude toward challenging work. Skills related to legacy control system upgrade planning, implementation and communications within our organizations are highly desirable.
Travel within the region is routine and occasionally to other international destinations.
Primary routine duties involve providing day-to-day tech support to Asia process plants in two major technical disciplines controls and instrumentation and also include participation in new plants startup and commissioning, installing, and maintaining controls systems.
Also facilitates implementation in the Asia process plants of AP global best practices and RCA in the controls and instrumentation disciplines and participates in generating RCA investigation report and best practices for AP process plants in the controls and instrumentation areas.
This position is also responsible for helping to implement Critical Safety Circuit (CSS) revalidation work, eMOC and spare parts strategy in the plant.
This position is also responsible for helping to train AP-Asia local controls / instrumentation engineering technical personnel in our plant maintenance organization and our JV / Subs.
Operations Types : ASU, SMR / Caloric H2, Liquid and bulk distribution, Gas pipelines, Generated gases, other.
Work Schedule : This position supports field operations, which operate 24 hours a day everyday, and as such this position is always on call.
Normal work schedule is Monday through Friday, but realistically will require considerable extra hours and some weekend / holiday work.
Travel Required : About 50% of the time, mostly in South-East Asia.