DuPont Instrument & Electrical Reliability Specialist in Axis, Alabama

Instrument & Electrical Reliability Specialist (Job Number: 012555W-01)


  • Support overall unit electrical power and instrument systems and management of change.

  • Assist operations and maintenance in order to troubleshoot instrument and electrical problems.

  • Execute Change of Design’s (COD) and complete design in order to correctly and safely implement identified improvements.

  • Act as main I&E liaison with Engineering Contractor for all projects in order to ensure site policies, procedures, standards and specifications are met.

  • Write or approve project scopes

  • Mark and approve all I&E drawings

  • Establish and maintain installation details and standards

  • Represent business unit at Process Hazard Analysis and set standards for implementing DX3S standards

  • Participate as active member of unit technology team to develop and implement long range plans for instrument and electrical.

  • Provide instrument and electrical checkout and start-up support of facilities to meet production and business needs.

  • Guide and train area personnel on instrument and electrical technologies to assist reliability effort.

  • Create and maintain related documentation, files, procedures, databases, drawings and schematics to ensure integrity of unit instrument and electrical technologies.

  • Participate on related networks and user groups to leverage learnings across the organization.

  • Act as primary contact with Alabama Power in to address contract, reliability and technical issues.

  • Provide overall technical guidance to Electrical Specialists and I&E Area Resources on electrical and power distribution issues to ensure site electrical needs are met.

  • Support site on electrical classification analysis.

  • Support, maintain, and improve site electrical distribution systems to include Motor Control Centers, Transformers, and other medium voltage applications (480V).

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  • Associate degree in Industrial Instrumentation, Electronics or Electrical a B.S. Electrical Engineering with emphasis in Industrial Instrumentation preferred.

  • 5-10 years manufacturing plant experience as an I&E Specialist/Engineer (Chemical Plant Preferred).

  • Journeyman electrician or instrument technician card/license with 10-15 years of experience if you do not have an Associate or Bachelor’s degree in Instrumentation, Electronics, or Electrical Engineering.

  • Demonstrated knowledge of I&E drawings including electrical schematics, loops, logic diagrams, and P&I diagrams with documentation.

  • Demonstrated knowledge of electrical principles, technologies, codes and standards.

  • Demonstrated knowledge of instrument calibration, commissioning, process control principles, and ISO 9001 Compliance.

  • Demonstrated ability to design, troubleshoot and support area electrical & instrument systems and infrastructure

  • Excellent communications/interpersonal skills to allow productive collaborative relationships with varying levels of organization from technicians to management.

  • Demonstrated strengths in getting results, meeting commitments & problem-solving skills.

  • Demonstrated knowledge and skill at using SAP

  • Demonstrated knowledge Electrical distribution and power systems experience required for this position include Motor Control Centers, Drives, Inverters, and other related 480V systems

  • Core Competencies - Teamwork/Collaboration, Managing For Productivity, Innovation, Engagement, Embracing Change, Communicating With Impact ,Business Acumen, Build Sustainable Customer Relationships, Analysis And Judgement

Primary Location: NA-United States-Alabama-Axis

Organization: Crop Protection

Schedule: Full-time

Education Level: Associate's Degree/College Diploma (±13 years)

Employee Status: Regular

Job Type: Experienced

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