Instrumentation Engineer (Whiting, Indiana)

  • AMS
Regular - Full Time Drilling / workover / completions/ well area Electrical engineering Engineering Engineering and major projects Engineering support Engineering technician Field operations-support Instrument Petroleum Pipeline Refining, terminal and pipeline operations

Job Description

The BP Whiting refinery is currently seeking an Instrumentation Engineer to serve as a member of the Whiting Instrument and Electrical Engineering Team, supporting the delivery of costeffective, safe, environmentally sound, as well as reliable unit operations. In this role you will utilize leading edge technologies in the monitoring, evaluation, maintenance, repair, selection, and upgrading of instrumentation & instrument standards to maximize unit availability and performance. The Instrument Engineer will work with other engineering, maintenance, and operations personnel, as well as industry experts, in both project and day-today support roles. The Instrument Engineers function in a variety of roles within the Whiting Business Unit and within the Engineering Team including: Technical Support, TroubleShooting, Instrument Design, Reliability Engineering, Maintenance Engineering, Project Engineering, and Special Projects. In this role you will be subject to emergency call out as well as Turnaround work schedules.

Essential Education
- Required: Bachelor Degree in Electrical, Chemical, Mechanical Engineering or other Technical Engineering Discipline or 10 years of experience in a role performing instrument engineering or equivalent
- Preferred: Professional Engineering License

Essential Experience and Job Requirements
- Minimum 5 years in Instrument Engineering or related experience in a chemical plant, refinery, or equivalent environment with an engineering degree
- Minimum 10 years in Instrument Engineering or related experience in a chemical plant, refinery, or equivalent environment without an engineering degree
- Experience supporting maintenance, reliability, process, or project engineering
- Engineering experience in troubleshooting/specifying instruments, DCS, PLC and/or SIS equipment, associated with process equipment i.e. pumps, heat exchangers, vessels, compressors, piping

Desirable criteria
- Oil and Gas Experience
- Experience with DCS, PLC and SIS hardware and software SIS certification (e.g. TUV or ISA/IEC 61511) Additional Information
- Successful candidate must have a TWIC card on their first day of employment