Shell Electrical Technician, Mont Belvieu, TX in Mont Belvieu, United States
Electrical Technician, Mont Belvieu, TX
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The successful candidate will be committed to the Safe, Clean, Reliable and Efficient operation of Shell Midstream assets. The successful candidate will safely perform day-to-day maintenance activities to ensure reliable operations which meet all regulatory criteria and transportation of products (crude/chemical/product and additives).
Duties will include but not limited to:
Schedules and executes regulatory inspections, preventative maintenance, and reactive/breakdown maintenance on a wide range of instrumentation and electrical equipment in accordance with the SPLC Electrical Inspection & Maintenance manual. Identifies specific process improvement needs and provides recommendations for system upgrades and streamlining. Assesses other customer needs daily to assure all instrumentation and equipment is safe and reliable for operation and maintained per approved R&I plans and that appropriate resources are available to meet customer needs. Installs, trouble shoots, and repairs instruments and electrical equipment. The role requires the ability to communicate well at all levels in the organization and strong process discipline.
Perform all work in a safe manner in adherence with Goal Zero.
Follow maintenance execution process (GAME).
Follow Process Control Domain (PCD) processes.
Utilize SAP Preventative Maintenance (PM) notifications and work orders to manage work processes to ensure all instrumentation and electrical equipment is maintained per scheduled maintenance plans in a timely manner. Manage work orders in SAP to meet maintenance requirements and reactive maintenance requests.
Own and organize assigned jobs through determining material and equipment needed, scheduling downtime, and arranging for outside contractors and special items needed.
Manage installation, inspection, trouble shooting, calibration, and repair of instruments and electrical equipment at sites including pipeline pump stations, tank farms, terminals, and delivery sites, Equipment includes but is not limited to motors, electrical systems, 13.8 KV AC switchgear down to 24 Volt DC instrumentation, tank gauging systems, PLC, communication equipment, motor controls, SCADA equipment, etc.
Ensure all installations and repairs are done in accordance with manufacturer specifications.
Schedule and execute regulatory inspections and complete all required paperwork.
Interpret and understand equipment, station, and protective and control devices (P&CD) drawings; use knowledge to serve as expert on the equipment parameters, flow rates, pressure ratings, etc.
Oversee third parties to ensure safe operations and adherence to regulations and manufacturer specifications.
Respond to abnormal operation conditions.Work closely with technical support staff, engineering staff, operations staff, and other stakeholders to maintain system reliability and availability.
Complete and stay in compliance with required Federal, State, and Local regulations; Operator Qualification; HSSE training and standards; and other required applicable regulations (e.g. AQMD, SPCC, Hazmat, RCRA, Weights and Measures, etc.).
Actively support and participate in the LEAN processes, audits, inspections, and other company sponsored initiatives
Duties may vary based on product, location, and on/offshore.
This position is considered an "individual contributor" position; however, there are situations where it is necessary to work with other personnel and customers in order to successfully complete tasks and responsibilities. Individual will work with Shell Project Teams on specific initiatives. Additionally, much of the work is self-driven; teamwork is a must within this group.
This position is part of a team supporting the pipelines, stations, and other pipeline facilities within the assigned geographic area. The position will require Fitness to Work physical for remote locations.
This position covers a large area and wide range of equipment. This position requires up front planning to execute tasks timely and safely.
Some challenges experienced in this role is limited access to electrical drawings, local SME support, and a multitude of aged/newer equipment (PLC’s, HMI’s, etc).
The successful candidate should be familiar with standard reciprocating compressor controls and functions, furnace controls, analyzers, and basic measurement functions. Preference is that successful Electrical Technician has 2+ years’ experience working with high pressure ethylene/propylene (or similar product) and has a basic understanding of ethylene/propylene dehydration systems.
This position performs in a remote location with limited support staff. A successful candidate will thrive in a demanding environment performing a variety of roles and duties. In addition, there could be work in confined spaces and potentially at heights above 6 feet.
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Shell is a global group of energy and petrochemicals companies with over 90,000 employees in more than 70 countries and territories. In the US, we have operated for over a century and are a major oil and gas producer onshore and in the Gulf of Mexico, a recognized innovator in exploration and production technology, and a leading manufacturer and marketer of fuels, natural gas and petrochemicals. We deliver energy responsibly; operate safely with respect to our neighbours and work to minimize our environmental impact. We are in search of remarkable people who will thrive in a diverse and inclusive work environment to deliver exciting projects locally and globally. People who are passionate about exploring new frontiers. Innovators and pioneers. People with the drive to help shape our future. Because remarkable people achieve remarkable things.
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Texas - Mont Belvieu
Experience & Qualifications:
5 years’ experience minimum in the electrical discipline.
Experience performing maintenance and/or operations of crude oil, finished products, and chemical on a pipeline asset.
Experience performing maintenance of geographically dispersed assets.
Must be able to pass training NFPA70E, NEC, and OSHA1910.269.
Strong understanding of station PLC logic and instrument protective functions on pipeline systems.
Experience in the execution of preventive and reactive maintenance in the Electrical discipline.
Experience in troubleshooting electrical systems and controls.
Experience in failure analysis and equipment reliability.
Experience in cost and budget management.
Ability to navigate and query reports in SAP, SOU, and other software.
Experience in procurement and work scheduling.
Required experience in conducting Job Hazard Analysis.
Required experience in obtaining and issuing Work Permits.
Required experience in applying Lockout/Tag Out.
Knowledge of OSHA Electrical Safe Work Practices.
Must have proficiency in working on a computer, using standard operating programs, and entering information into systems.
Must be proficient in planning, coordinating, and executing work plans and preventative and reactive maintenance programs.
Soft Skills and Physical Demand:
Must demonstrate excellent written and verbal communication skills required to work well and influence others internal and external to the company.
Must have experience working in an environment which requires multi-tasking and the continuous re-prioritization of work tasks due to the demand of keeping systems operational.
Daily activities may include moderate lifting, bending, sitting, kneeling, squatting, standing, walking on uneven ground, climbing, twisting, pulling and pushing.
Must be able to climb tanks over 50 feet high as needed and at least one time per month during inspections.
Must be authorized to work in the United States on a permanent basis without the requirement of a work visa
Must be at least 18 years old
Must have a minimum of a high school diploma
Must be able to speak, read and write English proficiently
Willing to work outside in inclement weather with or without accommodation
Willing to work in compact and confined spaces with or without accommodation
Willing to climb ladders, walk up and down steps, and work at heights with or without accommodation
Must currently hold or be able to qualify to receive a Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC) card. Note, information regarding TWIC qualification standards may be found at https://www.tsa.gov/for-industry/twic
Demonstrated ability to effectively communicate internally and with third party customers
Demonstrated ability to use Windows 360 and common PC/office equipment (type, read, write and email)
Possess a current, valid license to operate a motor vehicle in the United States
To attend to emergencies, successful candidates must reside within 60 minutes of the site, or be willing to relocate to within 60 minutes of the site
Willing to work a rotating shift work schedule
Willing to work overtime, holidays, nights, and weekends
Willing to be on call and meet call-out standards to respond to site responsibilities and emergencies
As a part of the pre-employment selection process, candidates are required to submit to and receive satisfactory results from a pre-employment medical screening, background check and drug tests including hair and oral fluids
Willing to support the company's drug-free work environment, which will include random drug screenings
Willing to support and comply with the company's harassment-free work environment policy
Willing to support and comply with the company’s safety policies and initiatives
Willing to support and comply with the company's diversity and inclusion work environment policies
Willing to achieve satisfactory results on pre-employment testing
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