DCS Project Engineer

Lima, Ohio, United States

Job Reference 1190866

Location Lima, Ohio, United States

Industry Oil & Gas - Downstream

Function Engineering & Design

Job Type Contract

Date Added June 27, 2023

Airswift has been tasked by one of our major petrochemical clients to seek a DCS Project Engineer to join their team in Lima, OH on a 6 to a 12-month assignment.

  • Assist with P&ID and control scheme development.
  • Attend HAZOP, initial collection of alarm data and consequences for not responding to alarms
  • Work on design of the more complex control strategies, keeping them similar to other strategies in the facility for ease of operator understanding and maintenance.
  • Identify any DCS infrastructure modifications/additions to support project.
  • Participate in design of any infrastructure modifications/additions.
  • Assign tag numbers and DCS I/O.
  • Identify any additional hardware and/or software licensing needs.
  • Develop DCS Tag Database from Instrument Index to be provided to L&A for DCS Configuration and Operator Graphics development.
  • Work with L&A to develop new and modified operator graphics.
  • Work with L&A to develop, integrate, manage and implement various DCS databases: Points, alarms, assets, SCADA (data from PLCs and SIS systems), alarm groups, operator menus, PHD (PI data).
  • Participate in alarm rationalization.
  • Attend FATs and SATs.
  • Assist with operator training documentation.
  • Loop Check
  • Start-up support.
  • System clean-up post-project.
  • As-built documentation.

  • Refining process knowledge.
  • Understanding of PSM processes.
  • Knowledge of Honeywell DCS systems, software and infrastructure.
  • Process Controls experience.
  • Familiarity with Honeywell PHD and OSI Soft PI
  • 5+ years of experience with Honeywell, as well as refinery experience
  • Per diem offered for non-local candidates.

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