Sunday , August 14 2022

Valero Jobs 2022 – Process Control Engineer

Website Valero Energy Corporation

Job Description:

Valero’s employees are the heart of its success, and there is a reason why the company is an employer of choice in the fuels manufacturing and marketing industry. It’s not just the excellent benefits package, or the opportunities for personal growth, it’s also the caring and committed culture of the organization that makes everyone feel like they’re truly part of a team. For more information, visit

Job Responsibilities:

  • Completes MOC’s for changes made to safety systems.
  • Performs routine hardware and software maintenance of Triconex, PLC and Honeywell DCS systems.
  • Actively participates in the development, design, FAT, SAT and commissioning of new PLC, Triconex, DCS and CIS systems or modifications to existing systems.
  • Reads, analyzes, and interprets general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations.
  • Writes reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals.
  • Effectively presents information and responds to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public.
  • Works with mathematical concepts such as probability and statistical inference, and fundamentals of plane and solid geometry and trigonometry.
  • Applies concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions to practical situations.
  • Solves practical problems and deals with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists.
  • Develops detailed engineering documents, procures equipment and materials, coordinates construction contracting, and provides technical support to construction and startup personnel.
  • Develops and reviews control logic on PLCs.
  • Develops and implements process control schemes and control techniques.
  • Develops and implements testing processes, Cause and Effect documentation.
  • Develops proficiency in current processes, procedures and standards related to Safety Systems.
  • Supports PHA’s both as a team member and as an engineer assigned to close gaps.

Job Requirements:

  • Ability to read and interpret engineering drawings (P&IDs, loop drawings, relay logic) preferred.
  • Certified Functional Safety Expert certification preferred.
  • Refinery unit process understanding preferred.
  • Bachelor’s (or higher level degree) in Chemical Engineering, Electrical Control Systems, Mechanical Engineering, or related field required.
  • 2 years of engineering experience in a petroleum refinery required.

Job Details:

Company:  Valero Energy Corporation

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Functions: Engineering Information Technology

Job Location: Wilmington, CA, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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