LyondellBasell Industries Staff Electrical Engineer - Global Engineering in Houston, Texas
LyondellBasell’s Global Engineering Services (GES) is a world-class, central engineering support organization – advancing continuous performance improvements in our manufacturing facilities worldwide. US offices are located at the new Houston Engineering Center only 14 short miles from downtown Houston, TX. The position offers a competitive base salary, bonus, 401K matching, generous benefits package, pension plan and employee discounts.
The Staff Electrical Engineer position is for an experienced Electrical Engineer specializing in Power Systems with 10+ years of applicable experience in the Petrochemial, Chemical or Refinery Industry. Particular areas of interest would be in maintenance practices and design, installation practices for low voltage and medium voltage Power Distribution Systems, grounding systems, all types of motors and motor control equipment, Electrical Testing & Inspection, transformers, UPS, and area electrical classification. This position is in the Global Engineering Services (GES) group that provides leadership and technical support to projects and operations globally throughout the company.
Responsibilities and Accountabilities:*
Function as a credible technical lead on the largest projects being executed within LyondellBasell
o Provide electrical engineering calculations, design, and specifications to support project objectives
o Review design drawing and engineering specifications to ensure conformance with relevant company/industry standards and practices
o Interact with Engineers and Construction contractors, both on-site and off-site
Analyze safety, reliability, and environmental incident data and deliver results in reducing incidents across LYB global sites
Consult, assist, and/or lead as necessary on incident investigations and troubleshooting activities
Steward the development, implementation and maintenance of Global Electrical Engineering Standards
Effectively facilitate teamwork to obtain alignment of organizational goals and gain consensus and support from company personnel
Consult and assist globally sites with the maintenance of existing electrical facilities
Provide training to others on new as well as existing electrical technologies
Mentor less experienced engineers
Participate in global teams and networks
BS in Electrical Engineering from an accredited University
A minimum of 10+ years of industrial experience in Power Distribution within the Petrochemical, Chemical or Refinery Industry
Proven leader with the ability to successfully drive critical initiatives such as global obsolescence planning
Working knowledge of industry codes such as applicable ANSI/IEEE, API, NFPA, IEC
Experience in conducting Power System Studies including Arc Flash Studies and implementing Arc Flash mitigation techniques
Experience in electrical system studies using SKM Power Tools software
Ability to drive globally safety improvements in equipment installations and work processes
Ability to manage multiple/changing priorities
Ability to communicate clearly and concisely both orally and in writing with internal and external clients
Demonstrated knowledge in the field of electrical design, maintenance and troubleshooting of electrical equipment
Ability to interact with electric utilities on behalf of LyondellBasell
Supervisory experience a plus
Global Travel is a requirement for this position
LyondellBasell (NYSE: LYB) is one of the world’s largest plastics, chemical and refining companies and a member of the S&P 500. LyondellBasell (www.lyondellbasell.com) manufactures products at 55 sites in 18 countries. LyondellBasell products and technologies are used to make items that improve the quality of life for people around the world including; packaging, electronics, automotive parts, home furnishings, construction materials and biofuels.
Must be at least 18 years of age and must be legally authorized to work in the United States (US) on a permanent basis without visa sponsorship.
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LyondellBasell is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, veteran status, and other protected characteristics. The US EEO is the Law poster is available here.