Company: CF Industries
Location: Sioux City
Posted on: April 18, 2019
Electrical Engineer Job Description: CF Industries is a global
leader in transforming natural gas into nitrogen. The chemical
processes we use ensure we have the nitrogen we need to support
life on earth - from fertilizer that feeds the crops that feed the
world to products that remove harmful emissions from industrial
activities. Through our nine world-class manufacturing complexes
and best-in-class distribution system, we serve agricultural and
industrial customers. We invite you to be a part of our nearly
3,000 employees making a difference every day. Job Summary: This
position is accountable for providing technical support to
Engineering, Operations and Maintenance for the plants electrical
and instrumentation systems and to provide design input for
projects. The Electrical Engineer will create and develop designs
by analyzing a technical problem, field checking and specifying
applicable equipment and developing cost and scheduling estimates.
The engineer is responsible to ensure design safety by
incorporating applicable codes and standards and sound engineering
design practices. Job Description: Key Job Elements:
- Provide daily maintenance support to I&E technicians and
operations to solve plant problems.
- Provide long-term preventive/predictive maintenance program
support to assure continuing reliability.
- Review the content of maintenance work packages to assure
conformance to applicable regulatory codes, standards, and best
practices. Facilitate knowledge base and skill training for
appropriate CF personnel and develop on site competencies of the
- Provide electrical and instrumentation engineering designs for
assigned projects. This may include directing and reviewing the
work of outside engineering firms and/or developing in house design
and construction packages.
- Develop capital and expense budget requirements related to
electrical system reliability projects, preventative and predictive
maintenance programs, and repairs.
- Prepare project authorization documentation including cost
estimates, project justification, schedules and execution
- Manage and support Management of Change (MOC) process for
documenting any changes to instrumentation and electrical
equipment. Coordinate all documentation changes with the
engineering/drafting department. Evaluate site power requirements,
including performing short circuit analysis, arc flash and
protective device coordination studies.
- Provide project start-up and other troubleshooting support for
- Manage on-site contractors to ensure construction activities
meet safety goals, budgetary requirements, quality control, and
- Support control systems engineer and technicians with their
efforts to maintain and upgrade the plant's process control
- Identify training requirements and exercise opportunities to
gain knowledge of plant equipment and increase skill level.
- Support site EHS activities through compliance with all
environmental, health and safety policies/procedures, and through
active participation in EHS programs and initiatives Position
Requirements: 1. Bachelor's degree in electrical engineering with a
minimum of 5 years related experience
2. Experience in a chemical processing environment and Management
of Change. 3. Must be able to enter plant operating sites utilizing
ladders and platforms in excess of 100 feet, entering confined
spaces, utilizing all required personal protective equipment. 4.
Strong leadership, interpersonal and effective team skills. 5. Good
general knowledge of PC software applications, including Word,
Excel and Outlook and able to utilize an electronic maintenance
management software. 6. Works in a safe manner that promotes EHS
goals of the plant and the company. 7. Strong analytical,
troubleshooting and decision making skills. 8. Capable of handling
several projects and support activities simultaneously. 9. Previous
experience in a technical role with vast expertise in
instrumentation and electrical system reliability, troubleshooting
and design. 10. Working knowledge of medium voltage (5-15kV) and
low voltage electrical equipment, including switchgear, MCCs, VFDs,
motors, etc. 11. Working knowledge of process instrumentation,
valves, and analytical equipment. 12. Working knowledge of industry
codes & standards, including NFPA, API, IEEE, NEMA, UL, ANSI, etc.
13. Working knowledge of control systems including distributed
control systems (DCS), programmable logic controllers (PLC),
historians and advanced process control functions is a plus. CF
Industries is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All
qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment
without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin,
disability, or protected Veteran status. CF Industries
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