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Chevron Corporation I&E Reliability Engineer in Belle Chasse, Louisiana

Chevron is accepting online applications for the position through April 12, 2020 at 11:59 p.m. (CT).

Under the direction of the Instrumentation and Electrical Reliability (IER) Team Leader, the Instrumentation & Electrical Reliability Engineer provides leadership and technical expertise in areas pertaining to plant instrumentation and electrical system to ensure safe, environmentally sound and reliable operation.

Responsibilities for this position may include but are not limited to:

  • Analyzing data to evaluate equipment with recurring failures. Identifying the root cause of the failures and developing solutions

  • Providing reliability support on capital and expense projects. Review and provide comments on engineering design packages (issued for approval and construction packages) issued by design engineering and capital projects team

  • Identifying electrical and Instrumentation work for plant outages

  • Developing preventive and predictive maintenance asset strategies. Evaluating the effectiveness of asset strategies and make improvements. Reviewing/Modifying Reliability and Maintenance procedures

  • Identifying improvements in the plant's electrical and instrumentation systems and recommending upgrades

  • Tracking and reporting Electrical and instrumentation Reliability metrics

  • Assisting Maintenance with trouble-shooting problem Electrical and instrumentation equipment

  • Identifying obsolete critical equipment, elevating for resolution, and developing long-term replacement plans

  • Participating/Leading RCM studies for critical Electrical and instrumentation equipment.

  • Support review and deployment of reliability asset strategies

  • Team member of the Factory Acceptance Test and Site Acceptance Test which may be performed at manufacturer or vendor site

  • Engage and participate in the Instrumentation Electrical Reliability (IER) community of practice meetings to share and bring back to the site the best IER practices

  • Provide IER support in alignment with core work processes at the site

  • Build a positive relationship with operations and main partners by supporting key strategic and tactical meetings

  • The position will also require knowledge of electrical maintenance and electrical systems including Medium Voltage applications

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s in Electrical, Computer, Control Systems, Electronics, Electromechanical, Mechatronics, Robotics or Microelectronic Engineering degree

  • A minimum of 3 years engineering experience in the Oil & Gas, Petrochemical or Chemical industry

  • Knowledge and Use of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel)

  • Good Written and Oral Communication Skills

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with cogeneration

  • Knowledge and Use of SAP Software

  • Knowledge and Use of Meridium Software

  • Knowledge and Use of AMS Software

Relocation Options:

Relocation may be considered

International Considerations:

Expatriate assignments will not be considered

Chevron regrets that it is unable to sponsor employment Visas or consider individuals on time-limited Visa status for this position

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Chevron is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religious creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breast-feeding and related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin or ancestry, age, mental or physical disability (including medical condition), military or veteran status, political preference, marital status, citizenship, genetic information or other status protected by law or regulation.

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Chevron Corporation is one of the world's leading integrated energy companies. Through its subsidiaries that conduct business worldwide, the company is involved in virtually every facet of the energy industry. Chevron explores for, produces and transports crude oil and natural gas; refines, markets and distributes transportation fuels and lubricants; manufactures and sells petrochemicals and additives; generates power; and develops and deploys technologies that enhance business value in every aspect of the company's operations. Chevron is based in San Ramon, Calif. More information about Chevron is available at

Chevron is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status, or other status protected by law or regulation.